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Power towers idea - a great way to practice easy addition, sight words, etc. Build a tower of cups. (Video)
amazing teacher blog of lesson plans (for jenni) writers' workshop, guided reading, etc. you name it. with copies of everything she uses attached.
One of the best teaching blogs I have come across. LOVE this woman and her ideas
I love her writer's workshop stuff--modeled after a GREAT book called, "No More I'm Done."
Bucket Fillers - help kids treat each other kindly and with respect- great idea!
First Grade/Second Grade Science Journal- Entries for the
Let's Write a Newspaper-This week in math...this week in science...etc. (Give an assignment to each group. Write a few paragraphs. Make it into a newspaper/newsletter to send home at the end of the week?)
Love this visual writing rubric ... great for the beginning of the year to give them a starting point!
1st Grade Common Core Activities, Ideas, and MORE!
first grade helper. This was hard to find on her blog but I googled 'my first grade helper and easily found a PDF file of one similar to this