Catherine Gallagher

Catherine Gallagher

Catherine Gallagher
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Create fold out 'Art Phones'. Back to school art lesson ideas to capture 'All About Me' and 'Memories of Summer' in an imaginative and illustrative way

Create fold out 'Art Phones'. Back to school art lesson ideas to capture 'All About Me' and 'Memories of Summer' in an imaginative and illustrative way

Cute Daily 5 cards for the kiddos to use in the reader's workshop notebooks. For next year

Cute Daily 5 cards for the kiddos to use in the reader's workshop notebooks. For next year

Spelling Tic-Tac-Toe  One of the 5th graders in the class I intern for showed me that they were doing this and told me how much fun it was! I'm not sure if this was the exact spelling tic-tac-toe they were doing, but I really like this idea

Spelling Tic-Tac-Toe One of the 5th graders in the class I intern for showed me that they were doing this and told me how much fun it was! I'm not sure if this was the exact spelling tic-tac-toe they were doing, but I really like this idea

Simple STEAM Christmas tasks that can be completed with basic materials. Four free task cards included. These are great for the week before Christmas break!

Simple STEAM Christmas tasks that can be completed with basic materials. Four free task cards included. These are great for the week before Christmas break!

Radial Origami Suncatchers (5th) Figuring out the first art project of the year with my kids is always a daunting task for me. This is why I was so excited when I found this pin of suncatchers on Pinterest. I really wanted to do something that my students would have fun with and could easily be started late if new students joined my class throughout the week (I see mine for an entire week.. then rotate to the next class). My students absolutely LOVE origami and even though I'm not…

Radial Origami Suncatchers (5th) Figuring out the first art project of the year with my kids is always a daunting task for me. This is why I was so excited when I found this pin of suncatchers on Pinterest. I really wanted to do something that my students would have fun with and could easily be started late if new students joined my class throughout the week (I see mine for an entire week.. then rotate to the next class). My students absolutely LOVE origami and even though I'm not…

My students LOVED this lesson. Perspective is part magic and part math and for creative types like me, there are specific rules that really work. My students discovered these as we worked through the lesson. About half of my fifth grade class finished this lesson in three, 50-minute sessions. The other half need an additional 30 minutes to finish…

My students LOVED this lesson. Perspective is part magic and part math and for creative types like me, there are specific rules that really work. My students discovered these as we worked through the lesson. About half of my fifth grade class finished this lesson in three, 50-minute sessions. The other half need an additional 30 minutes to finish…