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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Thanksgiving Poems and Songs to Celebrate Turkey Day

Thanksgiving Poems and Songs to Celebrate Turkey Day

Turkey Wore His Red Feather (Sung to the tune of “Mary Wore Her Red Dress”) Turkey wore his red feather, red feather, red feather. Turkey wore his red feather, all day long! Turkey wore his orange feather, orange feather, orange feather. Turkey wore his orange feather, all day long. Repeat the song using all of the colors of the rainbow then sing… Turkey wore his rainbow...

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Hand Print Turkeys – A Thanksgiving Art Activity

Hand Print Turkeys – A Thanksgiving Art Activity

This quick and easy art activity comes with a super cute poem sure to make any parent thankful.  Simply provide a small piece of brown construction paper for each child.  (Half a regular sheet of construction paper should be enough).  It’s often tricky for kindergarten children to trace their own hands, so it can help to have a partner to work with.  Of course, pretty much anything is...

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