Ten Apples Up On Top book extension activity that teaches counting and number recognition from Mom Inspired Life
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BeeLine Reader: Dyslexia and ADHD Technology Improves Word Tracking Abilities! What a wonderful new technology!
Outdoor Sensory Storage! I love the idea of storing messy art supplies outside. We often do art outside in the summer anyways.
Teacher Planning: This is why I love elementary teachers! They are the most organized people in the world! ...I WANT to be this organized!!!
Jim Thorpe. Notice the different socks? Somebody stole his shoes before his race. All he could find were two shoes of different sizes discarded in the trash can. One was too big so he wore extra socks. He ran his race like this, and got an Olympic g
Here's a terrific post with a wealth of resources and ideas on teaching perimeter, area, and volume.
THIS IS SPOOKY BECAUSE THIS LOOKS LIKE THE VERY SPOT DANNY AND I WERE STANDING LOOKING DOWN AT THE WASHERS WHEN WE VISITED TEHRAN, IRAN IN THE EARLY 1970'S. TO THIS VERY DAY THERE IS STILL A LOT OF DUST FROM THE RIVER WATER IN THE RUG.
Goal Setting in the Classroom- love this. Students set goals they can measure. Teacher should set a goal and reflect on it too. Class can share and support each other in achieving goals. Love this!
Interactive central topic and details anchor chart- students use stickies to sort their main idea and supporting details.
Decorate the windows for Fall ( with kids made leaves ) - Was about to do this but did notthink to use tissue paper. Great idea!
You can get these card mats from The School Bell or you can make them yourself. This is another wonderful self-correcting activity.