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A Second Trip to Target

I know, two trips to Target in one day is a little obsessive, but there were some products I saw on Instagram that were not at the first Target I went too. Luckily I found them at the second Target-as well as some other things I just had to have.

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I am SO excited for these felt books. I saw them on Instagram and had to search for them, but it was worth it! The blue book is PERFECT for working on fine motor skills-the kids get to practice the skills of buttons, fastens, ties and zippers. The red book also has button practice, as well as shape matching, lacing and telling time.

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I found these two by accident and I got really excited!! Picture tiles go on the left side and students use the pieces to spell the words on the right. This is going to make a perfect aide-run station while I get some direct instruction in with my other students. I bought the 3 and 4 word building sets. They had a 5 word building set too that I thought about-and knowing me I will probably go back and get that one too.

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I also found the last clip set that I needed to fill what I wanted. I have shapes, colors and days of the week. Am I missing any? Comment and let me know!

 

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My last two purchases were extra-My last alphabet puzzle was cardboard and did not make it through the year. Here’s to hoping the wooden version can last a little longer. I also got a felt memory game because I think it will be a great addition to the break area!

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That’s all-for now!


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Target Dollar Spot

My favorite hobby lately has been to search through Instagram for other teacher’s posts. I like to read blogs but sometimes the pictures are all I need for inspiration. After seeing at at least 10 other teachers post what they found at the Target Dollar Spot, I knew I had to go. 5 minutes in my basket was full and I was in heaven.

Seriously, look at all of the awesome materials I got!

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These will be perfect for some of my lower learners. I am setting up a brand new task box system in my classroom-some of the clip and lacing products will be great to include! It’s a relief to know I already have some stuff ready to go, now I just need to add to the system.

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Sometimes my higher functioning students get left out in the dollar section hauls. I was pretty excited to see some products addressing goals like multiplication and telling time!

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I was not sure about these two puzzles at first because there are so many pieces to each-but I went for it. Maybe I can add magnets to the back and make this a puzzle to do on the whiteboard-I think my students will enjoy getting to stand and work for a little bit.

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And two teacher goodies, just for fun πŸ™‚

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Go to Target and see what you can find! Happy shopping.