Are you looking for an easy reading log? It’s here! For years, I wasn’t totally sure that I should even be using a reading log. It always seemed that the kids who needed to read the most weren’t using the reading log and the kids who read the most in my class were also reading the most outside of school.
If you are looking for EASY daily math rotations, you are in the right place. Math rotations have made my math block so much better and my students so much more successful. This year is the first year we have truly used this model and I could not be any happier with the results. If […]
Start Using Literature Circles TODAY! Find out how to easily implement literature circles with grades 3-5. So easy, you can get started today (or tomorrow).
Thinking about starting your own STEAM Club at your school? This is how I went about starting a club from scratch!
Read, write, and be an artist! We have been doing projects in our classroom this year to help students do just that! We read about a specific topic, we answer text-based questions about the topic, we research and find out more information about the topic online using videos and web sites, and we wrap everything […]
Looking to build community, engage students, keep students on track for the day, and show gratitude? Then you are ready to run morning meetings like a boss! Morning meetings have been a total game changer for me this year and I will never look back. I always thoughts that I had to give morning work, […]
Why your students should start playing Prodigy Math Game…NOW! Are you looking for a way to encourage your students to practice and reinforce their math skills? You may want to give Prodigy a try. Prodigy is a math-based game that mimics the gameplay of a RPG, or role playing game, where students engage in “wizard […]
Looking to easily share links with students using Google Tone? This chrome extension can be added to the Chrome browser through the Chrome Web Store. Go to a site that you want to share with students, click on the extension on the top of your browser window, and a tone will play. As long as […]
Want to easily print comments when using Google Docs? There is an extension for that! When you assign students a writing prompt or project in Google Docs, it would be great if you were able to print that document with all of the markups. There are definitely times when this could come in handy, especially for […]
Looking to make your task cards digital with Google Forms? It’s not as difficult as it sounds and only takes a few minutes to set up. As my students have made the digital transformation and we are 1:1 with Chromebooks, I have started to cut down on paper by turning my old materials into digital […]