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Back to School 2017

Yeah!  I love the time of year where I get to start with a blank slate and plan my classroom!  I'm not ready to go back just yet, but I'm always ready to shop! Teachers Pay Teachers is having their Back to School sale on Tuesday, August 1st and Wednesday, August 2nd to receive up to 25% off! Don't forget to use code BTS2017 at checkout!!!

If you would like a little extra cash to fill your classroom and curriculum, enter to win a $10 Teachers Pay Teachers gift card and $15 credit to my store! A winner will be chosen at 11 pm tonight!
Click here to enter the raffle!


250 Virtual Field Trips.... most of them are free!

If you have been following my blog lately, you will know that I am absolutely (and probably ridiculously!!! ) obsessed with virtual field trips.  I promise I will blog about something different soon but I have one last thing.  I have been working on organizing all the field trips I find into one sheet and I was just able to make it into a searchable database!   So search away and make some connections!  Let me know if you take any of these field trips!  I would love to hear how others are using them in their classrooms!!! This list is ever growing so bookmark this and keep coming back when you are planning next year!




Why yes... those are wild animals in my classroom!

Hey all!  Now that I have been in my new job for a bit, I have sooooooo much to share with you.  My job is super fantastic!  I spend my days traveling to schools teaching teachers and students how to use Google Classroom, Green Screen videos, iMivoe, podcasting and more!  
My favorite part of the job is bringing kiddos from my fabulous district all around the world with virtual field trips.
I have taken the DEEP dive into virtual field trips.  Some may even call it an obsession but I adore the fact that I can introduce my students to experts and places all over the world.  My favorite experience right now is Wild Safari Live!

OMG!  This is amazing!  Wild Safari Live is a game changer.  It is a live feed of an actual safari from the Djuma Game Reserve in South Africa.  You can watch the live feed every day from 9:30 - 12:30 and 12:00 to 3 am eastern.  You can watch the live feed at http://www.wildsafarilive.com/ or Youtube Live.  On the safari, you have 3 rangers traveling throughout the …