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Thank you all so much for stopping by and entering the giveaway!  The winners of my St. Patrick’s Day Activity Pack are (drumroll please!!) Laura and Rae!  I am so excited
It is officially March!  The beginning of February flew by with the 100th Day of School and Valentine’s Day but these last two weeks have slowed down a little bit
As you know, I do “making words” activities with my little kindergartners and 1st graders daily.  Something new I’ve done with my little friends recently combines a read aloud, iPads
I have to say the fact that it is March 1st a week from today has really been my motivator all week long!   March always means spring to me
I love alliteration (that might be the first clue I have been teaching first grade for several years!) So “Technology Tuesdays” and “Techy Teacher Tuesdays” are right up my alley!
So Amanda and I had school today rather than a 3 day weekend, and although it’s a bummer that so many other people were off today (including my husband who
We completed our 100th Day of School and are officially 100 Days Smarter!  Last year one of my teammates came in with the idea of “dressing like we are 100
Our tech team sends out weekly suggestions for new programs to try out and one of the ideas several weeks ago was Smore which is a free online tool that can
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
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