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.
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
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...
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 MathGrade Level:1-2, 3-5
Hispanic Heritage Month is all about celebrating the contributions and heritage of Hispanic and Latin American culture. We are really excited to share with you some lesson plan ideas that will help your students strengthen writing skills, learn Spanish vocabulary and identify Latin American flags.
Raise The Flag!
Grade Level: Pre-K- 12
Great for: History, Fine Arts and Holidays
Kick off the fu...
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 FunGrade Level: 3-5, 6-8Curriculum: Fine Arts & Crafts, Math, Science, STEAM (Science, Tech...
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
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...
The Klondike Gold Rush, regarded as one of the most profitable in American history, only lasted about 3 years. From 1896-1899 over 100,000 people rushed from Alaska to the Yukon Territories of Canada in search of gold. It was a very exciting time! These prospectors were full of determination, fortune and loss. By the time the news of gold had traveled to Alaska most of it had been spoken for. Still, people rushed to Canada to try and strike it rich.
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
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.