One of my favorite writing examples. Every writer has their own tone. Read aloud to hear your rhythm. //This Sentence Has Five Words: A Lesson from Gary Provost on Varying Sentence Length//Writing tips//Advice//Editing//Style//
for positive behaviors (specifically when my students are great friends to one another and go over and beyond. I am thinking that these can be "happy rocks" because the student helped spread "happiness" by helping/caring for others
Basically, you make the quiet critters with a pom-pom, heart-shaped foam piece (for the feet) and mini wiggle eyes. I tell my students that my "quiet critters" need a friend to take care of them, but they only can survive/like QUIET friends.
Telling Time Lesson: A practicum student brought this activity in as a station during math game day and students LOVED it. It also greatly improved their comprehension of "half past" an hour telling time.
I love this idea and the fact that there are different sticky notes used! Confessions of a Teaching Junkie: The BEST First Day Ever! I may have to use this for the first day/or back to school after winter break