Stick Person Portrait

Many years ago when I was preparing for my first day of teaching I wanted to plan all my lessons so that the kids got to learn something...

Halloween Bats and Frankenstein Monsters

I love Halloween and I love how these quick activities turned out. I like to try and squeeze in some fun single day lessons when a holiday falls...

Complementary Cheetahs

Every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday I sit down at lunch with our Librarian, Computer Lab/Discoveries teacher, and Spanish teacher. We usually talk about anything but school  but occasionally...

Centers in the Art room

Hello new year! I was a bad art teacher last year and did not keep my website updated at all! I am making it my goal to stay on...

First Grade Superheroes

This lesson was an interesting experiment. Before showing or telling the students what we would be working on I went around the room and we talked about "things"...