Sunday, April 28, 2013


Hey ya’ll! I am popping in real quick, to let you know that I switched my Instagram over to mrshofferspot. So go look for me over there!
Teacher Talk Tuesday
I can’t wait for the fabulousness to start on Tuesday. Some of you might know, I am obsessed with Instagram, and just love following people and the conversations over there. But because some of my friend encouraged me to stop posting teachery stuff on my personal insta, I made a new one. And it looks kinda lonely.
These are some of the things I have posted in the last week.

Here is a link to my account: Instagram

Welp I have to get around today, staying in bed unfortunately isn’t an option. I will try to be back later this afternoon with another post Smile

Friday, April 26, 2013

April 26th

Hi, My name is Kaci. Don’t know if you remember me or not. I post here (Or used to at least). It is that time of the year… That says it all. I am NOT counting down, and I CAN NOT tell you there are 19 days left… :)

Anywho, I promise I will be productive this weekend, I have a couple of ideas floating around my head. But until I have time to put them together, it is time for…
Got to see my beautiful cousin get ready for Prom. Just love her!

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My classroom is literally a zoo… We had tadpoles, chickens and butterflies..

New favorite classroom toy… Fishing lures. So fun!

Our 1st grade teacher is having a baby. She loves Dr. Seuss. So some cute cupcakes were in order for her baby shower!

Yes this is as good as it gets. Me on a camel. I love those big black boxes (Makes me look skinnier!) My kids thought this was hilarious!!! We went to the petting zoo. The kids had so much fun!!

Oops!! Forgot to say that I have selected a winner for my Mrs. Wishy Washy giveaway :) Congrats Robin!!

Going to cook dinner for the police officers tonight! My favorite Friday night activity!

Saturday, April 20, 2013

Mrs. Wishy Washy

I have loved Mrs. Wishy Washy for a long time!! So when Hameray Publishing contacted me to do a review for they I sent them an email that said yes! so quick that I had to go back and send them another email with all my details!
They sent me these two amazing books, (I have not been compensated for this post, but they did send me the books to give my honest opinion on).
Joy Cowley is an awesome author! The kids enjoyed the books very much, the pictures are just as awesome..  I would love to have 5 of each book to put in our guided reading library. I did put them in our library (even though they are not AR, I bet they will be soon) and the kids fought over them during center time.
(Ignore the pictures on my bed, I forgot to take pictures while I was at school!)
I am sure your kids will love them just as much as my kids did. Head on over to Facebook and nominate a class to win 90 new titles, Finger puppets (How Cute?!) and CDs.
JCC Badge
You can find more about Joy and Mrs. Wishy-Washy here:
They have kindly given me a Big Book to giveaway. All you have to do is follow me on Facebook Smile Easy Peasy Lemon Squeezy
Incase you are like me and to impatient to wait to see if you are a giveaway winner, you can go to their website and get 20% with code ZJCC13.
Well I am off to relax, I got to go watch my beautiful Cousin walk in at Prom, and I am feeling old!
(Isn’t she just a doll?!)

Friday, April 19, 2013

April 19th

Once again Friends, I am a weekend blogger! I am just to pooped during the week to even think about blogging!
But here is five for friday!
We had a little plant experiment going on. It didn’t work Sad smile I am not sure what I did wrong. The flowers just got a hint of color at the edge of the petals.
My two boys have had an eventful week. They were both plum wore out after going to the lake and river.
I got a box from Oriental Trading! Can’t wait to tell you all about it!
CAn you say reverting back to childhood?! I Love the Ice Cream Man and he made a stop at our house on Saturday.
Summer was here for a brief bit, but it went away again.. Ugh I am so ready for the sunshine and the pool!

Sunday, April 14, 2013

Whats Going on In Kindergarten

I am sorry I have been so absent lately my friends. With Hubby’s grandfather’s passing and State Assessments, you can only imagine what my life has been like the last three weeks!

But I am back and ready to share what is going on in Kindergarten.  Last week I was only at school for 3 days, so I did what any teacher does, and headed to TpT to grab some units. I bought this pack from Miss Kindergarten:
Oh my goodness! I love love loved it! Just look at how cute some of these centers are!

Working on Addition families. Please ignore the cutting job, like I said, I was out of time Smile
Working on CVC words. As you can tell some of my friends still need help on this.
More than and less than 10. This was super easy for them.
And I somehow deleted my picture of this center. But this was a favorite!

Then a few looks as to what else we had going on this week:
The wall behind my little “zoo”. We are loving learning about the lifecycles of animals.. We are using my mini units here:
Life Cycles Mini Units

Before I sign out, make sure if you have purchased one of these units to go redownload:
rainy day mathOcean Center

Then if you liked my CVC Intervention game, go check out the CCVC version. If you haven’t checked it out, be sure to go look at the bundled version here:

vv bundle

Well I am off for today. I hope you have a great week Smile

Friday, April 12, 2013


It is here friends! The weekend is here! I have am linking up with DoodleBugs again.




Somebody missed their Mommy while she was gone!! Both of my boys have rarely left my side since we have been back!



Welcome to Mrs. Hoffer’s Zoo. We are waiting on our tadpoles. But there is out butterflies and eggs.



Speaking of eggs, I have 8/20 that are forming correctly. One of my friends keeps on asking if they are hatching yet Smile It will be a long 11 days of hearing that everyday!



Our Butterflies, we have 3 hanging pupas, one fallen, and one little guy who is just a little behind and just crawled up the side to start his pupa.



What a way to start the day yesterday! Love note, chocolate and a Dr. Pepper from a momma!! Love her and her sweet baby.

If you are on instagram, follow me at mrshofferspot.

Have a great weekend!!