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It's easy for kids to learn and remember the names and values of Canadian Coins with this fun fluency reader, sung to the tune of Do-Re-Me! It's a great mneumonic and they enjoy the hands-on activities they can use with peers! $ #education #teaching #cana
Creative Writing Lesson Ideas
The priority in today’s education system is non-fiction and essay writing. It can be hard to remember that students enjoy the opportunity to flex their creative muscles with creative writing assignments. In this blog post, teachers share their best ideas for incorporating creative writing opportunities in the English Language Arts classroom from the 2 Peas and a Dog blog.
Why I love Long Range Plans (and you can too
Check out this split long range plan! (Plus you can grab one for your split class, too!
Integrating Technology Into The English Language Arts Classroom
Technology can be integrated into any subject area. Check out how other teachers are using technology in their English Language Arts classrooms from the 2 Peas and a Dog blog.
Teacher Self Care Tips
It is important for teachers to realize that self-care is important. Check out these teacher self-care tips from 2 Peas and a Dog. #selfcare #teacher #teaching #lessonplan
Teaching Non-Fiction and Real World Connections
Using non-fiction in the classroom is a great tool to increase engagement and expose students to a wide variety of current issues and events that extend beyond the traditional fiction taught in most English classes. This week’s Twitter chat was focused on using non-fiction texts to help students make real world connections. Teachers shared their best ideas for making this a regular process in the English Language Arts classroom from the 2 Peas and a Dog blog.
5 Classroom Library Myths
Classroom libraries are very important. Read about 5 different myths that circulate about classroom libraries from 2 Peas and a Dog. #literacy #englishlanguagearts #classroomlibrary #reading #classroommanagement
Special Activities for the End of the Year
Special out of the box ideas for end of the year activities that will help students stay focused until the end - from 2 Peas and a Dog.#endoftheyear #lessonplans
Preparing for a Substitute Teacher
Simple things you can do as a teacher to ensure your supply teacher has a great day from the 2 Peas and a Dog blog.
Get your grade 5 students ready to learn about government with this complete inquiry unit. Over ten detailed lessons including how our government works, the responsibilities of the different levels of government the Canadian charter of rights and freedoms and how the government works with citizens to make decisions.
Curriculum and Unit Planning Tips for Teachers - 2 Peas and a Dog
Grade 7 History Bundle New France, British North America, and Conflict 1713-1850
Teachers are provided with 38 in-depth, engaging, and cross-curricular lessons to help their students explore and understand New France, British North America, and the Conflict and Challenges eras 1713 - 1850 of Canadian history. Engaging lessons for the Grade 7 Ontario History Curriculum. ($) #canadianhistory #historylessons #teacherspayteachers
Summer Relaxation Strategies for Teachers
It does not matter what or where you teach, teachers need their summers to relax and recharge their bodies in order to get ready for the next school year. Teaching is a demanding profession that requires of its teachers during the school year.
End of the Year Tip for Success
Ensure that your class runs smoothly during the end the year by incorporating these 4 important tips to calm the chaos during the countdown to summer vacation from 2 Peas and a Dog. #endoftheyear #classroommanagement
Tips for Surviving the End of the Year
End of the year strategies, ideas and lessons from 2 Peas and a Dog blog.
Media Literacy: Consumer Awareness Lesson - Gender Price Differences
Media Literacy & Consumer Awareness - Help your students develop a deeper understanding of media literacy and consumer awareness with this engaging lesson on how prices on consumer products are different for men and women. This lesson also shows students the different techniques marketers use to get consumers to purchase products. #medialiteracy #digitalliteracy #lessonplans