Books for Teaching Elementary School

The Perfect Books for Elementary Teachers

Once you find your classroom favorites, you never want to let them go. Here are seven must-have books for elementary teachers. Classroom Favorites for the Elementary Classroom Fiction How Big is a Million is the perfect book for an elementary math teacher. This book  helps children comprehend a large number such as a million. Throughout…

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Start off Strong with Usborne Books & More

Successful Start with Usborne There are so many ways to work your Usborne Books & More business, but whichever route you take be sure to make the most of your first twelve weeks. First I’ll tell you why to make the most of your first 12 weeks. Then, I’ll give you a few ideas for…

$5 Book Day with Usborne Books & More

Just another way to get Usborne and Kane Miller books into your school is a $5 Book Day. This concept is very similar to a book fair, with a few differing aspects. Location Book fairs can take place at a school or daycare. A $5 book day will ideally take place at a school because…

Quick and Easy Fundraiser

Quick and Easy Fundraiser: Cards for a Cause

I’ve recently learned about a super easy fundraiser: Cards for a Cause. How Does it Work? Basically, you sell boxes of greeting cards, 30 cards for $30. The organization you are raising money for will get $13 per box sold! This is an amazing fundraiser without a lot of work! What Kinds of Greeting Cards?…

Why I Joined Usborne Books & More

Usborne Books & More is now driving one of my passions: literacy, but it wasn’t always that simple. Why I Joined Usborne Books & More I joined Usborne Books & More in Houston, TX about a year and a half away, almost by chance. My sister had randomly heard of the company and hosted an…

5 Reasons to host an Usborne Coloring between the Wines Party!

All women need a night away from home. An Usborne Coloring Party is the perfect way to connect with friends and enjoy a great night in! Here are 5 reasons you should host a Coloring between the Wines Party: A Coloring Party is super easy to host. Provide wine and dessert for your friends, along…

Environmental Print, Learning through Print, McDonalds, Childhood

Learning through Environmental Print

  Environmental Print Before getting my first teaching job, I remember fearing the possibility of teaching kindergarten. Why? I feared all the stuff you need! A good chunk of that “stuff” is Environmental Print.  What is Environmental Print? Logos and signs, many of which you will see as you’re driving by a busy shopping center…