This year I was incredibly fortunate to receive over 300 books for my classroom library! My district provided them for each classroom teacher in our school! I am BEYOND excited and THANKFUL! I have taken the time to organize the books in my classroom library and really want to make sure that all of ... Read More about Classroom Library Sticks
Number boards are an excellent addition to kindergarten number sense practice. They are a great way to show students the many different ways to represent a number. Not only will they help your students learn the numbers one to ten, but they will really get a deep understanding of each number! In ... Read More about How to Use Number Boards for Number Sense Instruction
The past 2 weeks I have slowly been introducing centers to my class and we are finally ready to go full force into our September math & literacy centers! The 8 centers in my class are: Writing, Puzzles, ABC, Math, Listening, Library, Computers, and Art. Here is a look at some math centers we ... Read More about September Math & Literacy Centers!
My wonderful kindergarten class just finished their 3rd week of school! I can't believe how fast it has gone by! We have been working hard, having fun, and learning so much each day. They have really started to build their stamina at being at school all day long. (They were very sleepy the second ... Read More about 3 Weeks Already?! & FREEBIES!
At the beginning of the year I like to focus on NUMBERS! The first week of school I like to review numbers 1-5 to get a feel for how well my students know their numbers. Then, each week I focus on a number for the entire week and teach them a variety of ways to show that specific number. I ... Read More about Numbers, Numbers, Numbers! & FREEBIES!
Names! We continued to work VERY hard on writing our names by ourselves. I had quite a few students who did not know how to write their name. I am one proud teacher though! A handful of those students who did not know how to write their name were able to write their names by themselves this week! We ... Read More about More Name Activities!