Multisensory instruction is a way of teaching that engages more than one sense at a time. For kids with reading issues like dyslexia, the use of sight, hearing, movement and touch can be helpful for learning. Here are a few of many possible examples of mu
Paragraph Writing - Hamburger Craft for Writing Informative Paragraphs
Grade 4 or Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas and information clearly. Students will use the layers of the hamburger to create a paragraph. This is a fun activity that will be engaging to students because it is funny.
The swinging windows in the Heritage bedroom are wonderful architectural details, and I don't have any plans to cover them up. However, grandma needs a little privacy and options in case she'd like to nap during a bright, sunny day. :D I did some sco…
Games for the classroom: FREE Read and retell game. Love this idea to pass the dice around the room and have 6 students roll and retell. or I could roll as the teacher and choose students to retell. This would also work great for small reading groups.
20 Perfect Anchor Charts for Teaching Phonics and Blends
We love these phonics charts and blends anchor charts from real classrooms. Your readers will master difficult subjects and build confidence!
Tone and Mood with HATE POETRY
VALENTINES DAY TURNED UPSIDE DOWN. Included in this unit are a mini-lesson on mood and tone with a foldable and comparison activity to help students focus on imagery, word connotation, and unique phrasing that develop mood and reveals author’s tone. Students then pick between 11 famous love poems of varying levels of complexity to develop a unique hate poem. A “Hate List” word bank and specific example help students morph the standard sappy poem into a morbid masterpiece. $4.00