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Plastic Egg Math Games

Collect bags of plastic eggs and make some super fun math centers for students in grades K-5. Each game can be adapted for different math levels. MEM ...

How to Show Students You Care

I believe the most important thing teachers can do to boost student achievement  is to show students you care. Showing students you genuinely care ab ...

Dr. Seuss Book Report Project

Here is a super fun project to celebrate Dr. Seuss books. These unique Dr. Seuss book reports are made from paper cups. First students choose their ...

5 Ways to Make Reading Aloud Amazing

Reading aloud to students is probably the most important activity to instill love of literature and also increase listening, comprehension and vo ...

Effective Guided Reading Lessons

I believe effective guided reading lessons are the most powerful way to increase reading enjoyment and achievement. I’m super excited to present ...

Class Reward System: Credit Cards

I have used these credit cards successfully in 2nd through 5th grades. It is a very motivating reward system which also gives students real life math ...

Differentiated Classroom Guidelines

What Does the Differentiated Classroom Look Like? Teachers are continually assessing students both formally and informally to know their abilities, ne ...