Judy is the friend who first taught me to capture dandelion wishes in a jar. These wishes just wait on a shelf or kitchen counter until a sad child needs some love and encouragement. Then, it is off with the cap, eyes squinched closed for a wish, and a big huff. This cheers children any time theyre sad–and it makes me happy just to see the dandelion puffs resting in wait.
Lay-n-Go: Kids Play Mat - Toy and Lego Storage Bag
This poster is great because it shows that praise is useful in the correct situations and when it is the correct type. Also being there for students in other ways is another way to motivate them since students are more than just what you see at school.
2nd grade, 3rd grade Math Worksheets: Reading bar graphs
Prepositions- Wheres the bear? I usually use sheets like these and have my son imitate what the person/ animal is doing. I take a picture of him doing it. We then come back at a later time with the sheet and picture and we talk about what he is doing first and then what's on the sheet. He is a visual person and seems to connect real pictures to understanding what it is and communicating what it is than drawings.