Monday, July 15, 2013

Monday Made It: Teacher Gifts and New Product

 Mondays are a great day during summer! Why? We get to link up with Tara for her Monday Made It! It forces me to get a few things accomplished each week! This week was a little tough to get my tasks done, just got back last night from New York! What a looooooong drive! Traffic and rainy weather didn't help! We got to visit many sites and dear friends, but it's nice to be home.
 
My first made it are these adorable, personalized hand sanitizer bottles for my children's teachers. I saw them on Etsy a couple of weeks ago ranging in price from $5-12 PLUS shipping! I knew I could make these cute gifts for less!
 
I also like to take care of the teachers on my team, so I made these binder clips for them. I found the clips at Dollar Tree and I used the 80 count labels.
 
 
 
I also completed another product for my Teachers Pay Teachers Store...Multiplication Rings. I try to offer my students incentives and resources to help them master these facts because you know we don't have extra time to "practice and drill" these facts all day!
I have a class set of these Crystal Light containers-I've been saving them all year to hold these rings. I decorated the taller container with scrapbook paper, the shorter one has been left clear. In the past, they've kept them in their pencil boxes.
***Want to win them? Pin this product and paste the URL in the comments section. (Make sure I have your email address if you're not a blogger, so I can email you this goodie!) Winners will be announced tomorrow!
 
 

 
 
Go check out all the other great Monday Made Its!

22 comments:

  1. Now that I'll be teaching 3rd graders.. I'm all over it!

    http://pinterest.com/pin/240379698833916261/

    Hope you're enjoying your summer! :)

    Mandy
    The 4th Grade Journey

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  2. I love your clips! I think I'll make a set for all the teachers in my department. So cute!
    Rachel
    la Se├▒orita Creativa

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  3. Good idea on the clips! That is a cute way to store multiplication facts too! :)

    ✿ Regina
    Keepin It Krazy

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  4. Anything to help with learning multiplication facts is appreciated. Thank you! http://pinterest.com/pin/191051209165454923/
    dbednarsk@yahoo.com

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  5. I love your projects for MIM! I would love the multiplication facts! My kids always need a lot of practice!

    http://pinterest.com/pin/70016969179717893/

    Thanks again!

    Courtney
    courtneyice1@gmail.com
    4thGradeSprinkles

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  6. What a great idea to help practice their facts! I bet you drank a LOT of Crystal Light last year! :O)
    http://pinterest.com/pin/164170348889473825/
    Stephanie
    stephaniebuck17@gmail.com

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  7. I was given one of those decorated hand sanitzer bottles for the first day of school last year :)

    Lauren
    The Sweetest Thing
    Follow me on Bloglovin'!

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  8. Wow, talk about dedication! Saving Crystal Light containers for an entire year is impressive! :) They are the perfect little holders for those cards so it worked out beautifully. :)
    ~Brandee
    Creating Lifelong Learners
    Follow me on Bloglovin'

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  9. These look fantastic!

    http://pinterest.com/pin/90564642479542411/

    Rosie
    Rosie's Rambles

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  10. These are awesome!

    http://pinterest.com/pin/186969822003062887/

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  11. Super cute! I just bought those clips the other day, now I know what to do with them :)

    Jess
    I {Heart} Recess

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  12. You've been busy! I think I'll make those clips - good to know they have them at the Dollar Store!

    Thanks for sharing :)
    Annie
    Three Cheers for First Grade!

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  13. Love the multiplication rings! What an awesome idea! :)

    http://m.pinterest.com/pin/34410384626076810/

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  14. I love that everyone has their own cute container for their math facts. Thank you for sharing.

    Mary

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  15. http://pinterest.com/pin/284923113898190546/

    Those are fabulous, love the pringles can storage idea.

    Kristi

    scrapmoose at gmail dotcom

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  16. This is such a great idea for each student to take ownership of practicing their facts!! Love, love!!
    http://pinterest.com/pin/237142736601541163/
    ~Holly
    Fourth Grade Flipper

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  17. I pinned this! However, I am so blogging illiterate so I don't know how to paste the URL. Bryce will definitely need this for next year when he's in your class. :)

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  18. Welcome home!!! Glad to hear you had a nice trip to NY, but it is always nice to be home, isn't it?

    Those bottles are adorable! You are so crafty!!

    Have a great week!
    Jennifer
    Mrs. Laffin's Laughings

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  19. Love these! http://pinterest.com/pin/437341813784982051/

    rockingitin3rd@gmail.com

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  20. Adorable! I got Stacia one of those sanitizer bottles a few years ago. Now it doesn't match her name...hmmmm...maybe I should make her a new one! (since now I know how to cute vinyl on my cricut machine!)

    The multiplication rings are adorable!! :O) You are so good!

    http://pinterest.com/pin/23362491790137165/

    :O) Amanda

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  21. Love the hand sanitizer! I have been wanting to make one for my room too! :)

    ~Amy
    http://middleschoolminions.blogspot.com

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