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Michelle Vasilescu
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Shapes Galore!
I'm really excited to share with you some of the updates I made to my Shapes Unit! Teaching shapes to kindergarten and first grade is always a lot of fun. There is a ton of room for real life connections and hands on activities! Personally, any curriculum I...

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Monthly Comprehension Packs
Without comprehension, students are just decoding words with no meaning attached to them. Without comprehension, students are unable to increase their reading levels. Without comprehension, students are continuously feeling frustrated with texts. Teaching d...

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Winner Wednesday: September Print & Go Pack
Can you believe it's August already?!? I am still soaking up every second of summer fun but I am also starting to think about the start of a new year. Today I am giving away one of my best September products! All you have to do is enter your name into the R...

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Winner Wednesday: September Print & Go Pack
Can you believe it's August already?!? I am still soaking up every second of summer fun but I am also starting to think about the start of a new year. Today I am giving away one of my best September products! All you have to do is enter your name into the R...

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Winner Wednesday: September Print & Go Pack
Can you believe it's August already?!? I am still soaking up every second of summer fun but I am also starting to think about the start of a new year. Today I am giving away one of my best September products! All you have to do is enter your name into the R...

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Reading Response Logs
I have always found that building comprehension skills is far more challenging than teaching students how to decode. I like to embed comprehension as often as I can into our day. Below I will share my Reading Response Logs, and different ideas for incorpora...

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Kindergarten Baseline Assessment
Data, data, data! When most people think of teachers, they don't think of data. Yet, the reality is, we are overwhelmed with data throughout the year. When gathered properly, and used correctly, data is SO SO IMPORTANT. However, a lot of times, we don't eve...

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Letter Sounds Center Game
RAKE THEM UP:  This game is a great way to practice letter sounds and build fluency. Students pick a card and must be able to produce the letter sound. If they can...they keep the card! If they can't, that's okay...you model the letter sound and put it back...

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Pop! Sight Word Reading & Writing Hands On Activity
As I sit here and dust off my blog, I can't even believe that it has been around a year since I last wrote a post. Since then many things have happened. I have transitioned from a kindergarten general education classroom teacher to a 1st and 2nd grade speci...

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My Top 3 Wish Listed Items
Ever get lost in the wonderful world of Teachers Pay Teachers, just wish listing away? I know I have a ton of items on my wish list that I have yet to purchase. With the HUGE site wide sale happening from May 3rd-May 4th (promo code: CELEBRATE), I plan on f...
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