Free Valentine's Day Book Reports to use with any book!! Valentine's Day book reports can be a whole lot of fun and a happy change of pace. I LOVE being a little sneaky with students and convincing them to read and write book reports using themes and holiday graphics. So, how do I get students excited about writing book reports? It is soooo simple to get your students excited about writing book reports throughout the school year. I have had really great success with ... Read More about Free Valentine’s Day Book Reports. Sweet.
FREE Coloring Page For St. Valentine's Day Fun At School This Coloring Page Freebie is Perfect for St. Valentine's Day in Your Classroom! Visit my blog to download it now and you will have it in your files for February. Your students will ♥ love ♥ it! ... Read More about Would Your Students Like a Little Color For Fun St. Valentine’s Coloring Sheet?
Last week I posted Winter Fact and Opinion and this week I am back to share my Winter Cause and Effect Matching Game. This matching game can be placed in a literacy center or station. Use with early finishers or as an intervention activity. There is a mini "poster" included to place in your literacy center which provides an explanation of cause and effect. There are 10 "cause" and 10 "effect" cards for students to match up. This resource also includes "Cause" and "Effect" ... Read More about Winter Cause and Effect Matching Game
Children have fun with compound words when they are used in a game format. Games help them learn concepts. They provide the "fun" component that engages children so that they will participate longer and the more they use a concept, the more likely they are to learn it. Ways to have fun with compound words There are several ways to have fun with compound words. I like to use games. Games are very effective and fun also. Writing activities are another fun way to use them. Task ... Read More about Have Fun With Compound Words
Fourth grade teachers, how do you bring spiral review into your math centers? Here's a free Thumbs Up game to keep your students thinking, reviewing, and having great math conversations! They'll use a variety of skills and concepts, all in one game! What is a Thumbs Up math game? A Thumbs Up game is an easy-prep game designed to be played by partners. The game has 24 cards, all printed on one page. Each card has a mathematical expression for ... Read More about Spiral Math Review – A Fun and Easy Game!