When my middle son was little, I was distracted and in a hurry to get some dinner on the table one night. (Sound familiar?) I plopped him ...
  It's catchy. And if you've been in education for any length of time, you've heard this one. "First kids learn to read, an...
  It's no secret that there are a lot of anchor charts in EL. Like, A LOT. We need to create them judiciously so that we don't overl...
  If you're wondering what the difference is between a gist and a main idea (or theme), you're not alone. It's one of the questi...
  It's the beginning of the school year, and this time of year always gives me the itch to decorate a classroom. As the decor goes up, t...
I was fortunate enough to grow up watching Mr. Rogers on television. If you didn't, please stop what you're doing and watch this vid...
One of the most common questions I'm hearing from teachers is, "But what are ideas for work my distance learning students can be do...