Number Sentence Sorts: Easy Addition Math Center

Are you looking for an easy math center for your first and second graders? I am always looking for fun games to help my students with their basic addition facts. Flashcards are a great resource for memorization. Sorting activities are another way to help … Read More

Teachers and Self-Care: Can You Make the Pledge?

As I sat looking at the chart of different joints in the human body, one phrase kept running through my mind like a Times Square ticker tape: “But we still won!” These were the words a fourth-grader exclaimed in the middle of my story … Read More

Quick Guide: Travel with the Time Warp Trio!

What resources do you use to help your second and third-grade elementary students understand history? That was the question on my mind as I searched for materials to help my second graders learn about Ancient China. I had plenty of fiction and nonfiction picture … Read More

Poetry Month: Booger Love by Brod Bagert

I love this little booger, All shiny, green, and black, You can hold it for a minute, But I want my booger back….Brod Bagert, Giant Children In honor of Poetry Month, I am posting a poem that I have enjoyed reading to my first grader … Read More

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