7 End of Year Countdown Ideas - balloon pop and more for 3rd, 4th, and 4th grade students

End of School Year Countdown Ideas – Balloon Pop and More

End of school year countdowns can be a fun way for both teachers and students to celebrate the school year.  (Although, if you’re anything like me, you probably started counting down the days until summer as soon as Spring Break was over!) Some 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade teachers want to go all out, while others have had such a …

End of Year Party Ideas for your 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade classrooms

End of Year Party Ideas for Upper Elementary

You’ve seen the memes.  “There’s no tired like end of year teacher tired!”  The end of the school year is exhausting. Part of the exhaustion comes from trying to come up with party ideas and planning an end of year party.  Check out the mostly low prep ideas below to help you plan a fun end of year party for …

Christmas classroom party / holiday party ideas for 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade students

Christmas Party Ideas for 3rd, 4th, and 5th Grade

Christmas always sneaks up on me as a teacher. The week of our Christmas/holiday party, I would begin scrambling around for activities and gift ideas.  If your brain is fried, then these Christmas party ideas for 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade classrooms should help! There are ideas and activities that require little to no prep or money, as well as …