Book Review: The Girl Who Never Made Mistakes
Authors: Mark Pett and Gary Rubinstein Interest Level: Ages 5 and Up A Note From the Publisher: Meet Beatrice Bottomwell: a nine-year-old girl who has never (not once!) made a mistake. She never forgets her math homework, she never wears mismatched socks, and she ALWAYS wins the yearly talent show at school. In fact, Beatrice holds the record of perfection in her hometown, where she is known as The Girl Who Never Makes Mistakes. Life for Beatrice is sailing along pretty smoothly until she…
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The First Days of First Grade | Hollie Griffith
Y’all…. I survived the first three days of school!!! It went something like this… 4:00 AM… I’m wide awake? WHY? Who knows… I would like to blame it on my huge pr…
A New Way to Introduce the Color Wheel - The Art of Education University
I recently took a graduate class titled “Supports for English Language Learners.” In this class, I learned various strategies to use when teaching English Language Learners. I was also reminded of the importance of using vocabulary and visual aids in my lesson plans. I found most of the strategies I learned from this class can […]
Back to School with The Kissing Hand
Head back to school with The Kissing Hand book by Audrey Penn. Pair it with activities and crafts to go along with the theme of the book or even buy Chester
NO DAVID! I LOVE reading this story the first week of school! It is a great way to talk about class rules and expectations. ...
Teaching is a work of heart.
(via Team V's First Grade Fun: "I'm Done" Cups) Students pick a stick from the "I'm Done" cup and work on an activity when they are finished with their work. Teachers can range the activities...
Earthquake,Tornado and Hurricane, OH MY!
I had no idea how appropriate Sunday's Words of the Week were going to be! Those of you on the East Coast are well aware of the Earthquake w...
Pete the Cat
I like this idea. Each student could make their own mini-book and/or you could make a class book. Mini-lesson for writing: Writer's write about what they love. Pete loves his shoes, what do you love? (Remember to make a template for this!)
UPDATED AND FREE FOR A LIMITED TIME!!!
Well, Susan and I are trying to modify, make better :). some of our earlier products.....so here is one of our best sellers, COMPLETELY UPDATED and FREE for a limited time!!! :) It is our Back to School Bash. Pack includes: All About Me Posters (in color and black and white), Find Someone Who (10 different boards), Student Goal Setting, pencil toppers (several different ones that state: You're Just "Write" for our Class!), Back to School Book List with coordinating activities (books included…