Ashley Durston

Ashley Durston

New Zealand / Teacher :)
Ashley Durston
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Homemade Poi (Maori Perfomance Objects)

Recently I was in Taranaki and drove through Patea, famous for the Patea Maori Club and their 1984 NZ Number one hit “Poi e”. An excellent background to the song by Ngoi Pewhairangi an…

Here are some of the top tips, tricks, ideas, strategies, for teaching first grade and the first grade classroom.

First grade is an exciting time of transition for your little ones! To help you have the best year ever, we’ve scoured our own WeAreTeachers HELPLINE! and the Web for the best tips and ideas for this special grade.

Learning to Teach: Ten Teacher Hacks That Make You Go..Duh!!

This file bin could be a great way to keep you organized and prevent papers from being scattered all over your desk. As a busy teacher already, you would have to keep up with this to keep your bin from overflowing, causing an even bigger unorganized mess.

Books to read with your students to explore growth mindset and connect the idea of growth mindset to real experiences (free downloads)

This list has my favorite books to read with students to explore growth mindset concepts, and connect the idea of growth mindset to real experiences. Plus lots of other ideas to create a Growth Mindset classroom, and free growth mindset notes to dowload!

Growth Mindset in Math - Starting Math Class Right!

Growth Mindset in Math - Starting Math Class Right! (I'm not a math teacher but I like how this is set up)