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School’s Out Blog Blowout

      Welcome! I hope you are enjoying this awesome blog hop! I’m Melissa and you can find me just about everywhere either as First Grade Frame of Mind or @1stgradeframeofmind. Thanks for joining me! I am rereading the Whole Brain Teaching book by Chris Biffle, 122 Amazing Games! I wrote some blog posts Read More …

Dollar Deals FOMO?

It’s that time of year! It’s summer and you start seeing all these marvelous things you need for your classroom! You start feeling FOMO thinking you need to get to that store before they are all gone!   Before you jump in the car, read this.       Wait, I know! You’ve gotta go now! Please, Read More …

Growing First Grade Writing

  Slideshare 2016 05 growing a first grader writing from Melissa Williams It’s the end of first grade… My students have grown so much! When I look back to the beginning of the school year, they were babies. They still seemed like kindergarteners to me. Then, in January and February they really took off in Read More …