Printable Games for Teachers

Wednesday, August 14, 2019 No comments

Want to get to know your colleagues better at a team meeting? 

Are you a principal looking to get your teachers up and talking to each other at a faculty meeting or PD session? 

Are you trying to build a sense of community in your school among your coworkers? 

Want to get some laughs or chatter going at a PD workshop? 

Use these no-prep printable games as easy-to-use, non-embarrassing icebreakers for groups of teachers! 

Practicing Letters with Alphabet Printables

Sunday, July 21, 2019 No comments

I am super excited to announce that I have been working hard for the past month on some alphabet printables and they are almost complete! I have been posting as I've been finishing them, but I got so impatient that I already posted my bundle and you can snag it from my store now before it's complete (and with a little discount for buying early!).

When it is complete (which will be in the next week or two - definitely by the end of this month and well before you go back to school), it will include over 300 student pages and activities to last you throughout the year (with the other printables included, it'll end up being close to 450 total pages, by the way)! It's mainly geared toward kindergarten classes, but it can absolutely be used in pre-K or even first grade depending on the levels and abilities of your kiddos!

I just wanted to take the opportunity to showcase each element of the bundle because I know that when you click through to my store, it can get overwhelming to make sure you've combed through every product you're getting (especially when it's a super giant bundle like this!). So without further ado, here you go...

My [Super Duper] Simple TpT Advice

Friday, July 5, 2019 No comments

If you have an idea, CREATE IT.

If you finish a product, POST IT.

If you have a great product, MARKET IT.

There is no time like the present, especially when it comes to your Teachers Pay Teachers store!

I have been selling on TpT since 2012 and I think these things have finally sunk in within the last year or so. So let me break them down for you.

Creative Activities with Sidewalk Chalk

Thursday, June 20, 2019 No comments

Sidewalk chalk: a summer staple in the home of many children. But after drawing some pictures and writing your names in bubble letters, what else can you do? Check out some ideas for ways you can use your sidewalk chalk today!

10 Tips to De-Stress

Monday, June 10, 2019 No comments


Stress. 

From Tony Soprano or Homer Simpson, no one is immune to feeling overwhelmed from time to time. I know a lot of teachers in particular who get stressed out over the balancing act they constantly have to master in their busy jobs. I thought the end of the school year would be a perfect time to discuss some of the ways you can de-stress your life and break away from the pressure you're feeling to get everything done right this minute.