great idea to hear what students need from me at the beginning of the year - could also make a chart for what I need from the students (leave up all year long)
ELA & Math Word Wall Cards
Free! Figurative language anchor charts/posters/cards. alliteration • hyperbole • idioms • metaphors personification • onomatopoeia • similes
Interactive Venn Diagrams: Keeps students engaged, allows for collaboration, and helps students build mental maps to better understand concepts. A great learning strategy for any content area or grade level!
Are You Using Projects or Project-Based Learning | Education Closet
Sometimes, we're using project-based learning and other times, we're just doing projects. Here's a project based learning ideas checklist to help clarify.
Project Based Learning In Your Classroom
Project based learning has been a part of teaching forever. It’s nothing new, but we’ve seen a resurgence within the past few years and it's a buzzword we all like to use. I get quite a few questions from teachers asking how they can start and what they can try. That’s why I’ve put together some of my favorite tips for getting started and what to expect when you decide to take the plunge…and I think you should. Sure, some of these might be simple, but they're worth repeating and thinking…
10 Ways to Use Google Docs in the Classroom - WeAreTeachers
10 Awesome and Surprising Ways You Can Use Google Docs in the Classroom - WeAreTeachers
Goal Setting Worksheets for Kids & Adults | Free Printable
Reflect on the past year and set goals for the new year using the free printable Goal Setting Worksheet. Perfect great for kids & adults!
10 Close Reading Questions all Readers Should Be Asking Anchor Charts
10 Questions related to close reading strategies for your classroom! Whole group, small group or guided reading ready. ...
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Project Based Learning
What is project based learning? How can I implement it in my classroom? These are all questions I had just a few weeks ago that many of you may have too. I hope that I can better explain it to you and I highly encourage you to try it in your own classroom. It was such fun as a teacher to see my third graders work through the driving question I gave them. They had more problem solving skills than I realized! This is just a little taste of what it's like. Typically you give your students a…
How to Plan Project Based Learning (+ Free Printable Planner)
How to Plan Project-based Learning - Great guide for elementary teachers! Performing in Education
7 Financial Lessons to Master by the Time You're 30
Welcome! Well, this is the last day of September and this month I turned 39. Another ten years of life is soon to be behind me. I don't know about you, but it sure seems like time is speeding up. I remember my days as a twenty-something when each year lasted a year. These days a year feels like it goes by in nine months! Totally not fair. I suspect this warped sense of time loss has to do with how busy I am. And this brings me to today's financial literacy lesson. Source Most people will…