Important Scientist Flap Book- YAY!

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I am so excited!!  It was a long time in the making but I FINALLY finished my “Important Scientist” flap book, and it turned out super, if I do say so myself!  See……. This is the cover.  I also made an optional cover that says “Our Book of Important Scientists”  because I think this would […]

Whole Class Writing Journals!

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Howdy everyone! I got my back to school letter in the mail this week… so I guess it is official.  My summer is coming to a close. Is it weird that I LOVE all of the back to school displays in the stores?  They make me giddy!  Seriously exciting! I just finished making class journals […]

My favorite Easter, but not Easter writing activity…

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Just a quick post to share my favorite “Easter… but not Easter” writing activity. I have done this lesson for years and years and it is always one of my favorites.  It is called, “I am special, BECAUSE I am DIFFERENT” and uses jelly beans to inspire the student’s writing.  It is also a non-religious, […]

Just A Quickie- St. Pat’s Writing Page

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Hello Blogland!Only three more days (with students) one staff development day… then woo-hoo  SPRING BREAK!  I am so excited, and the weather here in Az should be beautiful. Since St. Pat’s usually falls during our spring break every year, it isn’t a big holiday for us.  I did turn on my fake Irish accent today […]