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Back to school, back to school...

Today was the first day back for the city, and boy did we have a HOT day to come back. I realized when I looked at the blog that I've been so lax this summer about blogging, I should be ashamed! I decided to kick off the school year, and my jump back into steady blogging, with a peek into what I grabbed at Lakeshore Learning. My fiancé, who recently changed jobs to teach History, and I waited on the INSANE line at Lakeshore to grab their 20% goods...I, of course, spent over $100. He spent $50. Typical.

Here are the great things I nabbed at the sale! PS, I'm sorry these photos are sideways - it's been a long day :P

Dry Erase Pockets
Last year, I watched in awe at the use of these great reusable dry erase pocket. I kept them in my amazon cart for at least a month, and then somehow time went on and I totally forgot about them. Until now! I am super excited to use these and now that I am not equipped with a printer right next to me like last year, I think this will cut down on copies!

Predicting Outcomes Bingo
I really was lacking in the games department last year, and ended up compensating with a ton of laminating, cutting, and pasting on my end. This year I decided to allocate my time and money in a smart way -- work smarter, not harder, right? So, I invested in some learning games that I can use to target a ton of different goals.

Funny Faces
Again, investing in the games! This is a great game to work on pragmatic goals and non-verbal language. I am thinking of using this one with a mirror and my social language group. You can pair this with the interactive app that I mentioned on my instagram as well!

Poppas Pizza Topple
Games, games, and more games. I was getting tired of the typical articulation games and saw this on a fellow #slpeeps instagram. I thought it looked fun and entertaining enough to use with my little ones!

I'll be sure to keep you posted on all of these items! Check back tomorrow for a peek into my room! :)

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