Blessings In A Backpack is a discreet program to feed food-insecure school children over the weekends by putting healthy, child friendly foods in a backpack. They are distributed to each child on Fridays, which contain breakfast, lunch, dinner, plus snacks for Saturday and Sunday. Currently Traverse City is serving 11 schools and giving out over 140 backpacks each week. The program is totally funded by generous donations from family and friends as well as local grants. For every $100 received, they are able to add one more child into the program for entire school year. Each backpack costs roughly $2.50.
You get $117.50 worth of products for only $25!
By purchasing this K-3 bundle, here is what you will get:
Sweet Treats Measurement Unit by Carrie Comincioli from Table Talk with C & C. Aligned to the Common Core for grades 2, this unit incorporates fun sweet treats with measurement and contains activities, centers and posters that can be used in any 2nd grade classroom (also for enrichment in 1st grade and reteaching in 3rd grade). There are several resources and activities in inches/feet/yards and centimeters/meters that are differentiated for a variety of levels.
Call in the Pros – Pronouns Center Activities and Printables by Amber at the Peppy Zesty Teacherista. Aligned to the Common Core, this 36-page set includes 2 anchor charts, a center activity, card game, task cards, and so much more!
Need for Speed Addition and Subtraction Fluency Practice by Deanna Jump and Deedee Wills. Perfection for your firsties, build your students addition and subtraction fluency to 20 with this fun packet! Fluency and automaticity is critical to students. Automaticity frees the students’ thinking so they may high-order thinking skills in math. This 575-page packet provides activities to be done in a whole group, small group, or a station setting. Teacher flash cards are included. Students also have resources to practice their math facts at home.
Base Ten Puzzles and Foldable from Marie at Once Upon a Classroom: A Tale of Two Teachers. Aligned to the Common Core, these puzzles are a fun and engaging activity to practice 2 and 3 digit: expanded form, base ten pictures, and number names, while the foldable practices adding 10 or 100 to a number.
Common Core with Camilla Cream: Anchor Charts and Reading Response Resources from Melissa at Inspire Me ASAP. Aligned to the Common Core, this set of resources will complement your current reading program. This unit includes directions, colorful and unique anchor charts, and LOTS of pictures of the unit in progress, as well as the final art project.
I Know My Colors by Michelle at Apples and ABCs. This unit is all about colors! You get printables and posters for each color, a crayon box craftivity, sorting cards, puzzles, and so much more! 11 colors included.
Limited Edition: Ultimate KIDS Collection from Krista Wallden at Creative Clips. This 41-piece set is perfect for year-round creating! Included are 27 vibrant, colored images and 14 black and white version (not shown in the preview). These kids images are perfect for year-round resources and can be used for any subject.
Superhero Math by Cassandra at Mrs. 3rd Grade. You get two sets of task cards for students to practice their addition and subtraction facts. The first set of task cards is for addition and subtraction within twenty. The second set of task cards if for addition and subtractions within one hundred. Both sets of cards have the numbers written in words, so students will have to read the number words.
Community Helpers – Close Read, Writing, and Craftivity Unit by Emily at Education to the Core. If you are looking for something to completely engage your young readers in their Community Helpers learning, this unit is for you. You’ll get a close read mini-book, graphic organizers for writing, a craftivity, and so much more!
The Ultimate Writing Station from Mel D at Seusstastic. This 185 page Ultimate Writing Station is absolutely LOADED with all kinds of new writing stations that are hard to find. This is a one of a kind creation that will get your students running to work on their writing! The pack has been kid tested with my own students all year long. The unit covers 19 different options to use with your students to get them excited about writing!
Fairy Tale Mega Literacy Pack for K-1 from Elizabeth at Kickin’ it in Kindergarten. This 78-page unit covers everything from writing prompts and story elements to literacy stations and tens of other activities to educate your students all about fairy tales.
Spelling for All Seasons Part 2 by Abby from The Inspired Apple. Each activity corresponds with a different holiday or season throughout the school year, and includes options for differentiation and an easy peasy craftivity - perfect for a hallway display!
Capitalization Captain from Crystal at Once Upon a Classroom: The Tale of Two Teachers. Aligned to the Common Core, let the Captains teach your students how to capitalize correctly! You’ll get I can statements aligned to the Common Core, posters for each captain, a cloze activity, a game of scoot, and so much more!
The Ultimate Special Education IEP Binder from Stephanie at Mrs. D’s Corner. Being a caseload manager and a teacher of children with special needs is a wonderful experience that, unfortunately, includes tons of special education jargon and paperwork that can sometimes become overwhelming. This editable binder is your key to tidying up your daily caseload, organizing key special education information, and focusing more on your students, rather than the paperwork.
Inference Task Cards with QR Codes from Ashley at For His Glory Teaching. These inference task cards are great to use in your stations, at your small group table, or as a "Write the Room" activity! There are 16 "real life" inference cards for your students to use. Have them read the card, make an inference on their recording sheet, and then scan the QR code to check it!
Dinosaur Discovery from Amanda at For His Glory Teaching. Take your students on a Dino Hunt! This unit contains multiple interactive activities to help students with specific skills while learning about dinosaurs! You’ll get a dinosaur book, dino description and fact cards, vocabulary cards, and so much more!
Long and Short Vowel Sort Center: With a focus on Magic E Words by Jessica Hursh from The Teacher Talk! This center is full of word cards, sorts, and recording pages. This is a great interactive tool to help your students practice the sounds!
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