• Start of the Year

    Ready… Set… Teach!

    I was talking to my friend Georgia the other day about how excited we were to get back into the classroom! After actually getting back into the classroom we got a little stressed and overwhelmed with all the things we might want to do with our classroom and thinking of different ideas of what to do in the first week (i’m sure you are all feeling exactly the same way we are!!) SOOO… I thought I would create a post AND some cool resources to relieve some of our stress and yours! Where to start? 1. Last years crap (we all have it…) So if you aren’t a first year…

  • Start of the Year

    Shop till you drop! – Shopping for your classroom.

    Β Hello Everyone! I hope you have all had an amazing holiday and a very Merry Christmas! With the New Year just around the corner we don’t know about all of you out there… but I have been going absolutely crazy with these boxing day sales, grabbing everything we may need for our new classrooms.   Here are some things you DEFINITELY need in the classroom, some might surprise you!   – Stickers and Stamps: You can never ever have enough stickers and stamps! Whether it is used for merit awards, positive behaviour acknowledgement or marking books. Stickers are a must in any teachers classroom. Check out Officeworks for some cute,…

  • First Year Teachers!,  Start of the Year

    Hey! Welcome to my blog!

    Hello teacher bloggers, fellow teachers and parents! Oh for the love of teaching! As teachers I’m sure that at some point we have all thought “Oh for Pete’s sake” or “Oh for the love of all that is holy!” because something in your day has gone completely wrong or the students in your class are driving you bonkers! As a new educators, my friend Georgia and I have both experienced many moments where were have felt these sayings are quite necessary… SO I decided to create my own little survival guide with Georgia’s help, full of resources and blog posts to help us all get through those tough days… where…