Interactive Math Vocabulary

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Another interactive math notebook???  It is, yes, but I have a purpose and a very good one! This past year I taught Title I Math for 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade.  My students had an interactive notebook that we kept up with all year long.  What I struggled with, which is what I struggled with […]

Bargain Shopping for Teachers!

Bargain Shopping for Teachers

I have heard of Zulily, but it wasn’t until today that I decided to take a look at it for myself. I do have to say, I was pretty impressed!  Who doesn’t love a bargain??  We are teachers right?!?! Deals are in our blood! You can shop kids, clothes, shoes, home, and TEACHER STUFF!!  The […]

Giveaway ~ Day 3 for Teacher Appreciation Week

4th Grade Common Core Checklist

Is it really Wednesday, or should I say it’s only Wednesday?!?! Wednesday’s freebie is designed to keep you, the teacher, organized.  Keep your teaching on track with the Common Core Checklist for Math and Language Arts.  You can grab the checklist, today only, for FREE.  Click the image below to be taken to your grade […]

A Week’s Worth of Giveaways

Teacher Appreciation 2015

Teaching With Simplicity is celebrating Teacher Appreciation Week with a week’s worth of giveaways! Beginning tomorrow, May 4, the first item up for grabs will be announced along with details on how to enter.   See you tomorrow!

Unshakable: Connect With Kids and Gain Energy Instead of Letting Them Drain You

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Do you ever feel as if teaching is not enjoyable?  Unfortunately, I have had this feeling.  When the opportunity arose to read Angela Watson’s book Unshakeable, I was thrilled and jumped at the opportunity! I wanted to reflect on the chapter titled:  Connect With Kids and Gain Energy Instead of Letting Them Drain You.  The […]

April Teaching Resources

April Teaching Resources

April showers, bring May flowers.  That is what my little miss seven-year-old keeps telling me, and boy am I thankful for April! To bring a little sunshine to your classroom, I have a few resources I wanted to share with you. The Great Kapok Tree The Grate Kapok Tree by Lynne Cherry is one of […]