Junior Entrepreneurs

A project to transform your students into young entrepreneurs.

The project began with an exciting opportunity for my students to work in a business that I created called “Beach Burgers.” When the kids walked in from lunch I had everything set up to pitch my business to a volunteer “Shark” (an idea from the popular TV show Shark Tank). This idea included props like … [Read more…]

Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss!

Dr. Seuss activities in engineering, poetry, math, science and art!

I just love Dr. Seuss and all of his crazy brilliant writing and look forward to celebrating his birthday with my students on March 2nd each year. In the past we have invited community members to come in and read to the kids, we have made green eggs and ham and we have made rhyming … [Read more…]

Get Your Valentine!

Download these free valentines.

Valentine, Valentine, get your valentine! But really, these are free and easy to put together if you’re in a bind. Enjoy! XOXO, You can download my You Light Up My Heart Valentine here and buy the finger flashlights on Amazon. I found these Valentines here and made the mini lightsabers by hot gluing jumbo straws to finger … [Read more…]

Birthday in a Box

This Birthday in a Box is a fun little surprise with all the birthday fix in's.

With the New Year quickly approaching, I felt motivated to do something over my Winter Break that would pay off big throughout the year. Last year, I personalized some “Birthdays in a Box” for friends and they were a  hit!!! The night before each birthday, I would handwrite every banner, badge, box and I even created my … [Read more…]