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 […]

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 […]

Create your own Wednesday Word Problem

Wednesday Word Problems have been a staple in my classroom since the first year I started teaching. It is not my original idea but I love  the way that we have made it a routine and the kids really look forward to doing them every week. They even get a smartie if they figure it […]

Five for Friday

1. Today is the day. My maternity leave is over. I told my husband yesterday that it has been like one really long blissful snow day. I have enjoyed every single second of being home with my little goose. I definitely have mixed emotions about going back to school. I am very blessed because my […]

French Lick Blogger Meet-Up

I am, once again, in awe of my blogging bestie Holly Ehle. Y’all…she is simply the best. I FINALLY got to make my way up to the French Lick blogger meet-up and I can tell you right now that I will not be missing it again! Holly goes above and beyond to make this is […]

Five for Friday

As the time gets closer to me having to go back to school, I swear time is speeding up! AH! This time next week I will be in the classroom. I’m sure you can imagine that I have mixed emotions about it. I really love my job and couldn’t imagine being anything other than a […]

Five for Friday

1. It’s been kind of a crazy week! I got all of these boxes to set up my Matilda Jane goodies for launch next week. If you would like to be a part of my FB group, comment and let me know and I will add you! There have been some sneaks…gah I love baby […]

Five for Friday

Happy Friday to you! 1. Apparently, I don’t think I have enough on my plate so I decided to take on another side hustle. I am a tad obsessed with clothes (if you haven’t noticed) and now I’m a Matilda Jane trunk keeper. I have bought their clothes forever…perfect teacher clothes…and now I have my […]