(Raising my hand) I have a question:
When was the last time you opened an actual dictionary to look up a word?
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Lost in Boston: My First Grade Classroom →
skim-lostinboston: I’m a living zombie because everyday, in addition to fulfilling my grad school courses [full-time], I am working [full-time] as a first grade teacher. I love my job. Sometimes, the dark circles and sleep deprivation are just soooo worth it! I’m a teacher so I get to be a candle on the…
Connect the dots, lah, lah, lah...
Worked in a High School Special Education class the other day mainly composed of students with behavior challenges, at least this was what I was told. If behavior was this classroom’s challenge, I did not encounter it. As the class cooperated, I was given the opportunity to work with students on special assignments, one of which was this nontraditional Dot-to-Dot activity. Giving students...
Top 12 Ways to Increase Student Participation →
world-shaker: The best part of this article is that it’s really 3 ways to increase participation in 4 different scenarios. Those include: The content is repetitive The content is too hard There’s too much information to present in too short a time The lesson emphasize the teacher, not the students
Books are changing; but are the fundamentals of reading and writing? Seeing a...– Ebooks don’t spell the end of literature | Art and design | guardian.co.uk (via infoneer-pulse)
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