4 Simple Ways Kids Can Learn About Plants in the Classroom

I’m teaching science this year for the first time EVER! It is my thirteenth year teaching, and although I’ve taught many science concepts through language arts and math curriculum, I have never been the science subject teacher. Not only is it my first year, I am teaching it to two groups, in two different grades: fourth and fifth. I am PUMPED! I LOVE science. Understanding … Continue reading 4 Simple Ways Kids Can Learn About Plants in the Classroom

7 Eco-Friendly Valentine’s Day Craft and Gift Ideas

  With Valentine’s Day around the corner, there are LOTS of ideas for crafts and gifts that can be made so that kids can show their love for their friends and family members. Being someone who tries to be as green as possible, I went on the hunt for gifts and decorations that students can make from recycled materials. I found many activities and crafts that … Continue reading 7 Eco-Friendly Valentine’s Day Craft and Gift Ideas