ElfYourself by OfficeMax, it is that time of year and if you have an iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch, PC or Mac you can Elf Yourself! http://crazymikesapps.com/elfyourself-by-officemax-funky-free-christmas-app/
Treat your merry makers to an appropriately ornamental dessert. Freeze ice-cream scoops on a baking sheet for at least 30 minutes. Make the hangers: use a small knife to poke holes in mini peanut-butter cups, then insert licorice lace (we used 2-inch pieces of Pull 'n' Peel Twizzlers). At serving time, top each scoop with sugar sprinkles and a hanger.
How to make your Elf on the Shelf bendable for better hijinks
Tackling the Post-Holiday Back-to-School Blues. For many students the winter break is a time for rest, relaxation, and rewards. Some of our students will return to school slowly, dragging their heels. So, how can we get our students back on track and motivated that first day? Here are a few activities I have planned for my students to help them get excited about their return to school.