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Active Engagement Resources Pinterest Board moderated by Laura Candler - Strategies to keep your students on task and engaged in learning!

Blended Learning Reflections and Notes from the #NAISToF Conference

Corkboard Connections: Investigating Gummy Bears

Using Weekly Letter Writing In the Classroom - Great freebie and guest blog post by Mary Montero of Teaching With a Mountain View who shares strategies for connecting with your students through letter writing

nonfiction reading in the summer: our must-have picks | plus a great summer reading giveaway from @Nat Geo Kids --> WE LOVE THIS!

Laura Candler's Time and Measurement Resources - Free printables and other helpful resources for teaching time and measurement

5 super sneaky ideas for fun backyard learning: super easy but really worth your time. --> my fave? number 4. what's yours?

How to form effective teams - tips from Laura Candler. This blog post is a part of a terrific link up hosted by 20 teacher bloggers who share back to school tips for the new school year.

my kids are finally writing!! Harry Potter Fanfiction Gets Kids Writing (A Lot)

Check out the NEW site: ClassroomCribs AND see How-To Set Up Brain-Friendly, Beautiful Learning Spaces!

Why a writing workshop framework works for young authors

Have you seen the NEW feature of the awesome Class Dojo? Guess what... ClassDojo is now school-wide! You must check it out!! Pure awesomeness!!

TONS of Classroom Design Ideas for Setting Up Your Cozy Learning Space!

How to get started with Reading Workshop - Loads of resources from Laura Candler including free printables, links to professional books, a free reading workshop webinar, and more!

Home Learning Notes: Attach hard copies or digital files to parent newsletters. Each note provides simple home learning ideas correlated to CCSS.