Friday, January 6, 2012

Ringing in the New Year

It was so great to see so many smiling faces on Wednesday when everyone returned to school.  After a nice {long} break the kids seemed happy to see all their friends and tell each other about their Christmas gifts.

This month our Maize Way character trait isPicture1

We rang in the new year by learning what it means to have self-discipline and the importance of making goals or resolutions.  To help with this we read Squirrels New Year’s Resolution by Pat Miller.  This story taught us that a resolution is “a promise you make to yourself to be better or help others”.  As a class we brainstormed a BIG list of resolutions  . . . then everyone got to choose one or two of their own and write about them.  Then we made these cute little phone art projects to Ring in the New Year and our resolutions are stapled under the numbers.


{craftivity inspired by A Cupcake for the Teacher}


Hadar said...

Cute! Where'd you get the idea?

Anonymous said...

It is CUTE isn't it. . .and the best part is that it went right along with our character trait of the month lesson!!!

Thanks to the blogger from A Cupcake for the Teacher for creating such a fun craftivity. My kids and I really had fun making it.

- Mrs. Bumgardner

Heather's Heart said...

Cute! I just found your blog and am your newest follower! I am enjoying looking at all of the pictures you post! Your blog is adorable! I would love for you to come visit me! I have LOTS and LOTS of penguin and snowmen *freebies*! =)

Heather's Heart

Deb said...

Hey! I just awarded you the Versatile Blogger Award! Hop over and check it out! :)

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Amy said...

So cute! I just found your blog - Glad I did!!

Jeannie said...

What a wonderful site! I am so glad I found it! I am your newest follower! Come see me too!
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madefor1stgrade said...

Thanks ladies for peeking in on my classroom. As you can see I got very behind with my blogging during December. But, I made a goal to do a better job here on out.

I will definitely head over and checks your out!!!


Elisabeth said...

I love your blog! I passed an award along to you. You can check it out here..

Sarah said...

You have so many amazing craft ideas! I love your blog! I have awarded you the Lovely Blog Award!

If you have a chance, stop by my blog and check it out!


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