Thanks to brain specialist Fritz Mengert, I learned how to use a red dot in my reading instruction. Mengert told me that placing a red dot in the center of a word helps kids focus on the middle rather than just the beginning.
Talvinen maisema --- Another great idea for teaching value using shades and tints. The original poster of this project, art teacher Jessica Young, gives a great explanation of the steps and tips she used with her fourth-grade students.
End of the year activities This craftivity makes a great bulletin board for Back TO School, no matter what grade! It's also a perfect craft for New Year's Resolutions, Spring, and Summer! The template for this craft comes with a bunch of writing prompts.