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Snip Snap

In starting off the year with 1st graders, I wanted to combine some fiction/nonfiction discussions with some research. Our school mascot is the crocodile, but I had more alligator fiction books that I wanted to use, so we did alligators because it was pretty close. 217 more words


Bees Super 3

I wanted to go ahead and do a little bee research with my Kinders in preperation for pumpkin research in a few weeks so I can tie the two together. 82 more words


More Bang for your Buck: The Power of the Estimation Station

Time IS NOT on our side!

In a 1st grade planning session I was asked,”How do we fit it all in?”  I loved this question because it asked for a solution to problem we know exists. 798 more words

Making Math Accessible

Ode to the letter K

Ode to the letter K

Oh, K…
Let’s not beat around the bush
Let’s get on with this
No messing,
No swearing,
No violence or gratuitous nudity… 30 more words


Culture Connection with Dr. Bill Maier

Culture Connection

with Dr. Bill Maier

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Culture Connection

Not a Stick

I read Not a Box and Not a Stick with my first graders, both books are by Antoinette Portis. Then, I had them use their imagination and they came up with some cute ideas! 44 more words


Insects - Fact and Fiction

First graders were flying into insect research! First we read about what makes an animal an insect and they filled in this booklet with facts about insects (I think I got it from TpT?). 63 more words