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Kristen's Kindergarten · 3W ago

Sit Spots Giveaway!

Have you heard about SitSpots?  If you haven’t, you’re missing out!! I have two sets of SitSpots in my classroom and I LOVE them!! I have one set that my students sit on during our large gro...
Kristen's Kindergarten · 1M ago

Super Scissors!

I’ve got a few beginning of year ideas to share with you today using some super scissors (and punches)!.  My friends at Fiskars sent me some of their cutting products so that I could share h...
Kristen's Kindergarten · 1M ago

Brilliant Bowls

Do you know about these AMAZING bowls from IKEA?  They are from the KALAS collection and are currently $2.49 for a 6 pack–which is a great deal! I may or may not own 10 sets of these bowls. ...
Kristen's Kindergarten · 1M ago

Starting STEM Early

Instead of having my students work on papers or worksheets when they come into our classroom each morning, I have them use STEM boxes.  These boxes help my students develop critical thinking...
Kristen's Kindergarten · 3M ago

Sight Word Practice

Raise your hand if your students need to learn sight words each year!! Mine do and practicing them can get boring…quickly, so I decided to find a way to engage my students in the learning an...
Kristen's Kindergarten · 4M ago

Fun on the Farm

I’m so excited to share this post with you!! Its an idea I’ve had in my head for months and I am so thrilled to finally have been able to execute it! As part of the unit we are in, we learn ...
Kristen's Kindergarten · 4M ago

Trivia Night

For the last 2 years, the AMAZING PTO at my school has hosted a fun Trivia Night to raise money for our school.  With the profits of each Trivia Night, the PTO is able to do special things f...
Kristen's Kindergarten · 5M ago

Seasonal Changes

With the change in seasons this week, I decided to share some activities with my kiddos that help them understand that there are different changes in each of the different seasons.  These ar...
Kristen's Kindergarten · 6M ago

Kindness is Cool!

I’m always encouraging my students to be kind to each other.  We chant “Kindness is Cool!” as part of our morning meeting each day.  My students and I wanted to do something to help other st...
Kristen's Kindergarten · 6M ago

Snowflake Science

You all know how near and dear to my heart teaching science to my Kindergarten students is! One of my favorite science concepts to share with my students is weather!  If I weren’t a Kinderga...