Upper Elementary Blogs!

March 15, 2012

Upper Elementary Blogs!

March 15, 2012
Lorraine from Fabulous 4th Grade Froggies is having a linky party for teacher-bloggers, grades 3, 4, and 5!! If you have an upper-elementary blog, be sure to visit Lorraine’s blog and link up (plus she has a fab blog you’ll want to check out if you haven’t already!).

I’m so excited about this–I can’t wait to spend the weekend perusing all of the blogs listed!! Thanks so much Lorraine for doing this! 🙂

5 Comments

  • Elizabeth March 16, 2012 at 1:48 am

    I've "followed" so many blogs tonight that my fingers hurt 🙂

    Elizabeth
    Fun in Room 4B

  • Fabulous 4th Grade Froggies March 16, 2012 at 3:05 am

    Thanks so much for joining my linky! I am a frequent visitor of your blog…you are truly talented!
    ~Lorraine
    Fabulous 4th Grade Froggies

  • Mrs. Poland March 16, 2012 at 4:46 am

    I will be out there blog stalking with you this weekend. For now, I am just trying to save them to a list so I can know where to start!

    Misty
    Think, Wonder, & Teach

  • Ms. Morton March 17, 2012 at 11:33 pm

    Love your blog! I am your newest follower. Come over to my blog and visit when you have a chance.

    Sharima

    Lovebuglearning.blogspot.com

  • Anonymous March 25, 2012 at 6:02 pm

    Hi Kristen, thank you so much for sharing your CRAFT headings! I can't wait to get started. I'm so glad everyone was agreeable to let you share your idea. I love your blog!

    Meiriwyn

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