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Rockin This Teacher Thing Episode 11

How To Use Movement To Focus Students Tips from a First Grade Teacher In Episode 11, of Rockin’ This Teacher Thing… We know that movement is essential in the early primary classroom. In today’s episode Renae Myers, a first grade teacher, gives us insights into how to use movement to assist students in the task of focus. She’s done some great research on how movement benefits her students and when and what kind of movement

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Rockin This Teacher Thing Episode 10

Don't Make Boring Videos For Your Students- Part 4 In Episode 10, of Rockin’ This Teacher Thing… Last in a series- you will get the last 3 of 12 strategies to make amazing videos for your students.  After today you are more than equipped to make videos they need and deserve. You are adding a special time to their academic experience and they will be talking about it in the years to come.  Truly, you

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Rockin This Teacher Thing Episode 9

Don't Make Boring Videos For Your Students- Part 3 In Episode 9, of Rockin’ This Teacher Thing… You have 6 strategies in your toolbox from episodes 1 and 2. Today you will get 3 more to add to your growing skill-set.  I’m so proud of you for taking the time to make these online moments with your students the best they can be. Making boring videos is not an option. Instead, you are teaching students

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Rockin' This Teacher Thing Episode 8

Don't Make Boring Videos For Your Students- Part 2 In Episode 8, of Rockin’ This Teacher Thing… Teaching effective online lessons to your students requires a different set of engagement skills.  You don’t want to make boring videos. Today we continue with the solution to boring videos.  Using these next 3 strategies you will be making videos like a pro. Start making videos today that bring engagement and joy to your students.  We will review

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Rockin' This Teacher Thing Episode 7

Don't Make Boring Videos For Your Students- Part 1 In Episode 7, of Rockin’ This Teacher Thing… You hit the record button. Then fear and uncertainty start to whisper in your ear. Sure you know how to bring joy and engagement to your classroom but you’re not in your classroom. You’re in front of a camera talking to a “no one’s there” class. Is your video going to be boring? Not if you use the

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Rockin This Teacher Thing Episode 6

Safely Share YouTube Videos- Lists of Tools and How-Tos In Episode 6, of Rockin’ This Teacher Thing…  Sharing YouTube Videos can be unsafe. There are so many opportunities for your students to view inappropriate content and you don’t want to be the one who provides that kind of experience.  But what do we do? YouTube is an amazing resource.   SOLUTION!!! Today we look at 4 options for providing safe ways for students to engage with

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