Why self-editing is hard for kids and how to make it easier • WriteShop
Three dimensional sculptures from rolls of paper. Use old magazines, ads, or newspaper. Upcycled art. 5th grade elementary art. Earth Day. http://www.artsonia.com/museum/art.asp?id=21276587
This is a 14 page persuasive writing unit with lesson plans, teacher examples, rubrics, and more. The Common Core Writing Standards addressed are 1,2,3,4, and 5. This is one of Wise Guys Top Selling activities! $3.50
Engagement Strategies reference page - perfect to have out during planning…
DIY Book Corners - Fun Bookmarks!
basket weaving-good idea for teaching the students first
I used this during my Native American study with 4th grade. My students LOVED making woven baskets!! Must have an odd number of flaps for this to work out properly.
Make these adorable pastel egg pom-poms for Easter. Easy and fun step-by-step tutorial.
Engineering for Kids: Twirling Twig Mobile. Mobiles are a great demonstration of engineering/physics principles. Read on to find out how.
French pin knitter from craft sticks