Second Grade Nest: Favorite Pin Friday

Thursday, July 11, 2013

Favorite Pin Friday

For the second day in a row, I'm linking up with Ms. Cara Carroll.
She took over Friday linky parties while Doodle Bugs takes her summer break from Five for Fridays.
Cara's linky is a Favorite Pin Friday! 

My Favorite School Pins
100 Stores That Give a Teacher Discount:
All teachers love a good deal, right?? 

 Primary Inspired: Calendar Math- Using Your Students' Agendas & Calendar Journals
I've been looking for a way to revamp my calendar area! 

Fun inference lesson/ writing prompt 
I remember doing this in my elementary school (gulp....) almost 20 years ago! Oh lord, I'm getting old. But how fun to see that ideas are coming back around.
I definitely plan to do something like this for a writing project.

flash cards in a mini photo album-teacher tipster
Dollar Tree, here I come!!

My Favorite BACK TO SCHOOL Pins! 
(Pinned to my Back to School board and my August activities board!)

Amazing idea from Erica Bohrer!

Fun open house crafty ideas! 

My Favorite Health/Food Pins
23 Scientifically-Backed Ways to Reduce Stress Right Now  
Going back to school in less than 1 month, this post is necessary!

The all day energy guide. What to eat!
Looking for healthy snacks to keep my going throughout the day.

30 day ab workout challenge
This is pure evil.... but it works. 

My Favorite Home Decor Pins
DIY Colorful Keyboard 
Washi tape keyboard. My friend Faith Wheeler at 1st Grade Fantabulous actually tried this out last week! 

 Hang a curtain rod, on command strip hooks. MIND. BLOWN. Hello. - For Dakota lofts 
Sorry- broken link, but you get the point! 
Use command hooks to hang drapes and curtains. 
Easier than drilling and measuring! 

Bookcase and chevron storage - I think it looks amazing! 
I am obsessed. If my future office doesn't look like this, I've done everything wrong in my life. 

Plain sheets and a throw love it
And I'm pretty sure I need this bedding!


  1. I pinned the photo album idea and I LOVE, LOVE, LOVE that office :)

    Literacy Without Worksheets

  2. I pinned the inference activity to with the footsteps. I have been trying to brainstorm a way to include that this year...! I want to find a good mystery book!


  3. I love the command hooks to hang curtains! That's another "DUH" idea I wish I had thought of first!

    Found you through the linky!
    Heather @ Learning with MrsLangley

  4. The washi tape keyboard looks fabulous! I don't think I would have the patience to cut all the tape in small pieces. :) I love that bedding too! Pretty colors!
    Conversations in Literacy

  5. I love that bedding and that office...if only my house looked like all those pins that I have on my "My House" board!

    Bitty Bilinguals

  6. Thanks for sharing my pin TheMissFitMama's 30 Day Ab Workout Challenge! You blog is awesome! I'll be pinning a bunch of pics from your blog right now. Peace!

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  8. Great ideas! I did forensic science in my room, creating two crime scenes in our gym. The kids loved it so much! I hope your kids loved it too!