This post shows the incredible work being done at Belmont school to implement R.E.A.L projects inspired by the work of Ron Berger.
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“Yodel-ay-hee-hooo!” sang my mother in the car. She had a natural talent for it, learned it as a camp counselor, and once she got going, she’d spin the yodel part like this: 59 more words
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Before students write a story, ask them to draw an illustrated map. Visualizing, creating, drawing, painting, coloring, and discussing a map stimulates the imagination in ways that words sometimes cannot. 123 more words
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Your students take forever to settle down and start the Do Now. Or you wish there was something new to add to that unit on European history. 56 more words
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In one school in which I was principal, I played classical music over the intercom to start every day. It created a happy atmosphere and gave every adult and child something to share. 56 more words
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There’s nothing like the blues of the ocean for clearing the head, lifting the spirit, and finding utopia.
Every season at the beach has its unique beauty and tone. 91 more words
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What’s blue and tan and smart all over? Meet my nine-year-old Yorkie, Teddy.
Don’t assume what you read about Yorkshire terriers to be true, like making good lap dogs. 211 more words
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