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Glow Stick Treat Tags – A Little Light for Halloween Night

I love giving my students treats on holidays. Sadly candy is a big “no-no” to send home anymore, so I came up with this alternative for Halloween… glow sticks!  I grabbed a 100 pack of them from Oriental Trading and that gave me enough to make packs for my students at school and to send…

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Easy Peasy Pumpkin Monsters

Raise your hand if you are taking a field trip to the pumpkin patch! We have ours in October, so I definitely wanted to grab the decorating kits from Oriental Trading for our pumpkins after the trip. I decided on the Foam Monster Decorating Craft kit because we will be reading all of our favorite…

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HANDS-ON COUNTING WITH MATH MATS

At the beginning of every year in my classroom, well usually ALL year, I have students that are working one to one correspondence, identifying numbers and counting to 10. For my students that take a lot of practice to get this skill, doing the same counting activities over and over again can cause them to…

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