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product | For Elementary • 3-6

Making Big Words

Multilevel, Hands-On Spelling and Phonics Activities

Making Big Words book cover
product | For Elementary • K-3

Making Words

Multilevel, Hands-On, Developmentally Appropriate Spelling and Phonics Activities

Making Words book cover
activity | For Elementary

Melodrama

Closing: A quick way to review at the end of the day or week

activity | For Middle Level & Elementary

Missing Piece

Engaged learning strategy: students work together using puzzle pieces to deepen understanding through the use of questions and wonderings

activity | For Middle Level

Multi-partner Share

 A great way to share with multiple classmates.

Elementary

activity | For Middle Level & Elementary

A Good Looking Group

Acknowledgment: Students offer a series of group affirmations

product | For Elementary • K-3

Amazing Grace

For use with creating Hopes and Dreams and goal setting: Grace overcomes obstacles through her determination.

Amazing Grace book
activity | For Middle Level & Elementary

Essential Questions

Engaged learning strategy: students use a series of questions written on cards to explore curriculum topics

activity | For Middle Level & Elementary

Fact or Fiction

Engaged learning strategy: students attempt to distinguish between facts and fictions about a specific curriculum topic

activity | For Middle Level & Elementary

Graphic Organizers

Engaged learning strategy: students create or use teacher-created graphic organizers to organize information

product | For Elementary • K-5

Incredible Indoor Games (Revised Edition)

The Incredible Indoor Games Book book cover
product | For Middle Level & Elementary • K-8

Kids Taking Action

Community Service Learning Projects, K-8

Kids Taking Action book cover
product | For Middle Level & Elementary • K-8

Light in Their Eyes, The

Creating Multicultural Learning Communities

The Light in Their Eyes book
product | For Middle Level & Elementary • K-8

Lively Learning

Using the Arts to Teach the K-8 Curriculum

Lively Learning book cover
product | For Elementary • 3-6

Making Big Words

Multilevel, Hands-On Spelling and Phonics Activities

Making Big Words book cover

Middle Level

activity | For Middle Level

Multi-partner Share

 A great way to share with multiple classmates.

activity | For High School & Middle Level

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Remodeling
activity | For High School & Middle Level

Newsletter - 03/06/2017

Quick Conference Questions
activity | For High School & Middle Level

Newsletter - 04/06/2017

Brain breaks
activity | For High School & Middle Level

Newsletter - 10/03/2017

Effective Reinforcing Language
activity | For High School & Middle Level

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Delivering Dynamite Directions
activity | For High School & Middle Level

Newsletter - 11/09/2017

5 ways to increase participation

activity | For High School & Middle Level

Newsletter- 04/19/2018

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