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  • Create Literary Connections For These 5 Children's Books

    Create Literary Connections For These 5 Children's Books

    It's no secret that here at Ellison we love a good book but it's even better when we can take a story and bring it alive with lesson plans and dies. We put together a list of 5 books and coordinating dies that will help you easily turn story time into an interactive adventure.

    Goodnight Moon

    Create Literary Connections For These 5 Children's Books

    Goodnight Moon will jump off the pages with our Friendly Moon and Rabbit #2 Dies.This beloved child...

     
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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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  • 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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  • 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
  • 4 Science Themed Lesson Plans To Try Next Week

    4 Science Themed Lesson Plans To Try Next Week

    Do you think Science rocks? We sure do, and to prove it we've pulled some of our favorite science-related lesson plans. These made-for-you lesson plans, located in our planning calendar, are printer friendly and ready to go. Grab them to easily plan your week ahead!

    #1- Working Thermometer and Lab Fun

    4 Science Themed Lesson Plans To Try Next Week

    Grade Level: 3-5, 6-8
    Curriculum: Fine Arts & Crafts, Math, Science, STEAM (Science, Tech...
     
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  • 5 Pre-Kindergarten Lesson Plans To Add To Your Calendar This Week

    5 Pre-Kindergarten Lesson Plans To Add To Your Calendar This Week

    Are you excited to try something new with your Pre-Kindergarteners this week? You have come to the right place! We want to share with you some of our favorite lessons plans (found on our lesson plan calendar) for storytelling, identifying shapes, recognizing numbers and more!

    Helping Hands Bulletin Board

    5 Pre-Kindergarten Lesson Plans To Add To Your Calendar This Week

    Grade Level: Pre-K-K, 1-2, 3-5
    Curriculum: English Language Arts, Fine Arts & Crafts

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  • 5 Blog Posts That Will Get Teachers Back To School Ready

    5 Blog Posts That Will Get Teachers Back To School Ready

    Back to school time is here and we are so excited to share with you some lesson planning tips, outfit inspirations and classroom ideas that will help you get school started off right.

    #1- No Hassle Lesson Planning

    5 Blog Posts That Will Get Teachers Back To School Ready

    Did you know we offer free, made-for-you lesson plans? In this blog post, we share some of our favorite lesson plans and how to navigate our lesson planning calendar. The best part a...

     
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  • 5 Lesson Plans To Kick Off The Summer Games

    5 Lesson Plans To Kick Off The Summer Sports

    Today we looked through our teacher lesson planning calendar to pick our top 5 lesson plans perfect for the upcoming 2016 Summer Games in Brazil. Kick off the celebration of the games with these fun lessons.

     
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  • 5 Lesson Plans That May Turn Your Class Into A Zoo - Grades Pre-K to 12

    5 Lesson Plans That May Turn Your Class Into A Zoo

    It's National Zookeepers Week and we have 5 lesson plans that are so much fun you might find your class turning into a zoo by the end of the week!

    Noah's Ark Display

    noah's ark

    Grade Level: 1-2, 3-5

    Curriculum: Fine Arts & Crafts

    Let your students enjoy playing out the story of Noah and the Arc with these standing animal characters and the arc. Your students can create short stories or plays with the animals, even pretend to be in a zoo. Take a look at the lesson plan here for more details and idea.

     
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  • Beat The Heat With These 5 Paper Bag Lesson Plans

    Beat The Heat with these 5 paper bag activities (1)

    Now that Summer has finally come, so has that famous Summer heat! Our teachers planning calendar is full of lesson plans and activities you can do inside in order to beat that heat. We have pulled the following 5 paper bag lesson plans in order to help you encourage your students to have fun, play and use their imagination - even when it's way too hot to play outside.

    Boy and Girl Paper Bag Pu...
     
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