Benjamin Franklin facts do not have to be boring. Of course you could focus most of your attention on Benjamin Franklin inventions or his siblings. Or you could engage your students in learning all about Benjamin Franklin facts in a way that will have them begging for more. Benjamin Franklin Biography Benjamin was born in 1706 in Boston, Massachusetts. Growing up he had 16 brothers and ... Read More about Benjamin Franklin Facts, UGH!
Teacher Stress and Burnout We all have those types of days where stress happens and teacher stress is the worst. Teacher stress and burnout are the number one cause of educators leaving the field and pursuing careers elsewhere. However, it is possible to combat teacher stress with some easy stress management tools. Combat Teacher Stress by Doing Something For Yourself This is one of ... Read More about 7 Real Ways to Deal with Teacher Stress
Johnny Appleseed Day is CLASSIC! I mean who doesn’t remember making applesauce, deciding what color apple was their favorite, and wearing a sauce pan hat around the classroom. I know I do. While there are many fantastic Johnny Appleseed Day songs and fact sheets about the infamous Johnny Appleseed, your students need hands-on activities that bring new life to this favorite holiday. For me, I am ... Read More about Who Doesn’t Love Johnny Appleseed Day?
Getting to know you is an important part of back to school routines everywhere. However, you need activities that are more exciting than getting to know you questions and worksheets. While the question and worksheet route may be quick and easy, your students are begging for getting to know you activities that are fun, new, and different. This post will give you some ideas for getting to know ... Read More about Getting to Know You Activities Are Boring!
Number Recognition Activities Number recognition activities do not have to be boring! In reality they can be fun and engaging while helping the students learn their numbers. In Kindergarten, number recognition is a topic that is covered usually by flashcards. But what if they didn't have to be? Number Recognition Printables Number Booklet What better way to learn your numbers than ... Read More about 3 Number Recognition Activities to Use Today