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Classroom Procedures for New Teachers

Classroom Procedures for New Teachers

In this post, we will review classroom procedures for new teachers. We want to prepare them for success as they navigate the teaching environment for the first time. When you are new to teaching, and you are starting to get ready for the new school year, it’s hard to know

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How to use these daily math warm-ups everyday of the school year

How to Use THESE Daily Math Warm-Ups Every Day

Sometimes, you just need a solid, content-filled resource to help establish routines in your upper elementary classroom, and you can use these daily math warm-ups every day of the school year to spiral standards and provide ongoing assessment and practice for your students. Routine is more important in elementary school

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Ways to Make the end of the year memorable

Ways to Make the End of the Year Memorable

If you’re looking to make the end of the year memorable, then you’re in the right place. In this blog post, we’re listing out a whole bunch of ideas for ending the school year with your upper elementary students on a high note! Ideas to Make the End of the

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Using Skits to Practice Theme and Work on Writing

Use Skits to Practice Theme and Work on Writing

When you use skits to practice theme and work on writing, you’re opening the door to a whole lot of creativity, fun, and great ELA skill review! If you’re ready to get your students up and moving and interacting with each other, then you’ll love our newest idea for teaching

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Using Writing Prompts to Connect with Students

Using Writing Prompts to Connect with Students

In the new school year, plan to spend more time using writing prompts to connect with students.  When we created the Holiday of the Day Writing Prompts a few years ago, we knew that they would provide some great opportunities for celebrating in the classroom. And we had a good

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