Coding Activities for the Classroom
I'm sharing multiple FREE resources that will make it easy and fun to start teaching coding in the classroom! This week is Computer Science Education Week, but teaching about coding and technology is something I'm passionate about year-round. Your students will love my free Ozobot mats, and there's even crowns and certificates to acknowledge your students' special achievements.
Winter STEAM Activities
My elementary students love this interactive winter STEAM challenge to create a snowman or snowflake using simple, inexpensive art supplies. With a fun, easy writing prompt, students can also practice their creative writing skills. This hands-on, engaging STEAM activity is perfect for large group or small group activities!
Free Digital Learning Activity
Need a free, interactive digital STEM activity for your elementary classroom? Your students will love this fun, engaging Tic-Tac-STEM activity! Perfect for large group, small groups, or distance learning, I love using this digital learning freebie in my classroom.
New Year's Writing Prompt
At the start of a New Year, it's always great to have your students set goals and share resolutions they may have for the second half of the school year! My FREE New Year's writing prompt would be great for 1st, 2nd, 3rd, or 4th grade students. The fun "selfie" theme integrates a social media, which will be fun for your elementary students.
FREE Digital Learning Activities
Are you looking for a FREE digital STEM activity for your elementary students? Try my digital Tic-Tac-Stem! Your students will love this engaging activity that can be used in the classroom or for distance learning.
FREE Virtual Learning Resources
With so many schools implementing virtual learning, teachers are using digital resources with their instruction like never before. Here I am sharing a list of companies offering amazing educational resources that have generously changed their paid plans to FREE! Learn more about these FREE online resources and how they can turn virtual instruction into engaging lessons for all students!
Custom Fonts on Google Drive
Many people think that with Google Docs or Slides, there are not many fun fonts available, since uploading your own is not possible. I am here to tell you, that is not true!! Google does in fact have a library full of unique fonts!!! To add Google fonts to your projects select text and hit MORE FONTS Sort by popularity, date added, trending Select as many fonts as you would like The fonts will automatically be installed into your font list and appear across any Google item! #googleedu…
Ozobot mazes are a great way for kids to work on problem solving and coding in the classroom! I'm sharing two FREE mazes that you can use with your elementary students if they struggle with drawing the black lines.
The Best Holiday Shopping Gift List For Teachers | The Creative Classroom
It’s time to fill your online shopping carts with gifts for your favorite teacher friends or yourself! Check out this blog post for my favorite Amazon finds that are perfect for the classroom or for your own teacher style. #TheCreativeClassroom #Christmas2020 #HolidayShopping #ShoppingOnline
10 FREE Educational Apps for Kids
Teachers are always looking for fun, engaging activities to share with their students. Here I am sharing my 10 favorite FREE apps that offer interactive, hands-on activities to practice a variety of academic skills. These apps are perfect for any elementary virtual or traditional classroom!
Social Media Templates for Google
Your students will love these fun and engaging digital social media templates for writing! Since they are digital, it's perfect for distance learning and could be used with your 3rd, 4th, 5th, or 6th grade students. There are 8 different templates that can be used with Google, Microsoft PowerPoint, or even Seesaw. These creative writing activities will excite your students since it incorporates social media!
New Years Classroom Activities
Have your students start the New Year off on a great note with my FREE creative writing activity! This could be used for 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, or 5th grade students. This is a great time for your students to set goals, and start the second half of the year with an engaging activity!
Amazon Prime for Teachers
I love shopping smart and finding the BEST budget-friendly deals on functional products for my classroom on Amazon! Here I have created a running list of items that I have purchased and LOVED using in my classroom, which is focused on STEM, technology, and hands-on learning! Learn more about my easy strategies to save while shopping on Amazon!
2020 Gift Ideas for Your Favorite Stressed Out Teacher — EDUNISTA
2020 has been a year! Especially for teachers! Teachers have been through a lot this year and definitely deserve an extra special gift this year! Check out this list of fantastic gifts to help your favorite stressed-out teacher reduce their stress and take care of themselves while supporting small businesses!