"I love the idea of a green school! Each classroom needs to have soft lighting from lamps rather than noisy overhead lighting. Also plants and greenery in each classroom to create a homey, inviting environment! I recommend Nancy Colflesh (MSU) as a…"
You have inspired me to join the ning world! Thank you. I signed up for Barry's web seminar next Wednesday on revision. Do I need to do anything speical or do I just goto the ning and click on the url? New to all of this!!!"
A forum for kinesthetic lessons, tips, problems, and encouragement. Also successes, and research facts to back up the idea that moving and learning do not have to be separate concepts. Come on! Jump in!
We know it's there, but how do we use it, teach it, assess it, enjoy it? Let's have an open forum to talk about expereiences, lessons, activities, research; more importantly, how do you make the connection in your life?
A New workshop that turns rigor to vigor Creating ALL STAAR Writers and Readers : Success at STAAR through Engaging Teaching of Expository Writing and Non-Fiction ReadingTeaching reading and writing should be a joyful dynamic interactive process, not a bore. Alana Morris and I will show you the best practices in reading and writing that will help your students excel on the STAAR test without the drill and kill approaches that make students groan. Join us for two idea-packed days of classroom…See More
Here is a place to share ideas that transform students into lifelong writers and help them succeed on any writing test, including STAAR. Download lessons from Barry Lane, Gretchen Bernabei and Alana Morris to add to your tool box. See More