This post may contain affiliate links. Please see my disclosure. Why do students strive for perfection? It’s no wonder that some students grapple with a desire for perfection and hold a strong disdain for making… [Continue Reading]
Are you looking for fresh ways that your students can monitor their progress towards growth mindset goals? This growth mindset activity for kids infuses some technology, a bit of pop culture, and a dash of… [Continue Reading]
This post may contain affiliate links. Please see my disclosure. Are you looking for new teacher gift ideas that won’t break the bank, but will also wow your child’s teacher? Let’s face it, coffee mugs… [Continue Reading]
What do you do when your students get stuck on a word? Do you vary the prompt based on the word, the student, the situation, or the text? If you do, great! If not, you… [Continue Reading]
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This post may contain affiliate links. Please see my disclosure. Growth mindset for kids has been buzzing like a swarm of bees through the education field in the last couple of years. If you are… [Continue Reading]
Consider the purpose of praising students in the classroom. Why do teachers do it? Certainly, we want our students to feel good about their efforts in the classroom and we also want to encourage them… [Continue Reading]
Are you looking to spice up your instruction with easy-to-plan, easy-to-use, engaging activities for your students? You tired of printable “worksheets” that your students find boring? Do you want to step thing up a notch?
Welcome to the Task Card TOP TEN Activities! If you read my last post, you have a general understanding about the rationale for using task cards in your classroom. I now present you with the top… [Continue Reading]
This post may contain affiliate links. Please see my disclosure. A deep love for task cards runs rampant in classrooms across the nation, but why are they so beneficial? If you’re new to the task… [Continue Reading]
Think back to your elementary years, your middle school years, and then your high school years. What was the little voice in your head saying to you about your abilities, your strengths, and your value… [Continue Reading]
I heard a teacher friend mention that she’s already feeling burned out and she’s only been back at school for a week! Are you terrified that burnout will eat you up? Are you dying (almost… [Continue Reading]