5 Must Have Songs to Teach the Alphabet in Kindergarten (or to any children!)

5 Must Have Alphabet Songs For Kinder

Using music in kindergarten is so important!  Songs will help your students to be actively engaged in the learning, help them to remember the concepts better, and create an overall climate of fun in your kindergarten classroom!  So you should have an iPod is FULL of great songs for teaching ... read more

What to realistically plan on the first day of kindergarten! Great article for kindergarten teachers at back to school!

What To Plan on The First Day of Kindergarten!

Ahhh... the first day of kindergarten!  It's such an exciting day!  An exhausting day!  But what do you plan for that day?  So many things you are excited to do with your students, but you have to remember it's the first day and keep it all in perspective!   Remember, your new ... read more

Ten Amazing Kindergarten Teachers to Follow on Pinterest!

Kindergarten Teachers to Follow on Pinterest

Simply Kinder That's me!  The majority of what I pin to Simply Kinder is all kindergarten related!  My two favorite boards are my Classroom Management and Back to School  boards (which is actually great ideas for the entire year!) Sharing Kindergarten Ohhh... check out her teaching Cool ... read more

10 Fabulous Kindergarten Teachers to Follow on Facebook!

Kindergarten Facebook Teachers to Follow

Sometimes I get asked by kindergarten teachers... what are some good pages to follow on Facebook?  What do I look for when I am following a Facebook page: people who share good ideas and don't promote products 100% of the time!  So here's a list of 10 kindergarten teachers to follow on ... read more

10 Fabulous Kindergarten Teachers to Follow on Instagram!

Kindergarten Teachers To Follow on Instagram

Instagram is such an easy platform to use to search for great ideas when teaching kindergarten!  Here's a list of 10 fabulous kindergarten teachers that I follow on Instagram! SimplyKinder That's me!  I love being on Instagram and sharing great things for kindergarten teachers!  Want to see ... read more

How much supplies will my kindergarten classroom need? Great for back to school teacher shopping!

Supplies for Your Kindergarten Class

As teachers we LOVE our school supplies!  (I bet many of us tend to hoard them!)  Depending on where you teach, you may get these supplies directly from your school.  Or you may get overloaded with school supplies from you student's families.  Or you may like to purchase your own supplies each year ... read more

Funny Teacher Truths About School Supplies (told through GIFs)

The Truth About Back To School Supplies

As teachers we sure do love our school supplies.  But teachers holds some truths about them many may not know!  With back to school season coming up, I thought it would be fun to share some of the secret truths about school supplies through GIFs! Backpacks - Backpacks are an essential back to ... read more