Cub Scout recycling idea on how to make balance scales. Fun idea! We just used what we had handy, but there must be a bazillion different ways to make a simple device that you can compare the weight of two things with. The little red coffee stirrer with the styrofoam arrow made it easier for the kids to see which was heavier when it was a close call between the two weights.
Filth Wizardry: This site is FULL of materials you can make by recycling materials! Fantastic!
19 Little Hacks That Will Make Parenting So Much Easier. Love them all except cargo pants - what the heck?! That's what cute totes are for. :P
Persuasive writing anchor chart
Another pinner said, "This is what I've always used when teaching about persuasive writing and it works wonders!"
Sheet for when kids come in after recess stressed about 'issues' that have happened outside. Good to keep as a record, for giving some 'cool down' time, getting all sides of the story, and also allows teaching to continue uninterrupted, 'til you're ready to deal with it
6, 7, 8 time table finger multiplication trick
raising a daughter series: building her confidence. ( this is phenomenal)
I Have... Who Has with 2D and 3D shapes.
Parts of Plant -Full Lesson -kids -www.makemegenius.com
Common Core asks for evidence. This anchor chart helps teach how to show evidence