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  • Say Goodbye To Your Favorite Teachers With These 5 Gift Ideas

    Say Goodbye To Your Favorite Teachers With These 5 Gift Ideas

    It feels like we blinked and the school year suddenly ended! Remember Back to School night and parent-teacher conferences? Teachers have worked so hard all year long to educate and inspire students! We're hoping that these five different gift ideas will put a smile on your face and that of an educator.  Take a look at these 5 projects that will help your student say goodbye to their teacher in a sweet way.

     
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  • 5 Mother's Day Projects That Are Sure to Wow

    5 Mother's Day Projects That Are Sure to Wow

    Mother's Day may be full of flowers, kid-made breakfast in bed and hugs, but it would not be complete without a school made gift or card. We can't wait to share with you 5 projects that we think are worthy to be pinned on the all mighty fridge!

    1. Mother's Day Scalloped Card

    5 Mother's Day Projects That Are Sure to Wow

    A picture, paper, and a few die cut shapes are all it takes to create this sweet  Mother's Day card. Let your student's...

     
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  • 12 Teacher Appreciation Gift Ideas We Love

    12 Teacher Appreciation Gift Ideas We Love

    Here at Ellison we consider teachers to be real life superheroes and we tend to get all giddy when Teacher Appreciation Week comes around. We are even more excited about this upcoming week because today we get to share some of our favorite gift ideas.

     
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  • 5 Projects Perfect For Earth Day

    5 Projects Perfect For Earth DayIf you have a bit of spare time between planting trees and picking up litter, we have a few favorite projects we can't wait to share with you for Earth Day! Grab some recyclables and give these 5 creative lesson plans a try!

     
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  • 9 Fantastic Projects To Do For Library Week

    9 Fantastic Projects To Do For Library Week

    Library week is here and at Ellison we are feeling a little bit nostalgic remembering all the fun ways we used to celebrate library week at school. In honor of this fun week, we have come up with a list of 9 fantastic projects to do with your class to celebrate library week and encourage reading!

     
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  • 6 Projects That Strengthen Reading Skills For Ages 2 To 6

    6 Projects That Strengthen Reading Skills, Pre K - K, Ages 2-6 (2)

    Have you ever noticed a child trying to crawl?  It's very obvious they are trying and as they practice more and more they eventually do crawl. Children exhibit the same behavior with reading. Often children ages 2-6 will show an interest in wanting to read and that will usually show up as an interest in books. They understand the concept of sounding out words and putting them together is what it means to be able to read, they recognize letters and call them by name, and they understand the "sound" words make - the phonics. Once your kiddos are ready to read, use the following 6 projects to help them strengthen these skills.

     
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  • 5 Spring Lesson Plans We Love

    5 Spring Lesson Plans We Love

    Spring has arrived! The birds are singing, the trees are turning green and we can't wait for Spring-learning! We were looking through all of our cool and refreshing Spring projects and we wanted to share our favorites with you!

     
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  • Kick Off Random Acts Of Kindness Day With These 5 Ideas

    5 Ideas To Kick Off Random Acts Of Kindness Day

    Did you know that we have over 800 lesson plans for all kinds of fun holidays on the Teacher Lesson Planning Calendar? Random Acts Of Kindness Day (a.k.a R.A.O.K Day)  is one of our favorites. We spoke to our Education Consultant, Sandi Genovese, and she gave us her top 5 favorite ideas to use for this special day.

     
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  • The Season Of Giving With Ellison Education

    The Season Of Giving With Ellison Education (1)

    Hello educators!

    We hope you caught our Facebook Live yesterday. We gave you a little sneak peak at how Ellison Education celebrates the Season of Giving. But if you didn't, we have 12 weeks of giveaways coming up. That's right, we're giving away prize packages every week for 12 weeks starting this Monday, October 3rd 2016.

    This is our biggest giveaway yet!

    We're giving you 12 chances to win ama...

     
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  • Fall Into Halloween With a Trick And A Treat!

    Fall Into Halloween With a Trick And A Treat!

    Fall is almost here and Halloween is right around the corner. Today, we want to share two very different lesson plans, taken from our Lesson Planning Calendar. They work together really well to get your students excited about learning math. These made-for-you lesson plans are printable and ready to go when you need inspiration or some fun new ideas.

    Learning Tricky Math

    Fall Into Halloween With a Trick And A Treat!

    Grade Level:1-2, 3-5
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