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Animals all around!

October 21st, 2014 · No Comments · comics, Comics, Content - Language Arts, Content - Science

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.            

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50 Ways of Current Events

October 21st, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Language Arts, Content - Science, Content - Social Studies, Content- Cross Discipline

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!

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Google Comments and Visible thinking

October 18th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Language Arts, Google Tools

This was an novel way to use Google comments while students are writing to encourage reflection and to obtain insight into their writing.  Here is the blog post from Kim Pollishuke.

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Love grammar?  

October 15th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Language Arts

There’s a meme for that. Heck, Yeah Educational Memes might help the finer points of grammar make sense for your students.  Perhaps they could create their own! For the complete post at TeachersFirst, please click here.

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