Saturday, 14 April 2018
Flashlight by Lizi Boyd - A great book for Alberta Teachers
Flashlight by Lizi Boyd is a must have in your upper elementary classroom library! Here are some great ways that Alberta teachers can in...
Saturday, 17 March 2018
Using Picture Books to Introduce Students to Celebrations
One of my favourite aspects of Social Studies is introducing students to celebrations of various cultural groups. One of the BEST ways t...
Monday, 5 February 2018
Valentine's Day in the Upper Elementary Classroom!
It's February... you know that that means! Valentine's Day! Here are some of my favourite activities that I hope you can use to...
Saturday, 3 February 2018
Word Nerds - A Book Study
I am on a mission to learn more about vocabulary instruction so I picked "Word Nerds" by Overturf, Montgomery and Smith. If you ar...
Sunday, 28 January 2018
Benefits of Interactive Read Aloud
Interactive Read Aloud time is an important component of Reading Workshop. It is an engaging and enjoyable period of time where all st...
Monday, 10 July 2017
Launching Math Workshop
Launching Math Workshop properly is one of the most important things that you can do to ensure that you will have a successful math block al...
Wednesday, 15 March 2017
The Reading Strategies Book Goal 3
Background Information: In case you are new to my blog I figured I would give you a quick insight into who I am as a teacher. I teac...
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