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Use these fun and engaging gingerbread activities to teach math and literacy during the winter season.

Gingerbread Activities for Kindergarten

Who else LOVES using thematic teaching?! I know I do! In kindergarten, it’s especially helpful to use themes as a way to snag student attention and maintain engagement in learning. In the winter, I love using a gingerbread theme in our classroom to work on important math and literacy skills

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Celebrate the Thanksgiving season with these fun Thanksgiving lapbook activities your students will love.

Thanksgiving Activities for Kindergarten

I love to teach all about Thanksgiving in my classroom. It’s such a great topic of conversation for the kindergarten classroom and there’s so much to learn! Since there’s a lot to cover, I like to use lapbooks to keep all of our Thanksgiving activities in one place. Curious as

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Teaching beginnings sounds using games like these helps keep learning and practice fun in your classroom.

Using Games To Teach Beginning Sounds

Teaching children onset fluency skills is such a crucial component of phonemic awareness. If you work with littles, I’m sure you’d agree that much of your day is spent working on isolating specific letter sounds. Since this is something we practice every day in kindergarten, why not make it extra

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Use these fun and engaging kid approved activities when teaching letter sounds in Kindergarten this year.

Teaching Letter Sounds in Kindergarten

Have you heard all the buzz lately about the science of reading? If you’re anything like me, I’m sure your ears perk up anytime you hear about new ways to help our students grow in reading skills! Today I’m going to chat about using the resources you already have to

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Your students will love learning all about pumpkins with these flip book pumpkin activities.

7 Pumpkin Activities for Kindergarten

Pumpkins are such a fun topic of study for the kindergarten classroom! I look forward to diving into pumpkin activities in my room every year. In my classroom, I love using lapbooks to collect all of our pumpkin activities and lessons. Come along as I walk you through exactly how

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Use these 5 fun and engaging shape activities in your classroom this fall.

5 Fun Shape Activities For Fall

One of the best things about teaching kindergarten is getting to use thematic teaching for just about everything. I love themed activities for all topics and shapes are no different! During the fall, we spend a lot of time diving into shapes to lay the foundation for our math lessons

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An All About Me Lapbook is the perfect way to start the new school year with your students. Use these fun and engaging activities to get to know your students.

All About Me Lapbook Activities

All About me is such a fun topic for young learners! I love diving into this theme with my students because they are always so excited to participate. After all, young children are experts on themselves and love sharing facts and favorites of their own. If you’re looking for fun,

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Using games to help students learn letter identification is a fun and easy way to get in lots of letter identification practice in ways your students will love.

5 Fun Games For Letter Identification

Is letter identification feeling a little lackluster in your classroom lately? Teaching young children their letters isn’t always easy. Letter identification can be confusing and requires lots of practice to really sink in. Typically, repetition makes most people think of flashcards, which have their merits, but I have another idea

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Use these fun and engaging back-to-school lapbooks to get your kiddos excited to start the new school year.

6 Fun Activities For Back-To-School Lapbooks

Back-to-school is an exciting time in the primary classroom! With new classrooms, new faces, and brand new learning materials – what’s not to like?! As a kindergarten teacher, I know my new students are eager to join in but they are often a bit nervous also. For this reason, I

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Setting up a back to school writing center is easy with these helpful tips and tricks to get you started.

Setting Up a Back to School Writing Center

Setting up my classroom and planning for a brand new year might be one of my very favorite things about teaching. New materials, fresh classroom decor, and fun (and functional) centers just make my teacher heart SO happy! Whenever I am setting up my classroom for a new year, I

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