I felt like this was an extremely useful chart to use to convert DRA, Guided Reading & AR levels with grade level equivalencies as well as reading development stages. The color coding makes it extremely easy and handy to code classroom books too!
'YourKids' Teacher: Erasing Meanness This is a great four day anti-bullying program that could be run to show the effect bullying has on others and the impact children can have on eachother by being positive
Language-Nouns test for Graders - Goes over various types of nouns
Students identify and label the different stages of the water cycle. This also ties into the different weather patterns we experience in our day-to-day lives.
Editable forms you can use for Parent-Teacher Conferences. My favorite are the student self-reflection pages!
Idea for the first week of school: "Peek Face Portraits" with the student's face and goals for the year.
How can I help my child succeed in school? - A helpful start of the year note to parents. Do this at next parent meeting, show how to make a visual using an old DVD case and expo markers in order to keep track of daily routine and accomplishments.
One-Point Perspective Art Lesson
My students LOVED this lesson. Perspective is part magic and part math and for creative types like me, there are specific rules that really work. My students discovered these as we worked through the lesson. About half of my fifth grade class finished thi
This year-at-glance is intended for teachers using the McGraw-Hill Reading Wonders program. This reference is intended for first grade teachers, bu.
Free End of the Year Activities - Grade:This product contains 5 pages with end of the year activities designed for grade. NO PREP! The students will complete several writing prompts, then staple the pages together to create a memory book.
Place value in first grade: expanded form worksheets and a ton of other place value activities and resources