How Students Learn Best
Have you ever learned anything from a lecture? I'm sure we can all say we have taken away something new from a lecture, but can you say you know it well enough to retain that information for long periods of time? The answer is you probably only remember 20% of what the speaker said. If the speaker gave you notes, pictures, and graphs you might remember 50% of it. The goal is 100%. See where I'm going with this? HOW DO STUDENTS LEARN BEST? Students learn best when learning is active. When…
Pinspired by amysfreeideas.com- Religious Easter craft for preschool. Black cross for Jesus dying for us, yellow sun for his rising, heart sticker for his love for us, all 'inside' an Easter egg.
When my kids came back from spring break this week, they were greeted with shampooed carpets, new collaboration desk clusters, fully stocked common desks, rotated book titles, and one less fish. I forgot to bring back Skittles, our classroom fish, who was still sitting on the entertainment center at home. It was very much a fresh start for everyone after the winter grind that brought long streaks of indoor recess, multiple rounds of state and district testing, and a consistent escalation of…
40+ Super Easy Toddler Activities - Busy Toddler
Looking for some super easy toddler activities? Check out this list of 40+ crazy easy toddler activities - no prep, lots of fun, and perfect for toddlers!
Boss vs. Leader - The Dance Exec
(Image Source) A few weeks ago, I saw this infographic in a leadership article, and since that moment, I have not stopped thinking about the truth in its depiction. In the dance industry, it is so important that our [...]
How to Make Blueprints for Under $1 - Maker Fun Factory VBS « Borrowed Blessings
Good afternoon! I am so excited to share with y’all the cheapest, easiest blueprint-making-method ever! Carrie A. (who is part of our Maker Fun Factory facebook group) made these phenomenal (and huge) blueprints for pennies. They are large and will be a quick, easy way to decorate spaces (think hallways, stairwells, on stage, etc). This...