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Hi! I'm Teri! I am a first grade teacher and blogger at A Cupcake for the Teacher. On my blog I share classroom ideas, tips and tricks, and K-2 teaching resources. I enjoy writing and crafting, so I love to create activities that tie both together.
February FUN-Filled Learning!
Preschool through 3rd Grade NO PREP Packets! February is such a FUN month! Kids LOVE Valentine's Day and using that holiday to teach core skills and
Amy Lemons - Amy Lemons provides teaching tips and resources for teachers of elementary school students with access to a free resource library.
Amy Lemons provides teaching tips and resources for teachers of elementary school students with access to a free resource library.
My March Top Ten List: Nonfiction Reading Resources | Scholastic
Check out these helpful resources for teaching nonfiction, including posters and printables, digital tools, and ways to make current events interactive.
Hello Everyone! Thanks for stopping by our blog to see what's happening in our first grade classroom! This week we are working very hard o...
A Beach Unit - Beach lessons, links, ideas, and more for the classroom!
A Beach Unit - Beach lessons, links, ideas, and more for the classroom! Picture of Old Lady Swallowed a Shell Baggie Lady - print so each student in class can have their own old lady for retell!
Facebook Freebie Hop & a Freebie
Classroom tips, freebies and units for first grade social-emotional, reading workshop, writing workshop and math instruction.
First Grade Garden
During our writer's workshop time, we started off the year writing in our journals. We have been practicing putting capitals at the beginnign of our sentences, periods or exclamation marks at the end, and using buble gum writing (s-t-r-e-t-c-h-i-n-g out the sounds we hear, like a piece of bubble gum!). They were doing very well, so we started our first writing project! A book called "Things I Like". It's a very simple book where the students write about things they like. It has six pages…
Starting Off With Journey's
Wow has this school year been very, very busy!!!!! Our district adopted new Reading and Math series so it has taken a lot of my time planni...
Witch Pattern...Freebie! and Room on the Broom Mini Unit Coming Soon!
Here are the patterns for the Cute Little Witches. And below is a sequencing activity for the story Room on the Broom . It is in my Room on...