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Hi! I'm Teri! I am a first grade teacher and blogger at A Cupcake for the Teacher. On my blog I share classroom ideas, tips and tricks, and K-2 teaching resources. I enjoy writing and crafting, so I love to create activities that tie both together.
Writing Engaging and Useful Newsletters for Parents - The Empowered Educator
Newsletters are a fantastic way to share your early childhood service’s activities, events and children’s learning journeys and interests. But they need to be done well or they won’t be read. Parents are busy, educators are busy so it makes sense to ensure your newsletters are an effective use of everyone’s time and won’t just…
Plants and Animals Everywhere
Time is flying by in K-Land. I have been missing in action for the last month on the blog, but never fear we have been busy as can be in ro...
Learning Stories are pieces of written documentation that tell a story by sharing an experience, or to inform our parents of their child's growth and development. We use this form of documentation...
Flowers and Seeds Inquiry Centers and Activities for Kindergarten | Creative Kindergarten
Our students were very excited when we read a book about spring and the signs of spring. During our class discussion, they started talking about the different plants and flowers that they grow at home. Since they were so excited about this, we set up a variety of flower and seeds inquiry centers throughout the… Continue reading Flowers and Seeds Inquiry Centers and Activities for Kindergarten
Composting display: this board was created to show the children (and anyone who comes into our classroom) how learning took place regarding this topic.**Designate a display area in my room for this kind of work..khs