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(oise.utoronto.ca) Letter wands to find items that start with that letter around the room - great idea for the classroom!
Here is a detailed tour of every corner of my second grade classroom. My classroom theme celebrates nature and its cool, calming colors while incorporating spaces that provide flow and function throughout the school day. This is a learning environment where visual noise and clutter are reduced to help students focus each day.
A+ Alabama Best Practices Center
The Alabama Best Practices Center works to help teachers and district & school leaders develop the competence, commitment, and courage to do whatever it takes to improve student learning.A program of A+ Education Partnership
Meet the Teacher Tips & Ideas - Cara Carroll
Well…it’s about that time. Time to go back to school. Do I hear a resonating sigh?? Or are you ready for routine and structure?! Me personally…I need routine! At any rate, with the approach of a new year also comes the anticipation of Meet the Teacher night. I absolutely LOVE Meet the Teacher! I …
Inventive Spelling Freebie! - Susan Jones
Back-to-school night is tomorrow and I have soooo much to do to get ready! I thought I would share a quick freebie before I finish stressing out getting my ducks in a row for the big night! I don’t know about your BTS night, but ours is solely informational! No kids, no fun, no games, […]
49 Phrases to Calm an Anxious Child
It happens to every child in one form or another – anxiety. As parents, we would like to shield our children from life’s anxious moments, but navigating anxiety is an essential life skill that will serve them in the years to come. In the...
The Difference Between Phonological Awareness, Phonemic Awareness, and Phonics - Speech is Beautiful
What's the difference between phonological awareness, phonemic awareness, and phonics?
What Does Respect Look Like Chart
Here is a handy, helpful What Does Respect look Like Chart that would be great for the Classroom or for Home School.
All About RESPECT
An educational blog focused on project based learning, STEM, and providing unique ideas and resources to engage students.