Parent/Teacher Conference Tips

Conferences

Parent Teacher Conference time is quickly approaching in most schools, but don’t stress out! Conferences do not need to make you want to pull your hair out… I’m going to share 3 tips with you to help make conferences…

Subtraction Math Strategies

Math

Math has always been one of my favorite subjects to teach.  I think one of the main reasons why I enjoy teaching math so much is the variety of strategies that can be used to solve a math problem. …

Addition Math Strategies

Math

Math has always been one of my favorite subjects to teach.  I think one of the main reasons why I enjoy teaching math so much is the variety of strategies that can be used to solve a math problem. …

10 Favorite Read Alouds

Books, Reading

This post may contain affiliate links for your convenience. Today I’m sharing with you some of my favorite picture books and chapter books to read aloud to my class.  Over the years my students and I have found some…

8 Ideas for Teaching Place Value

Math, Math Stations

This post may contain affiliate links for your convenience. Place value is an important foundation skill for all students to master. It sets them up for success as they continue their journey through mathematics. After reading this post, you’ll…

Boot Camp Classroom Transformation

Room Transformations

This post may contain affiliate links for your convenience. Those of you that already know me, know that I love a good room transformation! I enjoy using them all year long and found a great one to use at…

Math Rotations Round-Up

Math

Math Rotations have easily become my favorite way to teach math! With rotations I am better able to meet the needs of all of my learners, provide practice and review, and continue to teach the same standards in differentiated…

Ask Me Anything – Morning Meeting

Morning Meeting

Morning Meeting is one of my favorite times of the school day. I know many teacher can use it in many different ways! Recently I asked my Instagram audience what questions they have about Morning Meeting. Today I’ll be…

Building Student Independence Tip

Classroom Management

Real-Life…. One thing that drives me crazy is when a student comes up to me after they turn an assignment in and they say “I’m done – what do I do now?” We want kids to know what do…

Fun Friday Ideas

Fun Friday

So as we know – the 2020-21 school year has been crazy and not like any other. Many things have needed to be revamped including how I do Fun Friday. I typically have all kinds of building activities out…