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Do you Audible?

Have you heard of Audible?  It’s Amazon’s marketplace for Audiobooks. Audible has over 150,000 titles in audio format.  That’s the biggest inventory I’ve been able to find.  As a teacher with a long commute, and I know many other people have them too, I like using Audible to continue reading the books I’m currently sucked into.  I just turn it on through the app on my phone, connect my phone to my car speakers using

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School Supply Deals- Week of 7/27/14

S It’s time for another week of school supply shopping!  A few weeks ago I shared a post showcasing a great giveaway from Coupons.com and shared some of their great online coupons to help you get school supplies, especially large purchases, cheaper.  Click the image below to head over there to check out their current school supply coupons and to enter the big giveaway! If you’re shopping in brick and mortar stores, check out this

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School Supply Deals: Week of 7/20

It’s here.  This is the week things start getting real.  The week where you start going to four stores each week so you can get the best deals.  The week when you realize your summer is now dedicated to Back to School.  Here are the great deals this week. And just a reminder- I don’t post every school supply sale.  I post the ones that I think are the best “deals”.  The ones you want

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School Supplies Deals- Week of 7/13/14

It’s here.  It’s officially the Back to School season.  I’m not quite ready for that yet, as it’s giving me stress about everything I haven’t yet accomplished {you know, since I haven’t started anything yet}.  But, I also can’t pass up a good deal so I’m going to start wrapping my head around the school year and make sure I grab great deals each week. If you didn’t follow me last year to see each

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Teacher Lesson Planner

Last year I used a customizable teacher planner from A Modern Teacher as my plan book, and I loved it!  I loved that I was able to make it completely the way I needed and wanted.  I’m a paper planner kind of person, and so having one that I can make completely to work for me and my tastes makes me excited. Here are a couple pictures I uploaded last year on Instagram. April has

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Hi! I'm Tessa!

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I’ve spent the last 15 years teaching in 1st, 2nd, and 3rd grades, and working beside elementary classrooms as an instructional coach and resource support. I’m passionate about math, literacy, and finding ways to make teachers’ days easier. I share from my experiences both in and out of the elementary classroom.

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