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Teacher Comments: "Wonderful idea! Inexpensive and creative way to have kids create an art activity for the holidays. It’s a time saver!""My students just loved completing these!! They turned out so cute! I can't wait to do them again this next
Subjects:
Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Fun Stuff, Printables, Bulletin Board Ideas
$3.29
$2.63
992
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Is there any cutting activity more fun than snipping a paper snowflake? Teacher Comment:"My first graders loved this. We did this two weeks ago and they're still asking me to make snowflakes during free time. Thank you. Amazing resource."My Y5s
Subjects:
Math, Geometry, Winter
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Fun Stuff, Printables, Bulletin Board Ideas
$4.95
$3.96
381
Digital Download PDF (4.07 MB)
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The Mitten by Jan Brett is one of my favorite winter stories and perfect for practicing the sequencing and retelling a story standards. With that in mind, I designed this quick, easy & fun, mitten “slider” craft, that will help your students
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Winter, Reading
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Fun Stuff, Printables
$3.79
$3.03
248
Digital Download PDF (10.61 MB)
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Would you like your kiddos to be able to sequence and retell the Christmas story?This nativity craft is a “flip-the-flap” booklet, which is a simple and fun way to do that. Comments from teachers: "I love this resource! It was very creative and very
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Reading
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Printables
$3.95
$3.16
163
Digital Download PDF (10.91 MB)
By Teach With Me
Here's a super-fun way to practice place value. If your students are like mine, they will absolutely LOVE making a place value snow pal.Teacher Comments: "Kids loved putting these together and didn’t even realize that they were practicing math
Subjects:
Math, Winter, Place Value
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Math Centers, Fun Stuff, Printables
$5.95
$4.76
396
Digital Download PDF (9.81 MB)
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The “Flip The Frog’s Face” Life Cycle craft, is a quick, easy and fun “print & go” lesson, that will help reinforce the life cycle of a frog. Teacher Comments:“Fantastic time saving resource!” “My Kinders loved this craft! They were just
Subjects:
Science, Spring, Graphic Arts
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Science Centers, Fun Stuff, Printables
$3.59
$2.87
254
Digital Download PDF (11.67 MB)
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No matter what time of year you slip in a fairy tale or two, I think your students will enjoy making a “flip-the flap fairy tale face”. This sly wolf, will help students practice the sequence & retell a story” standards for the “Little Red
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature, Reading
Grades:
PreK, Homeschool, Kindergarten, 1st
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Fun Stuff, Printables
$3.79
$3.03
235
Digital Download PDF (8.61 MB)
By Teach With Me
There are enough quick, easy & super-fun pumpkin activities packed in this unit to see you through October!Teacher Comments:"It is one-stop shopping, as there is everything from emergent readers to posters for a bulletin board. Love this
Subjects:
Science, Autumn, Reading
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Fun Stuff, Printables
$6.95
$5.56
254
Digital Download PDF (55.54 MB)
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Teacher Comments:“Love this unit! We are having so much fun traveling the world. The activities keep them excited.“This packet is absolutely worth the money! It is amazing! My students loved it! We had a blast with all the activities." “This
Subjects:
Geography, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Informational Text
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Research
$24.95
$19.96
236
Digital Download ZIP (173.55 MB)
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Teacher Comments:“Easy to use.” "My students loved it!”“Fun hands on activity.”"My students had lots of fun creating this retelling tool!”“One of my best buys on TPT - my preschoolers loved using this to tell the story all by themselves!”“The Very
Subjects:
Literature, Reading, Visual Arts
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Fun Stuff, Printables
$3.59
$2.87
179
Digital Download PDF (8.70 MB)
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“Chrysanthemum” by Kevin Henkes, is one of my all-time favorite back to school books. It’s perfect for a variety of ages, and especially wonderful as an introduction to name activities, as well as discussions about teasing, bullying and “filling
Subjects:
Math, Literature, Back to School
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Math Centers, Fun Stuff
$3.49
$2.79
223
Digital Download PDF (6.59 MB)
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Since my storytelling wheels have been so popular, I decided to make “”Fairy Tale” story wheels, to help practice the “retelling & sequencing” a story standards, using favorite fairy tales. There are full color patterns to use for an independent
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature, Writing
Grades:
PreK, Homeschool, Kindergarten, 1st
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Fun Stuff, Printables
$3.59
$2.87
204
Digital Download PDF (8.91 MB)
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UPDATED: 4-26-21 Review the life cycle of a butterfly with this super-cute Hungry Caterpillar craftivity and easily tie science into literature. Some one-word teacher comments:“Awesome.”“Terrific!” “Amazing!”“Fantastic!”With several options, it's
Subjects:
Science, Spring, Reading
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Fun Stuff, Printables, Bulletin Board Ideas
$3.79
$3.03
125
Digital Download PDF (6.97 MB)
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Kevin Henke’ story “Chrysanthemum” is perfect for introducing name activities. It’s one of my favorite back to school books. His story was the inspiration for this quick, easy and fun “print & go” name craftivity. Simply choose which name
Subjects:
Back to School, Phonics, Graphic Arts
Grades:
PreK, Homeschool, Kindergarten
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Fun Stuff, Printables
$3.59
$2.87
407
Digital Download PDF (10.41 MB)
By Teach With Me
This comprehensive & time-saving unit has everything you need for a study of chickens and their life cycle, including activities for hatching chicks from an incubator. Don't know anything about chickens? New to hatching chicks? No worries! I've
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Science, Writing
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st
Types:
Science Centers, Fun Stuff, Printables
$14.95
$11.96
90
Digital Download PDF (54.91 MB)
By Teach With Me
Do you read ”If You Give A Mouse A Cookie?” by Laura Numeroff?It’s one of my kiddos' favorites and perfect for practicing the “sequencing and retelling a story” standards.With that in mind, I designed this quick, easy and fun Cookie Mouse “slider”
Subjects:
Literature, Writing, Reading
Grades:
PreK, Homeschool, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Fun Stuff, Printables
$3.59
$2.87
101
Digital Download PDF (10.95 MB)
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“The Very Hungry Caterpillar” by Eric Carle, is one of my favorite spring stories and perfect for practicing the “sequencing and retelling a story” standards.With that in mind, I designed this quick, easy and fun caterpillar “slider” craftivity,
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature, Reading
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Fun Stuff, Printables
$3.59
$2.87
101
Digital Download PDF (8.31 MB)
By Teach With Me
This apple head craftivity is a super-fun way to reinforce the 5 senses, and fits in perfectly with your apple theme for fall. TEACHER COMMENTS:"This resource was fantastic for my students and something that I will be using every year." "This is
Subjects:
Science, Autumn, Graphic Arts
Grades:
PreK, Homeschool, Kindergarten, 1st
Types:
Science Centers, Fun Stuff, Printables
$5.95
$4.76
116
Digital Download PDF (10.66 MB)
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Teacher Comments:"So much fun! My students loved it. It went perfectly with our Christmas Around the World unit.""I will definitely use this craft every year with my Christmas Around the World unit!""This was easy to use and very cute. The kids
Subjects:
Geography, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Graphic Arts
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Cultural Activities, Fun Stuff, Printables
$7.95
$6.36
102
Digital Download PDF (19.51 MB)
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Do you read the fairy tale genre to your children? It’s one of my students’ favorite themes. Among their favorites is Jack and the Beanstalk. To help them sequence & retell the story, I designed this super-fun beanstalk craft.So that you can
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature, Reading
Grades:
Homeschool, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Fun Stuff, Printables
$3.59
$2.87
119
Digital Download PDF (9.36 MB)
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I started teaching when I was 5-years-old playing school. By third grade I was positive I wanted to be a teacher, and launched my career in Wisconsin in 1976, where I taught 9th, 10th &12th grade English a month after I graduated, which made me just a few years older than some of my students! I “officially retired” from teaching elementary in Michigan public schools in 2009. However, my family believes I'll only truly "retire" from education when I'm in my coffin. Still passionate, I threw my hat in the cyber-ring with a teacher blog and website, as well as teaching English at Grand Rapids Community College. Doing workshops, presenting at conferences & teaching Sunday school rounds out my bag of tricks.

MY TEACHING STYLE

My teaching style is high-energy, creative, innovative, and hands-on. When people ask me what I do for a living I say I’m a multi-tasking "edu-tainer". My motto has always been: "Be the kind of teacher you always wanted to have." I like to think I've accomplished that. On any given day, with any age group, I count it as a wonderful blessing to learn as much from my students as I hope they have learned from me, either by what I teach, or how I live.

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

My shining teacher moments: Elementary: When the light bulbs go on and my students are over the moon with excitement. High school: My students often groaned when the bell rang because they didn’t want to leave. College: Bringing diversified, multi-age levels and ethnicities together to truly make a difference. I’ve been a freelance writer for Mailbox Magazine and an editor for Gift & Decorative Accessories Magazine, as well as designed teacher-themed giftware for Russ Berrie and Wangs International.

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

I graduated from college with a BA in English-Secondary Education from The University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire; did graduate work at the University of Wisconsin, Madison; received an Elementary Endorsement from Grand Valley State University in Michigan, where I also received my Masters in Elementary Education.

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

I enjoy nature, crafts, cooking, hiking and spending time with my husband and our 6-adult children, their spouses and thus far 15 grandchildren. Our standard poodle Chloe, rounds out our love-filled menagerie. "Organized chaos" reigns at the Henderson household, where there's always room for one more. I’m passionate about sharing God’s gifts on my blog: http://bit.ly/IMLhVd & website: http://www.teachwithme.com/ I'm thrilled to have a shop on TpT and absolutely addicted to designing "fun stuff"-- hoping to make life easier for teachers, at the same time earning some extra income for the "I'd really like to haves..." in life.

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