More ideas from Franca
Math game for 2-3 players: They will be working on area, perimeter, addition and multiplication, all in one game!

Practice finding area with this game! -- We know the kids at Bulldog love a bit of healthy competition which makes this Area Dice Game a perfect way to practice math & planning skills.

Show- Don't Tell

Show not Tells: write about a feeling without using the word - great way to get kids to describe in detail. Great art activity to accompany as well

I love these morning prompts. Gives students a chance to write on the board. Gets their brains waking up.

I felt the love this morning! This afternoon, not so much 😒 Any tips on keeping them calm in the last four weeks of school?

Friendship Friday Idea

There is nothing I love more than encouraging people, and I plan to have my students encourage each other all the time. Friendship Friday (of even Family Friday) would build the community and connectedness in the classroom.

Tips for kids - reading

Reading Comprehension- Guided reading strategy called "Say Something" allows teachers to see how students are thinking about their texts. Additionally, it provides students w/a tool to help them express their ideas about reading in meaningful ways.

Graphic organizers and a blog post on writing personal narratives.

Help young writers organize their thoughts to focus on the topic at hand with these easy-to-use graphic organizers for personal narratives.