Frog Craft for Kids

My classroom is TOAD-ally not ready for school to start, but I am! I’m excited to meet a new group of wonderful, energetic, and smart kindergarten students! This frog craft for kids is a great way to show students…

Pineapple Craft for Kids

Who doesn’t love pineapples? This easy and fun pineapple craft for kids is the perfect way to start the school year with this sweet treat! However, beware because glitter is involved! I am teaming up with Fiskars to provide…

Watermelon Craft for Kids

Nothing screams summer like this watermelon craft for kids! It is back-to-school time for many of us and we are diligently getting our classrooms ready and planning for the first week. This low-prep watermelon craft for kids is fun,…

Flower Craft for Kids

As we begin another school year, it is important to remember what students know coming into school (sometimes more than others). In kindergarten, I often have to remind myself that many come in to kindergarten not able to line…

Back to School Cactus Craft for Kids

  Cactus themed classrooms are all the rage right now! This fun and engaging cactus craft for kids and editable tags is the perfect way to start your school year! I am teaming up with Fiskars to provide you…

THE JELLY DONUT DIFFERENCE – SPREADING KINDNESS

Some of my favorite books are those that build character and leave a lasting impression on our students. That’s exactly what Maria Dismondy, an award-winning author, emphasis in her books. As a twin, I can easily relate with Maria…

Creating Simple Centers From The Dollar Tree

Every teacher loves the dollar store. Why? Because it is so cheap! These simple center activities using items from the Dollar Tree are sure to be a huge hit in any kindergarten classroom. Whether you’re on a tight budget…

HALLOWEEN POPCORN BOX PARTY 2016

It’s time for the 2016 Annual Halloween Popcorn Box Party Party hosted by Laura Kelly from Me And My INKlings! This year I am sharing a ghost made with white felt.     It started out looking like this.…

Olympic Themed Birthday Party

  Whether you’re watching the opening ceremony or cheering on your favorite event, the Olympics are the perfect opportunity to throw a festive themed party. This year for my brother’s 30th birthday, I decided to put together an olympic…

Sweet Treats: Kindergarten Tailgate Party

Preparing for a successful Back-to-School Night, Open House, or Kindergarten Tailgate Party can be stressful and time-consuming. This sweet treats kindergarten tailgate party is an easy, fun way for incoming students to meet their teacher, to play games, to…