I recently went to pick sunflowers at a local farm and wanted to share some photos with you all. I hope they bring you some peace. Well, I made it! Today we discussed how we know…nothing. And it felt GOOD. To have everyone acknowledge that we’re in the same boat. There was no smoke from […]Read More First Day of Professional Development 2020
In honor of what I call “crunch time” (those few days right before you return to the classroom), I am throwing another 20% sale. This will most likely be it for sales until Black Friday so shop now! I know our budgets are tight and our stress levels are through the roof so if I […]Read More Crunch Time
We start our PD on Monday and I am excited and it doesn’t seem real. But I’m also afraid. If I made a list of my fears, I’d drown. So instead of listing my fears, or even the overwhelming facts and to-do lists, I want to list my hopes. I hope I can be a […]Read More Big Bundle of Nerves
Everything in my TpT store will be 20% off 8/23/2020 to 8/26/2020 to help teachers that are just figuring out what they might be teaching (and how they’ll be teaching it!). I know times are tough and everything feels overwhelming. It turns out, I am heading back into the classroom…starting next week! So I completely […]Read More Last Minute Back- to – School Sale
But nothing’s quite the same… So this year, I am beginning the year in a support role. This will be my first Fall without a classroom position lined up. I’m sad but I’m still hopeful and keeping my eyes open for the right opportunity. Without a classroom to prepare, I’ve been hard at work creating […]Read More Back to School
One of my favorite things about teaching is that start of the year giddy feeling that anything is possible. It’s always been my favorite part of school, even as a child. Back to school shopping was (and still is) my favorite thing to do as I imagine all the wonderful things that could happen. You […]Read More NETFLIX INSPIRED BACK TO SCHOOL ICEBREAKER
Teaching from home due to the coronavirus COVID-19? I have you covered with no prep, online lessons.Read More Online Lesson Plans for Coronavirus Prep
Get the entire House on Mango Street full unit!Read More House on Mango Street
Unsure where your students are struggling within the high school writing standards? These bell ringers solve that issue.Read More 164 Bell Ringer Slides are HERE!
Review grammar with high school students using celebrity tweets!Read More Celebrity Tweets to Review Grammar in High School.