Teacher Mama: O’Clock Ladybug Puzzles {After School Linky}

O’Clock Ladybug Puzzles Recently, Boy Mama Teacher shared these Half Past Puzzle Bugs to help students practice telling time to the half hour. Keeping with the bug theme, I created these O’Clock Ladybug Puzzles to help students practice time to … Continue reading 

Book Mama: Time Soldiers Series from Big Guy Books {After School Linky}

Time Soldiers Books: The Ultimate Adventure Series I love it when I am contacted by an author and asked to review his or her books. I love the day the books arrive and we open the box so excited to … Continue reading 

Book Mama: Tree: A Peek-Through Picture Book {After School Linky}

Tree: a Peek-Through Picture Book This book arrived on my doorstep a few weeks ago.  I immediately fell in love with the book just looking at the colorful cover. I shared it with my youngest who loved turning the pages … Continue reading 

Teacher Mama: FREE 100s Chart Puzzles {After School Linky}

FREE 100s Chart Puzzles This is one of those activities that I have been meaning to do for a while, but wasn’t able to find the time to prepare it until now.  I created these 100s Chart Puzzles for my … Continue reading 

Teacher Mama: Ten Frame Board Games {After School Linky}

 Ten Frame Board Games If you are not familiar with the importance of using ten frames to teach number sense, see our post Using Ten Frames for Building Number Sense for more information. I am always looking for ways to help … Continue reading 

Teacher Mama: Zap it! A Game for Teaching Math Facts {After School Linky}

Zap it! A Game for Teaching Math Facts I loved this idea for teaching multiplication facts  from Mrs. Young’s Explorers. I liked it so much I  shared it with several colleagues. Then I got to thinking, why not try it … Continue reading 

Teacher Mama: FREE Rainbow Slide Letter Sorting Game {After School Linky}

FREE Rainbow Slide Letter Sorting Game Was in the mood to create a new St. Patrick’s Day Springy game for you all.  Here is what I came up with. This is a fun game that asks students to practice sorting … Continue reading 

Teacher Mama: Solid Shapes Board Game {After School Linky}

Solid Shapes Board Game Materials templates card stock 11 by 17 inch paper playing pieces Preparation print game board on 11 by 17 inch paper Print cards on card stock To Play Players start at “start.” S/he chooses a playing … Continue reading 

Teacher Mama: Mixed Short Vowel Games {After School Linky)

Mixed Short Vowel Games These games are created to help students practice their short vowel sounds. The first game practices just short o, a and i and the second game adds in short u. Both games work well with Words … Continue reading