Fiction or Nonfiction Opinion Writing Hey, y'all! We worked hard last year to get our students to write their opinions. They certainly h...
Snow Day Opinion Writing Hey, y'all! Do you have any students with strong opinions? You can stop laughing now, I know we all do.  I had ...
Leif Erikson and Christopher Columbus Writing for October Hey, y'all! Do you know who Leif Erikson was? Nearly 500 years before Christop...
Planning Thanksgiving Dinner Project Based Learning Hey, y'all! As we head back to school, I want to make sure I incorporate plenty of v...
Designing an Ideal Classroom Project Based Learning Hey, y'all! Each year we work on several things right from the start: getting to kno...
Planning a Halloween Party Project Based Learning Hey, y'all! Have you done any project based learning with your students yet? It's ...
Whole Class Writing Journals Hey, y'all! In an effort to simplify our writing center and get students to read more of each other's w...
Using Gallery Walks in Primary Grades Hey, y'all! One of the best things I tried this past year in my first grade classroom was gallery ...
How to Use Student Learning Progressions to Drive Learning Hey, y'all! Have you started using learning progressions with your kids yet? ...