Helping Students Tackle Word Problems Strategically... Tomorrow my 4th graders will take part one of their math bechmark test. This chart helps to keep them from becoming too overwhelmed, while working their way through word problems.
Why and What Writers Write - setting up writers workshop (Or work on writing in Daily 5) - teaching the kids that writing consists of a lot more than just stories! LOVE this for beginning of the year! (From The First Grade Parade)