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Free Printable: Continents Graphic Organizer

My favorite way to teach is with graphic organizers. Maybe it’s because I learn best with them. They’re especially helpful to me with social studies, …

Freebies

Fatigue during pregnancy

Is it common to be exhausted when you're pregnant?<p>Yes, fatigue is especially common during the first trimester, and the condition tends to return in …

Pregnancy

Circle Maps

• How does this routine activate background knowledge?<br>• Why does Ms. Ugalde include a frame in her circle map?<br>• How can you adapt this strategy for use in …

Maps

5 Diet Mistakes You May Be Making

<b>By NIKKI SHARP</b><p>While a diet overhaul can produce results, sometimes it's the little changes that make all the difference. If you're feeling fat, …

Dipsticks: Efficient Ways to Check for Understanding

Summary Poem Activity<p>List ten key words from an assigned text.<br>• Do a free verse poem with the words you highlighted.<br>• Write a summary of the reading …

Lesson Plans and Resources for Arts Integration

• <b>Active Strategies</b><br>• Activity - PD activity about different active strategies that integrate dance, song, and other mixed media with science, math, …

Middle School

30 Techniques to Quiet a Noisy Class

• Focus their eyes on the speaker<br>• Be quiet<br>• Be still<br>• Empty their hands<br>• Listen.<p>There is also the "three fingers" version, which stands for stop, look, and …

Teaching

St Theresa College Boys Secondary Santa Venera - Balloons and Pressure Experiments

Bed of Nails - Cool Science Experiment

Using Multimedia Technology for Teaching Social and Life Skills

Bouncy the People Trainer, the titular author, is the star of the show. Bouncy is a small dog that had an abusive owner and grew up with only three …

Pedagogy

Avoiding the Trap of "Q & A Teaching"

<b>Teacher:</b> I'm now going to model how to solve this type of problem. First I set up my equation. Now, who thinks they have an idea of what I should do …

Turn Water Into Ice Instantly!

If you were inspired by the movie <i>Frozen</i> and have been wishing you could turn water to ice instantly or build ice sculptures in seconds just like …

impurities

Make It Count: Providing Feedback as Formative Assessment

So how can we provide this kind of feedback -- the kind that students actually listen to, understand, and use -- in a timely manner? Before looking …

22 Science-Backed Study Tips to Ace a Test

With back-to-school commercials showing at full speed ahead, it's time to say sayonara to those summer days and once more remember how to study. [A …

Equations

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Problem Based Learning - 1,2,3

Problem Based Learning – 1,2,3<p>Problem Based Learning – Part 1 – (Part 2, Part 3 are linked at bottom of page)<p>Do you want your students to develop …

3 Things I Wish I Knew About Classroom Management

When I first started teaching, I was passionate and loved my subject area, but I was clueless when it came to classroom management. My teacher …

RT @Joesanfelippofc: Great perspective==> “@Lead_thru_Love: “@chrisclinewcps: Why teachers tweet #edtechchat http://t.co/9N1fChlDrr”👍” #edc…

Five Ways to Bring Innovation Into the Classroom

<b>2. TRY SOMETHING NEW.</b><p><i>Jumping Into the 21st Century</i>. For both veteran educators and newbies, the temptation to stick to what's acceptable and what's …

Addressing Our Needs: Maslow Comes to Life for Educators and Students

Tier One<p><b>Meeting Physiological Needs in the Classroom</b><p><i>Water bottles and water breaks.</i>• <i><br>Focused attention practices:</i> These practices, involving breathing, …

Teaching

Creating Academic Exhibits

Teachers use the exhibits and exhibit labels as one of the key assessments of student learning.<p>How It's Done<p>Designing Exhibits to Demonstrate Learning<p>…

Inspire Change: Easing ‘Girls in STEM’ into the Roles of ‘Women in STEM’

There are many reasons for students to think about a career in science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM). Perks such as job security, …

A curriculum unit to introduce engineering to junior high school students

High School

Empathy & Inclusion for ELL Students

There are a few things that teachers can adopt and model in their classrooms to help build a kind and empathetic social atmosphere for ELL</b> …