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Poultry Parts of Speech

If you love making grammar fun and hilarious just like the Talking Animals activity – this is FOR YOU! Check out this fun way to make grammar (especially around holiday time) such a funny time in your classroom. Great practice and easy to put together! View this post on Instagram 🦃 Poultry Parts of Speech…

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Welcome to the Pet Gourmet and other Noun Restaurants!

So being in 4th grade, I quickly review parts of speech before getting into structure at the beginning of the year.  Obviously, nouns gets at most 2 days of instruction since we only have about 15 min anyway because this is stressed in the earlier grades. We reviewed nouns and special nouns – common, proper,…

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Emoji Intro Back to School Activity!

A back to school activity can be so tricky to come up with. Yes…you might see cool ones….yes they might look good….but we want some substance. I love this because it gives those not immediate talkers a way to warm up and share + I can respond to those students as well! I love the…

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Grandparents Day Activities & Project Ideas

First up if missed this post last year – here is are some great/HILARIOUS ideas to start off Grandparents Day this year.  Pic below is linked to what I did last year. I’m changing it up some this year because of how much time we get with grandparents and I want to use it wisely.…

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Descriptive Writing 4th Grade – October

We have finished our Personal Narrative pieces and had an amazing author celebration! For the next 6 weeks we will work on Descriptive Writing, ending in a culminating Haunted Halloween piece. To start this unit off with bang – I found these fun ideas from 4th Grade Frolics! We, too, started off with the “Go…

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4 Types of Sentences

I realized I hardly ever blog about grammar.  Hmmm…guess in reality its not my strongest point either but I had to share this idea we worked on the other week! I reviewed the 4 types of Sentences with my students in 4th grade and surprisingly these were new concepts for them.  We dove in and…

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Classroom Reveal – Take a Peek inside

I’m so excited to do an official classroom reveal! Last year I was on a one year leave and didn’t really get a chance to decorate my room, although I just moved 2 states away so it would have been difficult to do in that time (that is neither here nor there!) …. I’m just…

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Monday Made It – Rolled Paper Table Decor!

I finally have time to show off a little of what I have been working on!  These got so much activity on Instagram  (Even Queen of the First Grade Jungle commented…be still my blogging heart!) that I thought I should show you how to make them.  I was inspired by First Class in 4th Grade…

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ULTIMATE Elementary Book!

So as a Kindergarten teacher this year, I’m in charge of planning Round Up for the incoming class.  This has been a fun creative challenge in designing invites and a QR code tour of our school!  I wanted my students to be able to send a message on and reflect about our year!  This is…

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Snowmen at Night Prompt!

Ok, so I saw Cara Carroll’s craft and knew immediately that we had to do it! I had this book already picked out to read next week, so we worked on a prompt to go with it! I made one perfect for my kindergarteners! You can download my free prompt by clicking the picture below!…

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