Reading and literacy skills are one of the more important things for students to learn. Reading impacts all areas of performance across the curriculum. I was very interested in seeing what strategies work for students who are struggling. Here are a few that I found very interesting and logical that will hopefully help me and… Continue reading "A" Project Part Two | The Struggling Reader
My goodness finals have been crazy for me! I am trying to finish up school while working and planning for my 10 day vacation to Hawaii that I leave for on Tuesday. I am SOOO EXCITED to take a break and just enjoy a vacation with family. Anyways....back to my finals haha. For my Children's… Continue reading "A" Project Part One | Graphics for Future Classroom
Created by Me in Canva My final Top Ten List for this week is all about books that I wish I would have read as a child. Hopefully I can share them with my students someday and my own children. Here they are... Thank you for visiting and happy reading!
Created by Me in Canva My second Top Ten List for this week is related to teaching...since that is what we are going to school for haha. Here are my top ten books to use in the classroom. Thank you for visiting and happy reading!
Created by Me in Canva Oh my, it is still hard for me to believe that we are already done with the semester! I have read 147 books and am reading a few more this week to meet my goal of 150...YAY! In honor of this class I will be posting three Top Ten Lists.… Continue reading Top Ten Reads of the Semester
It’s Monday! What are you Reading? is a meme started by Jen at Teach Mentor Texts and Kellee at Unleashing Readers and share all of your readings of the week. Happy Monday! I hope everyone had a fantastic holiday. I cannot believe next week is already finals week...time has really flown by! With the holiday,… Continue reading It's Monday! What Are You Reading? #IMWAYR 12/02/19
It’s Monday! What are you Reading? is a meme started by Jen at Teach Mentor Texts and Kellee at Unleashing Readers and share all of your readings of the week. Happy Thanksgiving week! Reflecting on everything Thanksgiving stands for, I wanted to share one of my favorite quotes about gratitude. "Showing gratitude is one of… Continue reading It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? #IMWAYR 11/25/19
Created by Me in Canva This week, we were asked to read Travis Jonker’s Mock Caldecott blog post and Mr. Schu’s 20 nominees for the 2018 Caldecott award and post about our thoughts. Personally, I think creating a mock Caldecott award in the classroom would be so much fun! I can imagine that this would… Continue reading Mock Caldecott or Mock Newbery?
It’s Monday! What are you Reading? is a meme started by Jen at Teach Mentor Texts and Kellee at Unleashing Readers and share all of your readings of the week. Happy Monday! I am excited to say that I got more books read than the previous couple of weeks! I am only 21 books from… Continue reading It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? #IMWAYR 11/18/19
Created by me in Canva Technology has come soooo far and the article The Skyping Renaissance by Kate Messner proves just how far we have come...especially in relationship to the classroom. Skype, who hasn’t heard of it? If you haven't, Skype is simply a videoconferencing platform that allows for face-to-face communication in live time from… Continue reading Bringing Authors into the Classroom – “The Skyping Renaissance”