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    Using measuring cups to demonstrate size-I cant wait to use this with my class

    map nesting cans - my town is inside my state which is inside the US which is inside...

    Great idea for first week of school/teaching map skills and continents.

    Understanding Characters... Inside and Out

    A catchy song to help your students remember the names of the continents and oceans

    A brilliant activity to practice parts of speech. Found at Delights and Designs.

    Hands on geography!! The teacher is reviewing latitude, longitude, hemispheres, continent and ocean names and cardinal/intermediate directions. Students use yarn for the Prime Meridian and Equator, and index cards with the names for the oceans. Then the class uses unifix cubes to mark all the spots they are responsible for being able to locate.

    "last day of class" -elementary school.... BEST IDEA EVER.

    Gobs of cool states of matter ideas

    Expanding Horizons - Social Studies Unit

    Silly sentence project complete! I can't wait to use this for my word work stations.


    Printable Maps.

    3rd grade thoughts --students fill out their thoughts about 3rd grade great morning work for first day of school

    (free) RTI document - If, Then...Reading Interventions Menu. IF a students struggles with X, try Y

    me on the map

    Fun activities to do with your class during the last weeks of school.

    awesome idea for helping little ones understand geography and where we fit in!- Has patterns to easily print

    Mrs. T's First Grade Class: The Continents

    Back to school: parent simple