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The Perfect Holiday Fundraiser

The Perfect Holiday Fundraiser

As Room Moms, it seems we are always busy! From organizing classroom parties to snack schedules to teacher gifts, we also have the upcoming Fall/Winter fundraiser on our minds. Perhaps you’re pitching ideas or leading the fundraiser – look no further for trends and inspirations for this season’s holiday fundraiser. Still deciding on which Fall/Winter …

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4 Strategies for Recruiting School Fundraising Volunteers

Recruit Volunteers for School Fundraising

Being the Room Mom is a big job! Wouldn’t it be great to have some extra support for your upcoming school fundraiser? Here are four strategies to recruit school fundraising volunteers to lend you a hand from Clay Boggess, Senior Consultant at Big Fundraising Ideas. Gala planning and hosting socials invoke glamorous images of volunteerism and philanthropy; …

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Making the Most of Parent-Teacher Conferences

Parent-Teacher conferences will be here before you know it! Despite what the discussion holds (we all dread anything other than positive progress reports and doting, right?) feel prepared and ready to contribute to the brief meeting. Find great questions to ask and tips on how to follow up with your kiddos here.  

Back to School? Back to Room Mom… Be Your Teacher’s Hero!

When you agreed to become a room parent, admit it (mom or dad) you were thinking: it will be so awesome to catch a peak into little Johnny’s day, right? What you might not have realized… yet, is that while you will get to spend a little bit of time around your kiddo in his …

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Restaurant Fundraisers Rock

Your Fall Fundraiser Made Easy It’s Back-to-School season and your parent/teacher group, club or organization will be deciding on the Fall fundraiser soon. Make it easy this year, skip the catalogs and fundraise the tasty way by hosting a restaurant fundraiser! Here are three articles to boost your event turnout and generate success with Panda …

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7 Homework Station Ideas

Back to School Homework Station Tips Structured homework stations are a great way to give kids the tools they need to be successful students! Check out these clever DIY ideas for creating an inviting space kids can call their own that motivates them to work hard and still have fun.  Homework Workspace via Polka Dot Chair *** Homework …

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5 Back to School Books

First Day of School Book Ideas for Kids Looking for great read-aloud books for the first week back to school? Great for school or home, these first day of school children’s books are a great find for kids, teachers and parents! School’s First Day of School * * * How I Spent My Summer Vacation …

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6 Back to School Teacher Gifts

Teacher Gifts for a New School Year Looking for the perfect little token to share with your child’s new teacher? Express your excitement and appreciation for the coming school year with these adorable ideas! Mark My Words via The Suburban Mom *** C You Through via Over the Big Moon *** Back to School Emergency …

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7 Back-to-School Snacks

Snacks for Back to School | Kids Snack Ideas Tons of prep goes into getting the kids back into the groove of school, so make sure you’re fully prepared! Plan on fun school-themed snacks and meals with these creative ideas! Pencil Waffles via The Joys of Boys *** Apple Pretzels via Mrs. Plemons’ Kindergarten *** School Rice …

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9 Owl-Shaped Snacks

Kids Snack Ideas | Owls Fall is a HOOT with owl-inspired snacks kids will love! Check out our faves below >> Owl Sandwich via Meet the Dubiens *** Owl Cheese Ball via POPSUGAR  *** Owl Cheese Platter via Pam’s Party & Practical Tips ***  Owl Cookies via The Sweet Adventures of Sugarbelle  *** Owl Toast …

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