Category Archives: Holidays

3 Literacy Organizations to Support With Your Holiday—or Any Time of Year—Giving!

3 Literacy Organizations to Support With Your Holiday—or Any Time of Year—Giving!

Around this time of year, many people are looking to make charitable donations. I like to donate to causes that mean a lot to me personally. So in today’s brief post, I’m sharing 3 literacy organizations that I support! 1. ReadWorks ReadWorks provides amazing (and FREE) reading passages, lessons, and digital reading resources to K-12…Continue Reading

Teaching about Christmas & Holidays Around the World

Teaching about Christmas & Holidays Around the World

The holidays are quickly approaching, and if you are a teacher, this means that you miiight be on the lookout for some extra-engaging materials to keep your kiddos entertained and learning (and yourself sane!).  🙂If that’s true for you, then I have 2 resources you might like:  1.  A literacy activity pack for teaching kids about Christmas and…Continue Reading

The Giving Project

The Giving Project

So, did you survive Halloween?  I personally really enjoyed the fact that it was on a Friday this year. 🙂 Now that Halloween is over, I’ve started thinking ahead to Thanksgiving, Christmas, and the holidays in general.  It’s always such an exciting time of year for the kiddos!  Unfortunately, I think it’s all too easy…Continue Reading

Valentine’s Day Bingo Games

Valentine’s Day Bingo Games

Okay, guys…I cheated.  It’s not even February yet and I brought out the Valentine’s Day Bingo games already!  Can you blame me, though?  It’s been freezing cold and snowy here, and my littles needed something fun to perk up their day!Here’s what the Bingo cards look like (there’s 30 different cards): After I passed out…Continue Reading

New Year’s Writing Paper Freebie

New Year’s Writing Paper Freebie

All right, you guys…time to make good on my New Year’s resolution:  to actually write on my blog!  I hope you had a wonderful New Year’s, and I hope that your holiday break isn’t over quite yet!  I’m trying not to think about school, but…I did start planning a little New Year’s writing activity for…Continue Reading