Have you ever wondered, "How do I implement Writer's Workshop in my classroom?". Would it really work for my class? I have done Writer's Workshop successfully in grades 1-4 and it is my favorite time of the day, well most of the time. But the process needs to be taught and routines put in place. It will not look picture perfect without some training on the teacher's end. Writer's Workshop works ... Read More about How to do Writer’s Workshop?
We had so much fun doing this Christmas Candy Cane Experiment. The kids were so excited to see the results and we even used the Scientific Method! My students love doing Science Experiment. I do too, but buying the materials, set up and clean up is what usually keeps me from doing so. But this Candy Cane experiment was really easy to set up, I had most of the materials at home and I just ... Read More about Christmas Science Fun
Our Family Fun Special Treat Friday this week was Pizza Guys at the park. Next, we followed it by ice cream at Mango Crazy and a movie at home. THIS POST CONTAINS AFFILIATE LINKS. THIS MEANS I MAKE A SMALL COMMISSION AT NO EXTRA CHARGE TO YOU WHEN YOU PURCHASE THROUGH MY LINKS. THANK YOU FOR SUPPORTING MY FAMILY AND ME! YOU CAN READ MY FULL DETAILED DISCLOSURE HERE. Time for Pizza and the ... Read More about Family Fun with Pizza Guys and Mango Crazy
Our family fun Special Treat Friday this week was supposed to be the Manteca Farmer's Market. I had been planning it for quite a few weeks. The sign was up awhile back and I had put it in my calendar. I had told the kids about it and was excited to get our fruits and vegetables and the Farmer's Market always has yummy treats. I wasn't sure how big it would be, so I thought it would be fun to ... Read More about Family Fun at Bass Pro Shop
Substitute Plans again?!! I am sure my admin is tired of hearing that I am going to need a substitute again today. I really despise making substitute plans because I feel like they need to be specific and get all the details. Also, I don't want my class falling behind our curriculum, but sometimes you just can't help it and you need a back up plan. Can you relate? I don't know what the deal ... Read More about Substitute Plans