Melinda Ballard

Melinda Ballard

Melinda Ballard
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This song, set to the tune of "Farmer in the Dell," is great for teaching properties of matter. I used it with my 2nd graders and they loved it, but it would also work for older grades. Enjoy!

This song, set to the tune of "Farmer in the Dell," is great for teaching properties of matter. I used it with my graders and they loved it, but it would also work for older grades.

Everything around us is matter. Matter is anything that has mass and occupies space. There are three different states of matter - solid, liquid, and gas. Mat...

Everything around us is matter. Matter is anything that has mass and occupies space. There are three different states of matter - solid, liquid, and gas.

Interesting for any writer, saved this for myself: This Sentence Has Five Words – Gary Provost

writing, sentence variety, sentence length, Interesting for any writer, saved this for myself: This Sentence Has Five Words – Gary Provost

Image result for celery with peanut butter arrangement for thanksgiving

Image result for celery with peanut butter arrangement for thanksgiving

Juicy words!!!! Narrative writing, 5th grade, anchor chart, writers workshop, Ela

Narrative writing, grade, anchor chart, writers workshop, Ela Have students in groups and each group choose a boring word and come up with synonyms for that word to use in their writing