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Spring into Technology with Classroom Freebies! Several phenomenal teachers, Technology Tailgate Coaches and bloggers are joining forces for an amazing classroom technology blog hop!  As you hop from blog to

Woohoo- we joined Instagram just yesterday to share pictures and ideas with you in yet another technology format. You know we love all things technology so we figured why not

I am excited to link up with Jess from  I {heart} Recess for my monthly goals!  There are many great reasons to be happy for this linky but let me

It’s Friday (and our last full week in April!)    I am linking up with Teaching Blog Addict, Doodle Bugs: 5 for Friday, and Teaching Maddeness: Friday Flashback!  1. Earth Day

Classroom management is something that I feel as teachers we are always working on.  We are constantly adding new tricks to our bags but  I do not think it is

Having technology in the classroom really does provide me with lots of opportunities to try new ideas out constantly so I am linking up with Fourth Grade Flipper and Technology

First up, I’m linking up with Collaboration Cuties for a science mentor text! Science was a pretty big deal in our classroom when I taught kindergarten and now as a

Whew- this has been quite the week of weather in Chicago- it started off great with a very sunny and warm Sunday, but slowly has become a very rainy week.

It’s a rainy Wednesday here in Chicago but we are quickly making our way through April and although I am not a fan of rain I am happy that it

Weekends always seem to fly by entirely too quickly!  Our weekend was filled with family and food-a good combination if you ask me!  I was also able to go to