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Where Can I Get the Best Drawing, Writing, and Word Work Resources?

December 4, 2019

Great Drawing, Writing, and Word Work Resources – Where to Get Them.
As referenced on Nellie Edge Kindergarten Writing Seminars; Updated June 2017.

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Make Writing Real

Make Writing Real

November 27, 2019

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Joyful and Systematic Ways to Build Kindergarten Narrative Writing

November 20, 2019

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Weekly Focus: The Kindergarten Giving Tree –

November 13, 2019

The Kindergarten Giving Tree: Let Families Know what is on Your Kindergarten Wish List. Scroll down for premade gift tags and/or create an Amazon.com wish list

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Write-a-Message Center empowers children to use writing for real world purposes.

How to Set Up a Write-a-Message Center: Inspire kindergarten writers and friends

November 6, 2019

Settling-In Time Sets the Emotional Tone for the Day: Developing Friendship, Responsibility, Self-Motivation, and Collaboration Skills

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Kindergarten lessons: Teaching “Thank You” and Developing an Attitude of Gratitude

The Simplest Way to Build a Happy Classroom: Teach Gratitude!

October 29, 2019

Learning to Express Gratitude Is a Year-Long Theme: We Sing, Sign, Spell, Express and Write “Thank You.”

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FREE YouTube sites for kindergarten learning

Top Ten Kindergarten YouTube Channels

October 24, 2019

 We love to search Pinterest for the best kindergarten writing and early learning resources we can find to share with you our Nellie Edge seminar participants and online friends.

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7 Kindergarten Name Writing Tips Plus Gifts for You

October 17, 2019

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Weekly Focus: Kindergartners Love to Make Stamp and Read Books

October 10, 2019

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How to keep joy alive in the Kindergarten classroom all year long!

Keep Joy Alive in Kindergarten

September 25, 2019

Our job as teachers is to create a feeling of belonging in the kindergarten classroom all year long so children will love coming to school and thrive.

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