I have a love/hate relationship with test prep. I dislike it for all the obvious stressful reasons: the stress on the students and teachers, the time it takes away from instruction, and how monotonous it can get. But, this year my teammate and I have been very intentional about planning engaging test prep activities that the students (and teachers) love! Here is my new … [Read more...] about Test Prep Dress Up – Engaging Test Prep
Archives for April 2015
Unshakeable – Uncover the Compelling Reason for Every Lesson You Teach!
This post contains affiliate links for your convenience (as an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases- which means if you make a purchase after clicking a link, I will earn a small commission but it won’t cost you any extra). Click here for more information about my disclosure policy. I recently had the opportunity read Angela Watson's new book Unshakeable: … [Read more...] about Unshakeable – Uncover the Compelling Reason for Every Lesson You Teach!
Plan an Easter Egg Hunt Freebie!
Every year, my family and I love prepping for our family Easter Egg Hunt. We have a large yard with great spaces for hiding eggs, so we love having the hunts at our house. We usually hide mostly plastic eggs with candy in them. Sour Patches and Skittles are some of the favorites! To plan an Easter Egg Hunt, you definitely need math, so this is a perfect "real world" … [Read more...] about Plan an Easter Egg Hunt Freebie!