Jessica’s Google Meets With Littles: Sharing a Calendar and Topics

This is post one of the Google Meets With Littles series The Purpose of My Google Meets As primary teachers continue to explore options for balancing instruction for young children Continue Reading →

Learning Through Digital Adventures

As teachers, we are constantly nurturing the connections children make between learning in the classroom, and the real world.  We turn to a variety of resources and experiences to broaden Continue Reading →

YES! You Can Play With Our Resources!

We are teachers on the frontlines with you. Teaching is too much to take on alone, whether it is IN the classroom or teaching remotely, so why not share our Continue Reading →

Communicating with Anchor Charts

Many teachers turn to anchor charts in a variety of ways to communicate information with their students. Anchor charts are a helpful tool to concisely organize information and provide visuals Continue Reading →

Communicating with Play Boards

Many primary educators enjoy facilitating hands-on activities via centers in the classroom. This post is being written as many of us are teaching from home, but that doesn’t mean that Continue Reading →

Number Stories

Development of mathematical thinking in young children happens in three important stages: concrete, pictorial, abstract. In order to develop a firm foundation in mathematics, children must have the opportunity to Continue Reading →

Character Studies

As we nurture emergent readers and writers we take time explore the craft of the author and illustrator, and the role of each in telling a story. During this three Continue Reading →

Creating a Kindness Promise Through Collaborative Literacy

This year we have been exploring idea of extended reading and having children make meaningful connections beyond the book. (Check out our Extended Reading category on our blog to see Continue Reading →

Jan Brett Author Study – An Extended Reading Experience

As we explored the concept of winter, we used books by Jan Brett to build connections to literature and her craft as an author and illustrator. In this Extended Reading Continue Reading →

Customizing Your Own Kmail

As educators, the creation of meaningful literacy experiences for students is a constant work in progress.  In order to evolve in our practice, we must continuously reassess the world in Continue Reading →