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Are you looking for digital activities for the story "The Bad Seed?" Click now to read the top activities to do with your students this spring. Regardless of what teaching may look like. #primary #kindergarten #1stgrade @thepresentteacher

Fantastic Primary Activities Inspired by “The Bad Seed”

After a very cold and snowy winter, Spring is right around the corner.  Are you as excited as I am? One of my favorite things about Spring is all the wonderfully fun activities I have planned for my Kindergarten class.  This year I have been focusing on incorporating read aloud into our activities. For example, …

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Are you distance Learning this year and need some ideas for Valentine's Day or the month of February? Click now to read my top Valentine's Day Digital Activities for Primary, Pre K, Kindergarten, and 1st grade students. @thepresentteacher

Fantastic Valentine’s Day Activities for Distance Learning

Well, it is February 2021 and we are still Virtual Learning. It’s crazy to think that some schools like mine have been virtual since March 2020. If you have read any of my other posts like “Chester and The Kissing Hand,” “Pete the Cat and Halloween,” “The Polar Express and Christmas,” etc, then you know …

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Are you a Teacher Teaching Virtually in 2021? Click now to read the top 10 hacks for teachers that are teaching virtually. Perfect for making distance learning and teaching easier! @thepresentteacher

Top 10 Amazing Teacher Hacks For Teaching Virtually in 2021

“Before anything else, preparation is the key to success.” -Alexander Graham Bell It’s the new year of 2021 and many schools are still Hybrid or Distance Learning.  While many teachers enjoyed their Winter Break, many of us created New Year Resolutions for the upcoming year. One of the top Resolutions for 2021 is to be …

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Need some digital activities for the holidays this year? Here are my top digital activities for "The Polar Express." Perfect for primary and elementary students, these activities will bring the book or movie to life in a fun and engaging way. @thepresentteacher

Wonderful “The Polar Express” Activities for Distance Learning

I still remember the first time I saw “The Polar Express” as a child. The movie seemed so vivid and magical that for days I seemed to play “The Polar Express” in my backyard.  As a teacher, I realize just how magical and impactful the “The Polar Express” book and the movie are.  As a …

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Needing some winter digital activities for your Virtual Classroom? These "Sneezy the Snowman" Distance Learning activities are perfect for Pre-K, Kindergarten, and 1st grade students. Click now to read more! @thepresentteacher

Digital “Sneezy the Snowman” Activities that will Transform Your Winter

I’ve always loved Winter. The crunch of snow under my boots. That amazing wood smell from a wood-burning stove. The crisp cold air tickling my nose. And my lungs burning as I sip a spicy frothy Chai Tea Latte.  I can’t believe it’s already November. And with winter right around the creator, I have been …

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Need ways to Differentiate Instruction in your Virtual Classroom? Click now to read my step by step process on how I Differentiate Instruction while Distance Learning and why. #differentiatinginstructionstrategies @thepresentteacher

How to Differentiate Instruction While Distance Learning

“Finally, as a Virtual Teaching Kindergarten Teacher, I was able to breathe and rest easy knowing that my students were actually learning.” This is me now.  But it wasn’t that long ago when I was hastily packing up my classroom. Grabbing everything in sight as we ventured into the unknown world of Distance Learning.  I …

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Are you Distance Learning this Halloween and need some ideas? These 6 engaging "The Five Little Pumpkins" Digital Activities are perfect for Halloween this year. @thepresentteacher

6 Engaging Digital Activities For “The Five Little Pumpkins”

I still remember the best Halloween ever from when I was a kid. Candy littered the classroom as my teacher listened to the song “The Five Little Pumpkins.” We eagerly started on our crafts. Gluing Pumpkins down with popsicle sticks and talking about all of the candy and houses we were going to visit that …

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ClassDojo 10 Rewards While Distance Learning

Top 10 ClassDojo Rewards That will Transform Distance Learning

Ever since my school has been Distance Learning, we have been utilizing ClassDojo now more than ever.  In fact, I don’t know how I would have gotten through Distance Learning this far without ClassDojo.  If you haven’t checked it out yet, ClassDojo is an amazing tool to communicate with parents, while assigning work to students …

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The Kissing Hand Back To School

Spectacular Distance Learning Ideas For “The Kissing Hand”

The First Day of School is such an exciting time! Students are coming into the classroom for the first time, they get to meet new faces and build brand new relationships.  I had no idea how much of this I would miss when they announced that we would start the school year 100% virtual.  After …

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