Sunday, February 19, 2012

Let's Make A Leprechaun....Or Two! (freebie, too!)


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I love St Patrick's Day...and all things Irish! Creating this pack was just too much fun for me!
Of course, I have been a bit busier (and sicker) than I thought I would be and it has taken WAY longer than I thought it would to finish it.  (Not to mention the fact that I kept adding stuff to it, making the initial size something like 180MB...until I found a way to reduce the file size with my MAC so that it is WAY more manageable).  ANYWAYS... This pack has, as usual, some adorable craftivities- a glyph and also a personalized friend which both have writing extensions...but the pack also has a bit of math...and a lot of writing and making connections with character and plot.
I also included a leprechaun legend that can be used as a "Think Ahead" (predicting activity)
...lots of activities to go along with my two fav St Patrick's Day books by Tomie DePaola...
gotta love Jamie O'Rourke!  
I  included Common Core standards covered with the pack, too.
If you get a chance, check it out HERE.
When you go to TPT, there is a freebie download if you click "Download Preview"



Seriously, you will love this pack!
Have a great Sunday!!

48 comments:

  1. It looks great Jennifer. I will have to go check it all out! Thanks for being so creative. Have a super rest of your Sunday!

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  2. Looks awesome! I wish I taught first grade. =)

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  3. Love it!!

    Visit my blog for my giveaway!

    http://teacherstreasurechest.blogspot.com/

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  4. This looks great!! I love St. Patty's Day, too!
    ~Andi

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  5. Hi there,
    Love your new pack...I am going to have to go buy it. Very cute stuff, nice job!!
    ~ Vicky
    Traditions Laughter and Happily Ever After

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  6. This is all SO cute, Jennifer!
    You are so creative. Guess that's why you teach the littles and I teach the biggies!
    : )

    Kim
    Finding JOY in 6th Grade

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  7. I WILL be getting this! So adorable it's ridiculous! {heart}
    -Lory
    Fun for First
    The Robin’s Nest

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  8. Geez your products are the cutest things!!! Do you think this is geared towards 3rd grade too? Well regardless, love it!!

    http://lovetoteach123.blogspot.com

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  9. How cute! I've made your reindeer and the snowmen are hanging up now. A big hit with everyone!

    http://firstgradebloomabilities.blogspot.com/

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  10. Those leprechauns are completely adorable! I think my kiddos and i must give those a try! Thank you so much for sharing!

    ~ Katie
    First Grade ABCs

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  11. That leprechaun is super cutie patootie!

    ☺ Tanya
    First Grade is Fantabulous!

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  12. So cute and heading to my cart as we speak! Thanks for the freebie too!
    Tammy

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  14. These are great!! Thanks so much for the freebie!

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  15. Can't wait to go check them out! Looks fantastic! Thank you for all your hard work! :-)

    Melanie
    First Grade Brain Sprinkles

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  16. What cute little leprechauns! I just realized that as long as I've been reading your blog, I wasn't even a follower...oh well, I am now :)

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  17. Oh my goodness! Those little Irish craftivities are ADORABLE. Thanks so much for sharing. Too cute.

    Thanks for sharing!

    Lyndsey
    A Year of Many Firsts

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  18. Thanks for wishing me a happy birthday!

    I just stopped by to tell you how awesome and geniune you are! I was just reading on someone else's blog and you always have the most positive comments. I just wanted to let you know that you are truly appreciated!

    I adore your blog and you!

    Thanks for being the blogger that you are

    Ms. Patterson
    Pocket Full of Kinders

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  19. I just bought this and I am excited to use it in my classroom!!!! LOVE IT :)

    Color Me Kinder

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  20. These little leprechauns are adorable!!

    ❀Jodi
    Fun In First

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  21. Your article on St Patricks Day was very informative and well written, thanks for sharing this information. St Patricks day celebrations

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  22. OMG! You are beyond creative, I just LOVE it :) I can't wait to get it! Have a FAB rest of your day :)

    Lisa :)
    Made In The Shade In Second Grade

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  23. Jennifer, I'm sorry you haven't been feeling well. I have some money freebies on my blog that I thought you might want to take a look at.

    Sharon Dudley, NBCT
    http://teachingwithsight.blogspot.com

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  24. This is awesome! Very cute! I am a new follower.

    Krista
    stellar-students

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  25. Looks awesome! Can't wait to use it!

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  26. LOVE it! Another cutie-patootie!!!
    Christie :)
    First Grade Fever

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  27. Wow! Super cute! Can't wait to use them..
    -Ally
    Stickers and Stars

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  28. This is great!! I'm a new blogger and you definitely inspire me:) I hope you'll swing by my blog and follow along!!

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  29. Will you just come to my class and make all this cutesy stuff with my students please?!?! I just love EVERYTHING you do! :)
    Erin
    Eberhart’s Explorers

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  30. These look adorable! I am loving those rosy cheeks on the Leprechauns!

    How in the world did you reduce your file size like that on your Mac?! I am always looking for a good way to do that!! :)

    Erin
    Creating & Teaching

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  31. I have the latest OS...but in Pages, under file...there is a "reduce file size" option...it is AWESOME! I was afraid to use it b/c it said that it would reduce the size of my photos and stuff...but I couldn't tell the difference at all!
    Hope that helps!
    Jennifer

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  32. Wow, it totally looks awesome! Hey, what time is the Bama Blogger meet up? I noticed and re-posted the announcement, but I didn't see a time.

    Angela
    The Daily Alphabet

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  33. Love these guys!! Thanks for linking up!! :)
    ❤Teri
    A Cupcake for the Teacher

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