Category Archives: First Grade

American History Picture Books – Bright Ideas Press

4 Don't Miss History Books

Are you looking for some quality picture books to add to your American History studies? I shared four of my favorites over on the Bright Ideas Press blog. Stop by to see which American History picture books will be a great part of your study of the Great Depression, immigration and more! 4 Don’t Miss (continue reading…)

Presidents’ Day Lapbook, Activities and Resources

Presidents’ Day Lapbook, Activities and Resources

Presidents’ Day is coming up and I wanted to help you get a jump on your planning! I’ve gathered up some great activities and resources that focus on the two American presidents we’re celebrating – George Washington and Abraham Lincoln. In fact, the combination of materials in this post is enough to put together a (continue reading…)

Easy Winter Writing Project Ideas and Writing Prompts

Easy Winter Writing Project Ideas nad Writing Prompts

Winter offers so many great opportunities for creative writing projects! If you are looking for something to add a little variety to your writing time, here are some easy winter writing project ideas and writing prompts to encourage developing writing skills. Cabin Fever Idea List Brainstorm fun activities that can be done inside when the (continue reading…)

100 Early Elementary Printables You Don’t Want to Miss

100 Early Elementary Printables You Don’t Want to Miss 2

I asked some of my online friends to share their best and favorite early elementary printables with me. I also spent several hours looking online to find great resources. Below you will find a selection of both free and paid products that cover a wide variety of topics. I hope you will many helpful ideas (continue reading…)

Christmas Number Ordering Math Center Activity

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Time to practice number ordering with this Christmas-themed number ordering math center activity! Students will order six sets of six cards each from least to greatest. They will record their answers on their sheet. The student recording page is provided in both color and black/white. This activity is part of my December Literacy and Math (continue reading…)

Christmas Around the World and December BUNDLE – Literacy and Math Activities, Fun Fact Cards and KWL

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Here’s a bundle of three fun and practical products for the month of December! Each product can be purchased separately, but you will save time and money by purchasing them together. This bundle includes the following. Click on any link below to see more details and thumbnails of each product. December Literacy and Math Pack (continue reading…)

Christmas Around the World KWL

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It’s time to enjoy Christmas Around the World! A KWL chart helps you assess your students’ prior knowledge. You will discover what they already know, what they are curious about, and what they need to learn. Then use that information to effectively plan your lesson or unit! This file includes both vertical and horizontal versions (continue reading…)

Thanksgiving, November and Veterans Day BUNDLE – Literacy and Math Activities, Fun Fact Cards and KWL

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I’ve bundled together three fun and practical products for November! Save time and money by purchasing them together. This bundle includes the following. Click on any link below to see more details and thumbnails of each product. November Literacy and Math Pack – 30+ Centers and Activities including Thanksgiving Thanksgiving Fun Fact Cards Veterans Day (continue reading…)

Veterans Day KWL for November or Patriotic Unit Study

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Explore Veterans Day with your students! Use a KWL chart to assess your students’ prior knowledge. Discover what they already know, what they are curious about, and what they need to learn. Then use that information to effectively plan your lesson or unit! This file includes both vertical and horizontal versions of the Veterans Day (continue reading…)

Fall and Pumpkins BUNDLE – Literacy and Math Activities, Fun Fact Cards and KWL

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It’s pumpkin time! You save time and money when you purchase three of my most popular products in this bundle! It includes: Fall Literacy and Math Pack Pumpkins Fun Fact Cards Pumpkins KWL I also have an Apples BUNDLE. [wp_eStore_fancy_display id=95 type=1 style=10] [wp_eStore_cart_fancy1_when_not_empty]

Apples Unit BUNDLE with Literacy and Math Activities, Fun Fact Cards and KWL

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This bundled packet includes three of my most popular products! When bundled together, you save money over buying them separately. It includes: Apples Galore! Literacy and Math Pack Apples Fun Fact Cards Apples KWL I also have a Fall and Pumpkins Bundle! [wp_eStore_fancy_display id=94 type=1 style=10] [wp_eStore_cart_fancy1_when_not_empty]

Pearson Homeschool Science Curriculum Review

Pearson Homeschool Science Curriculum

I received this product for free. I am being compensated for my time to use the product and write this review. All opinions are my own and I was not required to provide a positive review. Science is one of those subjects that we’ve been pretty relaxed with so far. I haven’t done any formal (continue reading…)