It's a Small World - 7 Continent Study
Teach your students about the 7 Continents with these activities, projects & games! Expose them to a world that's bigger than they can imagine!
Maps and Globes - A Printable Book for Introducing or Reviewing Map Skills
Maps and Globes - A Printable Book for Introducing or Reviewing Map Skills - Your students will practice following written instructions as they label, color, and draw on maps and globes in this printable book. Concepts Included in this Book: - Globe - Compass Rose - Latitude - Longitude - Continen...
FREE Color the 7 continents - All About Earth and Maps for Kindergarten and First Grade Activities
Get ready for a month filled with so many fun activities to teach your kiddos all about our planet Earth . I teach this unit in April so it coincides with Earth Day. I’ve loaded up this blog post post with read aloud book ideas, free videos you can share with your students, links to free resour
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...
Me on the Map - book and quiz (FREEBIE)
Me on the Map activity book and quiz. The last two pages can be a quiz to check if they learned the information from the books.
Map Books for Children (Intro to Maps Study Unit) | Mommy Evolution
Map Books for Children: Intro to Maps Study Unit + FREE Map Study Unit Resources for homeschooling and classroom
Me on the Map: A Literature & Social Studies Mini-Unit
This is an integrated language arts and social studies mini-unit. That is perfect for your students to learn how to read a map, find their place on a map, and follow directions using a compass. The activities in this packet are based on the book, Me on the Map by Joan Sweeney. What's Included: * 1...
Foldables ~ Functional Folding Fun! Flip-Flap Books And Elementary Lapbooks!
Foldables Unit : THIS UNIT IS NOW 734 PAGES WITH TABLE OF CONTENTS AND LINED INSERTS! Check The Feedback On This BEST SELLER! ~ Functional Folding Fun! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ I also now have a NEW unit with just MATH foldables: Fact Folding Fun Unit ~ Math Foldables
The Teacher Bag - Hop in and fill your teacher bag with ideas.
We are beginning our community unit and we combine it with our mapping standards. I love this book Me on the Map. This book is a great tool when teaching about maps. We make our own Me on the Map book. Each student makes their own and is the star of the book. I take their picture, cut it out and glue it to a popsicle stick. This picture of them moves to each page. Here are the pages of one of finished books. The cover has an "exploding egg" that I shared about here. Same page as above, just…
Stacked: Learning With Styrofoam Cups - We Are Teachers
Here are some clever ways to use Styrofoam cups to teach math, English language arts, social studies and science! MATH 1. M, M, M, R: Learn about mean, median, mode and range through a stacking competition—no nesting cups allowed! Teams […]
Landforms Flipbook Activity
This week in Science we have been learning about Earth's Land Features. All week we took notes, learned hand gestures, and watched a video, and then we made a landform flipbook. I have to say, it came out SOOOO cute!! I got the idea from an AIMS lesson and adapted it for the SC landforms. Here is what it looks like completed! And here it is in action! You can download it HERE!