Alphabet Activities with Boom Cards!

Reinforce uppercase and lowercase letter recognition, letter formation, and letter sounds with hands-on and engaging activities. These digital task card decks will work on learning to identify and name the letters of the alphabet. Boom Cards are a great way to reinforce skills and concepts with your students. I love using them in the classroom as a math or …

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Let’s Talk About Play-Based Literacy In Kindergarten

play-based literacy: A discussion about play-based literacy learning in the kindergarten classroom. What that looks like, what it means and how it works in my classroom. This post contains affilitate links. If you buy a product after clickling on the link, I may receive a small commision. I discussed the topic of play-based literacy on …

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Kindergarten Printable Activities for Easy Prep Literacy Centers

Kindergarten printable no-prep literacy activities that will reinforce letter formation and recognition, or sight words. Use these for emergency sub plans, easy planning, or back-up centers. I have reflected on the difference between Play-Based and Paper Centers in a blog post. I am a proponent of hands-on and play-based learning. It is so important for …

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Practice coding skills without the need for technology with these offline coding activities.

Easy Offline Coding Activities for the Classroom

Practice coding skills without the need for technology with these offline coding activities. One of my favourite skills to teach my kindergarten students (other than fine motor skills) is teaching how to code. I don’t start my students with technology right away- I wait a few months before I start using robots.That doesn’t mean you …

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Everything You Need to Know About Math Centers

Math Centers: Find out how I plan and teach math in my kindergarten classroom. I give you some tips and advice for running successful math centers. Today I wanted to take a deep-dive into math centers. Providing my students with rich, hands-on learning opportunities for math is a critical aspect of my classroom. It is …

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My List of Useful Kindergarten Classroom Tools

Kindergarten classroom tools can be a great way to ensure that all students in your classroom have what they need to be successful. Having tools available for students to use throughout the day is an integral part of a kindergarten classroom. Having your students access their own tools teaches them self-help and self-regulation skills. I …

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7 Non-Food Sensory Bin Filler Ideas

Sensory Bin Ideas: Find 7 non-food sensory bin ideas that you can use in your classroom to engage students and reinforce a variety of skills. This post contains affiliate links. Sensory Bins are one of my favourite things to put together for my students. I love coming up with new materials, activities, and experiences for …

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Father’s Day Activities For Kindergarten

5 Father’s Day activities that you can use at home or at school. These easy to do challenges cover math, literacy, STEM and art. To celebrate Father’s Day during distance learning, I have put together a list of activities that children can do at home to celebrate their dads. Father’s Day Activities Read a Book …

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Anti-Racism Resources for Educators

I am putting together a list of resources that I am using to learn and grow from. As a white educator, it is my duty to address my bias and listen to diverse voices in order to teach all students. This list is not exhaustive- please comment with any other resources that you have found …

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