Hannah Braun is a former teacher with 8 years of experience in the classroom and a master's degree in early childhood education. She designs engaging, organized classroom resources for 1st-3rd grade teachers.

Teacher Funnies 14

Get ready to smile, it’s time for teacher funnies! Hey principals, want a cheap way to raise staff morale? I’ve definitely stepped on a few fingers doing this move:    And a management strategy we all know and love…

Parent Teacher Conference Bingo, teacher humor

Parent Teacher Conference Bingo

When you’re not serving as a social worker, cheerleader, data analyst, and preacher (you know, for those “Come to Jesus” talks) why not play some parent-teacher conference bingo?!?  Some of these are meant to be funny, some are sad, and some are just realistic.  Can you get a bingo at parent teacher conferences?  : )…

What the Teacher Wore Wednesday 3

Continuing on the quest to look like I don’t shop in the junior’s department or the frumpy department (if there is such a thing): denim blazer: eBay wrap top: Banana Republic: (but I got it at a consignment shop!) khaki skinny pants: Marshalls sparkle flip flops (horray for unseasonably warm February weather in CO!): Target…

FREE Story Problem Types Chart

Monday Made It: February

It’s time for Monday Made It with 4th Grade Frolics! Have you heard of “The Progressions” for Common Core math?  I went to a workshop a while ago and the presenter said The Progressions is like a Common Core math bible!  I thought, why was I never given a copy or a link to this…

What The Teacher Wore Wednesday 2

This week I was excited to pull some clothes out that I had packed away when I was pregnant (and then recovering from being pregnant) so I had some “new” items to work with.  Here’s what I came up with: pink tank top – Anthropologie sale rack gray pants – a thrift store find black…