Are you always stumped for ways to incorporate Black History Month into your already jam-packed curriculum-filled day? Black History Month is so important that we need to find a way to squeeze it no matter what. If you watch the video below, you will see how I combined famous African Americans, along with a fun Target $1 item! (Note: the colors of the cards in the video are off-kilter because the ink was running out on my printer, but I assure you that the file colors ... Read More about Mail Delivery for Black History Month
If you do, you are in luck! This particular template can be edited in either Powerpoint or Google Slides, so feel free to type in what you like on the page. You could even have a file of monthly things you always have to do already saved. I am all about saving time whenever possible. Prefer old school? Copy, cut out, and use to jot a note down for some of things you have to do today (and you know you will add to it as the day goes on - you always do with the constant schedule ... Read More about Hooting for a New To-Do List Template
Well, as a result of the snow day off school today for me, you are now gifted with some fun February-themed calendar pieces. Yay! How to Use Your Calendar Pieces: Here's a quick list for using your shiny new free printable pieces that includes a February Header, Numbers 1-29, and an extra blank piece to write whatever you like on it. I am sure there are tons more ideas, but those were just a few from the top of my head. Enjoy your free handout - make sure to grab it ... Read More about February Calendar Love
As I have been working on creating more beach themed items, I realized that many of the items within the clip art were actual items I could go to my local Walmart and buy. Well, of course that got me to thinking as to how I would use some of the items for additional learning purposes (kind of the point, right?) Well, I ended up with 20 activities in all - and all using items such as beach balls, sand pails, shells, and hula hoops! I created a Beach Theme Activities Pack with ... Read More about Heading to the Beach – in January?
Looking for something fun to use as morning work or centers for February? Here is a little something I whipped up for you to enjoy! My freebie is February Journal Prompts! Perfect for the grades 3-5 classrooms! Either print off the pages, and display under an overhead/document camera, or import to an interactive whiteboard! Great for morning work, those few extra minutes of writing, or as a center. Include some discussions in partners for some classbuilding ... Read More about February Journal Prompts for Grades 3-5