Teaching & Learning: Tools, Ideas, & Strategies
creative, effective, & "out of the box" ideas for the classroom that are fun for the students and the teacher! ... Enjoy : )
First, let every student make a fingerprint onto white paper. Next, blow up their fingerprints using the photocopier (8×10 or larger). Then, Have your kids write words and phrases about themselves along the lines and whorls of their fingerprints, and sign. Could be an introduction to writing an autobiography?
First, let every student make a fingerprint onto white paper. Next, blow up their fingerprints using the photocopier (8×10 or larger). Then, Have your kids write words and phrases about themselves along the lines and whorls of their fingerprints, and sign
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We, Wise Guys, are committed to using creativity to spark enthusiasm in the Common Core classroom. Each of our 25+ graphic organizers is aligned to the Common Core State Standards. And all organizers have the CCSS stated at the top of each page. $
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