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Alisha Giarratana
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Donut You Love Back To School Time?
School has started and I am so excited to share my classroom with you all! If you've been following me for awhile, then you probably remember that I decorate my classroom as a "sweet shoppe" for my firsties.  Oriental Trading has a full line of donut party ...
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Making A Recording For Your Students
Hi everyone! Last year, I posted a photo on Instagram that got a lot of attention and I said I would do a blog post to explain how I did it. Well, I was pregnant and forgot #realtalk. So, I'm here to explain it all today! I found this book at Target and dec...
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Fun End Of The School Year Activities
Hi everyone! Two days ago was my last day of school! I can't believe that I just finished up my 7th year teaching. It's crazy how it flies by so quickly.  I had my baby, William, at the beginning of March. I decided to take off ten weeks to be with him, whi...
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End Of School Year Student Tags
Did you happen to grab up the cute pizza and donut bubbles in the Target Dollar Spot this year?! I gave them out as student gifts on the last day of school! You can grab the free tags to go with them  here ! Or click on the picture above! Enjoy!!
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Teaching Informative Writing
Ahh, informative writing! Writing is one of my favorite times of the school day and I absolutely love teaching informative writing. One reason it's one of my favorites is because first graders absolutely love to learn facts about real things. They also love...
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Valentine's Day Favorites
Valentine's Day is my favorite holiday to celebrate with my first graders! Outside of school, it's meh. My husband and I usually do something small, but celebrating with kids is just so much fun! Today, I'm going to show you the goodies I picked up from  Or...
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The Best Way To Start Guided Reading
I love teaching guided reading. I really do.  I hate planning guided reading. I'm not super about it either.  So, that's why I like starting guided reading the exact same way every time. Having the same thing planned every time means that the first 3-4 minu...
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Christmas Gift Tags
Hi everyone! I posted this picture on my Instagram account earlier this morning when I was wrapping books for my kids for their Christmas gifts. I got them Santa Duck from Scholastic for just $1 each. I love getting my kids books every year and Scholastic m...
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Classroom Cornucopia
Do you celebrate Friendsgiving? This year I am having a virtual Thanksgiving Potluck with some of my teacher besties! We have so much to be thankful for, and we wanted share our blessing with you! We created a FREE Classroom Cornucopia of our best selling r...
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Oriental Trading Wishlist For Teachers
I am so excited that I have gotten the opportunity to partner up with Oriental Trading to show you some of their wonderfulness that I have found!  I always put birthday gifts last as something I get ready for my kids for school. It's sad. It's pathetic. For...
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