Download Free Teaching Resources #kindnessnation

As one of the participants in the Teachers Pay Teachers Author Inauguration Day FREEBIE EVENT that was held on January 20, 2017, I and many TpT sellers have got together to create free teaching resources.  These free…

From Teachers Pay Teachers to Teaching Bites Podcast

I recently had the pleasure of chatting with Fred and Sharon Jaravata from teachingbites.com.  The recorded interview is now available over on their website. You can listen to the PODCAST in many ways, including iTunes. …

How to Get Students to Know Each Other with iPortraits

It’s the beginning of school.  How do you get students to learn about each other?  I use iPortraits!  This activity uses character traits to build a portrait (selfie included!) of each student.  Instead of just…

4 Resources to Help You Prepare for the New School Year

Just wanted to remind everyone that the TpT Christmas in July Sale 2015 is about to start on July 13th and 14th!  Below I have highlighted 4 resources that not only will help you prepare…

How to Teach Narrative Writing through Character Traits

Were you satisfied with the way you taught narrative writing last school year?  Well, I was NOT.  Especially after seeing how the students had to write narratives for the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium (SBAC) test!…

Special News and Announcements! Thanks for dropping by and reading about my SPECIAL NEWS.  I’m guest blogging over at One Stop Teacher Shop!   I’m very excited to have the opportunity to share some teaching ideas with…

A Creative Way to Show Central Message

If you have read my previous posts on teaching central message, you know that I have been using folktales to teach central message (CCSS RL.3.2).  One of the folktales I used was Coyote by Gerald…

How I Taught Point of View

Let me start off by saying, that I didn’t want this blog to turn into one big informercial for products I’m selling over at TpT.  However, for this standard, I really could NOT find any…

Geometry on Google SlidesĀ®

These Interactive Digital Notebooks for Google Slides are now available in my TpT Store!

Click the link BELOW to see the Geometry Books!

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