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Types of text anchor charts.

PIE: Author's Purpose (P= Persuade; I = Inform; E = Entertain) (It bugs me that this picture doesn't show it in PIE order! I think the pictures are great for helping students understand the purpose.

Easy Christmas craft for kids: make giant Christmas light suncatchers from And Next Comes L

25 Ways to Spend your Christmas Holidays Easy Christmas craft for kids: make giant Christmas light suncatchers from And Next Comes L

Okay, so I admit it – we’re a bit play dough kit obsessed over here. We can’t help it. Play dough is something that we play with on a daily basis and having pre-made kits filled with dough and interesting loose parts makes it really easy to delve into the fun – everything that’s needed is right there … … Continue reading →

Pre-made kits like this Christmas tree kit filled with dough and interesting loose parts makes it really easy to delve into the fun – everything that’s needed is right there in a container waiting to be taken

Turn a pizza box into a solar oven. I will be the nerdy mom who does this with her child(ren) lol.

Make a solar oven with a recycled pizza box lined with aluminum foil. You can also do it with a Styrofoam sandwich box. Great for your energy unit! Experiment the best way to cook a smore? oven, microwave, solar, or fire.

What's in the stocking game

What's in the Stocking? 20 questions game (adapted for K) Write on board. ask teacher yes/no questions to figure out object in stocking. Erase a number after each ? OR Rhyming stocking? pull an object out and make a rhyme? Beginning sounds, etc.