Pumpkin Plate Math

Pumpkin Plate Math

November is flying by!  Thanksgiving is just around the corner.  This time of year is so incredibly busy but never fear – this week’s Tuesday Teaching Tip will have your students learning with seasonal fun in no time at all. You’ll need some seasonal plates – these are from the trusty Dollar Tree.  First write the numbers 1-10 on your plates. What can you do with your...

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Non-Fiction Common Core Friendly Halloween Books

Non-Fiction Common Core Friendly Halloween Books

The days are getting shorter and the countdown to Halloween is on!  Looking for some non-fiction books to make your Halloween library more Common Core friendly?  Here are 5 titles that will help!               For plenty of spooky ideas check out these past posts: Halloween Scavenger Hunt Three Great Non-Halloween Seasonal Books Ten Little Pumpkins – Counting in Kindergarten is Just...

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Tear Art Jack-o’-Lanterns

Tear Art Jack-o’-Lanterns

The days are growing shorter once again and the leaves are beginning to turn.  Fall is in the air, which means Halloween is right around the corner.  Today’s Tuesday Teaching Tip comes to us from Kindergarten teacher and CKA Board Member, Kimberly DeMille.  Her tear art jack-o’-lanterns are great for building fine motor skills while also getting your class in a Halloween...

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