Do you have your students build words? It is part of my guided reading routine and my students love it! It really shows me what my students know and what they need more practice with. My problem has always been trying to figure what letters the students need in order to make the words I wanted them to make. So… Read More
Summer is here and I have started my summer marathon of reading. During the school year, I am often too busy to sit and spend a whole day or two reading a book. Summers are great for that! I love to find a shady spot in the backyard, while my son and his friends swim. I let the book take… Read More
You may be thinking worms…gross, but kids (most of them) love those little squirmy things! Worms play an important part in gardening. They also are an important part of the life cycle for plants and animals. There are so many fun things to do with worms. Here is a round-up of some great resources.