5 Tips for a Less Stressful Back to School Season

With back to school time here and in full force, it is easy to get caught up in the overwhelming stress and mile long to-do lists we are met with each year. These 5 practical tips for a less stressful back to school season will help you make back to school time enjoyable for yourself and your ... READ the POST

Classroom Organization Ideas to Maximize Space in the Classroom

Whether you are working in a large classroom with plenty of space, or a super small room with not much area for storage, making every inch count is important. This can help you keep a clean, organized classroom area that is easy for you and your students to navigate. Let's talk about making the most ... READ the POST

7 Practical Tips for Building Community in the Classroom

Its always such a bittersweet feeling at the end of a school year to send my class off to the next teacher. We grow and learn so much together throughout the year. We always end up forming such a special bond, and I can't help but feel a little sad that they won't be with my everyday anymore. I am ... READ the POST

Digital Writing Activities Your Students Will Love

Writing is such an important skill for our students but doesn’t come naturally to every one. It's a skill that requires practice. But writing practice can be met with lots of moans and groans in the classroom. I’m here to help with two amazing digital writing activities that your students will ... READ the POST

Practicing Math Facts: 4 Fun and Engaging Ways

Math facts are important. It's something that will be used all throughout life and it's not only important that students know them, but knowing them fluently really helps. While first and foremost students need to understand the concepts of the basic operations, there's comes a point when ... READ the POST

5 Ways to Engage the Reluctant Writer

What can make someone clean their room, cry, snap pencils and tear paper? Writing. What can make an otherwise outgoing and often loud and fidgety student sit quietly so as to not be noticed? Writing. Hi. I'm Amy and I'm the mom of a reluctant writer. Both at school and at home, my son is a ... READ the POST


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