The Joy of Teaching – An Evan-Moor Blog

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January 26, 2016
by Evan-Moor
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Valentine’s Day Classroom Activities

While the origins of Valentine’s Day are murky, historians trace the exchange of Valentine cards and other greetings to the Middle Ages. This blog keeps the tradition alive with templates for Valentine cards, plus heart-themed activities for your students to … Continue reading

December 9, 2014
by Evan-Moor

Looking Ahead to the New Year: Ideas for the First Week of the New Year

What teacher or student doesn’t have some anxiety and sadness when the wonderful December holiday vacation comes to a close and it is time to get back into the routine of school? Be proactive and prepare for that first week … Continue reading

September 23, 2014
by Evan-Moor

Quick Bulletin Board Ideas for Fall

This blog is for busy teachers who need a quick bulletin board makeover to give the classroom an autumn feel. Whether you need informational, interactive, or decorative bulletin boards in your classroom, we hope these simple templates and ideas will … Continue reading