A Look Back on Instagram

My "Instagram Friday" post is a bit late this week. There is lots happening at school, so I got a little behind with my blog posts but I hope to be back on track by next week. Here is a look back on some of my Instagram posts from this past week: This invitation to… Continue reading A Look Back on Instagram

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Instagram Friday #9

Now that school has started up again, I am going to start my Instagram Friday posts again! Here is a small snapshot of what is happening in our kindergarten classroom and from my Creative Kindergarten store: Our back to school sensory bin is filled with colorful rice and my Match the Pair! Letter matching activity.… Continue reading Instagram Friday #9

Dyed Dried Lima Beans for Math & Literacy

Yeah, you read that title right. Dyed Dried Lima Beans. I Β saw this tutorial on Facebook, and I knew I had to try it! I followed the instructions and made 6 different colors: green, blue, yellow, orange, purple and red. They were really inexpensive to make (I bought the large bag for $5 and I… Continue reading Dyed Dried Lima Beans for Math & Literacy

Instagram Posts of the Week #8

Another week has flown by in our classroom and we have been trying out some new centers, and enjoying our last few weeks together. If you want to follow along with some of the fun activities that we have been trying, make sure you follow me on Instagram to see all the new and exciting… Continue reading Instagram Posts of the Week #8

Welcome to Kindergarten

This past week was our Welcome to Kindergarten night. We invite students that will be starting school in September to come into our kindergarten classrooms. We have centers set-up and they can explore the different classrooms. We were assigned loose parts this year and we incorporated a mix of math, literacy and art into our… Continue reading Welcome to Kindergarten

Kindergarten Line of Symmetry Activities

Over the past two weeks we have been investigating lines of symmetry in our classroom. We looked at where we saw them in nature (bugs, butterflies, leaves), where we saw lines of symmetry in our classroom (letters, numbers) and we made our own symmetrical images. Here are a few activities that you can try in… Continue reading Kindergarten Line of Symmetry Activities

Three Activities to do with Alphabet Dice

I was really excited when I saw these 30 sided Alphabet Dice. I was trying to think of different ways to use these dice in our literacy centers and use them in fun, interactive games. Use with whiteboards- students can practice writing the uppercase and lowercase letters, making word lists, anything they can think of!… Continue reading Three Activities to do with Alphabet Dice