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!
Hi friends!! I know last week was JUST St. Patrick's Day, but I couldn't resist doing something sweet for my staff the week before Easter!! We have Friday off so I needed something quick and easy!! I ran to Hobby Lobby and grabbed these adorable paper treat bags..seriously..I could use them for everything! I also got mini clothespins..because again..love them! I am going to fill the paper bags with m&m easter egg candy. Okay maybe not FILL them..but you get the idea! I whipped up this tag to attach on the front of the bag! You could … [Read more...] about "EGG"stra Sweet Teachers: Staff Sunshine!
I am so excited it is March yall! I love spring time weather, and I love doing all sorts of spring themed things in my classroom! Here are a few quick things we are doing this month! (stay tuned for a freebie!!) As some of you may know, I love bringing writing into my classroom ALL the time. My students love writing from different writing prompts each season & holiday! I use these a variety of ways. I use them in stations a lot. I sometimes project them on my document camera for everyone to use the same prompt. my students really enjoy them! See them here! One … [Read more...] about March Classroom Ideas! (with freebies!)