Do you have your students writing in interactive notebooks? You should! It's no secret that writing across curricula and subjects is a big push in many school districts. Why? Well, writing is one of those activities that allow students to think critically and develop their metacognition, all while reinforcing content vocabulary and … [Read more...] about 5 Reasons Students Should Be Writing in Interactive Notebooks
3 Teaching Strategies to Make You Better
What is your favorite teaching strategy? Read on for three fresh ideas to start using today! These strategies are ones I have personally used in the classroom and which have all been proven to be successful. Remember though, not all classrooms are the same. Teaching strategies are not a one size fits all situation. You know your students best. … [Read more...] about 3 Teaching Strategies to Make You Better
Why Are Math Stations So Popular in Classrooms?
Why are math stations so popular in classrooms? Great question! Math stations provide the flexibility for teachers and students to excel. This is all while completing different activities suited to the needs of each student. Sounds dreamy right? Well, it is! Let's dive a little deeper, shall we? Math Stations Allow Flexibility One of … [Read more...] about Why Are Math Stations So Popular in Classrooms?
7 Important Things You Should Know About Jigsaw Presentations
Jigsaw presentations, where students present their learning and information to their peers, are the most important part of the process. But did you know these 7 important things about them? In this post, we'll talk more about the power of Jigsaw presentations and how to use them in your classroom. Need a quick refresh on the Jigsaw Method? I've … [Read more...] about 7 Important Things You Should Know About Jigsaw Presentations