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Collection by Jennifer Bradley

Jennifer Bradley
End of the Day Jar- Questions Cards
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End of the Day Jar- Questions Cards for Community Building in the Classroom

Need an idea to end the day? The End of the Day Jar has 24 questions to ask students to get them talking about their school day. This helps build community in the classroom. You can call on students to answer the questions or have them talk with a buddy. Included in the download: *cover page *in...

Solving Math Problems {Strategy Posters for Addition} Common Core
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Math Strategy Posters {Addition Problems} Kindergarten & First Common Core

You are receiving 9 Math Posters for kindergarten and first grade to help with addition problem solving. Great for mini lessons for Math Workshop/Stations or your Math Word Wall. Good support for Common Core instruction. All problem solving strategies are complied on one page as a math tool sheet to...

Great short movies for teaching literacy, morals, etc.

The Great Animations Shed

(literacyshed.com) I love asking children to write about their dreams. In this 'Dream' many things happen. All of them are not necessarily pleasant and some are set in the past. This animation can be used to...

Parent Survey - I send one of these home with my parents every year the first day of school.  It helps you get to know your new parents as well as your new students.
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First Days of the Year...and Freebies!

Whew!! The first day has come and gone...actually, the first TWO...we went back on Wednesday - which I actually like because it gives us three "get to know you" days.... BUT, we have been SUPER busy!! Let me show you what we've been up to.... I know..I know...I haven't shown you classroom pix yet - but that's a long post, so I am going to do that one this weekend for you... Anyway... Here's what we did the first day... Since my room is beach themed, I thought, what better "community"…

Password Tracker - Free Printable


In this digital age, we all have like eleventy-twenty passwords to remember huh? (Yes, eleventy-twenty IS SO a number, just ask my 5-year-old.) So uh, how do you remember all those usernames/passwo…

Place Value Names
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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.

Class Dojo Reward Menu and Award Certificate Pack - Karen Sams - TeachersPayTeachers.com

Karen Sams

Browse over 20 educational resources created by Karen Sams in the official Teachers Pay Teachers store.

Character traits board
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Character traits board

Good for writing
Writing Lessons

2nd Grade Smarty-Arties taught by the Groovy Grandma!


Ask the kiddos if they want 1/2, 1/4, or 1/8 BEFORE slicing cookies. Slice them under the doc cam; allow kiddos to change their minds! Fun way to motivate students to want to learn about fractions ASAP.
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Fractions are my favorite

and all my kids know it! I still remember my wonderful first grade teacher, Mrs. King, teaching us about fractions and boy did that lesson stick. Since I've been teaching first grade I've always started the unit just like she did. 1)Write some fractions on the board and show the kids a big pack of chocolate chip cookies, boy does that get their attention and stir up some excitement! 2)Let the kids vote for which fraction of a cookie they want. Now at this point I have not explained what a…

Bat Unit- First Grade Parade
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Going Batty - Cara Carroll

This week we’re goin’ batty in the classroom! In all fairness, we’re goin’ batty over spiders, too :) We started out the week reading fiction and non-fiction books about bats. After seeing a few illustrations and real pictures of bats, I was dying to know what my kids thought…do you think they’re cute?? or creepy?? …

Word Work with letter beads and pipe cleaners.
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Cut, Do and Glue (Freebie)

Hello there! Renee here from Fantastic First Grade Froggies. How is your school year going so far? I really do have a dream class in the...

Class Dojo Reward Coupons: little miss is loving this program
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Class Dojo Reward Coupons

(FREE) Six coupons that can be used as rewards for ClassDojo points (if you don't know what ClassDojo is you need to go to classdojo.com right now).

Sight words and sidewalk chalk...give each student a personalized bag of sight words and and a piece of chalk and have them write them outside -- perfect for warm weather!

HeidiSongs Teaching Resource

It's been a few weeks with the holidays, but here we go! This is our Winter BUNDLE Weeks 4-7 Distance Learning packets for TK or Kinder...

Anchor chart for planning small moment stories. Maybe a visual will with steps will help my kiddoos
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Free weblog publishing tool from Google, for sharing text, photos and video.

A good idea for each class to do at the end of the year (put their name on their hand) hang it up so you remember every class... Love this!
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surtiDillo y con la visita oficial

HoooLa! Hoy vengo así como de recuento del tiempo aqui con mi Tía, la del blog... Claro que para que vean que también fuí pequeña un día.. Pero siempre-siempre.. Muy bien Portada! ♥ Besitos!! Y empiezan las propuestas CrafTeriLes.. Imagen extraida de http://cfabbridesigns.com Fácil y con 'ingredientes' que tenemos en casa! Aqui el como se hace.. Imagen extraída de http://www.duitang.com Para que luzcan las servilletas en la mesa.. Muy explicativo el how-to Imagen extraída de…