Daily 5 Stations
Today was the first day that we did our Daily 5 stations in class and I am so pleased with how it went! I am currently using 5 stations (rea...
Guided Reading Note Template | Anecdotal Recordings | Free Download
With the big switch to Common Core Curriculum here in Arizona, taking anecdotal running record notes on your guided reading groups is crucial but also a distraction to students. For a long time I struggled with how to take notes on students reading to me with out distracting them. I also struggled with taking notes myself, while still paying attention to the students reading skills I was to be assessing. After making lots of different templates, my most recent one is easier to use and does…
Make a Candy Dog for a Fun Kid's Valentine's Day Craft and Treat | Kid Friendly Things To Do
Make a Valentine's Candy Dog for a Fun Kid's Craft and Treat - Easy and Fun to Make! Made from Hershey's Kisses and Smarties Candy. So cute! www.kidfriendlythingstodo.com
A Crafty Teacher Turned New Mom
We've successfully transitioned into our Character Study unit and I'm liking the direction it's going so far! Because I teach 5th graders, they have studied characters in previous grades already so I wanted them to be active participants in generating our character traits list as they can pull from their background knowledge.