A quick trip to visit family this weekend meant that I didn't get a couple projects finished as planned! I did get my "pick me" number bouquet done, though.
I downloaded the numbers from A Cupcake for the Teacher, printed, laminated, and glued them to colored craft sticks that I got at Dollar Tree. Along with being a random student chooser, I may use it to match students up for different activities, for tracking homework . . . my mind is whirling with possibilities.
Last year it seemed as if everyone was making the teacher's tool box and I was no exception! Here is what mine looked like:
It was made to match our "Wild About Learning" theme, but it doesn't fit with this year's "Oh The Places You'll Go" theme so I have updated it. You'll notice I left it the original grey, and I have decided that I was wise (lazy?) to do that since the grey fits in with everything! Here's my new labels:
I had planned to get a little birthday goodie finished up this week, but will have to put it off until next week. I do want to share a little bit of home made it, though. I've been teaching my granddaughter to sew this summer, and she made a pillowcase.
She has been doing very well, and is going to a quilt guild sit and sew with me Tuesday -- she is starting her first quilt! I'm so proud of her. I am working on this: