More ideas from Nicki
Number of the Day - Great for place value & number sense!

Today's number is . This is a one page document that can be used as part of a math journal. Teachers can choose a different number each day. Can be adjusted for older or younger kids.

Sight Word Hopscotch! Make sight word learning a ton of fun!

Learn through play with Sight Word Hopscotch. Take learning outdoors - get physical, work on gross motor skills, have fun and learn along the way! Great idea for summer school

downloadable artwork letters to color

Check out this amazng teacher aide and artist's website. She creates these incredible colouring sheets, alphabets and more, and you can either print and colour them by hand, or use a program like paint to colour them on the computer

Great beginning of the year book! Always loved doing this one with my fifth graders... might work in first grade too

Fishpond Australia, The Name Jar by Yangsook Choi Yangsook Choi. Buy Books online: The Name Jar, ISBN Yangsook Choi Yangsook Choi

Fabric Covered Boxes - thrifty! No more buying fancy boxes  (This actually has the instructions)

Have any big pieces of fabric you don't know what to do with? Make Fabric Covered Boxes! No more buying fancy boxes, this would be a great idea for organizing your sewing room!

How Clouds Form Worksheet

WEATHER How Clouds Form Worksheet-- could be helpful during the water cycle unit (with modifications)

This activity would be a simple, yet engaging, way for students to share their own ideas about weather. Together, the whole class would brainstorm common weather terms and put them on display for the rest of the seasonal weather unit.

READING/SCIENCE: This activity would be a simple, yet engaging, way for students to share their own ideas about weather. Together, the whole class would brainstorm common weather terms and put them on display for the rest of the seasonal weather unit.

reading with your child parent letter

reading with your child parent letter. love this! for back to school night While not a traditional quote, it is a perfect reminder to us all how our time with our children is not only special, but also essential for their future!

Best ever 4 minute no-cook play dough recipe!

Best ever 4 minute no-cook play dough recipe! -Seriously the best playdough recipe I have ever made! 2 cups flour, 2 tablespoons veg oil, 2 tablespoons cream of tartar, cup boiling water (or more) cup salt, Food coloring

Grandparents Day Idea ~  "This isnt just a butterfly as you can plainly see. I made it with my feet which is a part of me. it comes with lots of Love Especially to say I hope you have a very Happy Grandmother's Day!" - LOVE this!

"This isn't just a butterfly as you can plainly see. I made it with my feet which is a part of me. it comes with lots of Love Especially to say I hope you have a very Happy Grandmother's Day!" *maybe perfect for grandparents day. or mothers or fathers day