Can anyone relate to how busy the days are lately? It seems no matter how busy I get, I always manage to squeeze in a few minutes here and there for the stress reliever called Pinterest!
Here are this week's treasures:
These could be fashioned to use with stories for retelling purposes. What fun! I hadn't seen this site before.
DYI playdough/balloon stress ball
This may work for my kiddos that fidget or need tactile/kinesthetic release. I've often seen pictures of the flour-filled kind, but would hate to see the result if a child got too rambunctious. Check out the tutorial. Posters suggested double ballooning them to last longer. Rice or peas can be another filler.
Can't wait for my Learning Gardeners to try this out! There's a tutorial here.
Four berry jam that is perfect for celebrating the holiday.
Sounds yummy! Gonna try this.
Build independence by training students to do this.
Read the whole post where this anchor chart is found.
Turn your old ironing board
into garden art like this.
This one made me laugh!