Students view different photo each day and make 5 observations, 5 inferences, and 5 predictions. LOVE this idea!! Non fiction
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Wattle's Web Gifted and Talented resources
E-gifted, online classes for gifted students | Creativity Class!
Every Friday at 6:00 p.m. (CDT), parents, teachers and gifted advocates from all over the world gather on Twitter to take part in Global #gtchat. This real-time forum allows participants to share resources, ideas, experiences and new ways of thinking about gifted issues. gift educ, gift blog, gift stuff, gift child, gift communiti
Every Friday at 6:00 p.m. (CDT), parents, teachers and gifted advocates from all over the world gather on Twitter to take part in Global #gtchat. This real-time forum allows participants to share resources, ideas, experiences and new ways of thinking about gifted issues.
A Practical System for Identifying Gifted and Talented Students
See what the Gifted Education policy is in your state. (I'm sad to say that the state of MA is one of the worst; pretty amazing for a state that seems to value education so highly.) classroom, gift educ, gifted resourc, gifted education, educ polici, state polici, gifted students, talent educ, gifted and talented education
See what the Gifted Education policy is in your state.
Exciting Educational Games for Gifted and Talented Children
PaperCity | Fashion | Gifted and Talented
WIN a set of the new Scientist and Inventors Lapbook pack from Erica at Confessions of a Homeschooler? One person will win the entire set of Albert Einstein, Alexander Graham Bell, Benjamin Franklin, Henry Ford, Marie Curie, Thomas Edison, and The Wright Brothers. homeschooling, tutorials, schools, lap books, unit studies, henry ford, blog, social studies, lapbook
Author's Purpose: Easy as P.I.E.! Persuade, Inform, & Entertain
Are your students: watching a movie? listening to a guest speaker? going on a field trip? reading an article? Use one of these note sheets to help your students remember what they learn, or to see if your students understood what you wanted them to, or to take an easy grade on those activities. the doors, exit tickets, school, assessment for learning, taking notes, experiential learning, classroom exit slips, note taking, closur activ
Closure activity: 3-2-1 I'm stealing this! exit slip
Story Sticks. Yellow = character, Red = conflict, Green = setting, Blue = "Special" Choose one of each and then make up a story based on what you've got.
One of the best sites I have seen for helping set up Writer's Workshop. She has amazing ideas for genre units (and celebrations)! Looks like she uses Caulkins...
When you say "fist to five check" students rate their understanding by holding up the appropriate number of fingers. The goal is for everyone to be in the green. Great way for students to self-assess their understanding and help you to gauge student understanding. classroom, school, teaching checking, fist to five, student understand, student rate, finger, teacher, kid
When you say "fist to five check" students rate their understanding by holding up the appropriate number of fingers. The goal is for everyone to be in the green. Great way for students to self-assess their understanding and help you to gauge student understanding.
33 Simple Ways to Prepare Your Child for Kindergarten: A Printable List! love this...wish we could give to parents at K Round Up.
A 'Retell Rope' is a rope that has 8 knots down it - one for each area that they need to include in their retell. It provides a kinesthetic hook for them to hang their retelling information on. summar tool, comprehension strategies, retell rope, retel rope, read to self, languag art, educ, ropes, kinesthetic comprehension
Pinner says: First thing, I'm curious if the wrinkle release spray will smell like the vinegar at all or if the fabric softener in it will mask it...?? Secondly, I'm cleaning my oven racks tomorrow based on this & I'm excited to see how well it works. And finally, I'm pretty psyched (the little things) to try the armpit stain remover. Seriously ppl, everyone gets those, even a little bit. cleaning remedies, clean solut, idea, carpet stains, household, stain removers, cleaning tips, solut diy, diy cleaners
10 AMAZING Cleaning Solution DIY's!
Make your own bouncy balls from scratch. Just borax and corn starch! This is a ridiculously cool science experiment.