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October Bundle Giveaway!

SAY IT ISN'T SO?  It's October!  I mean not that I am complaining at all...We made. We survived. Close the book on September. I enjoyed doing these monthly giveaways last year so might as well keep it up!  This giveaway bundle includes my October Taking Back Weekends AND Halloween centers! More than enough stuff to get you through October!

Up first....

If you haven't stumbled upon this series it is a life saver for me!  I started the series in January so the bundle will be complete/full come November and December!  These packets cover all the known ins and outs for the month.  Here's what the October packet comes with:


All About Bats Book
All About Fall Book
My Fall List
Opinion Writing Story Starters
*Do you like pumpkins?  *Do you like bats?
October Pictionary
Guided Story Starters
Writing with my Five Senses
*Leaves  *Pumpkins *Fall
Writing Journal
All About Pumpkins Story Booklet & More

Pumpkin Match-Ups {whole group & independent}
Pumpkin Count and Color Practice Sheets
How Many More to Make 5? Practice Sheets
Pumpkin Line Up {whole group & independent}
Fall Addition/Subtraction Practice Sheets
Counting Sets Practice Sheets
Compare THIS {whole group & independent}

Literacy Centers/Word Work:
Beginning Sound Sort /s/
Candy Corn Match-Ups
Beginning Sound Practice Sheet {/a/ /s/}
Word Stretchers Practice Sheets
Beginning Sounds CVC Practice Sheets

Recess Ideas: Missing Pumpkin activity and play dough mats.
**Simple Print Sub Plans: Instruction page for substitute and activities for read aloud, writing, math.  All materials  needed just add the book!

Content Activities:  LOTS of printables for Columbus Day, Grandparents' Day, and fire safety

Teacher Organization {10 pages}: Ideas to stay on task in 2014, October 2014 calendar, thank you cards, to do lists.

See the full preview below!

View this packet by clicking below!

If you LOVE the activities and having them all there with just a  *print* button for the month- - I also offer these packets bundled!  

Up next is my Halloween centers!  If your school doesn't do Halloween there is a second version for one of the activities to eliminate the "trick or treat" message.

You can snag these centers by clicking below!


These centers are also in a money saving money bundle if you want to get your center on!

Before signing up for the giveaway below you can also snag these freebie Halloween writing templates...a little ways away, but better earlier then late which I usually do! LOL!

Now it's time for the giveaway!  Enter below!

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  1. Who made the frog Halloween costume?

  2. I just love everything you create! Thank you Tara for making my life so much easier!!

  3. Not only motivating for the children, it motivates me too!