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Holiday Traditions Around the World & Critical Thinking! Posted on 18 Dec 12:58 , 0 comments

I have some free downloadable questions and activities for teaching critical thinking skills with Holiday Traditions Around the World to kindergarten, first, and second graders! Okay, I know, I know. I bet you're thinking that you are way too busy to even bother with critical thinking right now! But read on!!

Top Ten HeidiSongs Blog Posts of 2016! Posted on 30 Dec 07:00 , 0 comments

Top Ten HeidiSongs Blog Posts of 2016!Top Ten HeidiSongs Blog Posts of 2016!  And… here they are our TEN most popular blog posts of 2016 for your “consideration and review!” It’s always fun to look back on the year, remember what I was writing about, and think about which posts were … Continue reading

An EASY Critical Thinking Game for K/1 Kids! Posted on 05 Feb 10:11 , 0 comments

Today I’m going to tell you about a fun and EASY game to help boost critical thinking skills in Kindergarten or First Graders!  I call it The Critical Thinking Comparison Game, because in it, the kids are simply comparing … Continue reading

Helping Children Understand Informational Print with Thinkmarks Posted on 04 Apr 09:00 , 0 comments

ThinkmarksThinkmarks  In this post, I am going to tell you how to use a simple tool called “ThinkMarks” to help young children understand informational text that they are reading or hearing someone read aloud.  ThinkMarks are really just small sticky … Continue reading

Kindergarten Lesson Plans, Week Four: It’s Pete Week! Posted on 20 Sep 20:24 , 0 comments

Pete Week FB CollagePete Week FB CollageIt was Pete the Cat week in my Kindergarten class during week four, and here are my lesson plans!  I am excited to share all of my ideas and freebies with you.  I hope that they are useful.  Enjoy!   … Continue reading