Tales from the Distance...


Teacher at computer with Text

Such strange times we are living in.  As I write this post, I am still in quarantine, but the state is slowly starting to reopen.  I am in an area with more cases of COVID-19, so we will be a week behind the rest of the state.  The last day that I was in school with my students was Friday, March 13, 2020. Our school year is winding down, with only a few days left of school...

Writing Journal Ideas for Elementary Students Part 2

Writing Journal Ideas for Elementary Students Part 2: Different types of journals to use with your students.  Freebie!

I LOVE using Writing Journals with my students.  So much, that I am doing a blog series about Writing Journal Ideas for Elementary Students!  Welcome to Part 2!  If you missed Part 1, you can find it HERE!
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Writing Journal Ideas for Elementary Students Part 1

Writing Journal Ideas for Elementary Students Part 1: Creating Writing Journals for or with your students.  Freebie!

I LOVE using Writing Journals with my students.  So much, that I am doing a blog series about Writing Journal Ideas for Elementary Students!  Welcome to Part 1!
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Teaching Ideas for January with a freebie!

A blog post about teaching ideas for January for primary students or homeschool.  These fun January teaching ideas will get you and your students fired up about teaching and learning in January.  This post has January Teaching Ideas for Reading, Writing, Math, and other fun stuff.  Teaching ideas for January also includes some great January Read-Alouds and a fun Roll a Snowman Freebie!  #primaryplanet

Welcome Back!  It's time to start thinking about getting back into the groove!  I don't know about you, but the school year FLIES after Christmas Break!  So, I am here to share some teaching ideas for January.
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Classroom Library Makeover

Cover image of Classroom Library Makeover with pics of old and new book box labels.

So, if you have been around here at all, you will know that I am a children's book addict enthusiast.  My classroom library is more of a library that has a classroom in it.  This year though my classroom library was starting to become a point of stress in my classroom. What do I mean?  Let me show you.
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