Teacher Deals and Recommendations
There are some awesome deals around the web for teachers and parents. We have rounded up some great ones, and listed our affiliate links below for some of the most popular items we have found among other teachers, as well as some other deals we think are pretty cool that you might enjoy as well.
Items to keep an eye on… (often go on deals during this week)
Regular Expo Dry Erase Markers
regular Mr. Sketch Markers
The ever-popular electric Crayon Sharpener
Melissa and Doug Alphabet Stamp Set
Glue sticks for days!
Crayola Class Pack of crayons (I LOVE mine)
36 pack of skinny dry erase markers (my kids use these for word work all the time)
Osmo Genius Kit (I don’t personally have an Osmo but I know a lot of teachers love them)
Items to Wishlist
A World of Cookies for Santa – Not sure if this will ever be on sale, so I would grab it up for a Christmas around the world read-aloud!
Ten Frame Trains – such a fun, hands-on way to teach teen numbers and counting to 100!
Kid’s toy coffee maker (Keurig style – it’s so adorable!) It is on sale right now, too.
MEGA pack of Mr. Sketch Markers (the small packs work out better cost-wise when they are on sale for 5 bucks, but when this one goes on sale, it does).
Differentiated Instruction Cubes – For making your own dice games
Awesome Dice for Math Games
Jumbo Dice (they are quiet too!)
Dice in Dice (great for addition games)
Translucent Dice (fun colors!)
Some of my Recent and Past Purchases for Kindergarten
Differentiated Instruction Cubes – These are a MUST have – I love them. Add them to your wishlist and watch for them to go on sale!
Gator Grabbers Fine Motor Tools – these are great for any counting math centers – have kids use these to pick things up!
How to Read a Story – I plan to use this story when introducing our library, book boxes, and read to self!
A Squiggly Story – You can still express yourself in writing, even if you don’t know your ABC’s yet!
Dry Erase Pockets – I sometimes use sheet protectors, but I keep an eye on the price of these too to snatch them up, because they really are sturdier and are great for reusable centers.
Prior Amazon Deals for Teachers – Worth Keeping on Your Wishlist!
Differentiated Instruction Cubes – Wishlist them and keep an eye on them – they are AWESOME for making your own dice games! I use them with some of the dice games in our math and literacy centers, and it makes it a cinch to prep.
Tub of Farm Animal Counters -in case you get a little tired of bears!
Crayola Multicultural Markers -“people colors” – totally a must have.
Kids’ Play Coffee Maker – like a little play Keurig!!! SO fun for dramatic play.
Learning Resources Alphabet Stamps -These are the ones I use with my kids and I love them.
Gator Grabbers Fine Motor Tools – Under 10 bucks during the Amazon deal and so fun for fine motor!
Learning Resources Magnetic Ten Frame Boards – great for small groups in math and I love that they are magnetic because you can hold them up to display.
Are there any deals out there that you love right now? Let me know! My Amazon “one click order” finger is ready! (Thought my wallet is warning it to take it easy) 😉