Profile cover photo
Profile photo
Kristen Konechy
7 followers
7 followers
About
Kristen's posts

Post has attachment

Post has attachment
Alphabet Book and Reading Passages
I've been wanting to post some of my projects that I've been doing with my alphabet books this year and I just haven't seemed to find the time. We've been putting together an alphabet book , but since it's first grade...we've written a super sentence to go ...

Post has attachment
Read Across America
We're getting ready for Read Across America in another week and I'm starting to line up my activities some will be a repeat and others will be new to us. My team wants to do a Dr. Seuss theme for Open House this year, so we'll be starting to plan out our pr...

Post has attachment
Writing Station and Touch Points
Where has the time gone? We are already well into the second half of the year and it is flying by. This past week we were busy, busy, busy. I read this adorable book by Maureen Wright, "Grumpy Groundhog". It was perfect to talk at about lots of different sh...

Post has attachment
There Was a Cold Lady Craftivity
I hope everyone is enjoying their much deserved break, I know I am. I've had a few days where the whole family stayed in their pajamas all day long. I'm a homebody, so relaxing at home with my family is a perfect way to spend a day. I've been thinking, just...

Post has attachment
Writing Station with the Daily 5
This past October my team went to an amazing Daily 5 conference by The Sisters. It completely changed the way I ran my literacy block. I've been so excited to implement each one of the five elements, but I'm not rushing it. I'm really allowing time for my s...

Post has attachment
There was a COLD Lady
  I hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving with family and friends. I'm bracing myself for a few very busy weeks at school before Christmas break. One of the best parts about the holidays are all of the wonderful children's books for December. There is ...

Post has attachment
What's the Weather?
We have been having so much fun learning about weather and seasons . I think every year my students always love science and this year seems to be no different. I like starting out with weather as our first science unit because the experiments are really eas...

Post has attachment
How to Make a Jack o' Lantern
I love that it's finally getting cooler at night. It seems by the time Halloween comes, you finally need to wear a jacket at night. This was going to be the first year my two year old carves a pumpkin and he was excited, I was excited...I was going to make ...

Post has attachment
Happy Diwali
  I have been swamped with one thing or another so it's been a while since I've posted. I went to a Daily 5 conference a few Saturdays ago...AMAZING! I've been redoing my literacy block ever since. I hope to start implementing the program this week. I'll re...
Wait while more posts are being loaded