Grades

    Re: What are you giving your students for Christmas?
    Jacque/WA/k-1

    I give mine pillowcases with the first 25 sight words on
    them...it costs me $6.50 per pillowcase but is well worth
    it...no excuses for not practicing those sight words every
    night.

    On 12/01/14, Katie wrote:
    >> Help! Looking for ideas on a budget!
    >>
    >> thanks!!!!!!!!!!!!
    >> Katie
    >
    > My kids are each getting a Christmas book that I got free
    > using my Scholastic bonus points. I also got them reindeer
    > antler headbands . I got the headbands 50% off the day
    after
    > Christmas at the Dollar Tree. They came in a 2 pack/.50
    > cents. So I basically spent .25 cents/student this year!
    >
    > In past years I have given the kids a can of Playdough and
    a
    > Christmas cookie cutter. I usually was able to find cookie
    > cutters in a 6 pack at the dollar tree.
    >
    > I also often buy a classroom gift (usually a new toy).
    > Although this gift is more money, it stays in the classroom
    > for future classes to use. Last year I bought Tinker Toys
    > and the kids LOVED them! This year I bought Zoobs.
    > Hopefully they will love them too. This gift is always from
    > Santa.