Elephant Appreciation Day is September 22nd and you can celebrate it in your classroom! It's a great opportunity to teach about elephants and conservation. It's also a great time to read some ... Read More about Elephant Appreciation Day in the Classroom
Read Across America celebrates reading and encourages classroom activities that promote reading. My class has been learning about the 50 United States, so we are gong to experience a few US States ... Read More about US States Books and Activities
Have you been teaching virtually and now you are going back to teaching face to face during this pandemic? Are you wondering what it is like to be in the classroom and what safety steps to take? I'll ... Read More about Teaching face to face during a pandemic
Are you teaching measurement right now? Then this is the place for you! My 3rd graders just had a chapter on customary measurement and needed to know some basic conversions. We did a lot of hands-on ... Read More about Teaching Measurement in the Elementary Classroom
Figurative Language Types of figurative language are taught in our 3rd grade ELA curriculum and I always feel that I need something more to add to it. Each of these literary devices is so interesting ... Read More about Figurative Language Posters and Teaching Ideas – Also, a TPT sale!
Don't forget to read to the end for a giveaway! Writing an opening hook How many times have your students started informational reports with..."This is a report about..." These opening lines are ... Read More about Mentor Text Giveaway