Hey Hey! I am finally sitting down to write this post of fun End of the Year activities I do in my classroom! To be honest, I wanted to write it 2 weeks ago! But let's be real... end of the year crazy is no joke!! Here are a few of my favorite things to do with my students before summer break! First I get my students started on their memory books! They absolutely love these! This year was my first year to bind them. I printed the cover page on astrobrights cardstock and then added a blank piece to the back. Then I binded them at school using our binding machine! … [Read more...] about End of the Year Activities
Mother's Day is coming and I always like to do some fun things in my classroom with my kiddos! Their Moms love to see little gifts come home from school. As a 3rd grade teacher, I do try to make it include a good amount of writing! This year my students will be making a few different things. The first is a Mother's Day flipbook! I have them write 5 reasons they love their mom under each flap. Then, they can illustrate it. I also like them to do this flower craft using adjectives to describe their mom. We talk about what makes a "good" adjective and what makes our … [Read more...] about Mother’s Day Ideas!
Hello Hello! I love doing fast and simple seasonal activities with my students, and I love it even more when It becomes a cute gift I can send home to families! In November, I told you about my Thanksgiving parent gift. I thought I would do the same for Valentine's Day! All you need is a frame, some baby wipes, and a white board marker! 1. Print this cute freebie from my TpT store and stick it in the frame. 2. Have students write with the marker on the frame why they love their family. 3.Snap their picture. DONE! I plan on uploading these to be printed at my … [Read more...] about Quick & Easy Parent Valentine’s Day Gift!