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Sunday Funday Instagrammies!

Instagram has provided teachers a quick and fun way to share the amazing things going on inside and outside our classrooms! I love being nosey & seeing what everyone is doing {& buying!!} Since I am a huge fan of the Grammy Awards, but they only happen once a year, I decided to host my…

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A Strategy & A Snack: Answer First Strategy & Baked Chick Peas!

Who doesn’t love snacks? & what teacher doesn’t like a few new teaching strategies to get the kids excited! So starting today, and every Saturday after this, I am going to start my own little linky party….  If you would like to join in, just share a quick strategy you like to use in your teaching {delivery…

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The reason I don’t get anything done…. {Fav Pins Friday}

Hi guys! I’m linking up with Cara from The First Grade Parade for her Favorite Pins Friday Linky! I love me some pinterest, esp. while in traffic {hehe} or while I waiting for something {dr. office, oil change, etc.} Here are a few of my fav. pins from this week! I love the industrial look…

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Be Proactive: Setting Clear Guidelines for Ipad Usage in the Classroom{Freebie!}

I consider myself very blessed to have Ipads for my classroom. My students absolutely love “playing” on them, and I use them as a reward for good behavior/work. I will also set up an Ipad station from time to time if I can find an app or a website that pertains to the lesson. From…

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Be Proactive – Get organized by using checklists for everything! {Freebie & App Review!}

As a sped teacher, I have a million “tasks” to do every. single. day. I am sure most ALL of you can relate!! When the school year begins and I have my schedule, minutes, and goals all organized, I like to create checklists for just about everything {Before school routine, Morning routine, Specific classroom set-up routines, Lesson…

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DIY Button Push Pins && Fraction Pack Giveaway Winners!

Hello all! Does anyone else feel like summer is FLYING by? I hate it. I have accomplished nothing! Any who… I got a little crafty today for the Monday Made-it Linky with Fourth Grade Frolics Last month, I made a giant chevron corkboard for my classroom. Well, plan old push-pins don’t do this guy justice,…

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You want a piece of this? {New Fraction Packet Giveaway!}

Hi all! I have FINALLY finished what I think may be my new favorite product on TPT! I love fractions – they can be so hands-on and fun when students understand their functionality! Here is a little look at my newest project! PHEW! Now for the fun part – leave a short comment telling me…

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