Full year of calendar pieces for morning circle or math time.


Three before me is a “rule” many teachers use to help keep the classroom running smoothly. Of course, this means children ask each other which creates some talking in the classroom. And it is not used in the event of emergencies.


“Paws” here spots in two sizes work for both floor (lining up the children) and for guided reading table and other spaces. Children will need to be reminded not to make animal sounds though.

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A to Z sports word walls, anyone? It will soon be time for writing workshop and themed word walls are always nice to have on hand.


Construction vehicles names, as it is beneficial for children to be able to name and know what the big machines do. We all like to understand our world.

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First Grade Ladybugs 40 page work pack


The editable workshop rubrics version is in our free eMembers area. It has blue boxes on the PDF in which teachers can write their own criteria or standards.


The Mitten is an old Ukrainian folk tale. The school library should have copies of different versions of the book to compare and contrast.


Oliver and Amanda’s Christmas Book Companion

Sh and Th Printable ISNs and Read the Room free eMembers

Sh and Th Printable ISNs and Read the Room – Digraphs are usually taught after all the letter and vowel sounds.


There is a short i and long i milk caps (or card stock circles). These are activities for small group reading time, or for the literacy center.


There is a short u and long u milk caps (or card stock circles). These are activities for small group reading time, or for the literacy center.

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Full-year of calendar pieces for your pocket chart or bulletin board


Free 50 page PDF about dice addition, games, activities. Opens in our free eMember area, free to join.


Free end of Year SMART Board Math Review (interactive slides, no student PDF)


Free fall and spring grade 1 math test PDF to give to students to show progress during the school year.  Answer key provided.


Fibonacci Sequence Nature Letter Size Posters (blog post)  Pointing out nature items that demonstrate the numbers can help children make a connection between math and real life.


Four times multiplication math center for students working on their 4X is available in our free eMember area. Read the blog post at this link. 


Ordinal Numbers (blog post) 28 page PDF


Numbers have many names and this matching game helps students understand this idea.


Nine Times Magic Trick – blog post here


Missing Addend Addition for Grade 1, Free, 28 page PDF, pocket activity cards


Number Charts to 120 (no blog post) just the PDF on the free eMember Page


The outer space math missing addends PDF is in the free eMember area.


Pattern Fish, Pattern Math, free 47 page PDF for A, B, C, and D patterns, art idea and activities in the free eMember area — read more at the blog post.


Puppy Puzzles Skip Counting by 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, and 10 with two pages for each in our free eMember area.


Free Range, Median, Mode PowerPoint, with student PDF, SMARTboard lesson, with student PDF, both files are in our free eMember


K-1 Math CCSS Spring Theme PDF Free

40 PAGE FREE PDF, SPRING FOR MATH, available in our free eMember area


Roll-a-Bunny 3-addend game, a similar egg roll game, and counting clip cards from 10 to 20, for free eMembers.

Sudoku Set Printable

Try Sudoku with your students with this free download.


A math measuring story with fraction work pages free! Have you seen the Wise Owl Factory story, Super Spoons to the Rescue?


Valentine theme count backwards on a number line.


What’s Next? Cut and Paste activity.


A math measuring story with fraction work pages free! Have you seen the Wise Owl Factory story, Super Spoons to the Rescue?

Writing for Elementary in the free eMember area

About the author pages are to be filled out by the writers for publishing writing pieces. Four vocabulary pages are included which could be added to student writing folders or binders.


35 adventure writing pages with differentiation — set one requires little writing for emergent writers, set two has more space for writing and drawing, with differentiation.

beaver narrative and expository text writing

Beaver Writing Frames (blog post) Free 25 page PDF with story and simple research writing frames which opens in our free eMember area. A different free PDF opens at the blog post.

Dolphin Writing Frames

Dolphin Writing Frames (blog post)  fiction/nonfiction (narrative/expository) – rubrics are included for teachers and homeschools.

Echidna Writing Frames

Echidna Writing Frames with differentiation for beginning animal research as well as story writing. Rubrics included for teachers and homeschools.

Emu, Koala, and Kangaroo Writing Frames

Emu, Koala, and Kangaroo (blog post) writing frames with both narrative and expository illustrated writing pages, as well as rubrics for students and teachers.

Generic Animal Research and Story Writing Printable

Generic animal writing (blog post) for beginning research and also story writing. Teachers may assign students different animals once the process has been practiced with specific animals.


Kindergarten writing pages decorated with seasons and holidays to help through the year writing centers.  There are blank pages as well.


Kindergarten writing frames to engage kindergartners who enjoy outer space are available in our free eMembers area. Then log in and find this download on the free downloads page.


Free grade 2 word wall printable.  This PDF opens in our free eMember area.  It is intended to accompany writing workshop or class writing time and could be added to the writing binder.


Letter writing to family and friends is a good second-grade lesson. The free printable is in our free Amember area. The templates are for friendly letters (as in not business letters) and could be part of shared research.


Letter writing to family and friends is a good second-grade lesson. The free printable is in our free Amember area. The templates are for friendly letters (as in not business letters) and could be part of shared research.

Lion Writing frames

Lion Writing Frames (blog post)  full story writing, quick writes, or writing/drawing, or basic research. Rubrics just for story writing are included in the PDF.


Rain and Stormy Weather Writing Frames – This printable is in our free eMembers area.


Free Educational and Writing Penguin Printable –The writing printable pages include pocket chart cards, writing frames, and a coloring page.


Penguin Theme Letter Writing Frames Freebie — Links to several penguin theme free printables and a YouTube video.


Picture Writing Prompts for quick writes, fast finishers, differentiation, or for adding to writing binders for when a short lesson is needed.

Platypus Writing Frames

Platypus expository and narrative writing frames for research or story writing. Did you know males have a spur, connected to a venom-secreting gland, on each hind foot?


Polar Bear Free Writing Frames (blog post)  Free 18 page printable with narrative and expository writing frames for class projects about polar bears.

Red Panda Fiction and Nonfiction Writing Frames Free

Red Panda Fiction and Nonfiction Writing Frames Free (blog post)  with pages to help children write a short report or a story.


Students write about a shape they would like to be and why. 10 page PDF freebie


Snow Stories and Story Map Pre-writing page- This printable is in our free eMembers area.


Wolf writing frames (blog post)  with fiction and nonfiction writing pages for children.

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