LOVE THIS!!! This teacher holds a "reading raffle" and students enter their tickets in the bins with the book they most want to win. :} Tickets earned through behavior and responsibility... Hold the raffle once a month...
Digital Book Talk Project for Google Slides
This Google Drive Book Talk Project allows students to create a book report in a digital format and allows students to practice 21st century skills in authentic ways. Students can practice important digital skills while having fun creating a presentation
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Bring a superhero-sized adventure to your family’s next party with this Infinity Stone Scavenger Hunt and Ziploc® Brand Bags featuring Marvel Studios’: Avengers Infinity War Designs. First write clues on small slips of paper. Then, attach the paper to multicolored bouncy balls using rubber bands. Hide the bouncy balls around the party space and give each player their own Ziploc® Brand Bags featuring Marvel Studios’: Avengers Infinity War Designs.
Ten ways to Ditch that Reading Log
When you read for pleasure do you record the date and pages read on a worksheet? How does this activity make reading more enjoyable? On this relaxing afternoon, sharing a hammock and a love of...
Classroom Reveal 2015 - First Grade Blue Skies
Classroom Reveal Photos by First Grade Blue Skies for 2015. Her Kindergarten Classroom reveals a happy space for her students, where learning can be fun!
5 OF MY FAVORITE NON-FICTION SERIES TO ENGAGE READERS
5 of My Favorite Non-Fiction Series to Engage Readers. FREEBIES to go with each book series. Perfect for elementary and upper grades.
The Primary Gal - Ideas and Tips from my Special Education and General Education Classrooms
When I teach my students to make connections, I love to use the book The Little Red Pen to allow me to model my connections with grading papers and office supplies!
Book Clubs in First Grade - Susan Jones
Book clubs in first grade?! It may seem like a stretch, but the Spring is such a great time to get your students ready and used to reading, thinking about, and discussing books with their peers instead of me, the teacher! When done right, it can be such a fun learning experience for both […]
Cats vs. Dogs - A Reading and Writing Project - Susan Jones
Integrate reading and writing with these two fun Cats vs. Dogs books! Students love to share their opinions about which pet is best! Tons of ideas on the blog!
Re-Envisioning Branch Libraries - The Architectural League of New York
A design study and symposium organized with the Center for an Urban Future.