Pinterest • The world’s catalog of ideas

Students view different photo each day and make 5 observations, 5 inferences, and 5 predictions. LOVE this idea!!

Writing Prompt: if you could be invisible for one day, what would you do?

from History Tech

Tip of the Week – Thought Bubbles on Photos

Great tool to teach inference!!! Use speech bubbles on famous paintings to get kiddos thinking/writing!

A Pinterest Board Dedicated to Pictures for Teaching Inference - Many would also be great as writing prompts.

from Lessons With Laughter

The Best Part of Me Writing Activity

This would be a great idea when I teach Cyrano de Bergerac.

Use the National Geographic Picture of the Day to get students observing, inferring and predicting.

Inference-This is an awesome Pixar short for reinforcing or introducing the skill of inference. allow students to watch the entire film (5 minutes) then replay it, stopping to ask inference questions.

Main Idea Gangnam style OMG my students are going to love this!!!!!

from Teaching to Inspire with Jennifer Findley

Math Tools {Lots of Freebies

Create your own math toolboxes with these FREE printable math tools and other suggested math supplies. These are perfect to use during guided math stations and centers.

"Show", not "tell"... Neat idea. Something many 4th grade students struggle with. Very cute idea!