Saw this on twitter tonight- what a great fall project from Scholastic! Here’s the link to the site. Watch this video on Sunday to learn how to lead your class through the coolest craft on Monday. http://t.co/Y3vktbhwyM — Scholastic Teachers (@ScholasticTeach) October 24, 2014
In response to this Vocabulary question, the students came up with wonderful answers. I would like to share some… I would try to attain good grades by taking more time in my work and having pride in my work. I would listen to whatever the teachers say to attain good grades. I can attain better […]
No, I’m not talking about going to the jewelry store- I was thinking about United States history folks. In this recent blog post from Richard Byrne ( Free Technology for Teachers) , he share a variety of web lessons about the Gold Rush.
Teachers Try Science has it all- lesson plans, strategies, and a community encourage connections. This free site is geared for grades 5-12 (but I feel you could adapt some of the strategies for younger students). For the complete post at TeachersFirst, please click here.
October is National Principal Month and Discovery Education is celebrating by recognizing great principals! If you have a principal who is showing great leadership, you can nominate him or her for the Discovery Education Principal Achievement Award. Great principals will be featured on the Discovery Education blogs in November, be given a certificate of […]
The Interactive Ear explains everything you want to know about the three smallest bones in your body- as well as the rest of your ear. Click on the part and see the description at the bottom of the screen. For the complete post at TeachersFirst, please click here.
Mrs. Read’s class has been working on a variety of animal research projects. We used the information they had gathered ( along with Storyboardthat) to create these 3 panel comics.
In this NY Learning Network post, you will uncover 50 ways to bring current affairs to your students. In 50 Ways to Teach with Current Events, you will find games, skill builders, videos and more!
It only took one student to help me think outside the box. I taught kindergarten for years, and had an overflowing toolbox of early literacy strategies. I thought I had it figured out. Then I started teaching in Raleigh, NC in a school where suddenly 50% of my kindergarten students received ESL services. We were […]
How do you think you compare to these two cute polar bears? We’re hoping you’ll take our challenge to collect some data and ask some questions, so you can be involved in our polar bear excursion. Are your hands bigger than a polar bear’s paws? Do you eat more calories per day? Discovery Education is […]