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Fall is here, and for the kiddos in your classroom that means one thing only: Halloween! I was a teacher for 23 years; so I know the mixed bag of tricks and treats that holiday brings to the classroom. Who could forget the fun of seeing those adorable Halloween costumes?…

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St. Patrick’s Day Fun in the Classroom

Hey Peeps…. I hope this post finds you well!  One of my favorite days to celebrate in my classroom over the years has been St. Patrick’s Day. I am 50% Irish and 50% Italian!  My mom is Irish and my dad was Italian.  My dad was a HOOT!  He used…

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25 Days of Holiday Giving Event

Hey there Peeps…. I am so excited you want to join in on my 25 Days of Holiday Giving. CLICK THE IMAGE BELOW to join in on the fun. You’ll need the password to download your freebies.     If you DON’T HAVE A PASSWORD, CLICK HERE to get one…

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Apple Day is COMING!

APPLE DAY is coming!!!! YAY!!!   Apple Day is one of my FAVORITE days of the school year!  I have been doing Apple Day for the past 20 years in my classroom and I still love it every year.  Even though I LOVE summer, Fall is my favorite season.  The…

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It's my BIRTHDAY!!!!

Hi Friends….  YAY!!!!  It’s my BIRTHDAY!  So LET’S CELEBRATE!  I decided to have a 20% OFF Sale in my TPT Shop in honor of my Birthday TONIGHT and TOMORROW!   I WON’T even tell you how old I am.. but I have been teaching for 23 years… so you do…

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Apples, Apples, Apple Day!

APPLE DAY is coming!!!! YAY!!! Apple Day is one of my FAVORITE days of the school year!  I have been doing Apple Day for the past 19 years in my classroom and I still love it every year.  Even though I LOVE summer, Fall is my favorite season.  The crisp…

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Constitution Day

  Hi Friends…. This year on September 17th for Constitution Day, I wanted to do something a bit different than I have done in the past.  This year, I decided to teach about Constitution Day during my Guided Reading groups by doing a close reading activity.  I felt that this…

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Super Duper LOVE BTS SALE!!

YIPPPPPEEEE!!!  How exciting… Get READY for a HUGE SUPER DUPER Love Back to School Sale over at TPT!  This is the day where you can get 28% OFF your entire purchase!  My cart is getting full!!!!! Head on over to my TPT Shop to check out my NEWEST RESOURCES! I am…

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FREEBIES for my Follower Friends

Hi Friends… I hope this post finds you well 🙂  I am SOOOOOOO EXCITED about what I have up my sleeve!!!! I have wanted a way to connect with my peeps who follow my blog, Facebook page, and/or Blog Shop.  Sometimes, it’s just easier to get some up to date…

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Earth Day FUN!

  Hi Friends…. I just wanted to drop in and do a quick little blog post on Earth Day.  I know it is coming up in April and I am a bit of a pre-planner…can you say…{type a}…I digress 🙂   I wanted to share an activity that I have…

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Hi, I'm Anna! I was a primary teacher for over twenty-three years, wife of a firefighter, mother of twin teenage boys, obsessed with being creative and helping teachers and love my Saturday morning quiet cup of coffee!
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