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7 Reasons Children Misbehave

One topic that seems to be of universal interest among parents and teachers is that of Behavior Management. When I was teaching a class of 4 & 5 year-olds on a regular basis, it was definitely a topic I was interested in. 450 more words

Sunday School

Back to School 2014

Today is Olivia’s first day of 1st Grade! I swear she grew in inches & maturity these past 2 months! She was so excited to be back and able to see all her friends. 95 more words

Parent Approved

Elementary School Germs: Potent and Fast-Acting

Leap, flap and fly for joy! It’s back to school time!! A joyous and undoubtedly busy time for parents of school age children.

As the first time parent of a little one entering kindergarten this year, I am as baffled by the inner workings of the public elementary system as my little girl. 404 more words

On Life

Week 2 is well on its way.

Hello all. Kendra is well into here second week of school. Let me explain to you how things should work if you start school here and Spanish is not your first language. 249 more words


Back to the Classroom and an End-of-Summer Trip

After exactly two months out of my classroom, I spent two marathon days in my room at the beginning of the week. It was a little odd to be back after so long away, but I have quickly found my way back into “school mode.” The past two days have been full of sifting through all of the papers that I held onto during the year, organizing materials, and shifting furniture. 353 more words


Educational Tool: School Printable Pack

3 Dinosaurs has a free School Pack.  This would be perfect for back to school!

Do you have any educational tools that you love?  Please share!