My class last year was an interesting one! It was a challenge for sure, but the best projects I did were collaborative ones. My students loved creating this project which was inspired by this project I found on Pinterest (of course). My kiddos were super into it and so motivated to put in their best … Continue reading Collaborative Art for the Win!
Snacking is my passion, so is teaching, but everything is better with snacks. As teachers, our snack choices are limited by so many conditions! No nuts, no mess, no utensils, no time, nothing that needs to be heated up or refrigerated and things that can last in a desk drawer for emergencies! I am a … Continue reading Top 5 Teacher Snacks
One of the big goals for my school this year is to bring the fun back into the building. It's so easy to get bogged down in the should do's that we forget all about the want to's. School shouldn't be all about sitting in chairs and shoving as much knowledge as possible down little … Continue reading Bringing the Fun back
Teaching math can be hard! Especially when you have students who are more comfortable with concepts than you are! Here's a fun way to introduce integers to your students with some real life examples. Integers are really everywhere and it's much easier to convince your students to learn something when they know it will actually … Continue reading Lesson Plan: Intro to Integers
1. Don’t sweat the small stuff! This is definitely easier said than done. Sometimes the little things add up to big things and it can be really hard to ...