Amazon Books

Amazon Books

Today I went to the mall to make a few returns. On my way out I noticed that the Converse store shut down and is now AMAZON BOOKS. Yes, you read that correctly - amazon. First they bought Whole Foods, now they have a book store. What's next? The store is incredible! It's brand new [...]

September Prep

September Prep

Today we got a surprise half day because of the heat - well, the students did. What I got was two extra hours to get things ready for the end of the year and luckily next school year also! I created two bulletin boards for September. One for classroom rules that I plan on keeping [...]

Snack on Adjectives!!Β 

Snack on Adjectives!!Β 

For our May hallway display I came up with an idea to incorporate a craft and something my students needed some major help with: adjectives. They were struggling to understand adjectives and identify them within a sentence, so we spent some time talking about what adjectives are and brainstorming adjectives to describe how a noun [...]

Earth Day w/ The Lorax

Earth Day w/ The Lorax

Take a look at the final result of our class bulletin board for Earth Day! After reading the story and writing about how we can help the earth, I took the students pictures and created this masterpiece of a bulletin board. All my little lorax's are speaking for the trees and making a pledge to [...]

Watch Us Grow

Watch Us Grow

PARCC testing is finallyΒ over! Although I don't have to worry about all that in second grade, it was still killing my creative vibes since we couldn't display anything in the hallways all month long. Thank goodness that's done with (at least until May). For our spring hallway display, I had the kids turn themselves into [...]