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Spirograph

January 21st, 2015 · No Comments · Content-Art

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Remember this toy?  I almost purchase one this year as a Christmas gift.  Now you can create on line using Inspirograph. Change colors, gears, and backgrounds. For the complete post from TeachersFirst, please click here.

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If you are teaching Shakespeare…

January 20th, 2015 · No Comments · Classroom

I know many folks are looking at Shakespeare sometime this year- you might want to check out this ReadWriteThink introduction to Shakespeare.


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A is for …(alliteration in MS)

January 20th, 2015 · No Comments · Content - Language Arts

Interesting ELA lesson from ReadWriteThink (from Twitter)

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Teaching the Kite Runner

January 19th, 2015 · No Comments · Content - Language Arts

2412614014I remember reading this book one summer and I was totally engrossed.  I know we read it in the district- that’s why I’m sharing the NYTimes Learning Network ‘s Teaching the Kite Runner. The article includes six different teaching suggestions as well as a lesson plan.

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