Hopefully you’ll love this idea as much as I do! I wish I could take credit for thinking of it myself. A colleague shared an article about it on a district collaboration board and I was really glad I decided to click on it. I’ll share a link to the...
When I think of January and February, I think holiday weekends. And more importantly, the people that we have to thank for those holiday weekends. So today I’m sharing an idea that ties in with Presidents Day and Black History Month. It nicely incorporates Social Studies, Close Reading, and...
Winter break has come and gone for some, and is soon coming to a close for others. Let the countdown to Martin Luther King holiday weekend begin! National holiday aside, MLK Jr. is still a relevant figure to our world 50 years later. With words such as “The time...
Crazy to think that 2018 is right around the corner! If saving money is up there on your list of resolutions, I have a FREE New Year’s activity to share with you! I always like to have my students set new goals and resolutions when we first come back from...
When kids have Christmas on the brain, why not add a little holiday cheer to a time of day when their brains have to work the hardest? A time of day such as…solving word problems! I want my kids to be able to feel like they can always tackle any...