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Synchronous and Asynchronous Learning Challenges When teaching small groups, it is a challenge to have materials ready in-person. Setting up multiple lessons during a pandemic makes it even more challenging! There are letters to get ready for making words, sentence cards for making sentences, reading materials, art supplies, and much more just to have a […]
Guided Reading, Distance Learning, and a Seasonal Approach
By now, most schools have decided whether to have students attend in person, or do some type of hybrid arrangement where some kids are in class, and some stay home, or groups of students are rotated every other day, etc. Whatever the situation, we must teach them to recognize the alphabet and read and write. What is a fun way to engage students during guided reading? Bring the colors of the season to small group instruction!
How Do You Teach Letters and Words? Learning to make connections with letters and words involves many processes. Multi-sensory lessons where kids use their fingers, eyes, ears, and form words with their mouth are so important. But all of those components aren’t enough. Students also need practice imprinting the “look”, sound and association of those […]
What do you consider Necessities in Teaching Kinder? Wow, it seems almost everything is a necessity with our age group! They come to us in varying degrees of readiness for kindergarten. Some have been read to, know what a book is, how to hold it, and that books have words, sentences and stories. Other students […]
Planning for both? At this point in the summer, many teachers are still wondering how school will look in August/September. Will we even physically return to school? Will all learning have to be online or will part of it involve sending packets home. How will ALL kids receive the same quality instruction? So many questions! […]
Did Mother’s Day sneak up on you? If you are like me, things have been very hectic, and you may not have found something for your child to give mother on Mother’s Day yet. Just print, trace all of the words and add a signature, and you’re done! Put this on mom’s breakfast tray, or […]
Get Distance Learning resources today for $1 For one day only, you can save on distance learning tools for your class! My friends and I are hosting a $1 for One DAY Sale in our Teachers Pay Teachers stores on April 28, 2020. From Boom Cards to Google Classroom friendly activities, to Printable Digital Products, […]
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Have you tried Boom Cards? In this day of social distancing, school closures, and keeping ourselves safe, we have to look at teaching/learning differently. As a member of the http://boomlearning.com community, I have started working on game from K-1 students starting with ELA skills. I have 3 decks of Boom Card games in my store […]