Ginger Snaps

Tidbits and treats for teachers

January 2012 - Posts

Freebie and Some Clip Art News!!

I have made the move from my Etsy shop to Teachers Notebook for my clip art! It will be so much easier for me now! From this point on, if you could please use my Teachers Notebook Clip Art gallery to purchase your clip art. You can visit the link in the Read More...

Sound Scoot

Hey friends! I feel like it's been forever. I have been so busy, and tired. Did I mention busy??? I have so many requests of clip art to make and Common Core vocabulary cards to finish and I just feel like I have NO time!! I wanted to let you know about Read More...

Seriously disappointed

I don't have anything kind of freebies to share today, but I did have something that concerned me when I checked my email today and I wanted to just approach you bloggers out there. I received an email to my Teacher's Notebook from a fellow blogger who Read More...

Tall Tales

Don't forget that my Teacher's Notebook shop sale will end tonight at midnight! So go take advantage while you can! =) This week, we are focusing on Tall Tales and I am so excited!! My kids had so much fun last week learning about fables. I overheard Read More...

Freebie and a Sale!

Hey friends! I am overjoyed to be at 600 followers. Since I started this teaching blog two years ago, I never imagined that I would still be so passionate about posting things going on in my teaching world. I fell off the planet for a while, but I've Read More...

Fable Graphic Organizer and a Lesson Plan Template

This week we are focusing on fables during Guided Reading. When I pulled up the flipchart today with the essential question, the kids were like, "Yes! I love fables!" I smiled. We read the fable, "The Ant and the Grasshopper" together as a class and then Read More...

1st Grade Common Core Math Word Cards!!!!

I have been working on getting these done all day!! Literally, I started at about 10am and just now finished them! I might have taken some breaks in between, but still, it was a long process!!! I am sorry it took me so long firstie friends!! They are Read More...

Linky and New Clip Art

I am finally joining the party over at Adventures of a 6th Grade Teacher ! And look!! It's my swirly frame! =) I am jumping on the bandwagon and letting you in on a day in my shoes! It varies what time I wake up, but usually it's around 6:30. I don't Read More...

Government Sort and a Shout Out

So last week we learned about the Constitution and how our great nations government was created. We read, "We the Kids: The Preamble to the Constitution," and then learned about the national, state, and local branches of government. To help the kids reinforce Read More...

Martin Luther King Freebie!

So, I have been avoiding school work all afternoon. I got sucked in the Chronicles of Narnia movies that were playing all day! However, tonight, I was finally inspired to create something for you all to use in honor the MLK holiday! I am linking the editable Read More...

5th Grade Common Core Vocabulary

Well blog friends, I have been at home sick for the last two days. I couldn't even get out of bed yesterday. I finally started feeling a bit better this afternoon so I thought I would make the best of my time away from school by finally finishing those Read More...

Money Clip Art and FREEBIE!!

I am excited to unleash my new clip art set because it is something I feel MANY teachers can use in their classrooms when creating things for school! I am also sharing a fabulous freebie I made with my clip art! =) Not trying to toot my own horn or anything! Read More...

Digital Art Giveaway Winner!

So I know this is totally a podunk way to do this, but some people commented but chose not to participate in the giveaway and I even had some people email me through etsy so I thought I would just put everyone in a word document and generate the winner Read More...

Frames and a Freebie!

I have been slaving away creating some new frames today! I have more coming, but I need to a take a break! Here are the newest additions to my Etsy shop! It is also been requested that I create a Winter newsletter and since I promised a freebie by the Read More...