Monday, August 5, 2013

Glad You're Back...

for our second day of fun...

Are you ready for Back to School? 

Brenda at Primary Inspired is good to go!

Here is the way she is framing and posting her objectives in her classroom...

This summer, Brenda led the Mathematical Comprehension bood study and has lots of great information to share. All those strategies we teach in Reading are used to teach Math. If you missed it besure to check it out.

Here's an activity for students to differentiate between the facts and inferences when solving word problems...

a Frayer model graphic organizer to represent numbers...

and one to use to solve word problems...

Click on the pictures above to grab your own copies. 

You are also going to want to click over to...

to see what else Brenda is sharing!

Brenda's GIVEAWAY is this set of Number Posters to help get your room as ready as hers is...

Click on the posters to participate. These are only available from 8:00 to 9:00 pm EST!

But that's NOT all...

Sarah at Sarah's First Grade Snippets students become authors right from the start of the year!

So can yours with the activities in her writing center...

Sarah also shared a read and sequence activity...

and the perfect think aloud graphic organizer to teach reading strategies...

Click on the pictures above to grab your own copies. 

Then head over to...

to see what else Sarah is sharing.

Sarah's GIVEAWAY is a month of Literacy Centers...

This is a MUST HAVE because it includes everything to have Literacy up and running for the ENTIRE month of September! 

Click on the picture above to win her GIVEAWAY! Lucky you!!

*These GIVEAWAYS will only be available for one hour from 8:00 pm-9:00 pm EST.  

After that time, they will be gone!

Be sure to leave a comment below to let us know that you grabbed up something tonight so we can have some kind of idea how many have been grabbed up. THANKS!

See you tomorrow for more SCHOOLAPALOOZA fun!!


  1. Wow! Thanks! I grabbed the number posters and the September literacy centers for my kindergarten classroom! Those are great!

  2. I love the word problem graphic organizer - especially "Does my answer make sense?" What an excellent idea! Thanks


  3. I can't wait to use that one myself. THANKS Marg!

  4. These are wonderful ladies! I can't wait to use them.

    Go Fourth and Inspire

  5. I love SCHOOLAPALOOZA!! Thank you so much for everything!! Feeling blessed!! :)

  6. Yay! We love these kind of surprises!

  7. Great! Enjoy using it in the classroom!

  8. Yay! I have been using those for a while and my students love them. Hope yours do too!

  9. Your welcome! I'm glad you snagged those. Happy Schoolapalooza! :)

  10. Yay! I'm excited about it too. :) We are so happy to have you join us for Schoolapalooza!

  11. I'm so glad! I hope you aren't too exhausted. That can be so tiring! Enjoy your classroom and your freebies. :)

  12. Ha, ha, me too Lori! I'm in denial about my summer ending. :) It's that time though. I hope these freebies will help you ease back into it. Enjoy!