Friday, June 14, 2013

Five for Friday Linky!!!

I am linking up with Doodle Bugs for her Five for Friday linky party!!!
1. Workshops Galore
I have been doing a lot of professional development so far this summer.  I had a leadership team meeting at my school.  I went to a workshop on word study.  This week I went to a workshop on Common Core Math.  It was a great workshop.  I cannot wait to try out some of the things I learned.  The picture below is of an exit ticket we did that I would love to try in my class.
2. My Craigslist Find
So I get on Craigslist occasionally to find some good deals.  I am always searching for teacher garage sales.  I saw a post that sparked my interest for a bundle of teaching items for a Hollywood/movie themed classroom.   HHHHEEEEEYYYYYY!!! That was exactly what I was looking for! I drove for 40 minutes to meet her to pick it up.  I really think I hit the jackpot because I couldn't have found all of this stuff or made my own cute stuff.  I have included some pictures below.

3.  Brandy Concert
I enjoyed the Brandy concert with my friend.  She was really good and sang a lot of her older songs.

4.  H&M
Just opened this week here!  I can't wait to check it out!!

5.  Outing with Friends
It is so nice to be off and hang with friends!!

Don't forget to go link up!!!


  1. I LOOOOVE your movie themed classroom stuff! You did hit the jackpot! I never even thought of looking for "teacher garage sales" on Craigslist! Genius! I am your newest follower!

  2. What a fabulous find on Craigslist! I love the movie theme!

    Lucky to Be in First

  3. I absolutely love the movie theme!! I always to the same theme every year, "Moving Right Along Together" (Muppets), and I think I will incorporate some of the movie things with it--that would be perfect. Enjoyed reading about your week!

    All the best--
    Sarah @ Hoots N Hollers

  4. Wow! You did hit the jackpot with the movies theme. That is a fun theme to use!
    Conversations in Literacy

    1. Thanks! I cant wait to get it up to the school.

  5. Fun when you find a great bargain!

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    1. Thanks! I am so excited! I will have to think about how to use all of it now.

  7. Wow, you found all that movie stuff through Craigslist?


    1. Yes. That posting was calling my name!

  8. Great find! I am a teacher looking to move to TN, I have applied to every opening in TN. What area do you teach in?

    Just Diving In

    1. I teach first grade. I hope you get one soon. I know MNPS(Nashville district) has a lot of openings. For some of them you have to contact the principal.