Monthly Archives: March 2016

PEEP Learning!!

I had a blast today with the crew!  We used peeps for learning all day long.  We added and subtracted peeps.  We found fractions of peeps.  We build PEEP palaces and of course we ate peeps.  Their brains worked hard … Continue reading

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day

Today was filled with fun STEM projects!  The crew was sorted into groups and then given challenges with limited supplies.  They had to create a rainbow arch that held a cup with the most pennies using pipe cleaners and playdough. … Continue reading

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Contraction Surgery!!

The crew got busy doing surgery on words (their “patients”) to form contractions! It was more challenging than they originally thought!   The gloves and mask made it much more FUN!! 

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World Changing for Leukemia!

This crew worked hard to collect money to help people with blood cancer!  I love their sweet hearts that genuinely care about people.

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Pirate Crew Picture 2016 “World Changers!”

Sneak Peek of our Class Picture! This isn’t “official.” It’s from my camera! We forgot a silly picture!!!

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Pi Day FUN!!

Today we spent the morning with 2nd-5th graders doing fun Pi Day activities! The first activity was their favorite- they used the numbers of Pi to create a “Pi City!”  The next activity was making a “Pi” number bracelet!  Each … Continue reading

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Fraction Cookie FUN!!

I love this lesson!  I post on chart paper 3 or 4 fractions and let the crew sign up for which fraction of a cookie they want!  Then I pass out their piece cookie and the fraction conversation begins!!! Here … Continue reading

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A Field Trip to See Mary Poppins!

The bus ride to Bartram Trail High School was very short!   A group of us got moved to the back BUT that means we got to wiggle a little more during the songs! We had such a FUN time … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss!

“You’re off to great places! Today is your day!  Your mountain is waiting.  So get on your way!”  Dr. Seuss What a fun day together celebrating READING and a man who made it even more fun…  Dr. Seuss! “Today you … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday!!

Sharing a birthday with Dr. Seuss is pretty fun! “Why fit in when you were born to stand out?”  Dr. Seuss

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