While the Ancient Roman Empire is no more, their Legacy (Art, Architecture, Language, and Citizenship) still lives on today. With this activity students create Thank You Cards thanking the Ancient Romans for what they left behind. This activity is to be used after the students have already learned about the Legacy of Rome or when they have access to the things Rome left behind. However, the direction page does provide/remind students of four areas in which Rome still influences us today.
Sort letters, words, and sentences with help from Pete the Cat. Great for Word Study and The Daily 5.
Math Daily 5 (BUILD) B=Buddy Games, U=Using Manipulatives, I=Independent Working/Reading, L=Learning About Numbers, D=Doing Math
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Classroom Management System
kindergarten irises1. turn paper vertical 2. fold down the center/crease, then open 3. name on back 4. draw overlapping leaves 5. color w/ shades of greens and yellow. blend. crayon. 6. dab purple, white (and blue..but i was out) tempera on one side of the fold (be a crazy control freak and give a clear demo of where to dab) 7. fold over and rub to transfer to create symmetry. like an ink blob 8. open. 9. let dry 10. when dry, add a stem w/ green crayon 11. add more yellows and gree... mothers day, back to school art lessons, art idea, paper, kindergarten iris, kindergarten art names, shades of green, blues, inkblot iris
Inkblot irises: nice example of line symmetry
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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...
FREEBIE - sight word cootie catchers for kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, and 3rd grade sight words. these will be way more fun than flash cards!
basic saut\u00e9ed chicken.
Name Badge/Partner Games!! Freebie!
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The planning chart below emphasizes that all writers plan, but there are a few different ways each writer may choose to plan. It also invites children to try more than one way to plan, encouraging independence. writing anchor charts, anchors, school, plan, writing process, grade, writers, educ, teacher
Generating ideas for non-fiction writing.