What could be more fun than playing with toddlers? If you said nothing than you're right! Now I'm not talking about the toddler playhouses or the toddler playpens. While those are great, I don't know about you but I don't have a lot of money lying around. Nor do I desire to fill my home with toys that my toddler will play with once and then that's it. But how exactly can with play with toddlers? ... Read More about 5 Free Ways to Play with Toddlers
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!