Yes, I've encountered bats here and there... flying in a bedroom, clinging to the side of my house, flitting among the neighborhood trees at dusk, and roosting upside-down in a cavern. And while I'd rather not cross paths with a bat, I do find them fascinating creatures to learn about! I created ... Read More about Are You Absolutely Batty About Number Forms?
Would you like more resources to help give your kindergarten, first, second, and early third-grade students the repeated exposure and practice necessary to develop fluency with counting sequences? If so, these crayon-themed resources were made for you! They are perfect for back-to-school, ... Read More about 2 Colorful Ways to Boost Counting Skills
Have you assessed your students' decoding skills? Do you have a starting point for teaching those skills? If your answer is no, then here's a free tool to help you get going! This assessment for decoding one-syllable words is suitable for your kindergarten, first, and second-grade students. ... Read More about How to Assess Decoding Skills and Help Target Instruction
Nothing says summer quite like watermelon juice dribbling down your chin! While National Watermelon Day might be on August 3rd, you can use these watermelon activities to boost math skills any day. I created this set of free hands-on watermelon seed activities to help you teach number sense and ... Read More about 4 Free Watermelon Day Activities to Boost Math Skills