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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 ...

How to Create and Use QR Codes in The Classroom

There are many innovative and exciting ways to use QR codes in the classroom. A Quick Response code is a digital image similar to a bar code that can ...

Effective Number Talks in Grades K-5

A number talk is a short daily routine that helps students develop mental math skills, practice computational fluency and learn how to talk about mat ...

Informational Reading and Writing with Adventure Brochures

Here is an exciting informational reading activity. Collect a variety of adventure brochures from hotel lobbies and tourist centers. You can also enco ...

Earth Day Writing Project

Here is a super fun Earth Day writing project. This book is made from a cube style tissue box. Students can write ways to take care of the Earth insi ...

Fact Family Pizza

These pizza cards are a great way to learn fact families to 10. Here are some ways to use these cards: Flash Card Game – Stack the pizza cards in a ...

Seed Planting Activity

Here is a super exciting seed planting activity where students create a Garden in a Glove. Students plant seeds in an inexpensive plastic glove. They ...