Organizing my teaching, professional and personal life

How do I keep my life organized? Keep reading to find out my tips and tricks for organizing my personal, professional and teaching life! For a recent podcast episode (did you know I have a podcast? If you haven't listened, you can check it out here) I had my Instagram followers ask me some questions.… Continue reading Organizing my teaching, professional and personal life

Coding in Kindergarten – Why, What, When & How

One of my most favourite topics to teach kindergarten students is coding! In this blog post, I am going to do a run down of how I teach coding to our students, and give you some tricks so that you can too! Why? Kids love learning anything to do with technology - they soak it… Continue reading Coding in Kindergarten – Why, What, When & How

Space Math and Literacy Activities for Kindergarten with a FREEBIE

Our students started showing an interest in space, so we decided to start an inquiry in our classroom. We planned activities, and centers based around space and we did them over 2 weeks. During this time, we watched videos, read books and did research to learn more about, and answer questions about space. Hopefully this… Continue reading Space Math and Literacy Activities for Kindergarten with a FREEBIE

Take a Look Back #73- pompom addition, ABC Countdown, roll & rhyme, and more!

We have been trying hard to make sure our literacy and math centers are still engaging as we approach the end of the school year. Here are a few activities that our students have found engaging over the past week. Roll and Add Our students practiced their adding skills with this math provocation. They rolled… Continue reading Take a Look Back #73- pompom addition, ABC Countdown, roll & rhyme, and more!

Take a Look Back #72- Earth Day loose parts, Number line subtraction, STEM name coding FREEBIE, and more!

This past week we worked on subtraction using a number line, and finished up our Earth Day activities. We also challenged our students with a coding STEM activity that uses binary code (keep reading for a free printable). Our students practiced writing CVC words with different centers. Keep reading to see what we have been… Continue reading Take a Look Back #72- Earth Day loose parts, Number line subtraction, STEM name coding FREEBIE, and more!

Take a look back #70 – Easter STEM challenge, fine motor push pin freebie, cloud sight words, and more!

It is the start of a 4 day weekend, and I am excited to get some much needed rest. I caught a cold that was going through our class and now I am stuck with a nasty cough! I hope you are staying healthy, and that you enjoy the time off with friends and family.… Continue reading Take a look back #70 – Easter STEM challenge, fine motor push pin freebie, cloud sight words, and more!