Paper Bag Books

Oh yeah! It’s Week #4 of the Undercover Classroom Fold-a-thon! This summer, I have been dishing out the secrets behind all of my favorite foldable…

Double Lapbooks (& More!)

 If you are new to folding in the classroom, welcome aboard! Folding is an easy way to spice up your teaching! If you are late…

Easy Fold Envelope Books

  Today, I would like to show you one of my all-time favorite books to make with students…envelope books! I actually use two different types…

Easy Fold Mini Books

Hello! Welcome to the Undercover Classroom Fold-a-thon! I’m so happy that you are here! If you like to make and use foldable tools in your…

Placemat Bookmarks

Have you noticed all the plastic placemats that are popping up in stores lately? There are so many beautiful patterns to choose from! The dollar store…

Student-Generated Questioning

Here’s a strategy that is so easy to implement, yet will yield tremendous results for your students in the area of reading comprehension. I have…

Fortune Cookie Quotes For the Classroom

“At the end of the day, people won’t remember what you said or did, they will remember how you made them feel.” ~Maya Angelou For…

Shoebox Stories

I don’t know about you, but I am always looking for ways to get kids excited about writing. I believe this idea came from a…

Where in the World Cups

Year after year I am always so surprised by the number of students who cross my path without knowing exactly where they live in the…

Mason Jar Spray Craft

My daughter and I had some fun with a fall craft last weekend. We are trying to keep in mind that fall is just around…