Beating the Blahs


February school days are their own kind of special. The holiday excitement has worn off, the days are still short and chill, and the school term is barely half-way done, with the second half stret... Read More

Celebrating the Seasons in the Elementary Classroom: Autumn Ideas

Contributor: Kendra Martin | File type : Blog Post

It wasn’t until I started teaching first grade that I began to see the seasonal changes in our world through the eyes of a child. Their awe at the trees changing colors, the plentiful bouquets of co... Read More

Four Spring Read-Alouds for the Elementary Classroom

Contributor: Kendra Martin | File type : Blog Post

I realized that I never truly appreciated the change of seasons until I became a teacher and observed the children’s excitement grow with each new discovery of a new season approaching.  Their ... Read More