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    Pam Parkerson
    Pam Parkerson
    Pam Parkerson

    Pam Parkerson

    Middle School Math Madness!: Beginning Your Interactive Notebook

    MRS. MCFADDEN'S CLASSROOM BLOG: Math Talks

    Question tool for getting kids to MATH TALK – Tweet from @TeachHeath | TCDSB21C

    Classroom Systems That Work! (and FANTASTIC MATH CENTERS) - Tunstalls Teaching Tidbits

    Lesson Plan Book. Pinning this now, look at closer later. This teacher is brilliant!

    Famous people who succeeded after failures -- Check out the two authors...

    A government big enough to give you everything you want, is strong enough to take everything you have. - Thomas Jefferson

    "...in questions of power then, let no more be heard of confidence in man, but bind him down from mischief by the chains of the constitution..." - Thomas Jefferson

    benjamin franklin quotes | Ben Franklin Quote Any society that will give... Print from Zazzle.com

    Tour the 50 STATES Video~ Engaging and informative!

    Tour the 50 STATES Video~ Engaging and informative!

    cause and effect chain. What a great visual for students to SEE cause and effect.

    Level It Books. App that tells you the DRA, gre, lexlile, and guided reading level just by scanning it!

    Students create a dictionary entry using their names. The definitions are descriptions of themselves. Then students put the class in abc and add guide words to the top.

    Laura Candler's Balanced Literacy Resources: Management strategies, literacy center activities, free literacy printables, whole and small group instruction, literacy centers or stations, and much more.

    Math Coachs Corner: Movin With...Geometry. For the activity, the teachers posted the pictures around the room. With music playing in the background, students moved from picture to picture, counting and recording the number of edges, faces, and vertices for each figure in their math journals. After students had completed the "gallery walk" they came back together to discuss their observations about the different shapes and look for connections and patterns.

    Get kids to assess themselves and their learning...great for beginning-middle-and ending of a unit!

    **The Bandaid Lesson - great!** Lesson to explain differentiation to students...no more "that isn't fair" after this demonstration! Good first day of school lesson, love!

    Two filing cabinets back to back, creating a magnetic bulletin board!

    Super cool experiments with eggs! Chemistry/biology nerd at your service.