Kindergarten Smarts

 (6,206)
United States - Minnesota - Apple Valley
Kindergarten Smarts
4.0
6,681 votes
Click Here
 
FREE Download
Assess the general quality of my work with this free download
clear search
Leader Board Superb
My Products
sort by:
Most Recent
view:
These interactive writing & sentence practice envelopes are perfect for literacy centers! Simply print and cut the strips and glue the word bank on the front of an envelope. Students will use the word bank on the front of the envelope to fill in
$40.00
$25.00
4 ratings
4.0
Digital Download ZIP (82.63 MB)
These interactive CVCe sentence practice envelopes are perfect for literacy centers! Simply print and cut the strips and glue the CVCe word bank on the front of an envelope. Students will use the word bank on the front of the envelope to fill in the
$5.00
2 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (18.06 MB)
These Back to School Sight Word books are great for back to school! These differentiated sight word books are geared for guided reading groups. They come with 3 different leveled readers. Teachers love this option because it appears the students are
$5.50
4 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (49.83 MB)
Enjoy 8 printables for the end of the year that touch on literacy, math, and writing. These are samples from my Kindergarten Summer Review and Summer Writing Prompts! If you like these printables, check out more of these pages here! Kindergarten
FREE
12 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (6.23 MB)
These writing pages are perfect for the end of the school year and can transition into summer break. All the writing prompts are geared towards the end of the school year and summer vacation. Your students will love coloring the fun graphics and
$5.00
not yet rated
Digital Download PDF (20.98 MB)
This template makes for a great gift for teachers, parents, students, or pretty much anyone you want to say thank you to! What's Included: 1. a PDF (non editable version) that can be printed as is and then you can write your own message with
FREE
2 ratings
4.0
Digital Download ZIP (2.72 MB)
Mom's have big shoes to fill! Students will create a fun shoe-themed book for their mothers. They can pick from 10 different shoes that suit their mom the best. This is a great time for students to show off their writing skills and their
$4.50
1 rating
4.0
Digital Download PDF (45.62 MB)
These Winter Game books are just in time for the Olympics! These differentiated sight word books are great for guided reading groups. They come with 3 different leveled readers. Teachers love this option because it appears the students are all
$5.50
2 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (16.80 MB)
These free Kindergarten exit tickets are aligned to the CCSS for counting and cardinality. You will print the exit tickets and cut them in half so each student gets a half sheet. These are typically done at the end of a lesson just to get a quick
FREE
8 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (11.10 MB)
Teach your students the life cycle of a pumpkin with these fun pumpkin printable books. This activity hits multiple standards with science, informational writing, and opinion writing. What's included in this unit: 1. A large teacher set of The
$4.75
8 ratings
3.9
Digital Download PDF (104.65 MB)
Teaching the parts of speech to primary students can be tricky. I have created a color coded verb unit for regular verbs, past tense verbs (ed), present participle verbs (ing), and future tense verbs (will run). All the verb cards come with pictures
$7.50
5 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (11.29 MB)
Teaching the parts of speech to primary students can be tricky. I have created a color coded noun unit for nouns, common and proper nouns, singular and plural nouns, and pronouns. All the noun cards come with pictures and are perfect for ESL/ELL
$7.50
not yet rated
Digital Download PDF (14.57 MB)
Teaching the parts of speech to primary students can be tricky. I have created a color coded grammar unit that is part of my GROWING BUNDLE. This purchase is a GROWING BUNDLE which means the missing items will be added throughout the next school
$45.00
$37.00
56 ratings
4.0
Digital Download ZIP (463.84 MB)
Teaching the parts of speech to primary students can be tricky. I have created a color coded noun unit for nouns, common and proper nouns, singular and plural nouns, and pronouns. All the noun cards come with pictures and are perfect for ESL/ELL
$7.50
5 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (18.31 MB)
This Spring Sight Word Book is great for guided reading groups! This product features: • 3 different leveled readers with sight words: I, the, see, from, in, a, it, up, my, them, their • Lines of practice (sight words, phrases, colors, and other
$5.50
35 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (6.73 MB)
Your students will love these cute Valentine's Day cards! They can cut, color, and pass them out to their classmates! There are 30 different cards and a blank spot for the students to sign their name. These only come in black and white so your
$3.00
16 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (6.97 MB)
This anchor chart is a great visual aid that helps reinforce the concept of partner sharing. I encourage you to place this near the carpet where students are learning and refer back to it when they are expected to do this process. The real life
FREE
7 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (7.60 MB)
This bundle includes Math and Literacy Centers with printable worksheets for the entire year. All the centers are highly engaging with cute, thematic clip art and can be done independently or in a small group setting. Each unit (except the Summer
$73.00
$51.00
9 ratings
4.0
Digital Download ZIP (361.81 MB)
Apples: This Apples Sight Word Book is great for guided reading groups. This product features: • 3 different leveled readers with sight words: I, a, see, we, like, on, in, the • Lines of practice (sight words, phrases) • Comprehension worksheets
$5.50
15 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (9.26 MB)
Summer Review Free: This is a sample from my Summer Review (Kindergarten) packet Want More? Summer Review for Kindergarten What's included: -Color by sum addition -Identifying 2D shapes -CVC sentences -Reading and Comprehension Passage -Plural vs
FREE
91 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (13.23 MB)
showing 1-20 of 42

Ratings

Digital Items
4.0
Overall Quality:
4.0
Accuracy:
4.0
Practicality:
4.0
Thoroughness:
4.0
Creativity:
4.0
Clarity:

4.0
Total:
6,681 total vote(s)
Ask Kindergarten Smarts a question. They will receive an automated email and will return to answer you as soon as possible. Please Login to ask your question.
TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I taught kinder for 5 years, and I began my first year in 4th grade and switched over to Kinder. I have enjoyed both, but my heart really belongs in kindergarten!

MY TEACHING STYLE

Firm but fair is how I like to run my classroom. From the first day of school, the kids know the classroom rules and the procedures that are put in place. I keep this consistent throughout the whole year. I like to make my students laugh, talk with them, and learn about their lives as much as possible. They really can say some of the funniest things if you just take the time to listen! With the recources that I am given, I try to use technology as much as possible. Student engagement is also very important to me. Everyone must participate and be involved in the lessons.

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

1. I have a endorsement in early childhood education. 2. I worked in a Title 1 school and for the 5 years I taught, I moved every kid from from intensive and strategic to 100% Benchmark on the DIBELS assessments. 3. I was the team leader on my Kinder team for a year. 4. I was chosen in my district to model problem solving for primary grades. My video was used for new teachers and also in professional development. 5. I modeled for kindergarten teachers at another school how I do whole group reading in my classroom.

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

Indiana State University - Bachelors Degree, Art - Emphasis in Graphic Design; Arizona State University - Masters of Education (K-8)

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

I lived in AZ for 13 years, until our family moved to MN in September 2015. My husband and I have two daughters who are 12 months apart ages 2 and 3! We are avid travelers and we enjoy attending sporting events together. We also have a Goldendoodle that we are pretty much obsessed with :) Before I was a teacher, I was a graphic designer in Chicago as well as a promotional rep for numerous products.

Teachers Pay Teachers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign Up