A digital take on the traditional get to know me activity Last year was the first time that I had access to my own iPads for the entire year. I had received 10 iPads via a grant the spring prior (making my 2018 classroom 3:1) and knew that I wanted students to get their hands … Continue reading A Back to School Activity with a Tech Twist
Give me all the plaid! I'm not sure if it is because I live in northern Minnesota or because it is super "on trend", but I am obsessed with all things plaid. Especially buffalo check plaid! If you know nothing else about me, know that I will sneak in some plaid wherever I can. So … Continue reading Buffalo Plaid Classroom Decor
Rainbow, and chalkboard, and wood oh my! Even though I haven't used it in my own classroom for several years, I can't resist bright rainbow and chalkboard combinations. Every time I see it I swoon (probably more than I should). A few years ago I was asked to design a classroom decor set for a … Continue reading Rustic Rainbow Classroom Decor
I'm back with another fabulous Five for Friday linkup with Doodlebugs Teaching on my first "I have nothing to do" day of summer vacation 🙂 I simply can not believe that I have been on TPT for a full year already! The amount of information that I have acquired and the new friends that I … Continue reading Five for Friday- It’s My 1st Birthday!
Well, I've decided to jump on the bandwagon and participate the the TPT Seller Challenge that is going on right now! I've been promising myself that I would try my hand at creating some products this summer, now that grad school is over. This challenge seemed like the perfect nudge in that direction! I have … Continue reading TPT Seller Challenge
Well, here we are again... another January, another attempt at this blog! I created this blog back in 2012 shortly after my youngest child was born. I had great aspirations of blogging about our family journey as we balanced a new child, my love for Pinterest, and my passion for teaching. Then life happened. Two … Continue reading Well…..