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About Carolyn Wilhelm and the Wise Owl Factory

Carolyn is a wife, mom, and grandmother who loves education. The Wise Owl Factory has mostly free educational materials for parents, teachers, homeschools, libraries, and scout groups to use. Wise Owl Factory has been providing educational materials online since 2008. Wise Owl Factory is an LLC located in Minnesota. Carolyn Wilhelm is the author and owner of this site. Please note there are priced and free products also on Teachers Pay Teachers as well as Teacher’s Notebook sites.

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Carolyn Wilhelm writes curriculum for the different grade levels she has taught over the years including self-contained grades 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5. She also taught gifted education and thinking skill classes for grades K-6. She has a BS in Elementary Education, an MS in Special Studies of Gifted Children, and an MA in Curriculum and Instruction K-12. She had National Board Certification as a Middle Childhood Generalist 2004-2014. She is a member of the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE), and has free lessons on a site they are associated with named ReadWriteThink.org. She writes this blog and shares many free resources here. She is a licensed, certified teacher in Minnesota through 2020 and is ready for the 2025 certification.

We hope you find many helpful lessons and educational materials on this site.


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I love learning!

“I am learning all the time. The tombstone will be my diploma.” – Eartha Kitt

Carolyn takes many classes as you can see by the linked certificates below.

Art of Loose Parts Reggio Class by Fairy Dust Teaching
Learn Microsoft Publisher Course on Udemy
Adobe Premiere Pro CS6: The Complete Video Editing Course
Master Adobe Photoshop Lightroom CC - From Beginner to Advanced
YouTube Masterclass - Your Complete Guide to YouTube
Photoshop for Web Design Beginners
SS5 - English Language Learners in the Classroom
Authority and Confidence (Classroom Management)
SS5 - Recognizing Early-onset Mental Health Disorders


My Classroom!

“The future of the world is in my classroom today.” — Ivan Welton Fitzwater

A classroom full of wise owls!
100 Day Math Fun
Science Experiments
More wise owls hard at work learning!
silent reading time
taking notes on a field trip
2015 Wayzata Schools Esteemed Teacher
note from a student
note to Mrs. Wilhelm from student
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