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Sometimes it is the students who are bored and sometimes it is the instructor who is boring. Engaged students pay attention. This work by Mia MacMeekin is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribut…
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The world of blogging has opened my eyes to so many resources. For example, I just discovered Freebie Friday hosted by Teaching Blog Addict. Every Friday, teachers post FREE activities. You should …
Free Nonfiction Reading Websites for Kids | One Stop Teacher Shop
A list of FREE online resources for Non-Fiction Texts and Articles. Perfect for Reading Centers. Grades 3-6
Classroom Reward Coupons for Positive Behavior Management - Student Incentives
Reward coupons for positive behavior management - 25 different student incentives!
Paragraph of the Week: Improve Student Writing | One Stop Teacher Shop
Read about how "Paragraph of the Week" writing homework helped improve my students' writing!
How to Make Guided Reading Stress-Free | One Stop Teacher Shop
Make guided reading time effective and stress-free. Read about my solution to making guided reading groups and independent reading time rigorous.
Blasting Off Into My Classroom Reveal 2014-2015
I'm not going to lie...I have a week into school, but if you're anything like me, the entire month before school starts and the first couple of weeks into the year...your life REVOLVES around your classroom!! I truly have been spinning, and smiling all the while, trying to ready my classroom for my students. I decided to take an intergalactic approach this year. I didn't go over the top, simply because I liked my classroom last year and didn't want to take any of my fabric down! I added some…
5 Steps to Erase Learned Helplessness - Wise Guys
Learned helplessness seems to be a widespread epidemic in elementary schools these days. Here's five steps to erase learned helplessness from your students' brains.
World Cup Betting Tips | I.in.L
There is still much time left until the kickoff of the 2014 FIFA World Cup. None-the-less I believe some solid World Cup betting tips can already be offered and I will attempt to do just that in this post! I feel Belgium will get right now also because they have to receive the one spot in the group to be positive that they will qualify for World Cup and because they have, in my opinion, an amazing group, such as gamers in a top form like Eden Hazard (Chelsea), Axel Witsel (Zenith), Benteke…
How To Read A Unit of Study
As the school year comes to a close, many of the schools I work with are launching into a week or so of in-service, summer institutes, and other professional development. It’s “curricul…
Spell it! - a printable spelling game for any word list (K-3) - The Measured Mom
Here's a free printable spelling game you can use for any word list! It's designed for kids in grades K-3.
Inference Carousel: Making Inferences with Pictures
Activity Includes: Teacher Instructions 14 Images Response Handouts for Lessons List of Possible Responses Additional Inference Carousel Activity Template for Student Inference Pictures Please note...