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I just have a quick post this evening. We got some VERY good news at my school this week. After MUCH work, and many hours we found out that we will be receiving an Indigo Love of Reading Grant for $84 000 over the next three years. Yahoo!!!!! That’s $84 000 for books and literacy initiatives. [...]
That's right! The end is close enough that we can start prepping our kids for the big transition to first grade! I am ready, are you? (Well sort of ready!)
Recently we wrote stories about why we are ready for first grade. Focused on what we know and of course how we are acting. Here's the page we used for free:
This is what I got... funny ...
Joey has an older brother. In fact, his older brother goes to our school. Sam is in fifth grade so the age difference is pretty big, but the way he takes care of his little brother is something to be admired. Last week, the book fair started in our school’s library. The day it began, [...]
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Below are just a few of the sites that I have added to KB…Konnected Kids: Enrichment Sites for Students who Finish Early. Currently there are 300+ sites arranged by categories.
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Happy, happy Saturday!
It's been one heck of a week. But thankfully, testing is over.
We have Field Day this upcoming week and I'm praying the kids
can release some of this built up energy.
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Search Scholastic Book Wizard for children’s books from all publishers by reading level and grade levels. Level books in classroom library by Guided Reading, DRA, Lexile(R) levels.
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10+ Mother Goose resources to help celebrate Mother Goose Day (May 1).
Sporacle: Mother Goose Headline News
Sporacle: Missing Word
The Real Mother Goose
Sporacle: Goose or Seuss
Mother Goose Riddles (printable)
Braingle: Mother Goose Logic Puzzle
Braingle: Old Mother Goose Trivia Quiz
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A child's name is very special and this simple watercolor activity turned out to be a fun and colorful way for our students to focus on the letters in their name.
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9 issues available to teachers, librarians and parents to print out and use with kids/classes.”
Wow! Literacy Lava offers more than a boatload of ideas, strategies, resources from people passionate about children’s literacy and learning.
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What is a food chain or a food web? What is a carnivore, herbivore, omnivore or scavenger? To answer question like these I made a set of food web science definition cards for my students. Each card has a picture of an organism to represent each term along with a simple, easy to understand definition. See the sample picture below. It ...