19 Lists to Make When Life Gets Overwhelming free printable

Reflections from a Redhead

imagine someone covered with red tally marks meeting someone covered with scars, and getting another tally mark onLY THIS TIME IT'S BLACK

Puzzelstukjes om op allerlei manieren in de klas in te zetten. Bv: Zet de namen van de leerlingen erop en laat ze zo de helft van hun tweetal vinden. Ook in te zetten als oefening met nieuwe woorden of zinnen. Laat de leerlingen de vertaling zoeken.

Don't let your literature anthology dictate the short stories you read with your middle school and high school students. There are so many wonderful short stories out there, many of which can be used to teach a variety of literary elements and paired with other texts. Read on for 13 of my favorites, which literary terms and skills they lend themselves to teaching, plus suggested text pairings and activities.

The Literary Maven

Valentine books for kids and multicultural picture books about love.

What Do We Do All Day

The Blue Whale by Jenni Desmond


Celebrating the seasons - Create a Wheel of the Year that actually spins and learn about the seasons and months of the year

STEAM Powered Family

Mitten Math Snowflake Counting Activity for Preschoolers is a simple winter themed number recognition and counting activity!

Stir The Wonder

25 Fun Weather Activities and Crafts

Kids Activities Blog

Penguin door decor for my classroom. (Trying to stay with my bird theme with a winter flare.) :)

We love to use phonics poems as a fun tool for fluency, visualization, and more! Read the post to see how we use them each week.

Thank God It's First Grade!

AWESOME way of organizing sight words, definitely use this! This makes teaching and reviewing sight words seem easy!

The Organized Homeschooler

Signs for camping theme party. "Let children walk with Nature, let them see the beautiful blendings and communions of death and life, their joyous inseparable unity, as taught in woods and meadows, plains and mountains and streams of our blessed star, and they will learn that death is stingless indeed, and as beautiful as life." (John Muir)


DIY Dinosaur Tangrams - a great math puzzle for kids that you can make yourself. This post has tips on making your own, and explains why tangrams are an important part of a complete math education. These dinosaur tangrams make a great busy bag, too!

Sugar, Spice and Glitter

Leaving this with the sub today. So curious what they'll say!! #iteach7th #iteachtoo #teachersofinstagram #teachersfollowteachers #miss5thswhiteboard

How easy to make..clothes basket to sail boat... (step by step directions). This is a great website with lots of craft ideas for toddlers and preschool

No Time For Flash Cards

Identifying Fractions on a Number Line I Have Who Has Class Game

Teachers Pay Teachers

Create a preschool learning activities binder to help build literacy and math skills. Grab all of the supplies from your local @Walmart #SchoolYearReady AD

Typically Simple