Jessica

5 Pillars of Reading

It’s important to understand reading fundamentals when you’re asking yourself why your kid can’t read. Unlike popular belief, reading is not just saying the words on a given page. It’s actually much more than that. There are 5 Pillars of Reading that teachers must focus on in order to help struggling students become readers. 5 …

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Interactive Read Aloud

Many people see interactive read alouds as just a free for all. You pick a book off the shelf at random, open it up, and read to your students for 10-15 minutes; however, it is SOOOOOOO much more than that. Or should be at least. Every moment you have with your students is VITAL. If …

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Sweet Treat Notes – Thankful Notes to Students

You guys!! It’s the most wonderful time of the year. I absolutely love Fall. The pumpkin scents, the delicious frappes, the cooler weather. Man, it’s the best. Buttttttt my absolute favorite part about Fall is that it’s the season of giving and being thankful. The Fall holidays are a perfect time for you to remind …

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Jenga Math

Jenga has been a hit in my classroom for years now. It’s the one game my students NEVER get tired of playing. I’ve created a Jenga math review set that goes over TONS of different math skills needed in a primary classroom such as: Fractions, Shapes, Addition, Subtraction, Place Value, Time, Money, Skip Counting, Comparing …

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Preschool Farm Theme Lessons

Guys! Summer is HERE! Can you believe it? The school year felt like it had JUST begun, and it’s already came and went. I must’ve blinked. This summer I’ll be staying at home with my two sweet peas and loving on them allllll dayyyyyy longgggg! 🙂 My oldest (10) is super independent now but my youngest …

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