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Spelling Bee goes digital!

November 19th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Language Arts

Being a poor speller- grade school spelling bees were never my thing.  But Spelling Bee the Game ( based on the Broadway play) might have helped.  Select a character and let the bee begin! For the complete post from TeachersFirst, please click here.

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The Bard for the elementary student

November 16th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Language Arts

Shakespeare for Kids gives you everything you need for your elementary students to perform Shakespeare.  Select your character and then on to your part.  The site includes both Teacher and Parent pages. For the complete post from TeachersFirst, please click here.

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Teaching The Giver

November 11th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Language Arts

Great resource for The Giver from Twitter:   Who loves The Giver? Here’s an educator’s guide to teaching the book and the film. http://t.co/MmR6h6jI0y #engchat #tlchat — WeAreTeachers (@WeAreTeachers) November 5, 2014

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Current events on the iPad

November 5th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Language Arts, iPad/ iPod, iPod/iPad

I just downloaded the News O Matic app after reading Richard Byrne’s post on iPads Apps for Schools.  While it is a subscription service- the free app has several features that might help your elementary students with nonfiction articles.

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