It's crazy to believe that April is already half way over...??? Ummmmm, how did that happen? With testing and crazy weather patterns, I once again feel like the amount of actual teaching I've done is down to a minimum. (In case you didn't hear, the midwest got yet another storm this past week, so Thursday… Continue reading Growth Mindset vs Fixed Mindset
Hello fellow readers, and if you're still awake after Valentine's Day week, teachers! This was a super fun week (but yes, very exhausting.) On Valentine's Day we went all out all day long while still incorporating our daily curriculum. I had the best day but I am tired!! We started the day off with a… Continue reading Valentine’s Day Craziness
The past few days have honestly been a blur. Thursday afternoon and Friday at school were hard days for my kids. They have been at each other's necks like crazy lately. It's that time of the year that they are so used to one another that they are fighting like siblings and I don't know… Continue reading January Student Slump
Happy New Year everyone!! I am officially back at school and I feel so refreshed and very much restored. I woke up 30 minutes early this morning because I was so excited to be back in the swing of things and start this next half of the year off right! I wanted to treat today… Continue reading Welcome Back!!!
I feel like this week is turning into a marathon. The past two days seemed like they were a whole week in themselves. In order to get myself in the mood to get me through the next few days (and my kids through the next few days without totally losing it) I have a handful… Continue reading 2 Days to Go…
As the break gets closer and closer the one thing I ALWAYS forget about is making parent gifts with the kiddos. The other thing I forget about is how long it takes to make them (and my lack of patience during the whole process!) Last year, my team told me about making snowman mason jars (a… Continue reading Parent Gifts
Ok so pretty short and sweet post here and lots of ways to take the topic of gift exchange at Christmas. My immediate family is very small (only 4 of us) so we all get each other about 3ish gifts. My parents usually have more for my sister an I. For us, it's more a… Continue reading Blogmas – Day 8 Gift Exchange