Your school has recently adapted the Common Core State Standards. How does this affect you as a teacher? Here are some tips on making the “Common Core Style” become “your style”.
Looking for an easy tool to teach handwriting? Zaner Bloser’s FontsOnline Plus is a web-based handwriting program that provides classroom teachers and home-schoolers with resources to improve their students’ handwriting. Learn how the program works. Is it the right resource for you?
Now that the Common Core State Standards have been adopted by nearly every state in the country what does this mean for teachers? This article will offer suggestions on how to implement CCSS into your lesson plans.
Scholastic has just released a new list of the 100 Greatest Books for Kids. Although many familiar titles make the list, many educators, parents and readers may be disappointed to find their favorites did not make the cut in order to make room for some new contenders.
Shel Siverstein’s poetry is a favorite with teachers and students alike. Use his poems in your class to teach and explore a variety of concepts.
Students will have a rocking good time while learning about the minerals and rocks our Earth is composed of. Explore chocolate chip cookies, read “Stone Soup,” and create a clay model of the Earth among other things. Here’s a resource guide to rocks and minerals study materials.
Once you learn the rhythm and rhyme pattern of a limerick you will be creating limericks all day long. It’s addicting! Learn the form and fun of a limerick in this article.
Why spend time reinventing the wheel when Bright Hub Education has so many resources to offer? Here, you will find suggestions for great read alouds! Whether you are teaching preK or 5th grade, there is something for every level on this list.
A great way to introduce students to a variety of genres is through an author study. Need ideas on incorporating this into your classroom? Try any of the following excellent teaching suggestions, lessons and activities.
Spring is a time of awakening, and there is no better way to awaken the interest of your students than by using unique lessons and activities. Here, we have collected the best that Bright Hub Education has to offer for spring.