Not every part of the country gets to celebrate snow with sledding, snowman building, and other outdoor activities, but everyone can catch the winter spirit with stories, lessons, and crafts. The possibilities are endless. Here, if you will, is the tip of the, uh-hem, iceberg. SNOW GLOBE CRAFT You may not know just how affordable […]
With the holiday season upon us, you might be looking for a few apps that can engage your children in some silly holiday fun. Sometimes though, you don’t want screen time to be just entertainment; you want your kids to be learning something, as well. Check out these 10 apps, found by our Simple Solutions […]
Yes, it is that time of year again—the snow and cold temperatures are coming! While you might already have the required assignments your school district recommends for students’ blizzard bags, why not mix it up with some other fun things they can do as well? Here are 5 recommendations: Turn on the Tube: Public television […]
The holidays are approaching! For many of us, the holidays are about spending time with family and friends, and making tasty treats with these loved ones is often a tradition. This year, why not accomplish your bonding, baking, and even a little education all at the same time by inviting your child to help you […]
The holiday season is quickly approaching! If you have turned on the radio or strolled through the mall lately, you’ve probably noticed that the airwaves are full of songs about snow, holly, and pine trees. But, for many teachers, finding music appropriate for singing at school can be a challenge. Songs that hint at a […]
The winter season is upon us, and you’ve probably already started shopping for your children’s outdoor winter wear. Nowadays, cold-weather attire can be fashionable, but functionality is a must, especially in those colder climates! Check out these tips on what to look for when buying winter wear for your children. Let’s start with boots. Finding a […]
Snow is starting to fall in Northeast Ohio, and to celebrate we’ve created a “Flurry of Math” to keep your students’ math skills sharp. The worksheet for each grade is coded with the Common Core State Standard that it reinforces. If you’re looking for more ideas to address the CCSS in Math, be […]
Imagine my surprise when I walked into a local middle school to watch my son’s music concert and saw this beautiful sight! What else would a math teacher do but to stop and take a picture? Of course, my children were horrified. My sweet daughter tried to get in the picture, but I found myself […]
Valentine’s Day is next week. I am sure your students want to get past all of the “mushy” stuff and get to what is important, the candy! We want to fill them with something just as sweet, but better for their health: MATH. Besides, who doesn’t love math?! These Valentine math worksheets are sure to keep your students loving math.
Attached are some pages that can be used in your classroom to balance out all of the sweets. They can be used for in-class instruction, bell work, or for homework. Show your students you really love them and math at the same time.
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Martin Luther King, Jr. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., pointed out the need for people to speak out against injustice. His words are still true today. Many schools, for example, find bullying an issue in their walls. “Bullying is aggressive behavior that is intentional and that involves an imbalance of power. Most often, it is […]