Mar 18, 2020
While teaching and education is in a bit of upheaval right now. I debated about posting this or not. I created this before the break and before we were all isolated at home and social distancing.
Ultimately I decided that I am going to post the video tonight
simply for no other reason
than it is normal for me to do so.
Mar 11, 2020
Are you a teacher who wants to use more inquiry in your
But have you ever wished there was an easy button for that?!?
Most people think that inquiry is this huge, open-ended task that has students going in a million different directions. It is usually hard to wrap your head around, difficult to guide...
Mar 3, 2020
Wondering what guided reading looks like...let me show you step by step
"They" tell us that we need to be doing guided reading. Easier said than done. This is especially true in Junior grades where most of our students now know how to read and we are focusing on higher-level skills beyond teaching 'how to read'...
Mar 2, 2020
As teachers we strive to save time and do more with less. So
many teachers are busy parents, overwhelmed teachers, or we just
desire to have more free time during the work week. The desire to
look for places to do more things in less time is something that
ties us all together.
One of my own pet peeves is when I see...