Christmas Candy Ball Game-The most fun group game you will ever play. Once you play, you will agree. Instructions for making the Candy Ball and playing the game. Need: candy, shrink wrap, packing tape and two dice.
Writer's Workshop: The Basics of Writer's Anchor Chart for Writer’s Workshop. Cunningham on page describes the process of Writer’s Workshop. This is a visual representation of what this section suggests.
Free app for iPhone called Teachers can use it to text parents and students without them seeing your phone number! So neat! I think I will be using this for my parents next year! This is awesome teacher friends
Fiddle Sticks - so easy! Previous pinner: Fiddle Sticks – Undoubtedly the BEST game ever! Fiddle Sticks really is the best activity ever, especially for practicing skills such as sight word recognition and math facts
extra- This is a list of Pixar (and other) cartoon shorts that could be used to teach reading strategies. There are also graphic organizers to go with them. What a great way to get (and keep) the kids' attention!
I love this idea and the fact that there are different sticky notes used! Confessions of a Teaching Junkie: The BEST First Day Ever! I may have to use this for the first day/or back to school after winter break
What a great positive group activity! Have one person sit on a chair in front of a white board while the others wrote a positive phrase about them. Take a picture to give to each person. A very creative and positive group activity.