Monday, October 17, 2011

Scarecrow Fun

I am so excited about this week!!!  
I had something totally different planned, but I came across an inspiration...

and POOF, plans started changing!!

I don't know how I missed this when Deanna Jump first posted this but O M G!!! How adorable is this scarecrow??????  This made me start thinking about all my other cute fall/halloween stuff that I have spent half my paycheck on this month - please tell me you can relate!!!!!  :)  

I had already prepared this:
from Mrs. Kim Adsit and her Fall Literacy Game Pack and I had planned on using it last week but just never got to it. So, Sunday evening around 7ish I made the connection between the 2 - SCARECROWS!!  I know - I'm a little slow! LOL!!!  This connection led me to a big hunt through all the rest of my fall stuff I had acquired over the past few weeks.  I found a few things, but I made a few things too!!  You know what that means for you????  FREEBIES!!  Yippeeeeee!!!!  Here they are!

Click HERE to download!

I made these to go along with Kim's Alphabet Scarecrow Roll Say Keep game I showed above. I have been trying to find a way to introduce stamps to my babies and thought this would be a perfect way.  Depending on the level I have in my group, they can stamp the matching letter the member of our group rolled, or they can stamp the opposite (capital or lowercase) letter that was rolled by a group member.  I can also put this in a center next week and they "should" be able to do this independently!!

Click HERE to download!

I made this color coded patterning activity for a math tub!  You should know the drill by now - Run the scarecrow on 6 different colors.  Cut and glue the pattern starters to the back of each scarecrow.  Laminate and you are good to go!!  I had a spider one, and a bat one like this but of course I didn't have a Scarecrow one - sooooo I made one!! :) 

We are doing some of the fantastic activities Deanna has in her 
Scarecrow Math and Literacy Fun packet and I will share some pics as we go!!  We are also doing some great activities from my other amazing fellow bloggers!  I can't wait to share!!!   I hope you all have a great week.  I had a short week last week and this week due to Fall Break for the kiddos - and staff development for us. 


  1. This is GREAT! Thanks for sharing!

  2. Am I behind on the Roll, Say, Keep game? Please explain....I am confused! :-/ ha!

    Love the freebies....thanks for sharing!

  3. Thanks so much for the freebies. AND YES, I can relate to being so behind on what I want to do. I plan on doing some scarecrow stuff next week, so thanks for the great ideas!!

  4. Thank you for sharing, you've inspired me! Not all my kids can celebrate Halloween so I like the scarecrow instead of "Halloween" stuff!

  5. I L~O~V~E your blog! This week I am on Fall Break and today planned to spend the entire day with my printer at work! Thanks for all the freebies! Lady, you RoCk!

    Mrs. Kindergarten

  6. Thank you for sharing! I love your freebies, and always download them. Can't wait to use these in my classroom!

  7. Thank you for sharing!!

  8. You are too sweet! I'm so glad you like my Scarecrow unit. I can't wait to see your pictures! :)

  9. Awesome! I just love your ideas. Thank you for being soooooo generous.


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