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Lindsay Ward
Guess Who? Cards are a simple time-filler activity for those times that you need to fill about 5 minutes before recess or lunch, or the end of the day. This activity also strengthens sense of belonging and community in the classroom. End Of Year Activities, Classroom Activities, Icebreaker Activities, Classroom Team Building Activities, Grade 8 Classroom, Team Bonding Activities, Icebreakers For Kids, Community Building Activities, Building Classroom Community

Time Filler Idea: "Guess Who?" Cards

What do you do when there are five minutes left in class? One of my favorite quick activities is "Guess Who?" cards. Give each student a recipe card and have her write about ten facts about

Fun and easy Bear Track Stamping with a paw shape potato stamper. Perfect for to… Fun and easy Bear Track Stamping with a paw shape potato stamper. Perfect for tot school, preschool, or the kindergarten classroom. Bears Preschool, Preschool Themes, Preschool Activities, Preschool Camping Theme, Camping Theme Crafts, Fairy Tale Activities, Toddler Art, Toddler Crafts, Toddler Activities

Tot School: Bears - Mrs. Plemons' Kindergarten

Do your kids LOVE Brown Bear, Brown Bear as much as mine? This story is such a classic I just had to plan a week theme around Bears and our favorite Brown Bear books. **This post contains affiliate links for your convenience. View our full disclosure policy here.** Here were our plans for Bear week: And […]

Love this color poem! Color poem anchor chart for Pre k or kindergarten. Kindergarten Poetry, Kindergarten Colors, Kindergarten Anchor Charts, Preschool Colors, Teaching Colors, Kindergarten Classroom, Preschool Activities, Preschool Poems, Fall Preschool

The Week in Rewind, A Peek At My Week, and Fall is Here!

This past week seemed so fast and furious. The weekend went by even faster. It’s 6:00 on Sunday night and in a few hours I’ll be starting ...

Grab some recycled materials to make a simple cardboard tube bear kids& craft. Grab some recycled materials to make a simple cardboard tube bear kids craft. Animal Crafts For Kids, Crafts For Kids To Make, Toddler Crafts, Preschool Crafts, Art For Kids, Zoo Crafts, Children Crafts, How To Make, Cardboard Tube Crafts

Cardboard Tube Bear Craft - Creative Family Fun

Create a zoo and fill it with this simple cardboard tube bear craft. It's a simple and fun kids craft that makes use of recycled materials.

What a fun, cute way to assess voice. Great idea for music classroom for Kindergarten. Preschool Names, Name Activities, Preschool Music, Teaching Music, Preschool Ideas, Transition Songs For Preschool, Movement Preschool, Preschool Literacy, Preschool Printables

Back to School Calendar Book

Update: See this post for how my calendar book looks now! It evolved throughout the years to be more of a daily journal page in which we ...

Chrysanthemum book & activity to teach about being different. (Respect) Super cute idea for primary or preschool Back To School Poem, Beginning Of The School Year, First Day Of School, Name Activities, Preschool Songs, Poems For Kindergarten, Writing Activities, Chrysanthemum Book, Chrysanthemum Activities

Chrysanthemum...What a Perfect name!

Hello Everyone! Hope you're about to have a funfilled weekend! During tutoring today, one of my little sweeties reminded me of the cutest ...

Kitchen floor crafts: dandelion painting art projects for ki Projects For Kids, Diy For Kids, Art Projects, Art For Toddlers, Toddler Art, Toddler Crafts, Nature Activities, Activities For Kids, Creative Activities

Dandelion Painting

It's that time of year again when now that the grass is green the dandelions are popping up too. I have to admit, even though I know they ar...

The Printable Princess: Halloween Counting and Subitizing Freebie Subitizing Activities, Kindergarten Math Games, Numeracy, Kindergarten Freebies, Halloween Activities For Kids, Halloween Games, Halloween Ideas, Children Activities, Halloween Horror

Halloween Counting and Subitizing Freebie

Today I wanted to stop by and share with you this subitizing freebie game that’s perfect for Halloween. If you’re not familiar with subitizing, it’s a fancy name for quickly being able to recognize “how many” without actually counting. It’s an important skill that, once mastered, will help students become successful mini mathematicians. One of ... Read More about Halloween Counting and Subitizing Freebie

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Classroom Rules and Expectations FREEBIE — Keeping My Kiddo Busy

Start as you intend to go. Have you heard this line before? My mentor said this to me as I was preparing my lesson plans my first year of teaching. I didn’t really understand what she meant at the time, but then, funny enough…. someone said the exact same thing with me when I had my first daug

 Greene& Kindergarten Korner--Song to go along with Brown Bear beginning of the year theme (tune of Twinkle Twinkle) Kindergarten Names, Beginning Of Kindergarten, Kindergarten Language Arts, Kindergarten Activities, Kindergarten Poetry, 1st Day Of School, Beginning Of The School Year, School School, Worksheets

Name Idea

Happy Saturday Everyone! I'm happy today because I am going on vacation tomorrow! "Where are you going, Mrs. Greene?" I am taking my k...

Painted Leaf Mobiles Children paint dried leaves and wrap twigs with yarn to make beautiful mobiles. Diy Nature, Nature Crafts, Toddler Crafts, Crafts For Kids, Arts And Crafts, Leaf Crafts, Fall Crafts, Autumn Activities, Art Activities

Painted Leaf Mobiles

By now you know that I am usually very slow in getting my art projects posted here on the blog. This Fall I am mostly writing about things we made a year ago. These beautiful