Tag - Spring

Gardens: Picture Books to Turn Your Thumb Green

Celebrate spring in the classroom with these picture books about gardens and gardening. Gardens: Picture Books to Turn Your Thumb Green I’ve never felt more excited for spring to arrive! (and does anyone else feel cheated out of last spring?) Growing up, gardening was a staple of...

Going Green: Earth Day Picture Books

Explore going green, sustainability, and eco-friendly habits with these picture books for elementary students. Going Green: Earth Day Picture Books Over the years, I’ve worked on cutting waste. I no longer use plastic sandwich bags, paper towels, and paper napkins. Small changes...

St Patrick’s Day Unit Study

Who was St. Patrick? Learn more about St. Patrick’s Day with this free unit study for elementary students. Books Patrick: Patron Saint of Ireland by Tomie dePaola Born in Britain, Patrick was taken as a captive to Ireland and kept there for six years. Lots of stories and legends...

Free Groundhog Day Unit Study

What’s the history behind Groundhog Day? Learn about this fun tradition with this Groundhog Day Unit Study with a free printable. Free Groundhog Day Unit Study Groundhog Day was a spinoff of an old tradition called Candlemas. Some people originally used hedgehogs to predict winter...