September 26, 2016

🌹Monday's Quote! 🌹


 Hello everyone!
The definition of quote is to repeat someone else's statement, phrases or thoughts.

Here is today's!



Happy Teaching!

September 24, 2016

👀October Workshops! Register Today 👀


Hello everyone!
Get ready for fall and sign up today for one of our October workshops!
Our newest professional development offering:
Workshop #7
Parts of Speech – verbs, nouns, adjectives and more! 

FRIDAY OCTOBER 21, 2016 – Lane ESD, 1200 Highway 99 N, Eugene 97402
FRIDAY OCTOBER 28, 2016 – PORTLAND 

Does teaching grammar to students make you say “YIKES”? 
This Fun To Teach workshop will ease your anxiety about teaching the parts of speech
and types of sentences to students Kinder through 5
th grade. Join us for a basic grammar boost, and learn about strategies and activities that engage students and increase writing abilities. This workshop is designed to help primary 1-5 teachers who:
  • feel uncertain about their knowledge of grammar and want to improve their confidence in teaching it
  • want more strategies and activities that teach to the Common Core and ELP Standards
  • want to increase student writing abilities and teach English grammar in a fun and engaging way
  • want to refresh their knowledge of English grammar and the terminology used to describe it

    What the workshop covers:
    Teaching activities and strategies related to parts of speech and types of sentences


    Workshop #6 

    ELD Models and Strategies for Co-Teaching - Push-in and Pull-out! 

    With inclusion on the rise, ELD and Classroom teachers are sharing classrooms more than ever and becoming effective co-teaching partners. Bring your team, co-teacher or just yourself and learn the models for co-teaching. 

    Understand when and how to use each model for effective instruction to second language learners and low language at risk students. Find out which strategies are best associated with each model and create make and take activities so you can use them in the classroom the next day! 

    Engaging, robust English acquisition happens throughout the day when ELD and Classroom teachers team up to enrich each lesson with rigorous language instruction.
OCTOBER 7, 2016 – PORTLAND, OREGON

Click here to register today!

Happy Teaching!

September 19, 2016

🌹Monday's Quote! 🌹



Hello everyone!
The definition of quote is to repeat someone else's statement, phrases or thoughts.

Here is today's!



Happy Teaching!

September 15, 2016

Measurement Sort





Hello everyone!
Looking 👀 for some fun and engaging ways to enhance measurement vocabulary around centimeters and inches?  I just added this little unit to Fun To Teach's  TPT store

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Measurement-Sort-inches-and-centimeters-2659056




https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Measurement-Sort-inches-and-centimeters-2659056
 This mini-unit has everything you need to enhance measurement vocabulary in your student. 🐾
We have included black lines for a variety of measurement sorts that build math vocabulary and increase measurement understanding.
https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Measurement-Sort-inches-and-centimeters-2659056 In addition, our measurement activities and ideas provide fun and interest so your students learn through hands-on experiences. 👋🏾  This unit is ready to work for you!



This 13-page measurement sort contains reproducible black lines!

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Measurement-Sort-inches-and-centimeters-2659056


https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Measurement-Sort-inches-and-centimeters-2659056Happy Teaching!

September 12, 2016

🌹Monday's Quote! 🌹


Hello everyone!
The definition of quote is to repeat someone else's statement, phrases or thoughts.

Here is today's!



Happy Teaching!

September 7, 2016

128 Words to Use Instead of Very

Hi everyone,
This is fun!
I printed it out this morning for my classroom!
Check it out.


128 Words to Use Instead of Very: Friends don't let friends use 'very.' #DontUseVery

Happy Teaching!Lori

🔵🔵 Video Time! Open-ended Questions to Encourage Conversation

Hello everyone!

Teaching Channel 💜 has another great video on encouraging conversation in Math.  Watch 👀  this informative video while considering there thinking points:

💭Questions to Consider💭

  • How do open-ended questions empower students, especially English Language Learners?
  • What advice does Ms. Gelormino have for using open-ended questions?
  • How do you use questions in your own classroom?


Let me know how you use open-ended questions with your students in Math! Happy Teaching!

September 5, 2016

🌹Monday's Quote! 🌹



Hello everyone!
The definition of quote is to repeat someone else's statement, phrases or thoughts.


Here is today's!



Happy Teaching!