an 8 x 11 sized "poster" created to help my second grade students to remember to write better sentences. It helps them to remember to include details in their sentences and try to paint a picture with words, including verbs, adjectives, nouns, etc.
Scarf and Ribbon Movement Cards
Scarf and Ribbon Movement Cards- Where have these been all my teaching life? Easy way to create routines with ribbons, streamers or scarves. FUN way to get kids moving and exploring. Print or use the JPGS to create slideshows of my own.
Short Story Resources For Teachers; great collection of resources, including short stories to teach literary elements, excellent literature to add to your curriculum, and ideas for helping students write stories themselves
Funny Picture Writing Prompts can be a LOT of fun in your and grade classroom or homeschool! Click through to see where to find a HUGE collection of funny picture prompts that you can use with your students at ANY time.
An Easy Activity to Promote Growth Mindset in the elementary classroom. Chalk talks are great for making thinking visible. This activity works well in and fifth grade and beyond. Perfect back to school activity for the first week of school.