Teach students to be "problem solving ninjas" to identify pieces of word problems and be successful with complex, multi-step story problems.
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Teaching Students to be Problem Solving Ninjas- a strategy for working through story problems
Problem solving strategy posters for word problems with a ninja theme to help students attack the story problem.
Writing: "Digging Deeper" visual aid to encourage detailed sentences
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Writing: "Digging Deeper" anchor chart
"Digging Deeper" visual aid to encourage detailed sentences - could be adapted for verbal expression
Mrs. Hiner's Headlines: "Digging Deeper" Great for descriptive writing!
I love this idea :)
Bits of First Grade- make a town economics unit
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Bits of First Grade: Economics Unit and Linky Paaarties
Count down the hours of the last day of school popping balloons filled with fun activities! - Cute end of the year idea.
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End of year activities and cute gift ideas
I do this toward the end of every school year. The Kids love it!
Fun idea! How can I spin this?- image only
Last day of school idea - wonder what activities are in the balloons
LOVE this! Great idea!
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word family eggs -- what a great idea for those left over plastic eggs
word family eggs; great idea to use up all those leftover Easter eggs!
Word family eggs - cute idea
Easter Egg Words. word work. sight words. rhyming. word families. fun!
Slowly add more and more water until the eggs are completely covered
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Slowly add more and more water until the eggs are completely covered. Cool idea for Easter eggs!
Slowly add more and more water until the eggs are completely covered. Let each layer sit for a few minutes to get a saturated color. Ombre Easter egg dying
Colorful ombre eggs - Slowly add more and more water until the eggs are completely covered.
St. Patrick's Writing Freebie
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St. Patrick's Fun and Freebies!
Free app….Let students read a passage and record themselves reading. Review the reading with the student...They can reread as many times as you want them to in order to gain greater fluency!! Students improve when they can hear their own reading, evaluate it, and make a plan to improve!
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GREAT - Reading iPad app - Use with the fluency rubric...Let students read a passage and recored themselves reading. Review the reading with the student...They can reread as many times as you want them to!! Kids need to hear their reading and assess their fluency...Love this!!!!!!
Voice Recorder app for ios Use with the fluency rubric...Let students read a passage and recored themselves reading. Review the reading with the student...They can reread as many times as you want them to!! Kids need to hear their reading and assess their fluency...Love it!
Free app… Let students read a passage and record themselves reading. Review the reading with the student...They can reread as many times as you want them to in order to gain greater fluency!! Students improve when they can hear their own reading, evaluate it, and make a plan to improve!
Free app! Let students record themselves reading. Review it with the student. They can reread as many times as needed in order to gain greater fluency! Students improve when they can hear their own reading, evaluate it, & make a plan to improve!
Use with a fluency rubric. Let students read a passage and record themselves reading. Review the reading with the student. They can reread as many times as you want them to! Kids need to hear their reading and assess their fluency. Love this!!!!!!
Simple ideas for kid's crafts- Popsicle stick and clothes pin reindeer.
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I love the idea of having a Christmas ornament with their picture for every Christmas.... Simple ideas for kid's crafts- Popsicle stick and clothes pin reindeer. #Christmas crafts
Reindeer photo ornament craft. Next year.
Reindeer craft Christmas ornament
Reindeer photo frame craft...
Reindeer picture ornament craft.
Reindeer ornament craft... Next year.
Reindeer photo ornament. I love the idea of having a Christmas ornament with their picture for every Christmas.... Simple ideas for kid's crafts- Popsicle stick and clothes pin reindeer.
I think this is so cute, again colors would be fun and I would want a top hat just cuz .....● Lightbulb Snowman Ornaments
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Snowman light bulb! I would have painted the top black to make it look like a hat. Very cute idea tho.
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Christmas Craft : Snowman lightbulb ornament.
Such a good idea for old light bulbs, giving them a second life lol ● Lightbulb Snowman Ornaments
Entertaining vowel team song! Great to teach sounds of vowel pairs ai, ea, oa, and ay.
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Great way to teach vowel pairs!
When Two Vowels Go Walking Song Highly entertaining vowel team song! Great to teach sounds of vowel pairs ai, ea, oa, and ay.
Highly entertaining Vowel Team song! Children will have a blast learning the sounds of vowel pairs ea, ai, oa, ay!
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I love this Olaf (from the Disney movie Frozen) classroom door display!
OLAF from Frozen idea
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Good reminder for the classroom
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I remember this from college. :)
Girl led is girl teaching and learning.
Supports classical education
Food for thought.
APS... This is so true... I was told once by a teacher that children retain better if they are using three or more motor skills at the same time... see, hear, do, or see, say, do... any combination of three helps them rertain more. As a homeschool Mom I can say I definately agree,and all the stuff I forgot ...teaching it has totally made it stick!
Want to share this with my students....for group work and peer reviews
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Is it sad that I want to post this in my high school classroom?
I feel like making a "Grammar Nazi" T-shirt with this on the front...
One of my pet peeves, right up there with our/are : CONFUSING GRAMMAR POSTERS (FREEBIE!) - TeachersPayTeachers.com
Nice grammar freebie!
Grammar Anchor Charts
The Privilege Jar - This is an excellent idea for rewarding extremely good behavior and reinforcing that character traits you want to develop.
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The Privilege Jar: Students create privileges! This might help encourage positive behavior when "spring fever" hits!! (Great incentive for your kids at home when complete their chores and/or behave!)
positive reinforcement, motivation: The Privilege Jar: Students create privileges! This might help encourage positive behavior when "spring fever" hits!!
Task 1: This would work for behavior management in your classroom as a positive behavior incentive instead of just noticing bad behavior. The Privilege Jar - This is an excellent idea for rewarding extremely good behavior and reinforcing that character traits you want to develop.
the privilege jar: kids create their own privileges. love this! | the creative apple.
The Privilege Jar: student made privileges..I like this to help motivate awesome behavior! Maybe we could do this with the kids at the beginning & use it as a reward
CLASSROOM MANAGEMENT-- The Privilege Jar: Students create privileges! This might help encourage positive behavior when "spring fever" hits!!
Would need to adjust to our 4-3-2-1 scale, but I like the idea behind this anchor chart
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Grade Anchor Chart I know this is a bit juvenile for high school, but I swear, sometimes I think it couldn't hurt! It just needs to be revamped so it looks and reads better for older kids.
Teacher Trap: 50 Shades of Grades !
What does my grade mean? Anchor chart (with new grading scale --#4..Ninja Warrior and Master of All)
Anchor chart to help students understand what their grade really means- modify to match our report card
Use "La Luna" from Pixar shorts for compare & contrast
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Use "La Luna" from Pixar shorts. This is my fav short Pixar movie (before the movie brave)
Pixar Short "La Luna" - Shooting Star Clip. Beautiful, charming, and magical. Just right before Brave. I loved this short. it was so sweet.
La Luna" Pixar short film <3
Use "La Luna" from Pixar shorts for compare contrast
Pixar's La Luna Movie Clip "Shooting Star" Official 2012 [HD] Compare and Contrast
Punctuation Explained (by Punctuation!) - YouTube
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Punctuation Explained (by Punctuation!) | Scratch Garden
Cute video that explains punctuation, in case students need a review.
Thanksgiving note to send home- Your Teacher is Thankful for You Because...
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Cute card idea for kids. MUST DO! I am so thankful for all my students.
Thanksgiving Free "Your Teacher is Thankful For You..." and Walnut Turkey Craft @Kacie Baker Thanks for the idea! LOVE it!
Cute idea to give students before Thanksgiving break
Thanksgiving Teacher Cards- what a great idea, I know my students will treasure this!
Great Thanksgiving idea for my students
Inferring: Bullying - my favorite!!
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Good video for making inferences Pixar Short Film: For the Birds (This one is great for the beginning of the year, especially to infer important ideas about friendships, tolerance, bullying, and more. Great "moral to the story.")
For the Birds video. Use to teach inference What inference does the larger bird appear to be making about the little birds feelings of him? What do you think the smaller birds really feel? Why do you come to that conclusion? What happens to the little birds? How do you know?
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This is a children's book about my Ancestors John and Francis Billington and what bad pilgrims they were.
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Online Book: Two Bad Pilgrims
Super cool website with free books for kids to read. Way better than the hassle of Storia.
Another really good book that explains the history of the Pilgrims in detail. Written like a comic book story. My Kindergartner even stayed with it! Two Bad Pilgrims by Kathryn Lasky,http://www.amazon.com/dp/B003A02SX4/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_q5JJsb1X936FQ2M6
Read books online... Children's Lit!!
Have kids sit on chair and hold a chalkboard/sign which says what they love about their mom