Category: Summer

Summer Reading Challenges 2021

As teachers you work so hard to teach your students to read during the school year. So, of course, you want them to continue reading during the summer! You definitely don’t want them to lose anything they have gained during the year and you want them to keep improving during

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Dreaming of Summer Writing Activity

Here comes the sunnnn…. do-do-do-doo! You’re welcome for getting that song stuck in your head.  How many more days do you have until summer vacation? Have you downloaded THIS free summer countdown yet? If your students are normal, then they are already dreaming about summertime (and you probably are too)! I’ve created

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Summer Vacation Countdown

It’s May and you know what that means… THE COUNTDOWN IS ON!!    To make your own countdown download the printable here and put it in a glass picture frame. I got this frame at the dollar store. Then you can use a dry erase marker to write in the number of

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End of the School Year FUN!

I can’t believe the end of the school year is near!! How does time keep passing by so quickly?? Here are some fun little crafts I’ve made with my students to celebrate summer and the end of the school year. Here Comes the Sun Writing Activity: This summer craftivity is

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Here Comes the SUN!

According to my cute li’l summer countdown, there are only 29 school days left until summer vacation. It’s amazing how fast time passes and I know the end of the school year will be here before I know it. Here is a little writing activity I’ll be doing with my students in the

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The Summer ountdown is ON!

Only 13 school days left!! To countdown the days, we are popping one balloon a day and each balloon is filled with something fun/exciting to do that day. We started with 20 days to go and my students are loving it– in fact, they are a tad bit obsessed! On the first

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Summer Reading Goal

With the school year coming to a close, I am feeling mixed emotions. I am excited for summer, because I am one exhausted teacher… but I am sad to see my little ones go onto third grade. They are my first class, and I’ve had them for two years. I

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POW! A Zeno Sight Word Game

This FREE activity takes regular, boring flashcards and turns them into a fun, competitive game. Your students won’t even realize they are learning!