Crazy Bulletin Boards Antics!

Bulletin boards drive me crazy! I tend to make them so I don't have to replace them year after year but with this being my 3rd school in 2 years I have had to move things a lot.  So I wanted to share with you my crazy bulletin board antics! So I like to use sheet...

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Free Pacing Guide for Any Grade Level

Free Pacing Guide for Any Grade Level

I am convinced that one of the most important things you can do to have a great school year is to be organized.  This Free Pacing Guide will help you plan out your school year and help keep your teacher heart very happy. What is a Pacing Guide? A pacing guide (or...

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Turkeys!

I can't believe it is Thanksgiving already!  I have to work 3 days this week and I have to say the kids were a little excited about this time of year!  We did so many fun projects I thought I would share them with you!  We are gearing up now for our big Thanksgiving...

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Thankful Class Book Freebie

A fun freebie for your kinders!  Print the title page with a class picture and by Mrs. Kadar's Class.  Print each student a writing page.  Of course students write names and what they are thankful for.  Have them illustrate it with black crayon only leaving wide...

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Turkey Pattern Hat Freebie

I still love pattern hats (even though they are not Common Core they still contain some concepts you can talk about.  Like counting... how many turkeys did you use or how many of this turkey or that turkey.  Especially since this week we are not doing "strict"...

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Voting Ballot Freebie

Last minute ballot for voting tomorrow.   Because I could not find one for the littles! Download from my Random Freebies file on TpT! Amazing Obama and Romney clipart from Melonheadz Illustrating.  (Who has done much of the work on my blog as well as many other...

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Halloween Must Haves for Kinder!

So I admit, I am sort of sad that I am missing pumpkins while I am still on maternity leave.  Pumpkin time is literally my favorite because there are so many ways to make it academic and fun!  So here are some pumpkin activities I have posted you may be interested in!...

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Treats For Our Sweets

Welcome to Simply Kinder!  Thanks for stopping by.  If you are reading this post you are most likely gobbling along from Freebielicious's Treats For Our Sweets freebie chain!  Take a moment and poke around before you go and be sure to say hi! Your freebie is a...

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The Day After Halloween!! Eeeek!

Halloween should really be the last Saturday of October!  The thought of having 25 5 and 6 year olds the day after Halloween is scary!  I really don't need to explain... every teacher knows students are zombies the day after Halloween! So... here is a fun freebie to...

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Pumpkin Book Report Freebie!

I just love this time of year!  And Halloween is one of my favorite holidays!  But many schools are not allowed to celebrate Halloween... here's your solution... Students will select a book with their parents and then complete one of the following pumpkin book...

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Reflections from a Kinder Mom!

So we are in week two of kindergarten here in Glendale, AZ!  (Sigh... literally!)  I myself am on maternity leave, but my 5 year old is now fully understanding that kindergarten is not just a fun place we go every once and awhile but somewhere he has to go daily to...

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Teacher Tips for the First Day of Kindergarten

Teacher Tips for the First Day of Kindergarten

Does teaching the first day of of Kindergarten scare you?  Don't be scared, be smart and realistic about what should happen!  Here are some quick tips and tricks to make your first day teaching kindergarten fantastic! Label your students as they walk in the door. No...

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Students Information Form: A FREE Back To School Printable

Students Information Form: A FREE Back To School Printable

This free printable students information form gives parents the opportunity to share insights about their kids. It is a valuable tool for gaining helpful information that will help students succeed in Kindergarten. Perfect for back to school. I know that many of you...

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Free Back to School Parent Packet

Free Back to School Parent Packet

Whether it's a Meet the Teacher Night or you are just trying to inform your families what goes on in kindergarten, this Free Back To School Parent Packet will  have something in it you will love.  And great news - this download is NOW EDITABLE in Adobe Pro.  This will...

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