School Holiday Ideas

Collection by Tonya Wright

Tonya Wright
snowmen collage this would be fun to do after viewing the snowman video that has just a song to tell the story

Christmas and getting ready for winter - Learning in Spain

We had lots of fun before Christmas break. I wish I had taken more photos. We had a Grinch day with cute crafts and some writing. Then we watched the film. Can you believe none of my students had heard about The Grinch? They were super excited with the movie. I bought Christmas Print and... Read More

Easy Mother's Day Cards & Crafts for Kids to Make - Crafty Morning

Here are a ton of homemade Mother's Day cards and crafts that kids can make! Moms will love these meaningful gifts!

My Holiday Break

My Holiday Break

Hi everyone, I am back! I know it has been a while, but I so excited to have make the time to blog and create again! Here is what I worked on today. My Holiday Break is quickly coming to an end and there is so much to share! Help your students share all about their break with this 3~2~1 Graphic Organizer and Writing Paper. Click here to come on over to my blog and grab your copy.

Students' Name Tree

Simple Kid Holiday Projects

This year I wanted to keep it simple with my student projects. I am at two different schools and it is not fun lugging materials around. Es...

"All Aboard the Polar Express" - Free printable tickets to turn reading "The Polar Express" into a fun holiday activity!

Love to Learn and Teach

Picture books + holidays = so much fun! I have decided to kick off the holiday season with a list of 25 of my favourite Christmas Picture Books. I hope to blog each day with a new favourite book and with *hopefully* a few freebies along the way. Graphics by Krista Wallden Fonts by Kevin & Amanda, KG Fonts and Rowdy in Room 300 To kick it off, I decided to talk about a new favourite. I hate to admit, but I shied away from this book for far too long and I'm not sure why. Since I read it a few…

Mayflower craft... Add writing piece on the bottom

Thanksgiving crafts that keep kids busy

Keep kids busy with these Thanksgiving activities that need minimal supervision so you can get your Thanksgiving feast on the table this holiday!

100th day gum ball machines

Fun Friday Photos... a lot of them!!

Hi! I'm Teri! I am a first grade teacher and blogger at A Cupcake for the Teacher. On my blog I share classroom ideas, tips and tricks, and K-2 teaching resources. I enjoy writing and crafting, so I love to create activities that tie both together.

26 St. Patrick's Day Primary Printables {Free}, TONS of great freebies including gift tags and games!

11 Free St. Patrick's Day Primary Printables

Teach standards on St. Patrick's Day with quality, free printables. Here are 11 free downloads for primary grades teachers to bring the Luck o' the Irish into your classroom. These St. Patrick's Day themed printables cover math, language arts and treats - making it all feel fun! If you like to give your students something fun to take home on the holidays consider these treats for your lucky ones, who truly are lucky to have you as a teacher! How about baggies full of Lucky Charms? If you've…

Holidays Around the World crafts for kids

Holidays Around the World

I just finished up my favorite product of ALL-TIME… It’s a Holiday Globe Trot with Scott! Globe Trot Scott travels around the world to...

Kindness Elves in the Classroom {FREEBIE}

Celebrating 2017 in the Classroom {Freebie Included!}

I am always looking for new ways to teach kindness in my classroom. It is not as easy as teaching the concrete subjects like addi...

Shovel the Snow. They had put the pile of the snowballs (minimarshmellows) into the cup using a straw. It was totally quiet in the room! Loved this game!

A Third Grade Christmas

Well, we made it! A third grade Christmas all wrapped up and delivered! It has been a BUSY couple of weeks. There were so many ideas I WANTE...

Finally in First Easter Bunny Craft {boy and girl}

Finally in First

A place to share my thoughts, successes and teaching ideas for first grade.