Road To Joy
These letters were very difficult for me to plan. I have been trying to stay as true to waldorf principles as possible with our approach to the alphabet, but coming up with stories to base this lesson on just wasn't happening. I finally went back to Steiner's lecture "Teaching Children to Write" and realized that the letters and thier forms can come from life experiences and don't have to be tied to a specific fairy tale! Whew! So that is what I did. Thus we came up with the following words…
Secret Codes for Kids – Top Secret Messages
Looking for secret codes for kids? These 8 fun Codes & ciphers are perfect for kids and are one of my favorite printables! There are 8 different codes as well as matching ciphers to help your Spy crack the code. All the hard work has already been done for you.
Homophones - Escape Room - Middle School English
This Hompphones Escape room is great for beginning of the year review and pre-assessment. It is also great for the end of the year review before and after state tests. Students will need to access a google form, so ANY technology that allows them to access and complete a google form will work! There are 4 stations they must complete to escape.
Escape Rooms Archives - ELA Buffet
Escape Rooms in Education If they're created carefully, escape room challenges offer a fresh and exciting way to introduce or review concepts, while encouraging teamwork and problem-solving. Kids become so engrossed in the escape, that they don't view their tasks as "work." They're engaged in completing the task. It's awesome!
Escape Room - Team Building - Any Content
Escape room style team building activity - perfect for back to school! This escape room will help students learn to work together at the beginning of the year. This interactive escape room requires technology. Students will need to access a Google Form, so any technology that allows them to access a...
History year 5
GRAPES Strategy Skinny Poster
By using a simple mnemonic device, this skinny poster illustrates the factors that characterize any civilization: Geography, Religion, Achievements, Politics, Economics, and Social Structures. Use this poster when introducing any ancient civilization to your students. It works with classifying present-day civilizations, too! ©2017. 13 x 38 inches. Laminated to last. Middle school, high school. Check out the GRAPES Strategy Activity Packet Download!
Structured word inquiry
Learn - Math
Learn - Literacy and Writing
Learn - Science
Learn - general
Learn - Art
Learn - Writing Prompts
natural Health, Wellness and Beauty
Learn - History
Learn - Nature Study
Learn - music
Learn - Waldorf and Montessori
Learn - PBL
Learn - PE
Learn - Unit studies
10 Ways to Support Students with Hyperactivity & Attention Needs - Teaching with Jillian Starr
I know I am not alone when I say that I struggle to sit through staff meetings without doodling on my paper, shifting in my seat, getting up to use the bathroom and occasionally whispering with my teacher friend next to me. Now, these are every other week, and only for an hour. Every time I leave, I think, “How are kids expected to do it all day?!?” Teaching
Fidgeting During Homework - The OT Toolbox
Ooooh, those wiggles. The wiggles start and then they become so distracting. It’s hard to concentrate on homework when the fingers are messing with the pencil sharpener, the feet are kicking, and the bottoms are sliding all over the chair. Mom gets frustrated, the kiddo gets upset, and the homework battle continues. Does this sound ... Read More about Fidgeting During Homework
Fully functional zippers that you wear around your wrist! Zipper Bracelets are a favorite for classrooms and meetings. Aside from being quiet they make an attractive and unique fashion accessory. Additionally, charms, light key chains, and the like can be hung off of the zipper. Zip...zip...zip (they are quite addictive)
Neon and Wood Floating Bead Bracelet - Lines Across
I love the contrast of neon silk cord and natural wood beads. Neon alone can be overwhelming and look like something for an 8 year old girl, but when you pair it up with wood beads, you have a stylish and interesting accessory. What you need: 1. Silk Cord (I got a few spools of neon shades for $1 each in the trimmings section of Hobby Lobby) 2. Wooden Beads