What is TK?

Let me go ahead and start off by saying that I never dreamed that I would be walking out of my Kindergarten classroom to teach something other than what I have been doing. When I first moved in to that classroom, I thought that surely I would be there for 30+ years doing what I […]

Summer Buckets

Happy Monday! I was going to put this picture on my IG and tell you all that I was putting together my summer buckets and I know I am going to get a lot of questions so I thought it was the perfect time to hop on here and write a quick post on what […]

Get Your Teach On!

Need a teacher pick-me-up? Looking for some of the most current research based strategies that will light your classroom on fire? Join us in 2016 for Get Your Teach On – a one-of-a-kind experience for K-3 teachers. You will spend a day with Deanna Jump, Hope King and their special guests (feeling privileged to be […]

Mother’s Day Freebie

Did you remember that Sunday is Mother’s Day? Do you know that I’m a first time mom and this snuck up on me… So, I bought some white gift bags on the way home from school and had my kiddos decorate them. In the bag we put a few different items. The first one was […]

Teacher Anchor Giveaway

My sweet friend Chandra at C. Jayne Teach has done it again! She just launched her newest Teacher Anchor yesterday and I have one in my hands that I’d like to give to one of you! There is something to be said about a teacher planner made by a teacher. Chandra just gets it and […]

Earth Day Activities

Happy Earth Week! I didn’t get a chance to post my lesson plans on Sunday so I thought I would jump on here and share some of our earth day activities that we will be doing this week. Since plants and earth day kind of mix together well, we learn about plants and earth day in the […]

Hands on Math Linky

I am ALL about some hands on math! When I saw that Deedee was hosting this math linky party, I had to jump on board. I always say this, but there is a time and a place for work-sheets…I get it…I do it. But, we have got to find more meaningful learning for our babies beyond […]

Janes Give Back for MacKale

Hi friends. Any of you that follow me or follow the Kindergarten land of teacher bloggers, might know about MacKale McGuire. MacKale is the amazing son of Marsha McGuire who is the phenomenal face behind A Differentiated Kindergarten. People ask me all the time what it is that I have learned the most about being […]