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Have you tried Piktochart? It’s Lifechanging!

Have you ever stumbled across something that was a major game-changer? This very thing happened to me just recently when I stumbled across Piktochart. While I'm not paid by Piktochart for this post, I HAD to do a write-up on this fabulous new resource! A trend I've noticed over the past few months is a… Continue reading Have you tried Piktochart? It’s Lifechanging!

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Organized Classroom: Laminating Hack

This summer I'm spending time creating and printing signs, word wall graphics, etc. for my classroom. Since I will be at a new school in a new, in a new district, I don't yet have access to the almighty laminating machine. I could run down to my local office supply store and laminate for $1.49+… Continue reading Organized Classroom: Laminating Hack

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Accidental Minimalist

So the past few weeks have been one wild ride! After an unfortunate classroom disaster over winter break, my classroom has been rebuilt and ready for learning! The previous version of the room was an explosion of color, posters, materials, supplies, and "stuff" accumulated over the past 13 years. These are two of the walls...… Continue reading Accidental Minimalist

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Day 3: Priorities Aligned

Today was productive and included projects not even on my list! What a great feeling. ¬†School starts Monday for me and the students come back on Tuesday so I made sure I got up "early" today compared to the past two weeks. 8:00am was not too bad, but 4:30am on Monday morning will certainly be… Continue reading Day 3: Priorities Aligned