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Teaching Ideas

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4 Steps to Reading a Textbook Quickly and Effectively

Fun Science Experiment for Kids: Elephant Toothpaste! from Fun at Home with Kids

Fun Science Experiment for Kids: Elephant Toothpaste!

Painters tape, then double stick tape to hang posters and such without peeling paint off walls or putting thumbtack holes in walls. SUCH a clever idea!

the double stick/painters tape trick - Picnics Under the Moon

Homemade sundial

Make a Sun Dial from a Plate - National Wildlife Federation

Fantastic idea! As an end of the year gift I bought my students beach-balls , they collected classmates signatures..we had a "ball"

These are an incredible way to satisfy my sweet tooth and not feel guilty! 2 ripe bananas, 1 c quick oats, 1/2 c chocolate chips, & a heaping spoonful of peanut butter. mix well, bake at 350 for 15 mins.

A deck of playing cards is a versatile tool to help fifth grade students practice vital math concepts. You can model games after common card games with minor modifications to maximize their educational value. In addition, the flexibility inherent in a standard deck of cards offers a multitude of possibilities for creating brand new games...

Multiplication War.. Draw two cards and multiply them. Player 2 goes. Whoever got the bigger product keeps all of the car. If both players get the same product it's a war. Draw again. Whoever gets the biggest product keeps all of the cards.

Science Experiment Observation Journal/Class Activities

Christmas handprint craft

THINK Bulletin Board idea!

disappearing color experiment ~

MAD SCIENTIST WEEK - I love this site bc it explains the science behind each project

Looks good for showing water moving through plants - very cool for a classroom activity!

Lots of Library Lessons

27 phrases you can use instead of good job

Sub Binder THIS is MUCH easier! (THIS. IS. SO. SMART!)

Card games are worth 1000 math worksheet...math games using a deck of cards.

So true ♥

Multiplication Folder - Neat!

Tips for teachers. There are some good ones on this site

have kids put their faces on pictures found in magazines, and then write a story about themselves in that situation. This should be extremely popular!

Playful learning with Lego math games...a simple and fun way to learn math concepts.

Love this!!! Beginning of the year- COOPERATION! Teams race to build the highest tower using spaghetti and marshmallows. When the time is up (10 mins) discuss what made teams successful.

Graph Paper Drawing - an easy activity where art and maths combine.