Themes & Things



Brown Bear Package


The Brown Bear package includes the above book of shapes that is easily copied for student to make their own shape book. 

 Also included are the picture cards for all of the Brown Bear characters.  These can be used in lots of different ways.  To find out more information, click on Brown Bear Package.


The Kissing Hand Ideas Package


There are lots of fun ideas included with the "The Kissing Hand" package.  These activities are great for the beginning of the year, but can be used throughout the year.  For more details on what is included in this package click on "The Kissing Hand."  



VIP of the Week



This is a fun program that I use for recognizing each student throughout the year.  All of the things that you need to implement the program in your classroom are included in the package.  For more information, click on VIP.


Monthly Calendar Activities


The Monthly Calendar Activities package has lots of ways for children to use the calendar for learning numbers and counting.  There are other ideas and counting activities included in this package.  If you would like more info,  click on "Monthly Calendar Package."       


Manuscript and D'Nealian Alphabet Writing Book


The Alphabet Book has all 26 letters of the alphabet in capital and lower case for students to practice.  You may choose the traditional "ball and stick" or D'Nealian style book.  A book cover is provided if you would like to use as a book.  Or, you can use each worksheet independently.  These are great for homework!

For more details click ABC BOOK.



Making New Words

This book is a great way to reinforce the phonetic skills learned to make new words.  The book can be used as a group activity or independently.  It also works great to use for weekly homework.  For more information and sample pages, click on Making New Words Book.



Alphabet Letter Box Book



This is one of my favorite books to make in Kindergarten.  It helps to reinforce writing and phonetics in a fun, creative way!  The book can be used in several different ways.  For more information click on Alphabet Letter Box Book.


Chicka Boom Art


These Chicka Boom letters are bright and colorful decorations that are fun to leave up all year.  To get more details on ways to use these letters, click on Chicka Boom.




Share Sack



The Share Sack is a great way to organize your schedule for each child sharing their treasures at school.  Included with the bag is a helpful parent letter to explain how the bag is to be used.  For more information about "The Share Sack" click here.



I also have many different flannel board sets that might work for a theme you are working on.   To view these, click on Flannel Board Sets.  If you have other ideas or needs, please let me know.   Check back often----I will continue to add new materials!