Sunshine and Lollipops

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Stop That Blurting and Interrupting is a Behavior Classroom Management resource which was created to support students who have difficulty with calling out. I would say that in the beginning of the year, that is pretty much everyone! This packet
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All about Feelings was created to support students with expressing their feelings and to think of strategies to help them understand their feelings and why they might feel a certain way in a certain situation. It is also designed to show that
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You will love this classroom/behavior management resource written in positive "I can..." statements. It is comprehensive, flexible and includes so many versatile ideas that you will be able to differentiate as needed for your learners. It can be
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I want it and I am sure you want it too...I mean everyone wants their students and children to be kind and show kindness in school and at home. At times it can be a difficult task, especially in a world where children are exposed to so much more
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Animal Charades Animal Charades is a fun game that teaches children how animals move and uses that vocabulary in a fun game of charades. It can be used for Verb Vocabulary, Morning Meeting activities, Brain Breaks, choice activities, for physical
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What is Growth Mindset? When students believe they can do something, they recognize that effort or consistently trying will make them better. That being said, they will put in extra time and effort, and that will lead them to higher achievement
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Let's Surf into Learning and Get Your Classroom to look Like a Surfers Dream Come True Your kiddos will LOVE the Surfing theme decorations included in this packet as they "surf" into school. It includes everything and anything you may need to hang
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DUE TO POPULAR DEMAND...this resource is a Spanish version, but it is editable in that the words can be changed to suit your needs and can be in any language you need! I wore my Behavior Visual Cue Necklace almost my entire career as a teacher.
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Are you looking for a quick way to get your kinders or firsties thinking about goals for the new school year? WELL...This is a quick, cute way to get your kiddos to think about their Goals or Hopes and Dreams for the upcoming school year and it
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Sport Charades Sport Charades is a fun game that takes competitive sports to a new level and transforms sports into a game of charades. It is great to use for Physical Therapy to Build Classroom Community or it can be used for Morning Meeting
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Having a Growth Mindset and Not a Fixed mindset is so important for our students to learn and know so they can become the best version of themselves! These primary colored posters were created especially for those primary kiddos. They are written
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It is always a good idea to use Positive Language when you are trying to manage those kiddos and build a strong classroom community! It is also a great idea to have reminders for yourself so you remember positive ways to redirect your
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I love to hear the answers to this simple question that I asked my first graders every year. “What do you want to be when you grow up?” Recently I asked my granddaughter what she wanted to be when she grew up and she answered immediately, “ I want
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Behavior Management: Give Me 5 for Good Choices ,strong>Give me 5 for Good Choices is another behavior management tool that you can add to your “toolbox” of ideas to create a positive classroom community. The foundation of this resource was
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Dazzling lessons, sweet resources, and sparkly teaching ideas for your primary classroom!" I help passionate teachers make their life less stressful by creating sweet resources that build a strong classroom community which fosters sparkling relationships with parents...Welcome! I am so happy that you found Sunshine and Lollipops a place where YOU (new primary teachers, student teachers as well as parents and seasoned teachers) will not only find dazzling, creative, differentiated resources and ideas to sweeten and challenge young minds, but also a place to find ways to add a little sparkle to your teaching style so you can continue to SHINE! These sensational ideas and lessons will motivate your students and transcend them into the brilliant land of learning where they will discover ways to become life long learners in a melodious classroom environment that fosters and values teaching and learning. A place where each child is treasured for his uniqueness and will become an active member of your classroom. I learned a LOOOOOng time ago that a little sweetness goes a long way so I have tried to look at the positive side of life as a retired teacher of 30+ years, a wife, mom and Mimi of three. Who doesn’t want to visit their Mimi and experience a reality “Candyland” game with all kinds of forbidden pleasures like lollipops, Hershey hugs and kisses, cupcakes, brownies and all those sugary treats, They can visit and experience the sweetness of Mimi’s and then go back home on a sugary high! My teaching style was and still is to keep all lessons dazzling, fun, hands on and whatever each child needs to learn and grow! I LOVE to differentiate instruction as much as I can! Let’s face it, each year you get a classroom full of kiddos as different as a box of chocolates...Each piece might look pretty much the same on the outside, but when you take a bite, you can see and taste the difference...all sugary and sweet, but different in many ways! I taught fist and second grade full time for 25 years. I looped with my first and second graders for 13 years of my 25 year teaching career! I am now supporting Special Education in a K-1 classroom. In addition to teaching full time, I substitute taught K-4 for 9 years while raising my children. I also have gone into primary classrooms to assist with set up and classroom management ideas as well as supporting ideas for time management!

MY TEACHING STYLE

My teaching style was and still is to keep all lessons dazzling, fun, hands on and whatever each child needs to learn and grow! I LOVE to differentiate instruction as much as I can! Let’s face it, each year you get a classroom full of kiddos as different as a box of chocolates...Each piece might look pretty much the same on the outside, but when you take a bite, you can see and taste the difference...all sugary and sweet, but different in many ways!

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

Observations from my 2nd grade classroom are featured in a book entitled: Informational Text in K-3 Classrooms: Helping Children Read and Write by Sharon Kletzien and Mariam Dreher published by Scholastic.

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

Attended West Chester University (BS in Elementary Education with a minor in Spanish) Graduate courses from St. Joseph's University, Penn State and University of Pennsylvania.

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

I have conducted workshops within my school district for Literacy Stations and mentored many new teachers. I have also presented workshops for teachers and administrators on the Everyday Math Program. I have written curriculum and redesigned our first grade curriculum to align with the Common Core Curriculum. I have created lessons to match the Common Core standards. I was Team Leader for First and Second Grade. I have also written grants to develop our Homework Club to support those children who do not have help at home or who are ELL students. I have also presented Behavior Management Techniques and Strategy seminars for future teachers.

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