Saturday, June 9, 2012

Pinterest Quotes!

So if you are anything like me, you have found some GREAT classroom quotes on Pinterest!! I even have a Classroom Quote Board on Pinterest that you can see HERE :) 
Well, I knew I wanted to do something with all these quotes so I dedicated a wall for them in my class!! Before I left school on Friday (for the summer!) I made frames out of construction paper. I laminated the frames and stapled them in various places on the wall. Then, I printed out some of the quotes  that I've found and had them laminated. I stapled those on top of the frames...this way I can always change out the quotes if I want to!
I LOVE the way it came out!! The picture from my phone doesn't do it justice! I was literally running out the door to my end of the year luncheon and snapped a quick photo.
and some closer views at some of the great sayings...

That wall will even look ten times better when I can unpack in August!! Look at how we have to leave our classrooms for the summer...
Everything has to be stacked up on our back counter! Even though I am returning to the same classroom. Kind of a pain :/


  1. I absolutely love your framed quotes. It's so colorful and positive. You did a fabulous job. Did you cute the frames by hand. I love the details.

  2. UGH I feel your pain. We have to put EVERYTHING in our pods that connect our rooms...nothing can even be on counters!! Although last year I wasn't reassigned yet at the end of the year so everything lived in my dining room for the summer so I guess I can't really complain this time around :)

  3. It is so interesting what different schools/state have teachers do at the end of the year. We have to have the desks, tables, counters clean but we can keep stuff on our book shelves if they are staying in place. Can't wait to explore your blog and add it to my blog roll at

  4. LOVE the wall of quotes!
    But... I am amazed at your stuff! THAT IS IT!
    I mean, that is pretty neat and not a lot at all. I have WAY too much! hehe
    Sharing Kindergarten

  5. I *LoVe* your wall of quotes! I've been pinning many of them too and not quite sure how to use them! Looks great~thanks for inspiring me!

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  7. I love the quotes. I think I may borrow the idea but tweak it and use it in our teacher's workroom/lounge. We have to do the same thing with stacking things. Ugh!

    The Teacher's Backpack

  8. That would be super cute to do in the teachers lounge!!!! And yes Miss Nelson I cut all the frames out/drew them by hand. Besides the scalloped frames- I just used the scalloped scissors for those! :)

  9. This is such a wonderful idea!! I'm pinning this idea for next year. LOVE it! :)
    Learning Is Something to Treasure

  10. So cute! I love some quotes, too! What a creative way to display them! Thanks for sharing!

    Peace, Love, and First Grade

  11. I love that Idea. What a great way to show off my addiction to pinning. I'm going to be in the same room next year and we have to pack up too before leaving. . . so annoying but at least summer is HERE!!!!!!

    Simpson Superstars

  12. Love it! A fellow teacher did this and the kids loved going and reading the posters!

  13. These are SO adorable! I love it!!!


  14. Love the quote wall! I just found your blog on the TpT forum!! I know what you mean about how you had to leave your room, we have to pack our stuff up too and mine is a big GIANT mess! I did what I could with what space I had to pack up everything.
    Love your blog!

    2nd Grade Pig Pen

  15. I love your quote wall!! And I will have a similar mess to return to in August :)
    A Cupcake for the Teacher

  16. Oh, I ♥ love this idea! Thank you for sharing!
    Kindergarten is the Best

  17. I love the quotes wall!! What a neat idea ;)

    If it makes you feel any better, we have to pack our rooms up every year for summer school :( I would take the loading up the counters over boxing all of my stuff up any day!!

  18. I love the quote wall idea for the kids...I always have a few faves by my teacher supplies to keep me I can do the same for the kiddos. :) We have to pack up everything when we leave too...major pain I know. Enjoy your summer!

    Rhonda :)

  19. I love your quote wall!! We have to pack everything up like you too!

    Kari :)

  20. I love it! It is colorful and inspiring at the same time!

  21. LOVE the wall of quotes!! What an awesome idea! I am your newest follower. I would love to have you stop by my blog sometime.


  22. Hello! I just became your newest follower. I love Pinterest too and your displayed quotes are so cute!
    Feel free to visit my blog:

    ~ Lisa

  23. Hi Caitlyn
    Your blog is so bright and pretty! And I love those signs! I'm your newest follower, by the way. Come visit me sometime!
    The Caffeinated Classroom

  24. Just found your blog and love the way you have your quotes displayed! I am also a Florida girl, born and raised in Central Florida. Great to find more Florida teacher bloggers!

    Krazy Kindergarten Teacher

  25. How adorable are these quotes??

    That's what my room looks like and I can't get back in until mid-July. It's killing me!!

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