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Dr. Seuss: Somehow he always knows what to say

Seuss: Somehow he always knows what to say

Dr. Seuss saying for kids, cute!!!!

My husband and I just finished our son's wall quotes. I bought the dec… :: Hometalk

Problematizing Gifted Education, Part II:  Why Do We Exist as a Field?    Excellent article. We need to be all about the kids.

Misconceptions about the reason the field of gifted education exists are common. The field's goal should not be conceived of as the creation and preservation of gifted programs.

A huge list of books that can be integrated into math lessons! The list is even divided by math topic. :)

A huge list of books that can be integrated into math lessons! The list is even divided by math topic. :) Kids would never expect to read a book for math class!

Who knew...this is what happens when you microwave a bar of Ivory soap! [Then you can tear it up and mold into (colored) shapes]

A bar of Ivory soap .this is totally genius. And not just for kids! This is what happens when you microwave a bar of Ivory soap! Then you can tear it up, color it, and mold it into shapes! It's not wet and messy, either! This is awesome!

Strategy rings:  each student brings his/her ring to conference.  During chat, teacher adds new strategy or thought that comes up during conference.  Student has a tangible reminder of how to improve reading/writing.

Strategy rings: each student brings his/her ring to conference. During chat, teacher adds new strategy or thought that comes up during conference. Student has a tangible reminder of how to improve reading/writing. I love this idea!

Cool science experiment! Dissolve egg shell off with vinegar and it will become a "naked egg" that can bounce... how fun!

Naked egg experiment- Dissolve egg shell off with vinegar and it will become a "naked egg" that can bounce.- Off to start it now. A great experiment for spring break!- We did this and K loved it! I would suggest naked egg investigation be done outside.