How We Celebrate Martin Luther King!
If you’ve ever had (or possibly you currently do have) a student who struggled with phonics even after receiving daily, systematic instruction, it’s most likely because they have not yet developed their phonemic awareness abilities. Read more
“…We must build a classroom culture of achievement – a culture in which students are inspired to work hard to attain success, a culture in which students are motivated to learn, a cultu…
Handprint Dove Craft
With Christmas only a week away, I have been trying to squeeze in many simple holiday crafts. Since handprint crafts are our favorite, we did another one... a peace dove! We all loved how this one
11 more Poppy crafts for Remembrance Day
11 more Poppy crafts for Remembrance Day. Remember the fallen with these fab kids poppy craft, which are perfect for remembrance day, memorial day and Armistice day.
Peace Activities: Celebrating Remembrance Day in Canada
Looking for the perfect way to celebrate and teach about peace in your classroom? You will love these ideas and peace activities for Remembrance Day and Veteran's Day. Grab a few poetry writing activities with FREE templates and a poppy art lesson.
Remembrance Day (Canada) - A Tribute Unit for Nov. 11th (Literacy Math Art)
Help your kids learn more about this important day. This Remembrance Day Unit includes:A read aloudRemembering the minute of silence printableBrave war animals info sheetsBrave war animals student bookletRecording war animal factsThe pigeon's secret codeThe pigeon's messageCracking the codeWriting y...
Easy-Peasy Visual Arts Lessons
Visual Arts is definitely not my forte, but I do however enjoy it. I know some teachers hate glue and supplies and anything that can make a...
Teaching Rocks! is under construction
In this week’s edition of The Tuesday 12, we are providing you with 12 resources (crafts, poems, displays, activities) that can be used to teach your students about the importance of Remembrance Day. Read more...
Paper Plate Peace Sign
With Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr Day coming up, I was looking for a simple craft to get my little ones talking about peace and the reason why we celebrate this holiday. I loved that this project was something that even my toddler could join in on! As they painted, we talked about how it's important to be nice to everyone even if they look different or act differently than us. We followed it up with a reading of Martin's Big Words. My little ones loved learning about someone new and…