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Novel study Tic Tac Toe project LOVE it!

Novel study Tic Tac Toe project LOVE it! This would be a great activity for students to work on during Independent Reading

PYP in Paradise!: Beginning of the Year Agreements ...from PYP in Paradise (blog)

PYP in Paradise! It could be a great ice breaker for the first week, maybe as a carousel activity - then do the same for a terrific student

Great activity to establish expectations and classroom culture at the beginning of the year.

First Day Activity~ Get to know your students and find out THEIR expectations! Just need sticky notes and poster board! I absolutely love this idea. I might even add a silly photo of myself. What a great way to assess the beginning of school. Then, I cou

Fun first day activity: Have kids write a letter to themselves at the end of the year.

End of School May. Twist this and have your teachers write this for themselves. Edit the questions to reflect your goals for your school year! Fun first day activity: Have kids write a letter to themselves at the end of the year.

Back-to-School....Already?!

End of School May. Twist this and have your teachers write this for themselves. Edit the questions to reflect your goals for your school year! Fun first day activity: Have kids write a letter to themselves at the end of the year.

"Differentiating Instruction:  Finding Manageable Ways to Meet Individual Needs"  Great ASCD article about how to easily begin differentiating in your classroom (includes a chart of nine differentiation strategies)  http://www.ascd.org/publications/curriculum-update/winter2000/Differentiating-Instruction.aspx

"Differentiating Instruction: Finding Manageable Ways to Meet Individual Needs" Great ASCD article about how to easily begin differentiating in your classroom (includes a chart of nine differentiation strategies) http://www.ascd.org/publications/curriculum-update/winter2000/Differentiating-Instruction.aspx

World History -- This picture from Unit Study of Japan - with videos! (There are also other units for other cultures)  Amazing wiki.

World History -- This picture from Unit Study of Japan - with videos! (There are also other units for other cultures) Amazing wiki. Mystery of History Volume Lesson 63

Characteristics of persuasive writing

Record a characteristic of persuasive writing on a post-it note after reading a story.or maybe do this for different types of writing genres.