This Caped Site Lead has turned back into this Caped Teacher and is preparing her classroom for a new year. School starts painfully early this year and there was not a lot of transition time. Teachers spend a huge amount of time in their rooms and many spend much of their own time, money, and energy making it a good place to be.
My theme this year focuses on the colors of my school–green, black and white. I found this border at Frog Street Press. It was perfect except for that pesky pink and black part. So… I cut off the pink. Yes, it took a long time to cut a band of pink off of
144 feet 216 feet of border, but it looks great!!! I know I’m a little obsessive, but my eyes are happy when I see it along the many feet of black background paper I put up. It was worth it.*
I found these coordinating pieces as well, but did not buy them. I made myself a deal that I would only spend $100 on my classroom this year, and I have already nearly doubled that on academic materials. So… these pretty pieces had to stay in the online shopping basket: