We’ve been talking about genres for ages — okay, for three months, but who’s counting? Wait…me. I’m counting. — so it’s time for my students to begin identifying the genre of their independent reading books using these simple bookmarks! I plan on using them to track their 40 book requirement. I’ve tried everything else I… Continue reading Genre Bookmarks
My students have never been so aware of voice levels before I started using my teacher Bitmojis! These voice level cards were inspired by Pinterest, of course! All the best ideas are! #PinterestWin I’ve uploaded the template that I used to create mine. Simply put your bitmoj images in place of mine and they’re ready… Continue reading #BitmojiTeacher Voice Level Display
Woo-hoo! We have a winner! Congratulations, Deb! Your items are on their way to you as we speak! I got a sneak-peek at all the other items that Deb won, and I am always impressed by everyone’s talent. There are so many teachers who go above and beyond for their students! Thanks so… Continue reading …And the Winner Is…
Well, if we’re going to be technical, now I’m posting. And not to my blog. I need a sponsor, because I need help. Do you know why I haven’t posted on this blog in a while? It’s because I’m busy. Yes, Virginia, there is a social media site that rivals the time-consuming features of Pinterest. … Continue reading Sunday Inspirations: Leave Me Alone, I’m Pinning! Part 2
Sixty-three boards. Seven-hundred sixty-one likes. Five-thousand five-hundred thirty-nine pins. Houston, I have a problem. I don’t remember the date or even the month when I first discovered Pinterest. I do remember my first experience with it. A friend had posted a few pins about home decorating on Facebook. Because I seemed to share her… Continue reading Sunday Inspirations: Leave Me Alone, I’m Pinning! Part 1
Question: What is better than attending a day-long in-service focused on the benefits of Pinterest for teachers? Answer: PRESENTING a day-long in-service focused on the benefits of Pinterest for teachers! That is precisely what I had a chance to do at my school the other day. It was such a wonderful opportunity to share the… Continue reading Happy Tuesday: Pinterest for Educators!
I’ve only been on Pinterest for under a year, and I admit I’m addicted! I appreciate things visually, so Pinterest was made for me. I started out with the “standard” For the Home, My Style, Products I Love, and Books Worth Reading boards, and it quickly grew to add my real passions. I’m a wife,… Continue reading Follow My Pinterest Boards