Well, it’s that time of year where our students turn into little ghost, goblins, witches, princesses, superheroes, and more! Halloween is an exciting time of year for our little shape shifters and it can be a fun time of year to get some great creative writing out of your students. It’s important ... Read More about Trick or Treat: Writing is Sweet!
This post may contain affiliate links. Please see my disclosure here. Silly Rainbow Sentences I don’t know about you, but my favorite type of literacy centers (or any center really!) are the ones that are ready to pull out and don’t need time to be set up. Who has time for that when you ... Read More about Organizing Silly Rainbow Sentences
When you think of the word “stem” what do you think of? Some of you may think of the stem of a plant but some of you may think of STEM. In STEM education, teachers focus on science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. While all of these subjects are often taught individually, STEM education ... Read More about STEM into Hands on Learning
Writing is one of the fundamental parts of a child’s education. While we try to implement it whenever we can, it can be a challenge to get reluctant writers to not only write, but to enjoy writing as well. The good news is there are tons of “tricks” out there to make writing fun not only for your ... Read More about 5 Ways to Say Goodbye to Reluctant Writers
When you are starting out the school year, there are so many “little” things that you have to do. You have to get your room set up, get to know your students, familiarize yourself with IEPs, and most importantly you have to create procedures. Starting off the school year with students who don’t know ... Read More about 13 First Day of School Procedures to Make Your Year a Breeze