Sunday, April 29, 2012

Friday, April 20, 2012

Funbrain.com

Reading, math, and grammar games, puzzles or even matching activities.  Funbrain.com has something for everyone in Kindergarten through eighth grade.

 http://www.funbrain.com/kidscenter.html

Saturday, April 14, 2012

Friday, April 6, 2012

Music & Math Go Together

Kids can get a "head start" with math concepts (especially fractions) when given opportunities to perform music.  The benefits don't stop there because everyone is having fun too!

http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/early_years/2012/03/finding_the_beat_helps_kids_learn_to_do_fractions_study_says.html

Tuesday, April 3, 2012

Ideas to Enrich the Elementary Classroom

 I've taught kindergarten, first and second graders.  Getting creative for kids in these early years yields marvelous learning & successful families.  Isn't that what it's all about?   


http://www.edutopia.org/blog/creativity-in-classroom-trisha-riche

Baseball Season....."Let's write!"

Get youngsters thinking with the help from these images and the story of  Mr. Jackie Robinson. 

http://www.teachhub.com/jackie-robinson-video-writing-prompts