click clack moo

Persuasive writing ideas (Grade 2)... Click, Clack, Moo; I Wanna Iguana; Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus; The Great Kapok Tree (persuading others to make a difference)

Story & book creator apps that students can use to meet the Common Core Writing Standards

Shel Silverstein Animated Poems On Youtube!

Digital Read Alouds

Ten Apples Up On Top song in the style of Jason Mraz

silly sally

Berenstain Bears and Trouble at School--great for an honesty lesson...in 2 parts (the 2nd part shows up on the side when the link is clicked)

Alphabet sounds video. Our favorite song!

skippyjon jones

Google docs If you don't use Google Docs in your classroom yet, you're crazy. Amazing the collaboration it creates with peers and teacher and how much students truly grow visually seeing you work with them on their writing.

Chrysanthemum by Kevin Henkes celebrity read.

Book of Bad Ideas--Use as beginning of the year mentor text to get ideas for short narratives.

Don't Let the Pigeon Be Principal! {YouTube} This is an adorable adaptation, inspired by Mo Willems' book, Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus. I can see this idea (of videoing) fitting into a unit on persuasion. It would be a fun way to publish or synthesize the students' thinking and learning.

Dr. Suess books online love it Big A little a what begins with i could recite this in my sleep

felt board patterns to go with big red barn, click clack moo and more

Newton's 2nd & 3rd Law of Motion. CC Cycle 2 Week 17 and 18

The Limerick Song

What Playing A Musical Instrument Does To Your Brain-Amazing video!!!!!!!

YouTube has launched Educational Channels for use in Schools. Watch the video and click on the link in the video to get to YouTube for Schools! :)

Writing About Reading: 5 great ideas to incorporate more writing into your reading block!