"I do believe something very magical can happen when you read a good book." 10 Quotes for the Ultimate Book Lover from Good Housekeeping.
Must Make Kindergarten Anchor Charts
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I have done this the last few years with A Great Student Is.love the idea of including new categories. Kids brainstorm what a terrific teacher is, does, says, and is not. Great ice breaker for the first week, maybe as a carousel activity
Colorful paint strips for fun contraction practice
These math sentence stem posters are a great anchor chart alternative. Use them in your 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, or even 5th grade classroom as conversation starters to encourage thoughtful and collaborative math discussions during number talks! #mathanchorchart #mathtalk #accountabletalk
Sliding Into Second Grade- ways to make ten anchor chart (Large group).
Looking for a fun Back to School Activity? You students will LOVE this Marshmallow Challenge. This activity has been adapted from Tom Wujec's Marshmallow Challenge.
An invitation to adventure! I’d add Pumpkin House, Mrs Piggy Wiggle’s Farm, Toad Hall, etc to personalize a reading space. This would be a great decoration for a reading nook or a library.
Place Value Games for First Grade
Fun and engaging place value games for first grade that are perfect for math centers or whole class activities.
One of my favorite writing examples. Every writer has their own tone. Read aloud to hear your rhythm. //This Sentence Has Five Words: A Lesson from Gary Provost on Varying Sentence Length//Writing tips//Advice//Editing//Style//
What is your favorite mental maths game for kids?
Playing math games in the classroom is a fantastic way to not only stimulate students, but is also an ideal way of improving students’ number facts and number work. As games can be so beneficial I thought it would be fun to share your favorite fun mental
15 Quotes That Remind Us How Thankful We Are for Books
I love this positive and inspirational Dr. Seuss quote about reading. The perfect quote for kids.
5 Number Talks to Try This Week
Have you dabbled in number talks with your students only to find that they quickly get disengaged? Try these 5 ideas during your next number talk.
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Pupils write to themselves the first week and they get it back at the end of the year - they write what they want to achieve on the last day of school compared to the first.