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9 Elementary Math Pinterest Boards You Should Follow

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Finding great quality images on Pinterest can turn a “let me check Pinterest for something really quick” into an “I’ve been on Pinterest for 3 hours and still don’t know what I’m teaching tomorrow” affair.  Do you want to find some great content without losing your mind, or the next 3 hours of your life? Read more

Copywork for the Modern Classroom

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What the Heck is Copywork? Copywork is a practice that is common in the homeschooling community, but seldom makes an appearance in today’s “modern” classrooms.  It is exactly what it sounds like – students “copying” the writing of other people with the primary goal of improving the student’s handwriting.  Each day, or a few days eachRead more

Why I Don’t Drink Soda in Front of My Students

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When I was in fourth grade, I had a nice enough teacher, Mrs. Adams. Every day after lunch, she would crack open an icy cold soda and place it on her desk. I would stare at it longingly. I was instantly parched. She would sip on it between sentences and throw it away at theRead more

Coordinate Grid Activity Part 2

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This is a great activity to get ALL of your students learning about and using coordinate grids.  My students had a blast doing this activity.  It’s especially great for students who are tactile/kinesthetic learners.  Click here to read our previous blog post about how to create a coordinate grid with your class. Materials Coordinate GridRead more