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Kindergarten students have so much to write. The problem is they just don’t know how to put their thoughts and ideas on paper. Join me as I share strategies to help students learn to express themselves through writing.
Join me as I share two of my favorite techniques for improving reading comprehension.
What does your classroom look like after a long winter? If it looks like mine, you may want to join me as I spruce up my classroom with these spring cleaning tips!
Today the luck o’ the Irish smiles upon you! Join me as I share some fun activities you can use in your classroom to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day.
March is National Nutrition Month. Join me as I share activities that will empower your students to make smart choices for a healthy diet.
Meeting the needs of all students in the classroom can be a difficult task for teachers. No one knows this better than a kindergarten teacher. Join me as I discuss several methods I use in my classroom to help meet the unique needs of all...
Are you ready to prepare your students for a world that demands more than textbook knowledge? Read on as I share several methods I use to incorporate higher order thinking in my class.
Valentine's Day is a wonderful time to celebrate and honor friendship. Use these activities to strengthen community and create friendships in your classroom.
Due to the rigorous demands for academic achievement, centers such as housekeeping, blocks, and dramatic play are slowly vanishing from many kindergarten classrooms. Read on as I share how you can incorporate academic skills into play.
The Memphis City School district finally made it to the 100th day of school! Join me as I share activities you can use to celebrate the momentous occasion with your students.