Roll a Task: Brain Break
This is a tool to give your kids brain breaks throughout the day. When your kids get restless, take a few minutes to play the game! Call on a student to roll a die and then everyone does the corresponding exercise. Repeat until your brain break time is up or you have done all of the tasks.If you lik...
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Alphabet Puddle Jump - A Crafty LIVing
Alphabet Puddle Jump! A fully adaptable rainy day, learning through play activity for Toddlers, Preschoolers AND School Age Kids!
Book Talks for Elementary Kids - Lessons by Sandy
Book Talks are a powerful way to share new books with students and encourage them to try out different genres they may not have thought about before. While I have been doing book talks with my students for years, I wanted to bump it up a notch and not only have them begin to create... Read more
Word of the Week Routine to Enhance Vocabulary + FREE Worksheet
Having a Word of the Week routine is an effective way of getting students to interact with and learn the meaning of new words. It helps students with their vocabulary acquisition which directly results in improved reading and writing skills.
All About Animal Research and Writing
This pack includes 2 graphic organizers and an "all about" book that can be differentiated. My students LOVED using this when researching about animal and even more so that they got to make a book after!
Easy Paper Tunnels for Little Car Lovers - Mama.Papa.Bubba.
Sometimes the very simplest things turn out to be the biggest hits, don’t they? Take these insanely easy paper tunnels for example… A totally random idea, thrown together on the spot, and yet Sam just loves them. Do all little car lovers have a ‘thing’? I once nannied a little car lover who was obsessed…
Home Learning Choice Boards for Preschool, Pre-K, and Kinder Distance Learning
Keep the learning going at home with these Home Learning Choice Boards. Send home via email, on your school website, or print paper copies. You can send this home via email, secure app, or put in your Goggle Classroom during the pandemic. It MUST be a secure site or app that only families in your cl...
Rubber Band Paddle Boats
Make fun homemade toy rubber band boats that will paddle around your bath tub! They need just a few simple supples that you likely have on hand.
Online Zoo With Pictures, Facts & Videos: A Virtual Zoo For Kids & Adults
Welcome to the Online Zoo: a virtual zoo with pictures, facts & videos. Discover the world's most incredible animals. It's FREE & always open: visit now!
Reading Response Worksheets - Graphic Organizers and Printables
This huge Reading Worksheet Printable Pack features 100 different printables for bookwork activities. There are both fiction and non-fiction printables that are able to be used with ANY TEXT which means that this pack can be reused all year round. There are SO many different activities which allow s...
Invitation To Create - Robot Lab
Invitation To Create: Robot Lab. Open ended creative paper craft for kids. Great for color and shape recognition & fine motor development. Perfect for preschoolers, kindergartners, and elementary students.
10 tips to use Google Classroom effectively and efficiently - Ditch That Textbook
Google Classroom streamlines the management of student work — announcing, assigning, collecting, grading, giving feedback and returning. It has certainly saved many teachers hours of work. Without a solid workflow and some strategy, grading digital work can be cumbersome. Google Classroom does make working with student work more efficient — but only if you understand how […]
Parents! Mindfulness Activities For Kids - Tools for Your Trauma Informed Space at Home!
BREATHING EXERCISES for YOUR TRAUMA SENSITIVE CLASSROOM, CALM CORNER, DISTANCE LEARNING or HOMEThe Breathing Exercises for Kids Book, Task Cards, Mindfulness Brain Breaks and Posters is now also in Google Slides™ for distance learning social emotional learning support. These exercises will help br...