Spring Unit in Kindergarten: Tips for a successful science unit
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Spring Unit in Kindergarten: Tips for a successful science unit

Don’t look outside if you are in New York because then it makes it hard to believe that spring has already begun! Snow or not, we are springing into our latest unit and have so much fun! This year my colleagues and I are test-driving our newest Science/Social Studies unit and the students are loving … Continue reading

Week One Kindergarten: Expectations
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Week One Kindergarten: Expectations

Notice in the title I didn’t say “rules.” I think that “rules” tend to have a negative connotation and are often the things that get “broken” and this leads to a “consequence” (Enough “quotes” for you there?). Over the years I have tried to start focusing on the positive and look for what we should be … Continue reading

I teach kindergarten and I used to not like, but I now am loving Teachers Pay Teachers…
Thoughts and Opinions

I teach kindergarten and I used to not like, but I now am loving Teachers Pay Teachers…

I used to agree with this guy: http://mattbgomez.com/i-dont-like-tpt/, except add to that my biggest reason: Why can’t these teachers just share??  I figured that we all work so hard for our money. We are under-appreciated and over-worked, but we love our jobs. I was that person pinning ideas like crazy, and spending time and money to … Continue reading