Teacher in me
Your villain should not think he's taking over the world because he can, but because he thinks it's the only way to save it. Keep this in mind to make strong villains.
Great comprehension strategies for students who read fluently but don't have good comprehension
Art and the Brain: What are the benefits?
Making a rainbow - Weather Related Science Projects for Kids (and their parents)
Mulit-level problem solving questions for 1st & 2nd grade, plus math journal writing prompts
Toddler Approved!: Sight Word Activities for Kids
This is an excellent resource to reference when brainstorming ideas on what to attempt as an intervention for behavior you may see in the classroom.
27 Ways To Make Sure Students Pay Attention In Class. Or second language learners.
Anyone who has a young child or is a teacher for young children, this lady's blog is BRILLIANT with fun learning ideas.
This Venn Diagram activity is an interactive way to organize ideas for hand-on learners.
Fingerprint poetry is a great way to start a poetry unit or the beginning of the year. High school or middle school students can really express their individuality.
When discussing an issue in class, get students to write their opinions and place them in a large thought bubble. Great for critical thinking and preview into a unit.
Fun Science Experiment: Pour whole milk and add red bull - let sit 5 minutes and the acid in the red bull will cause the protein in the milk to separate - liquid changing to solid! New Science Experiment to try!
FREEBIE for back to school. This is a great way to break the ice the first week of school! Click to download today.
A fun and easy trick for mastering those hard to memorize nines timetables...
Some call it a "flipped classroom" others call it "reverse instruction" and often its empowered by information technologies that are termed "blended learning". Bottom line: work problems and discuss concepts with students in-class versus listen to lectures and read examples outside-class. Its also known as "adult learning", and the purpose is to improve learning, retention, and application of knowledge. This infographic summaries it nicely.
A website dedicated to science experiments using candy.