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Classroom Activities- Literacy / Me on the Map projects.might be the cutest thing I 3rd Grade Social Studies, Social Studies Activities, Teaching Social Studies, Teaching Science, Social Science, Teaching Tools, Teaching Maps, Teaching Geography, Teaching Ideas

The Effects of Blogstalking

My professional life before blogs & Pinterest seems like a long, long ago, dark, desperate time. I've been thinking a lot recently about ho...

Picture Books About Community Helpers – No Time For Flash Cards Picture books about community helpers from j.m @ No Time For Flash Cards Preschool Books, Preschool Themes, Book Activities, Preschool Plans, Everyday Activities, Preschool Classroom, Community Workers, School Community, Community Helpers Preschool

Picture Books About Community Helpers - No Time For Flash Cards

Books about community helpers for kids give them a new perspective on the people in the jobs that are true heroes in our communities.

DIY milk carton houses - such a great craft idea for your little one :) Kids Crafts, Projects For Kids, Diy For Kids, Diy And Crafts, Craft Projects, Arts And Crafts, Paper Crafts, Paper Toys, Diys

Pastellikaupunki / Pastel town

Maito- ja mehupurkki, akryylivärit, pensseli, katkoteräveitsi - siinä tarvikkeet pastellinvärisen kaupungin tekoon. Myös innokas pieni apuri on aina tarpeellinen. / / / Two milk or juice cartons, acrylic paint, paintbrush, utility knife - that's all you need for crafting your own pastel town. Also a little helper is always useful having around.

Mapping the Classroom….did this with kindergarten ears and they loved it! Grea… Mapping the Classroom….did this with kindergarten ears and they loved it! Preschool Social Studies, Preschool Math, Teaching Math, Teaching Ideas, Classroom Map, Kindergarten Classroom, Team Activities, Classroom Activities, Map Skills

Mapping the Classroom

We have been working on some mapping skills during Social Studies. We did some brainstorming about maps, read some books about maps and then...

This last week we began our geography unit in second grade. We began by learning the mapping essential vocabulary of map, globe, key, sca. Social Studies Lesson Plans, Social Studies Classroom, Teaching Social Studies, Social Studies Activities, Classroom Activities, School Classroom, Dinosaur Activities, History Classroom, Social Studies For Kindergarten

Where Do I Live? - The Creative Classroom

This last week we began our geography unit in second grade. We began by learning the mapping essential vocabulary of map, globe, key, scale, grid, birds eye view. We practiced making our own maps and creating symbols for our map keys. The students love making their own maps of our neighborhood where the school is […]

The Town Mouse and the Country Mouse- Aesop's fables. I think Aesop's fables are perfect little stories that exemplify the story telling process. Reading Activities, Reading Skills, Teaching Reading, Teaching Ideas, Learning, 2nd Grade Ela, 3rd Grade Reading, Second Grade, Traditional Literature

The Town Mouse and the Country Mouse- Aesop's fables

WATCH MORE NURSERY RHYMES COLLECTION http://vid.io/xcym Watch the animation series of Aesops fables- "The Town Mouse and the Country Mouse" To watch all Aeso...

Community Helpers: Match the Tools I needed something simple to cover our Pre-K standard about community helpers, so I came up with this super easy game that covers math (sorting), S… Community Workers, School Community, Classroom Community, Community Helpers Preschool, Preschool Education, Preschool Lessons, Social Studies Communities, Communities Unit, Pre K Activities

Community Helpers: Match the Tools

I needed something simple to cover our Pre-K standard about community helpers, so I came up with this super easy game that covers math (sorting), Social Studies (community helpers), and Language Arts (speaking, vocabulary)! Students will match the tools to the community helper that uses it. If you w...

Printable houses - build your own paper toy neighborhood with houses, cars, and… Craft Activities For Kids, Diy Crafts For Kids, Arts And Crafts, Blog Bebe, Freebies, Paper Houses, Paper Models, Printable Paper, Paper Toys

build your own neighborhood - house 2 - The Neighborhood

In With the Old, Out With the New? It’s clear that I’ve always loved things with a history. I preferred garage sales to the stores. I was the girl who collected rocks by the bucket load. When I was in middle school I somehow ended up with an antique medicine bottles obsession. I grew up […]

FREE Community Helper Writing Prompts by Laura Love to Teach Kindergarten Writing Prompts, Kindergarten Social Studies, Preschool Writing, Teaching Social Studies, Student Teaching, Preschool Activities, Space Activities, Preschool Classroom, Literacy

FREE Community Helper Writing Prompts

I added this freebie to my store because I wanted a few choices of writing prompts for Kindergarteners (and other little ones!) to write about how they are community helpers and how they will change the world :) Using them in my classroom really got my sweet kinders to think about what they do tha...

My community scrapbook project preschool social studies, social studies projects, places in the community Places In The Community, My Community, Community Helpers, Social Studies Communities, Communities Unit, Preschool Social Studies, Social Studies Projects, Kindergarten Units, Community Workers

My Community Scrapbook Project

We are about to begin one of my favorite units--community! Each year, we go all out and make a huge 3-d map of our city, complete wit...

Could tweak for career bulletin board or summer activities bulletin board Sarah's First Grade Snippets: Communities Mini Unit Community Helpers Kindergarten, Kindergarten Social Studies, Social Studies Activities, Teaching Social Studies, Student Teaching, Social Studies Communities, Communities Unit, First Grade Science, Teaching First Grade

Communities Mini Unit - Sarah's Teaching Snippets

I finished up my communities min-unit with my class. I’m actually surprised with how much I enjoyed it. Ha! I’m a little ashamed to admit that I have never been that great at teaching first grade social studies. I just didn’t put in the time that I should’ve. I always put way more into ... Read More about Communities Mini Unit