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The power of a mistake maker

Last fall my family took the mini-cruise from Copenhagen to Oslo and back. ¬†This trip was all about our then seven year old twins and we basically spent the entire trip in the children’s section and on the childrens’ activities schedule. ¬† 604 more words

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Group Work Seating with Supply Tower

Where students are seated matters a great deal as to how they are learning. Most students love working and sitting in groups. I love this idea I found on… 87 more words


Word Walls for the Secondary Classroom

Word Walls are a common place in Elementary classrooms, but you do not see them as much in the Secondary Classrooms. I have often wondered why teachers do not display a word wall in their classrooms when there are so many benefits. 94 more words


Social Studies Menu

I have seen this idea so many time in my observations in many different schools and I absolutely love it. Students work best when they have choices in what they are learning or even working on. 131 more words


Today's News Bulletin Board

I love this idea for a bulletin board I found on Pinterest. Not only could this be incorporated into the classroom in many meaningful ways, but it acts as a way to show students that current events that are happening now is history before our eyes. 83 more words



In the intermediate grade that I am working in I have noticed some things that probably apply to teachers as a whole. There are quite a few students who are categorized as ESE (Exceptional Student Education) that get pulled by a specialist to get the individualized attention that they need in order to succeed. 157 more words