8 ways teachers can talk less and get kids talking more
On Twitter, I recently shared an excellent article by Justin Tarte called 5 Questions Every Teacher Should Ask Him/Herself. The first reflection question Justin recommends is: Who is doing a majority of the talking in your classroom? It’s the person who is doing the majority of the talking that tends to do the most learning, so what …
Math area and perimeter A game for 2 or 3 players. Each player chooses a colour pencil or texta they will use in the game. Players take turns rolling the dice, using the numbers that they rolled to draw the perimeter of a rectangle or square & writing the area in the middle of the shape. Game ends when players run out of room to draw. Winner is the player who has used the largest area/most squares.
Free Printables. Learn how to spell the colors with these jazzy little jingles (from the Color Songs CD by Frog Street Press). My son's PreK teacher uses these! They work! Kids learn how to spell their color words very easily when they learn it in a song.