Category Archives: Organization

16 Jul

Reading Block: Independent Work

This is something I’ve played around with a lot over the years, and I’m excited for my plan for this

12 Jul

Reading Block: Close Read

As part of my series on my new and improved reading block, today I’m exploring the close reading portion of

11 Jul

Reading Block: Inferencing Warm-Up

As part of my series on my new and improved reading block, today I’m exploring the inferencing warm-up that I

23 Aug

Classroom Setup – Part 2

I’ve finally got my classroom in order, which is good since the kids are coming tomorrow. Let’s revisit my priorities

08 Aug

Classroom Setup – Part 1

Pictures will come in part 2. ┬áHere, I’m going to be talking about the pedagogy I’ve been exploring as I’ve

26 May

Interactive Vocabulary Wall

My district is making a big push for three different instructional strategies: 1) Summarization, 2) Graphic Organizers, 3) Vocabulary. My

21 May

Virtual Classrooms

When I was working an an educational technology non-profit, I was given the opportunity to get certified in online teaching

26 Jul
Text Conversation

Parent Communication

At the beginning of every school year, I send home a form to parents.  This is in addition to any