Sight Word Games for Active Learners
A blog about reading and writing, and sharing ideas about literacy and RTI for your classroom/ reading, writing, & RTI resources
Reading Level Award - Freebie
Free:) It's time to re-assess reading levels in my classroom, and I'm SO proud of my kids when they increase their reading levels. I HAD to make them an award. There are two versions - one with a spot where you can jot down the end of year reading level goal...and one version without it.Enjoy thi...
12 Essential Reading Center Ideas for Primary Classrooms
Keep your students engaged and reading during reading center time! In this post learn about 12 essential reading centers for lower elementary students.
Morning Meeting Slides | Google Classroom | Distance Learning | Back to School
Do you enjoy the benefits of morning meeting but dread the prep and planning that go into it? Is your morning meeting routine getting stale? This electronic morning meeting--now compatible with Google Slides, distance learning, and social distanced classrooms, is pre-planned so you have 40 weeks of ...
Teaching Students to Color?
Teaching resources, activities, games, & worksheets for the K-2 classroom. Classroom management & organization tools.
50 Easy Fall crafts ideas to celebrate the autumn season - Hike n Dip
Make Autumn season special by indulging in Fall crafts. Here are the best Fall craft ideas & DIY Tutorials which are perfect for kids & adults.
6 Things You Must Know About Anchor Charts | True Life I'm a Teacher
Gone are the days when I would fill/decorate the walls of my classroom with pre-made posters found in various stores, catalogs, etc… Now, students and parents come in to a room in August that has nothing but empty bulletin boards. Breathe. There is always colorful paper, and cute border, and sometimes even headers, however, they ... Read more
Anger Management: 23 Free Calming Strategy Cards
Anger management strategies can be very useful to even young children as they learn to manage their own behaviour. These calming strategy cards can help!
24 Morning Message Ideas to Get Your Day Started on the Right Foot
Take time to ponder questions that go beyond the curriculum.
10 ways to calm a class after lunch or recess
Facebook5.3kTweet0Pin13k After recess or lunch can be one of the toughest times to transition back into instruction. Often the kids are so wound up that it takes 10 minutes (or more) to get everyone ready to learn again, and with the amount of curriculum we need to teach during the school day, that’s 10 minutes we can’t …