Online Advertising Agency 

Advertising is an important part of any business. Part of the success of your business depends on the success of the company’s advertising campaigns. It is through advertising that businesses are able to gather more customers, gain more profit, and increase brand awareness. This…

Classroom Reveal…. Part 1

inally! I am able to share with you my classroom reveal. At this time, I have decided not to share the reasons why I have been MIA but perhaps in the future I will. Let’s start with my anchor chart…

Seven Hundred Dollars!?!

I got my first paycheck as a teacher! I am so happy and thankful to have a classroom of my own. I picked up my check and did a happy dance all the way home. I am getting paid to…

What’s Under Your Cape?

hen I began this blog as a graduate student studying education, I never imagined the friends that I would meet around the country (and world). Teachers who would take me under their wing, guide me, mentor me, encourage me, and…

BUILD Math Centers

  Day 2 of setting up the classroom was all about organizing materials. I felt totally lost most of the time and feel like I wasn’t much help at all. I also didn’t take pictures as I am not sure…

Addition Strategies with Number Talks

Finally! We are ready to start exploring the addition strategies. I know that it was mentioned in previous chapters but I really wanted to focus first on building the foundation, readying the room, understanding the goals, and setting procedures. Not…

Reading with Harcourt Storytown

This was first posted at Teaching in Blue Jeans in August 2013. I thought it would be good to share with all of you again as it has a lot of great information. My school uses Harcourt Storytown for our reading program. I have…

First Day of Kindergarten Plans

Thank you, Thank you, Thank you! To each and every one of you who left such amazing comments full of experience and wisdom! I read every one… several times and then formulated a plan. First stop Wal-Mart. I figured I…

Must Do Classroom Stuffs

I get sooo many great ideas from blog stalking that I have begun to lose track of what is on my “must do/buy/create list.” Does this ever happen to you? So I decided to create a list here to share…