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Improve Student Creative Thinking And Writing Skills

A St. Patrick's Day Creative Thinking and Writing Activity This fun Shamrock writing and problem-solving activity is a great way to increase student problem-solving and creative skills. Perfect for an easy March creative writing activity. Develop the Creative and Problem-Solving Mind With Transformations and Writing-Shamrock Style Your students can’t get enough creative and problem-solving practice? They are building skills for the 21st-century job market.  Jobs will belong to those who have solid academic skills, and…

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St. Patrick's Day Crafts For Your Classroom

St. Patrick's Day Crafts Yahoo!! It’s March and time to get your green on.  Here’s a treasure chest full of St. Patrick's day craft ideas to make your St Patrick's day decorating easy, fun, and festive.   Shamrock Crayon Resist With A Twist Shamrock crayon resist with a colorful salty twist is so fun. We all love the crayon resist. It’s simple, fun, and yields great results.  Perfect of preschool and up. Traditionally students would

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More Ways To Use Podcasts In Your Classroom
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More Activities Using Podcasts In The Classroom

More Ways To Use Podcasts In Your Classroom Screen Time Dilemma In a time where every minute of screen time is scrutinized, podcasts provide a highly engaging form of media that addresses critical skills and brings kids into their mind's eye to be in a world that only they can experience.   Last Time… Last time I introduced you to the world of podcasts and talked about the podcast “The Radio Adventures of Dr. Floyd”

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Start Using Story Based Podcasts In Your Classroom Today
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Story-Based Podcasts For The Elementary Classroom

Story-Based Podcasts For The Elementary Classroom A Story-Based Podcast is a perfect introduction to using podcasts in your classroom. Podcasts are the next biggest classroom tool.  Not only are they a teacher time-saver they make learning engaging and meaningful. The World Of Podcasts At Your Classroom Door Last time I introduced you to the world of podcasts. How To Use Podcast in Your Classroom- 2019  In the next three Posts, we will look at podcasts

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podcasts in the classroom
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How To Use Podcasts In Your Classroom-2019

Podcasts For Your Classroom Podcast popularity is on the rise.  Don’t be the last teacher in the hall to use this free engaging resources in your classroom. Screen Time Alternative In a time when everyone is up in arms about screen time, podcasts are the must have technology tool for your classroom. Let’s Learn About the World of Podcasts First 1. What is a podcast? Podcast gets its name from 2 different names kinda like

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Crazy Fun Valentine Dot-To-Dot With A Twist
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Crazy Fun Valentine Dot-to-Dot Puzzles with a Graphing Twist

Dot-To-Dot Math Worksheets With A Graphing Twist It’s official!!! Your students love dot-to-dot puzzles, but you think “Meh, too easy.”  For a challenge these dot-to-dots come with a graphing twist. Number Sense is Not Just For the Beginning Of The Year We’ve talked a lot about number sense back in September. (Here's the post if you missed it- Morning Activities) It seems we start the year strong in this area of number sense. We count

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