February 8, 2013

Five for Friday {Linky Party.. February 8th}

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Whew!! It’s Friday! I am so ready to jump into bed tonight and hopefully sleep in for a little while in the morning! Here are 5 random things about this week.. join in on your blog and add your link below. Happy Friday!

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1. We are slowly getting into the Valentine spirit and we made these cupcakes for our hall bulletin board this week. They each have their one personality.. HA!

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2. It is ALWAYS super fun to get home from school to get a box of goodies from a favorite company.. for no reason! Thank you Carson Dellosa for sharing some of your new products with me. Of course, I will put them to great use and cannot wait to use them! I will be blogging about this box of fabulous goodies soon!

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3. I am having the hardest time this year with my little ones doing a few daily things .. so we are learning a little responsibility in my room. If one of my students forgets to do one of the 5 things listed above- they have to take their name off the board. Anyone who’s name is left on the board next Friday gets in the treasure box. I have my fingers crossed we do better this next week!

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4. We made these little owl bags to hold our Valentine cards today. We are looking forward to filling them up next week!

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5. I always feel like I never do anything fun for St. Patrick’s Day. We are always out for Spring Break on March 17th and the week before is a testing week.. so I am really going to try and squeeze these centers in early this year... this past weekend I gave my St. Patrick’s Day math center unit a makeover! You can find them in my store: St. Patrick’s Day Math Centers 

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Have a great weekend! If you would like to join the Five for Friday linky party.. just post on your blog and come back and link up below!

Happy Friday Y’all!

29 comments:

Carrie H said...

Oh my goodness! I love your Valentine bags! Awesome! Or should I say... Owl-some? ;)

Kate said...

I love your owl bags and it looks like you got some great stuff from Carson-Dellosa!
Kate

Jean Robinson said...
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AMC said...

I have been going crazy trying to think of how to make Valentine holders this year - and then poof, there is your post. Thank you for sharing your ideas - I don't know how you do it! Thanks for hosting this linky!

Looking From Third to Fourth

grok78 said...

LOOOOOVE the owl bags, as well!! Thanks for hosting this linky each week! :)

Jean Robinson said...

LOVE the cupcakes. LOVE the Valentine treat bags. LOVE, LOVE, LOVE the responsibility board. Your pictures tell me you have had the CUTEST week! :)
Jean
Diving Into 2nd Grade

I {Heart} Recess said...

What adorable bulletin boards!

Jess

Erin said...

That responsibility board is such a FABULOUS idea! My little kinders could really benefit from something like that but about being responsible for doing their class/station work!

Thanks for sharing!
Erin
www.missandersonkinder.blogspot.com

Sarah said...

We're doing something very similar to the responsible board. We need to practice getting ready for second grade..see my post today ;)

Sarah
teachingiscolorful.blogspot.com

Liz said...

Love the cupcakes!

Live, Laugh, I LOVE Kindergarten said...

Cute cupcakes! My kiddos would LOVE to make these! Thanks for sharing!

Kimberly Ann
Live, Laugh, I love Kindergarten

Natalie said...

Love everything about this post, but definitely those cupcakes and those owl bags! I'm definitely stealing that idea for our's...they go along perfect with our owl theme :)

Natalie
Teachery Tidbits

Tanya said...

Your bulletin boards are so cute and those owl bags are precious! We only have those stips along the walls in our school...Oh how I miss bulletin boards! =)

~Tanya
A+ Firsties

~DeAnne~ said...

Love the cupcakes and those little owl bags are just too cute!

įƒ¦DeAnne
First Grade and Fabulous

Sara Connell said...

I LOVE the cupcakes! I think I am going to have to do those next week! The owl bags are super cute too. I might be doing these instead of the Abe Lincoln hat holders that I have been doing every year. Have a great weekend!
Sara
www.firstgradefuntastic.blogspot.com

Lindsay said...

I LOVE your cute little cupcake bulletin board! LOVE IT! :)

Lindsay
Primary Polka Dots

Jenny said...

Cupcakes, frogs, and owls - love it all! Have a great weekend!

Elizabeth said...

Love those owl bags! They are so cute! I need to come up with something for our valentines for Thursday...thanks for hosting such a fun linky!
Elizabeth
Kickin’ it in Kindergarten

Terri Paulson-Sasaki said...

Those cupcakes are adorable.

Terri
The First Grade Princess

Kerri and Lindsay said...

Those cupcakes are AWESOME!! I just might have to make those next week!! LOVE your Five for Friday linky!!
Kerri B
Teacher Bits and Bobs

Heather said...

Love the cupcakes and the owl bags!

Angelia said...

Seriously love your Five for Friday! Your cupcakes are adorable!

Angelia
Extra Special Teaching

Traci - Dragonflies in First said...

I LOVE those cupcakes!!!
Thanks for the linky... I finally linked up. :D
❤Dragonflies in First ❤

Sara Gaitan said...

I am with everyone else! LOVE the cupcakes! I am going to have to plug that into my lesson plans for next week!!

Cute stuff!

Sara
Teaching Munchkins

Gina Coniglio said...

All your crafty projects are so cute and festive! Love your board for responsibility. Great idea. Thanks for sharing!
Gina
Beach Sand and Lesson Plans

Julie said...

Love the responsibility board - what a great idea!

Julia said...

Your Valentine's Day crafts are adorable!

I love your responsibility board! I think I might have to give that a try with my 5th graders. Lattes and Laughter

Joanne Miller said...

Love the Valentine bags! Cute! This is my first time linking up and I'm excited to be your newest follower!
Joanne
Head Over Heels For Teaching

LaSchu said...

I absolutely love your idea for the responsibility board. I am having the same issue and have been thinking about a way to reward for responsibility. I will have to get something like this running in my classroom! Thanks for sharing!
Laura
Enchanting Elementary