We've all seen the Teacher Barbie before, but let's be real...What would your accessories be?Mine would be a pink flair pen in one hand and an iced caramel latte in the other!Tell me yours in the comments! ⬇ ... See MoreSee Less
Among the dozens of things many schools have to miss out on this year is an annual Family Literacy Night. 😥Fortunately, my Literacy Night pack has always been a make-and-take format and can easily be adapted for this year!Simply print the activities and prep everything as described in the pack and send them home with your students. Done and done!www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Literacy-Night-2292715... See MoreSee Less
Are you interested in having a Literacy Night event for your kindergarten families? Or, have you had Literacy Night in the past, but need new ideas? This pack includes eight "make-and-take" literacy games and activities that are designed to be used during a Literacy Night family event. You can se...
I've been wanting to write a blog post about this important topic for years and it's finally up! Motherhood is fulfilling and rewarding in the most incredible ways. Going back to school after having my first daughter was so challenging. I had an overall positive experience, with my colleagues helping me as needed and only getting walked in on while pumping a couple times. 😅😲I'd love for you to take a minute to read the post and I'd also love to hear - If you have children, what were some of the best ways your fellow teachers helped you when you were a new mom? What have you done to help other teacher moms?PLEASE READ: I realize that there are many of you who ache to become a mother and are on a difficult journey. I hope you know that you are in my prayers and I send you lots of love! ❤katieroltgenteaching.com/5-ways-to-support-a-new-mom-at-your-school/... See MoreSee Less
Back when I was a new teacher, I felt a *little* apprehensive when it came to using technology and digital resources for kindergarten. Something about rolling a laptop cart into a kindergarten classroom makes my stomach start to churn a little. Fast forward to 2020 and ready or not, here comes technology to help save the day as we navigate this crazy school year.I've made many sets of Boom Cards™ in the past year because I've seen how easy they are to assign and how much students enjoy using them.Check out my blog post to read about a few of the decks I've created! I hope they save you some valuable time and help boost your students' skills! katieroltgenteaching.com/digital-resources-for-kindergarten/... See MoreSee Less