Back to School on a Budget

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Hi teachers! We all know that every year we want to change up our classroom, try something new, and make it a fresh start! That can get a bit pricey year after year. I was at Target the other day and I found some amazing products in the Target Dollar Spot (or now called Bullseye’s Playground), […]

How To Prevent The Summer Slide

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We all know about that infamous ‘summer slide’ our students get while they are on summer vacation. They come back to school in the fall and it feels like they forgot everything they learned the year before. Hence the term ‘summer slide’. It can be frustrating as a teacher because we feel like we are going […]

Spring Addition & Subtraction

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I made these centers with my Target Dollar Spot erasers in mind! There is a great mixture of both addition and subtraction activities. Your students could do this independently during math center time, during a small guided math group, or even during a whole group math lesson. Each center comes with both addition and subtraction […]

Ideas for using mini erasers in your classroom

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Who doesn’t love these super cute erasers from the Target Dollar Spot? I have become a hoarder when it comes to finding these erasers and coming up with ways to use them in my classroom!   Below are some fun ideas that I have created that you can use with these erasers! Some of these […]

Halloween Math Centers with a Freebie

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Students love these fun, engaging math centers. I love to pick up manipulatives from the Target dollar spot which makes it more entertaining! If you don’t have access to Target, I would suggest candy corn or candy pumpkins from the grocery store, or finding things at the dollar store or Michaels. I have also included […]

Winter Printables with a Freebie

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I am really excited about these new no prep winter printables I have created!! These are great for morning work, small groups, seatwork, homework, assessments and just to reinforce certain literacy and math skills. The best thing about this packet is that it’s all black and white, so you don’t waste money on ink! All the […]

5 Ways to Build Number Sense in Your Classroom

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For many of us, our kinders start the school year lacking number sense. It’s a challenge we face every year, and we feel like it’s going to take them forever to learn their numbers! These are some of the ways I have been successful in my classroom when it comes to teaching number sense. Even […]