Sight Word Snowball Fight

Sight Word Snowball Fight

By late winter in Ohio, the cold temperatures keep us inside more than we'd like. That's why I'm always looking for ways to get the kids up and moving indoors in the winter. This sight word snowball fight is a fun way to move around inside while staying warm and...

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Glue Sponge Tips

Glue Sponge Tips

Have you seen all the excitement about glue sponges? You may hear teachers say, "Best teacher hack ever!", or, "Life changer! I'll never go back!" Well, we've gathered all of the glue sponge tips up in one spot to give you the low down on how to make them for yourself...

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Centers Management

Centers Management

We often get asked, how do your manage centers?  Managing centers is not an easy thing to do, for sure and so the topic comes up a lot.  There are so many ways, pocket charts, free choice, etc, but we use a centers wheel. efficiency This article (and most) on Simply...

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How To Make A Centers Wheel

How To Make A Centers Wheel

The question comes up often in our Teacher Facebook Group, "how do you run your centers?"  We use a centers wheel and wanted to share with you how to make a centers wheel so you can use this strategy too. This article (and most) on Simply Kinder does contain affiliate...

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Back to School

Back to School

Can you believe how fast summer has gone by? It's already that time to start thinking about back to school. We've round up all of our free printables that will be helpful to you over the next few weeks so you can find them easily all in one spot. Give your families...

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Amazon Prime Day Deals for Teachers

Amazon Prime Day Deals for Teachers

Are you looking for the best Prime Day deals for teachers?  Simply Kinder has / will have you covered with all the details and deals! This article (and most) on Simply Kinder does contain affiliate links that we do earn a commission off of.  Clicking these links does...

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Videos About America for Kids

Videos About America for Kids

  Whether you are learning about America for your social studies content or if you are working on a specific holiday, learning about our country is loads of fun!  Here is your list of America videos for kids (teacher-approved, of course! America to Me by Jack...

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Student Drawn Dress

Student Drawn Dress

I am sure you have seen a student drawn dresses on social media and thought I can totally do that.  They are so adorable and such a great memory for you and your students.  But how do they create them and where do they get the perfect dress?  Well, we started to see...

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Red, White, and Blue Printable Game for Kids

Red, White, and Blue Printable Game for Kids

Red, White, and Blue Printable Game for Kids Celebrate summer holidays with a red, white, and blue printable game for kids. We're counting down to summer break with just a couple weeks of school left, but I couldn't wait to jump into summer activities here on the...

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Father’s Day Shrinky Dink Keychains

Father’s Day Shrinky Dink Keychains

I am obsessed with these keepsake keychains!  Aren't they adorable?  And they make an easy gift for Father's Day.  And we share the directions below so you can make these too with your class! This and many articles on Simply Kinder contain affiliate links.  These...

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Summer Bucket List

Summer Bucket List

Summer is just around the corner and I know that I am beyond excited to cross some items off of my summer bucket list!  I try to relax as much as possible, have a ton of fun, and be somewhat productive during my two months away from school and kiddos.  I think it is...

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Father’s Day Questionnaires

Father’s Day Questionnaires

Did you have your students fill out their Mother’s Day Questionnaires for their moms, grandmas, and aunts this year?  Many of you asked if we could make Father’s Day Questionnaires too. In this download, there are 2 different versions of the questionnaire for dads,...

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Autograph Beach Ball

Autograph Beach Ball

An autograph beach ball is one of my favorite end of year activities to do with my students.   I've been doing it for years and still love it!  And so we wanted to share with you how we do it and give you a free flyer to get your class to donate beach balls. We start...

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Surfing Addition Puzzles

Surfing Addition Puzzles

The weather is warming up and swimsuit season is almost here! Let's get in the mood with these fun surfing addition puzzles. These will have your students excited and engaged, ready to practice addition facts. Surfing Addition Puzzles comes with twenty different...

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How to Make and Sell Teacher Printables Online

How to Make and Sell Teacher Printables Online

So you want to How to Make and Sell Teacher Printables Online?  The question of how to do this and where to start comes up sometimes in the Simply Kinder Teacher Facebook Group and so I thought it would be fitting to help you all get started. Open up a Teachers Pay...

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So You Want to Start a Teacher Blog

So You Want to Start a Teacher Blog

So you want to start a teacher blog?  I know this feeling because I had it about 4-5 years ago when I started Simply Kinder.  I wanted a place to share my ideas and a place of my own to connect with teachers.  It's a very powerful thing and you can have one too.  And...

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Washer Frame for Father’s Day

Washer Frame for Father’s Day

The project is courtesy of the amazing preschool teachers Ms. Stacy, Ms. Katie, and Ms. Anne Marie who have spent the last year with my son.  But this Washer Frame for Father's Day that they made for my husband was just too cute not to share! This project was so...

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Tips For Teachers To Financially Survive the Summer

Tips For Teachers To Financially Survive the Summer

One of the sad realities of being a teacher is trying to survive the summer months on a budget. So here are some ideas to help you make it through the summer with as little financial stress as possible. Tips For Teachers To Financially Survive the Summer Prepay your...

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7 Easy Minute To Win It Games for Kinder

7 Easy Minute To Win It Games for Kinder

The end of the year is a great time to have fun with our students, making memories they will possibly remember for a very long time. However, unstructured fun can lead to mass chaos quickly. Here are 7 Easy Minute To Win It Games for Kinder to play with your kinders...

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Free Summer Journal

Free Summer Journal

We have worked so hard to get our students writing this year and I always worry that it will be lost over the summer.  So I created this Free Summer Journal to send home with your students so they can write a little bit each day. I made them with a half page and full...

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76 Things Teachers Really Want at the End of the School Year

76 Things Teachers Really Want at the End of the School Year

As the end of the year is quickly approaching, I thought it would be fun to put together a list of things teachers REALLY want to happen during the last last weeks and days of school.  So here are 76 Things Teachers Really Want at the End of the School Year. 1. All of...

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Free Summer Reading Logs

Free Summer Reading Logs

Motivating students to read during summer can be a tricky task especially as the teacher.  And so I made some free summer reading logs to share with you and have some ideas for you to set up your students to be successful during the summer. Sign your students up for...

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End of the Year Songs

End of the Year Songs

As the end of the year approaches, you may be looking for some end of the year songs to sing at a performance or for classroom celebrations.  So we searched You Tube and found you these amazing performances and came up with these great End of the Year Songs great for...

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