Are you planning to study the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with your kids this week? I just finished creating these bookmarks for my lil’ pups and wanted to share them as a FREEBIE.  You can grab them for use in your classroom by clicking on the image above. Here is a look at the full Martin Luther King Jr. unit we will be using this…

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It’s the first day back at school for me today and I have mixed feelings about it.  I have missed my lil’ pups but I am sure going to miss the carefree days at home with my family.  I was up early this morning so I wanted to post a little FREEBIE before heading off to school. This FREEBIE is part of the Martin Luther King Literacy Unit.  Hope you…

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It is always a little sad when the holiday season is over.  January is always packed full of learning and fun in my class.  Marissa from The Inspired Owl’s Corner and I are excited to host this month’s Pick 3 Pinterest Party. Here are a few of the ideas that I have found on Pinterest that I plan to use during the month of January with my students. It always…

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~~SIGN-UPS FOR THIS YEAR’S EXCHANGE HAVE CLOSED~~~ All participants will receive a confirmation email from me on Monday, January 12th.  If you signed up and do not receive an email, please contact me by end of the day on January 13th so I can verify your information before group assignments are sent out. Looking to add some fun to your classroom during the cold winter months?  Last month’s Gingerbread Exchange…

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Raise your hand if you will be spending a lot of time this week trying to get ahead on you planning for January!  I know I certainly will be!!!  I wanted to share a quick FREEBIE for you from one of my favorite units to teach this month.  This FREEBIE focuses on the New Year’s traditions in Switzerland and includes a reading comprehension passage, text based comprehension questions, graphic organizer,…

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