Pixy Stix Valentine Cards

So, I searched high and low for a bargain price on the Strawberry Fields Tic Tacs, but the cheapest I could find them in my…

February Pick 3 Pinterest Linky

It’s February and I am beginning to see the shift. My sweet, innocent, beginning of the year third graders are turning into miniature adolescents. Sigh.…

Thinking Deeply About WONDER

Do you use task cards in your classroom? I started using them a few years ago, and I feel that they have really enhanced my…

Multiplication Fact Fluency

If you teach third grade like I do, I bet that you are working on multiplication fact fluency with your students.  Do you have a…

Sock Snowmen

I decided to make sock snowmen with my students this year. Cute, huh? Well, I must have been feeling really ambitious that day. I’ll be…

January Pick 3 Pinterest Linky

As the holiday break draws to a close, it is time to shift gears back into school mode. I have tons of curriculum to teach…

Undercover Christmas Tree

Did you display a Christmas tree in your classroom this holiday season? Does your school even allow Christmas trees for classroom decoration? I know that…

TPT Cyber Sale! Click. Save. Smile.

It’s time to fill up your shopping cart! The Teachers Pay Teachers Cyber Sale is this Monday and Tuesday! Use the promo code “SMILE” to…

Unexpected Dinner Guest

“Nearly all the best things that came to me in life have been unexpected, unplanned by me.” ~ Carl Sandburg On Thanksgiving morning, my table…

Noodles and Turkeys

Hello Friends! How many of you are planning a Thanksgiving feast at your own house on top of Thanksgiving festivities in your classroom? It is…