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Directed Drawing - A Whole Year - Winter packet (Nov/Dec/Jan) - Fall (Aug, Sep, Oct) - Spring (Feb/Mar/Apr) - Summer (May/June/July) This bundle includes 4 of my Directed Drawing Read/Draw/Write packets. In total, it includes 200 worksheets
Subjects:
Writing, Back to School, Visual Arts
Grades:
Homeschool, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
$24.00
$15.00
1,853
Bundle
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This bundle is a convenient and value-packed way of securing 4 of our beautiful printable resources for developing scissor skills with your students. The fast-prep activities in these packs provide creative ways to encourage cutting practice
Subjects:
Child Care, Handwriting, Phonics
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
$20.00
$12.00
161
Bundle
By From the Pond
Word Families: Word Family Week Mega Pack Each of the 22 files in this MEGA PACK of resources will help you sequence a whole week of reading and writing for your WORD FAMILY lessons! Print the pages and make each of your students their own mini
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, Writing, Phonics
Grades:
PreK, Homeschool, Kindergarten, 1st
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
$18.00
1,080
Digital Download ZIP (42.69 MB)
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Engage your students in fun, hands-on and skill focused addition activities to review the make ten strategy. This packet includes 6 'Print and Play' games to help your students learn and practice the number combinations that make ten (friends of
Subjects:
Math, Basic Operations, Numbers
Grades:
Homeschool, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Math Centers, Activities, Games
CCSS:
K.OA.A.4
$5.00
380
Digital Download ZIP (11.14 MB)
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This bundle of 4 resources will make addition within a ten frame fun for your class.It will help your students to move from understanding that addition is combining 2 groups, to a more structured approach. They can naturally begin to explore the
Subjects:
Math, Basic Operations, Numbers
Grades:
Homeschool, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
$7.00
256
Digital Download ZIP (7.22 MB)
By From the Pond
This bonanza of resources for blends will provide you with everything you need to introduce your students to consonant blends in your phonics program! Are your students ready to move on from cvc words? This pack will help get you started,
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Phonics
Grades:
Homeschool, 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Worksheets, Posters, Printables
$26.45
$15.00
469
Bundle
By From the Pond
This bundle includes 12 of our favorite Directed Drawing packets! It includes 460 projects to complete throughout the year to help your little learners fall in love with drawing! Find an alternative 'All Year' bundle that includes monthly themed
Subjects:
Writing, Back to School, Visual Arts
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
$67.00
$45.00
91
Bundle
By From the Pond
This bundle is packed with fun "rainbow" themed addition fun!This packet is jam packed with fun ways to help your students develop a solid understanding and recall of the 'Rainbow Addition to Ten' strategy - the paired combinations of numbers that
Subjects:
Math, Basic Operations
Grades:
Homeschool, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Math Centers, Activities, Games
$7.00
332
Digital Download PDF (7.72 MB)
By From the Pond
100 Chart Puzzles for the whole year! Year Long Math Centers - teach your students once and then switch out the seasonal options! They will LOVE them!This is a big bundle of 13 fun math center activities that will help your students learn about
Subjects:
Math, Numbers, Place Value
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Math Centers, Activities, Games
$22.00
$12.00
242
Bundle
By From the Pond
Make learning to write sentences in Kindergarten practical, easy-to-prep and systematic with our Week of Writing mini books! They will help you provide a structured week of writing activities for your students that will guide them through a process
Subjects:
Writing, Back to School, Reading
Grades:
Homeschool, Kindergarten, 1st
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
$69.00
$35.00
355
Bundle
By From the Pond
By popular request, I have bundled 12 of my 'Pinning Pages' packets into an easy to use bundle! The bundle is complete and no more will be added in the future. The packets included are: 1. Pinning Rules Posters of the Classroom 2. Australian
Subjects:
English Language Arts
Grades:
Homeschool, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
$40.50
$25.00
141
Bundle
By From the Pond
Make teaching and learning the Counting On strategy for addition engaging and fun with our fun pack of 4 games and activities.This printable file packet will give you 4 great games/activities for teaching your students to use the "counting on"
Subjects:
Math, Basic Operations, Numbers
Grades:
Homeschool, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Activities, Printables, Games
$5.00
381
Digital Download ZIP (14.41 MB)
By From the Pond
Make math and learning numbers irresistible in your classroom with this big bundle of 30 math center games and activities. Incorporating 20 of our product listings, this bundle includes 30 'Print and Play' games that will help teach numbers up to
Subjects:
Basic Operations, Numbers, Back to School
Grades:
Homeschool, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Math Centers, Printables, Games
$55.25
$29.00
365
Bundle
By From the Pond
This is a bundle of the first 4 of my 'one page craft packs'!'It contains 80 crafts and is complete.A 'one page craft' is easy to prep, engaging and simple for your students and allows you to easily modify your lessons! You will simply copy one page
Subjects:
Writing, Visual Arts
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
$60.00
$42.00
64
Bundle
By From the Pond
Combine math lessons with craft and creativity! This bundle includes 16 of my super fun and creative 'mathtivities'! Find more mathtivity packets in my store HERE! Find paper crafts in my TpT store HERE! Click here to return to my store home
Subjects:
Algebra, Numbers, Visual Arts
Grades:
Homeschool, 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
$44.50
$30.00
78
Bundle
By From the Pond
Our Big Bundle of Alphabet Letter Sound Packets will make for perfect back to school preparation and activities.Are you introducing your students to the letter sounds a-z for the first time?These packets will provide you with a variety of fun,
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, Back to School, Phonics
Grades:
PreK, Homeschool, Kindergarten, 1st
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
$95.00
$60.00
178
Bundle
By From the Pond
Make learning numbers and number sense fun and engaging with our little books. Students complete a page each day on your number focus for the week!Each of these 10 mini workbooks will help you sequence a whole week of essential number sense work for
Subjects:
Numbers
Grades:
PreK, Homeschool, Kindergarten, 1st
Types:
Worksheets, Workbooks, Printables
$27.00
$13.50
343
Bundle
By From the Pond
Build a 'Bee Busy' drawer cart or area to engage your fast finishers!Turn a six drawer drawer unit into a 'hive of activity' for your little busy learners!I like to have a 'Bee Busy' station on hand, so when my students ask me 'what to do next' I
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Math
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Activities, Printables, Games
$12.00
456
Digital Download ZIP (13.97 MB)
By From the Pond
Phoneme Segmentation Activities {cvc, Blends, Digraphs}Train Phoneme Segmentation Cards BundleThese train themed phoneme segmentation cards make a fun and motivating literacy center of helping students learn to segment phonemes in words and begin
Subjects:
Writing, Phonics, Spelling
Grades:
Homeschool, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Activities, Printables
$14.00
$8.00
121
Bundle
By From the Pond
Make your math centers, rotations or guided instruction engaging and fun with our bundle of essential math activities for numbers to 10. They are easy to prep and perfect for kindergarten.The included games are called:Adding Apples Set (4
Subjects:
Basic Operations, Numbers, Mental Math
Grades:
PreK, Homeschool, Kindergarten, 1st
Types:
Math Centers, Activities, Games
$57.00
$29.00
255
Bundle
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I started self publishing digital resources for education and early-learning in 2005 after graduating as a primary school teacher in 2001.

MY TEACHING STYLE

My resources aim to encourage a calm, happy classroom of engaged learners. Carefully designed resources can help promote a happy classroom, engaged learners and an excited teacher!

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

I graduated university with first class honours.

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

I earned the Outstanding Entrants scholarship to study at The University of Newcastle. I chose to study Education and have a double degree - Bachelor of Teaching/Bachelor of Social Science - specializing in Early Childhood Education.

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