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Amazing Dollar Tree Hack from Make, Take & Teach!!

You just have to love that Dollar Tree! It seems like it’s been forever since I’ve been able to have the time to just wander the aisles of our local Dollar Tree.

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Fostering Critical Thinking with Comprehension Questions

The student centered classroom revolves around understanding that we learn more from each other than we could ever learn on our own.

Many students are surprised to hear that I am more excited when students get answers wrong than I am when they get them correct, especially during discussions and discovery time.

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Initial Thoughts on Whole Class Guided Reading @Mroberts90Matt

So, a few days into a new journey for me. Guided reading at my school setting has been quite transient over the past few years I’ve been teaching there. 672 more words


The Trump effect

So there I was reading through a reading comprehension about the history of teddy bears with seven boys in my class.

We discovered that a former American president was called Teddy Roosevelt, by his closest friends and family, to which Tigger asked “is the new American president really called Mr Trump? 164 more words


Lesson Plan

I had my first observation on Friday, and it was a lot of fun! I designed a lesson for Z, a kindergartner whose L1 is Bengali. 725 more words


Organizing for Guided Reading & Guided Math

If there is one place I am organized (the only place I am organized), it is at my small group table. What happens at this table is so important, and it happens SO fast, that I find I need to be as efficient as possible. 673 more words

Light Poetry - Guided Reading

This week in Guided Reading, all the Y6s have been studying literature all to do with LIGHT! Orange Group have been working hard to learn and understand some ‘light’ poetry from poets such as Dylan Thomas. 7 more words

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