Do you have one iPad in your classroom or a class set of devices?
If so, you may be wondering how to unlock all of its capabilities.
Having students use iPads to play educational games is an easy first start, but not the best use of the device in
I am the type of teacher who appreciates parents poking their heads in once in a while to see how things are going. In my building, there are many parents I'll never meet all year long and some I wish would stop in more often.
So, I've taken a
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This is an observation journal designed to be used with a class pet betta fish as part of a study on fish or living things.
Since this is a life science activity, I intentionally did not use cutsie clip art, but chose realistic photos and
I had to break down and make my own BEE folder labels because most of the ones I found online use the wrong form of the word everyday.
BEE stands for bring everything every day (and to be grammatically correct, "every day" needs to be two
I created a set of bee themed labels for your math tubs. The labels are approx. 4"x4". I've included tub numbers 1-12, a generic "math tub" label with no number, and a blank bee themed label with no writing at all.
If you are looking for more bee
My first thought when I saw the Hide Zero Cards template in my EngageNY/ Eureka math curriculum was, "you've got to be kidding me!" The cards that come with the program are teeny tiny, and even with the dexterity of a 2nd grader I imagined they'd
This product includes two different place value spelling activities geared for 2nd graders at the beginning of the year. It is meant to be used with students familiar with EngageNY, Eureka or Zearn math programs.
In the first activity, students
Do you have a ladybug themed classroom or do you just love ladybugs in general? These are labels designed for students' take home folders. In my ladybug themed classroom I called their take home folders their "RED" folders which stands for "Ready
These are football themed take home folder labels. The clip art includes both boys and girls in two different ethnicities.
There are labels for the right and left sides of the folder (left at home/ right back to school). There is also a label for
This is a note taking page I created for my 1st graders to use when researching the animals for their written reports. It includes the four categories I wanted them to focus on, habitat, appearance, babies, and food as well as a spot to write down
This is the original rubric I created to assign a numerical grade (1-100) on the zoo animal research reports my students created. Since they are so young, I chose to weigh their rough drafts as well as final copies when assigning a grade (final