Classroom Bulletin Board Ideas {Space Theme}

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Check out this space theme bulletin boards! I am so excited that my classroom is finally taking shape… which is a GOOD thing since school starts on TUESDAY!  YIKES!  I mentioned in an earlier post that I was going with a space theme this year, reusing some of the props I have used before.  These […]

Themes… Going BIG!

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I L-O-V-E teaching and decorating my classroom with themes. It started back in in the “Whole Language” era (yeah, I am that old!) but came back to life for me during my years in the library. A dear friend offered his talent and expertise to help me create my visions using insulation styrofoam sheets to […]

Astronaut Training Kits: Space Themed Goody Bags for Students

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Since I am going with the space theme, made up some cute goody bags to have on the student’s desks the first day of school, and suddenly  the “Astronaut Survival Bags” came to be.  I got some free lunch sacks from our lovely cafeteria manager, and splatter painted them in purples, yellows, black, an some […]

Dino-Mite Classroom Reveal!

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So, I decided to switch it up a bit and go for something a little bolder in my classroom decor this year! Yep… I did DINOSAURS!! I was so torn, so many themes to choose… but in the end the Dinos won. Most simply because all of my baskets and organizers are green! The dinos […]

Ocean Friends… Revisit

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So I realized as I was taking down some of my boards and getting ready to plan next year’s theme… (Still not sure what I am going to do!)  that I never posted pics of my finished ocean boards.  ACK!  They turned out SO cute, and the kids started SQUEALING when I started taking them […]

Ocean Friends

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Happy Sunday Blog Buddies!Well, for me today is the last day of summer vacation. I have a smattering of trainings throughout the week,then back full time next week. I haven’t been in my classroom at all this summer, but left it in pretty good shape… I hope! (Or I am in COMPLETE denial!) You can […]

Astronaut Training Kits a.k.a. Goody Bags!

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Since I am going with the space theme, I had to make up some cute goody bags to have on the student’s desks the first day of school!!!  Suddenly,  the “Astronaut Training Kits” came to be.  I acquired some free lunch sacks from our lovely cafeteria manager, and splatter painted them in purples, yellows, black, […]