I love doing seasonal crafts with my students. My favorite craft ideas are the ones that are unique and not cookie cutter. There's just something special about each piece looking different and having students put their own unique spin on ... Read More about Pumpkin Craft for Kids
Around October many classrooms do a study on bats, spiders, and owls. As part of your owl activities for Kindergarten you might read books and learn about their life cycle and habitats. You might also do an activity to help students learn ... Read More about Owl Activities for Kindergarten
Most schools observe Fire Safety during the first part of October. This is the week that schools set aside to teach about fire safety and what to do in the event of a fire. This week often includes a school visit from the local fire ... Read More about Free Fire Safety Math Game
When falls rolls around, I look forward to two things: cooler temperatures and pumpkin spice - well pumpkin spice coffee. One of our favorite traditions each year is taking a trip to the pumpkin patch. It's such a magical time of year and I ... Read More about Fun Fall Snack Idea for Kids
Mornings in the classroom can be hectic. Students trickle in at different times, some aren't quite wake yet, and then there's attendance and other teaching "housekeeping duties". If you're looking for a way to add some calm to your ... Read More about Fall Literacy and Math Tubs for Kindergarten + a Freebie!
A community helpers theme is a great way to teach kids how the community works and about those who work behind the scenes to keep things running smoothly. Teaching about the different roles community members play helps students understand ... Read More about Community Helpers: Activities for Kindergarten