For the last 3 years I've been in charge of our Red Ribbon Week at our elementary school, but you guys Red Ribbon Week is a pain. It's a pain for moms. It's a pain for teachers. And studies show that it actually doesn't prevent kids from using drugs. Utah also has green ribbon week, for pedestrian safety, and white ribbon week, for internet safety, that I was also in charge of. All of these safety weeks are a distraction to the classroom. And if I'm being honest, our Red Ribbon Week had turned … [Read more...] about Safety Week – Safety Olympics
We received some back to school outfits from Gymboree in exchange for this post. All opinions are 100% our own.Back to School Kid Goals! It's that time of year again...BACK TO SCHOOL! My kids have been awaiting this week with much anticipation.They are so excited for a new class, new teachers, and of course all of the new school clothes and school supplies.Every year we kick off September with a fun back to school dinner. At our family dinner, we share our worries and what we … [Read more...] about Back to School Kid Goals
It's that time of year again, when summer is coming to an end and the school year starts to come into focus. There's no better way to start the year off right than by giving your teacher a little gift. This caramel apple teacher gift idea is a yummy way to show your teacher some love. Greetings from Fun-Squared, it's Amber and Danetta here to share this fun caramel apple teacher gift idea with you!Caramel Apple Teacher Gift Idea: What teacher wouldn't love this!? We promise, this dip … [Read more...] about Caramel Apple Teacher Gift Idea
New pencils. New markers. New glue sticks. Wouldn't you agree that there is nothing better about back to school time than new school supplies? Well, and of course, shipping the kids off to school. Ok, ok, there might be just a few more reasons to do the happy dance for back to school time but this is definitely up there in the Top Ten.Back to school also means the wonderful life of routines. Sure, you might fly by the seat of your pants on the weekends but during the week, if you are … [Read more...] about After School Routines (and free printable)!
This Coin Bingo Free Printable is a great way for kids to learn what each coin is, and what it is worth. This is a great learning tool in a game form. Kids will love it. Coin Bingo Free Printable When my oldest went into 2nd Grade she started learning all about money. What each coin was, the amount for each, and how to add them together. I decided to make this fun Coin Bingo to help her get those facts down, but in a fun way without using regular old worksheets. Now all my girls … [Read more...] about Coin Bingo Free Printable