Summer is here and I have started my summer marathon of reading. During the school year, I am often too busy to sit and spend a whole day or two reading a book. Summers are great for that! I love to find a shady spot in the backyard, while my son and his friends swim. I let the book take… Read More
You may be thinking worms…gross, but kids (most of them) love those little squirmy things! Worms play an important part in gardening. They also are an important part of the life cycle for plants and animals. There are so many fun things to do with worms. Here is a round-up of some great resources.
February is always a whirlwind of a month. There are so many fun holidays! One of my favorite subjects we begin in my class is our American symbols unit. My students love learning about the various symbols. It’s also the point of the year, that they are beginning more independent in their reading so I can step it up a… Read More