Author: deanna

Planning for a Substitute

As a teacher, you will inevitably get sick, need a long weekend away, or just need a "mental health day". In those cases, you will need to make sure your classroom is prepared for anyone to come in and run the show with little...

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Parent-Teacher Conferences

Conferencing with parents can be a breeze or a dreaded situation for all. It simply depends on the student and the parent(s) involved. I do believe that no matter what the situation is, the parent-teacher conference can be a...

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Turtle Art Project

We are really going green with this cutie of a turtle. He is made with an apple sauce cup and a plastic spoon. The best thing about this project-no need for glue! Supplies Needed: apple sauce cups (emptied and cleaned), 1 per...

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Art Time Tips

Here are a few tips for art time that I have discovered or have received from colleagues over the years. I love the idea of working "smarter" not "harder". If you have some art time tips, please share them with us! For easy...

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