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Build Mastery in Multiplication and Division

An successful way to increase  multiplication and division skills is with a mastery blast. A mastery blast is an engaging immersion technique to prov ...

Reading Aloud to ELL Students

A strategic and engaging read aloud experience is an effective way to model fluent reading and develop language, vocabulary and comprehension for EL ...

Snowball Narrative Writing

Snowball narrative writing is a very exciting activity that get students up and moving! My students LOVE to write narrative stories using the snowball ...

Light Up Math Game for the Holidays

  Here is a super fun holiday math game to practice addition and subtraction facts to 20 or multiplication and division facts to 100.  The only ...

Open-Ended Math Tasks

A powerful, effective and easy way to differentiate in math is through open-ended tasks.  Open-ended math tasks teach your students valuable mathemat ...

Pull and Peek Book

Creating exciting published projects is a great way for students to celebrate and share their writing. This pull and peek book is a winner with studen ...

Aurasma in the Elementary Classroom

Aurasma is a super exciting augmented reality app which can be used in a variety of  elementary school projects. Aurasma combines the real-world wit ...