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This is so perfect for my students who refuse to go back and look for things in the text. How to teach finding text evidence, step-by-step- and a product that MAKES them go back, too!

Good Readers Show Evidence- great bulletin board to encourage students to use evidence based terms to respond to their reading! {freebie posters included!}

Life in First Grade: Showing Evidence Freebies

Using task cards in small groups (or whole class) to review answering fiction comprehension questions. Provide evidence within the text, and who doesn't love color coding!?$

Teaching With a Mountain View: Fiction Comprehension

all kinds of great topic charts for math and ela

dandelions and dragonflies: Topic Charts

Talking to Parents About the Common Core Standards!! Tons of freebies and videos to share! Great for open houses and conferences!

Place Value Anchor Chart...Omit the ten thousands and hundred thousands to modify for second grade

Need a quote for an assignment, newsletter, or inspiration? Check out this site that has quotes chosen especially for the classroom - nothing inappropriate or irrelevant. Makes it way easier to find the quote YOU need.

Fun, easy way to teach the scientific method. "Do taller children have bigger feet then smaller children?" In the picture students collected their data (drew a bar the size of their feet) and used a ruler to measure their graph and record their results.

Vertebrates Unit: Classifying Animals via All Things Upper Elementary

Place value Written form Expanded form Numerical form

5th Grade Common Core Math Student-Friendly Standards & Essential Questions Pack |

Confessions of a Teaching Junkie: The BEST First Day Ever!

Confessions of a Teaching Junkie: The BEST First Day Ever!

one of my favorite examples of an interactive Math notebook dandelions and dragonflies: Interactively Math!

dandelions and dragonflies: Interactively Math!

Great first day activity!

Terri's Teaching Treasures: Finally done!!!

Wow...great story!! Encouragement. Small steps :-)

F is for Success, Not Failure

Maths Operations Vocabulary Bookmarks: simple clear bookmarks showing key vocabulary

Maths Operation Bookmarks - Resources - TES

Vocabulary Center Activity


Musical chairs writing. When the music stops you pick up writing where the last person left off.

Musical Chairs Reading at Miss Sporn's Class

Put a different colored dot on each desk in a group. When you need to have one student from each table do something, you can just simply say "Green dots, come get the papers for your table." or "Orange dots, take your table's trash to the trashcan."

Three Tiny Tips - Owl-ways Be Inspired