• Alphabet,  Monday Made It,  Numbers,  Sight Words

    Monday Made It – Tigers, Zebras, Foxes – Oh My!

    I missed last week’s Monday Made It  since my family was enjoying one last HURRAH of summer!  We had a wonderful week along the South Carolina coast at my in-laws beach house…delightful sunshine, yummy local shrimp, and plenty of competitive card games since we don’t have cable TV!  I actually packed a big stack of laminating and got it all cut one night.    Now I’m super excited to join 4th Grade Frolics today and share what I made when we got back!   Before our trip, I stopped in Walmart for a few last minute beach items and, of course, I took a stroll around the school supply aisles.  I was disappointed they didn’t have those whimsical file folders & seasonal borders like last…

  • Sight Words,  Thrifty Thursday

    Thrifty Thursday – Spool & Spell

    Still working on that post to share my I Teach K experiences but I wanted to jump in real quick to join Greg over at The Kindergarten Smorgasboard for his Summer with Smorkie Thrifty Thursday! I can officially call him Greg since we’ve shared the Photo Booth.  I’m sure he remembers me…along with the other gazillion teachers he met in Vegas at the conference!  Oh, and yes, he really is THAT nice and just as inspirational as you would expect him to be!      When most people, like my new friend Greg, think “thrifty”  they  think about the Dollar Store.  I definitely buy my fair share of Dollar Store delights just like most teachers.  But when I really want to be  as “thrifty” as…