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End of Year Desk Cleaning Made Fun!

I am always on social media during the summer and I haven't thought about using social media for my teacher planning during the summer, so this was a good article to read and utilize my time with just a few minutes a day. great teaching ideas.:

Teachers dominate classroom talk speaking anywhere between 60% to 75% of the time. That means in an average 45 minute English class, the teacher may lead the conversation an average of 27 to 33 minutes, leaving little time for most students to speak. Here are 10 ways to change that in your classroom.

Dear First Year Teacher Self...

End of the School Year: 5 Things You MUST Do!

It's the End of the School Year! Now What? There are a few things every teacher MUST do at the End of the School Year. Read this blog post to find out! Classroom Organization is just the beginning.

Free! Looking for a hands-on and fun end-of-the-year activity? Well, look no further! This end of the year lesson will not only help students practice the critical skill of reflecting, they’ll also create an interactive accordion book to showcase their thoughts and ideas.

The 5-Second Solution for a Talkative Class

When I observe teachers, I see one small, specific problem more often than anything else. If they fixed it, they would notice an instant difference in how well their classes go. Continue Reading →

Growth Mindset: Notes from the Teacher

Do you teach your students about growth mindset? These notes from the teacher are the perfect complement to my other growth mindset products, including my affirmation posters, flip books, and growth mindset privacy office! Easy to use for teachers and super beneficial for students, these 24 notes will reinforce your students for incorporating growth mindset concepts into their lives!