Bulletin Boards

School Wide Bottle Cap Mural Project

School Wide Bottle Cap Mural Project

I am so excited to share the culmination and process behind 5 months of hard work to create this Bottle Cap Mural!  This mural project is an amazing example of how capable children are given the opportunity to express themselves in new and innovative ways.  I am so proud of the 208 students who collected(…)

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Summer Reading All School Bulletin Board

Summer Reading All School Bulletin Board

For all my teacher friends out there, this turned out to be an awesome all school bulletin board.  We asked all the students to bring in one of their favorite books for our Havurot group on Friday.  Basically, our whole school separates into small groups of 6 or 7 once a month for the whole year to(…)

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Recycled Cardboard Mini Books

Recycled Cardboard Mini Books

My 2nd graders recently finished the book Frindle, by Andrew Clements.  They absolutely loved it.  We have been learning about summaries, so Frindle created the perfect opportunity to practice this newly acquired skill.  First I cut up some left over cardboard boxes in different sizes and folded them into books.  Then we (the teachers) glued(…)

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DIY Scrabble Game – Part Two

DIY Scrabble Game – Part Two

We finished our Scrabble Boards today for Intergenerational Day.  IG Day at our school is sort of like Grandparents Day.  Each child invites a special guest, usually a grandparent, to school for a project in the classrooms and a big show.  It was such a great morning!!! Each child worked with their special guest to(…)

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Back to School Bulletin Board

Back to School Bulletin Board

It’s time.  All the teachers have been setting up their classrooms in preparation for the kid’s arrival on Tuesday.  Somehow, in the middle of set up and a ton of teacher meetings, I managed to get phase one of the main bulletin board done.  The kids will be adding their artwork next week.  Looks pretty(…)

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