Hi everyone! I'm so excited to be sharing this post with you today. Over the last two weeks, my educational assistant and I have been implementing new and engaging ways to have our students learn their sight words. I think we have discovered some activities that have been successful and I wanted to to share them with you, so here we go!Magic Sight Words The first activity is a #pinterest inspired ... Read More about Sight Words Practice
As children enter kindergarten, they bring with them many prior experiences, one of them being counting or what we know better as reciting number sequences. This is very similar to children singing the alphabet as it is easy for us to confuse this experience with numerical knowledge. Numerical knowledge has four interrelated aspects that help children develop early number concepts and number ... Read More about Number Sense: More than just counting and writing numbers
For my family and I, the first day of school is always like New Year's Day. In fact we anxiously await, the first day of school, buy new clothes, new school supplies, and celebrate the start of a New School Year! For me it's literally the start of a new year, even more so than January 1st! It's a fresh start for me as a teacher, and also for my kids and student's. I have butterflies in my ... Read More about Happy New Year!
Over the course of this past month, my busy life as a teacher has been quite a journey. One of these experiences is adding to my storybook the opportunity and privilege to collaborate and learn from teacher students from South America, the Country of Ecuador. Learning from them has been an amazing experience. They are currently teachers in Ecuador and are finishing up their 6-month study abroad ... Read More about Tchr888 Meets Ecuadorian Teachers
Hi everyone! As I write this post my cute little family and I are on a road trip to the "Happiest Place on Earth!" Our kids are in for an adventure and I can't wait to see our very own little princes stand in awe of all those Disney Princesses! She loves all of them and knows them by name, but what little girl doesn't right??!!! My boys are just as excited, but aren't as expressive as our little ... Read More about Pop in for the 2nd & 3rd giveaways