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So I know I might be a little late on this one, but I am newly obsessed with QR codes! It's all thanks to Kristin over at iteach1:1- she makes continue reading
Every month I send home a new behavior calendar for my students.  Students are expected to color in each box before going home depending on the color they end on continue reading
We are excited to be linking up with Farley from Oh' Boy 4th Grade!  We have a blast reading about everyone else and getting to know our Bloggy Friends even continue reading
We made it through January!  It is hard to believe how quickly it flew by but February here we come!  There is so much to celebrate in February between Groundhog's continue reading
I am regularly trying to make everything more "fun" for my little friends, especially one little friend in particular who seems to find all...that we do fun (even if continue reading
I never realized just how much I actually enjoy teaching vocabulary until I really looked at the Common Core Standards and found new ways to teach it! I used to continue reading
Honesty is something I teach my students.  I think we all do.  It is an important life skill and as we recently read the story "Ruthie and the (Not So) continue reading
GarageBand has been an incredible application to use with my first graders on a weekly basis.  I have been using it on our laptops but it can also be used continue reading
I love to use the iPads and MacBooks for any sort of reading response activity during my reading groups.  This week I had my kindergartners identifying the characters and setting continue reading
Whew- I'm not sure how it happened, but this week flew by for me! I thought it would move slowly after being on break for awhile, but surprisingly it went continue reading