FREE Fall Worksheet Packet for Preschool-First Grade

Fall is here! The children are thinking about what they want to be for Halloween and enjoying all the fall harvest decorations in their surroundings.   I remember getting so excited about this time of year as a child.  I created this Free Fall Worksheet Packet for Preschool – First Grade to keep the excitement of fall in our little students minds.  This Free Fall Worksheet Packet for Preschool – First Grade has a total of 4 pages to master addition {Read More}

Ways to Hold Students Accountable with Independent Reading and FREE Printable

One of the most frustrating tasks as an English Language Arts Reading teacher is holding your students accountable for their independent reading during class and at home. I found that if I take a sincere interest in their reading book selection they are more opt to actually take advantage of their independent reading time. I’m always looking for creative ideas on what to use instead of basic reading logs. 5 Ways to Hold Students Accountable in Reading other than Reading Logs Independent {Read More}

How to Teach Spanish to Elementary Students – Super EASY

This is a sponsored post written on behalf of Spanish for You. Within the first week or sooner, your student(s) will be able to understand, speak, read, and write sentences in Spanish even if you don’t know a lick of Spanish. Yes, it’s possible. The secret resource is Spanish for You. Spanish for You! is fun, affordable, and easy-to-use with your kids at home grades 3-8 or for classes you teach. This curriculum is built on 17 years of teaching experience {Read More}

A FUN way to Introduce Customs and Culture to your Children

If You Were Me and Lived in… is a comprehensive series that introduces customs and culture to ages 4-8. Carole P. Roman’s groundbreaking books explores the many aspects of our lives worldwide and opens the door to discussions on the variety of people sharing the globe. Each book compares language, food, places to visit through the eyes of a child of the same age. Pack with interesting facts, the books are elastic enough to include older children in discussions and {Read More}

FREE Reading Genre Posters for Classroom and Homeschool Library

Being a reading teacher, teaching the different genres is required according to the state standards. However, it’s one of my favorite subject to teach to my students.  Reading Genre Posters are one way to introduce the different reading genres to your students. I like to pick one reading genre per week and concentrate on reading and sharing the specific genre with the class. I have students pick a book or article that interests them within that genre either in the {Read More}