Middle School Tips
·Tips for teaching middle school. Topics include classroom management, classroom organization, parent teacher conferences, ways to motivate and support students…
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Teacher Tips for a Productive Parent Teacher Conference
School may be back in session, but we now have the flexibility of hosting in-person OR online conferences with parents. Here are some great Parent-Teacher conference ideas that we learned last year while teaching remote that will help you no matter what your school district decides for this semester. Check it out!
Five Science Icebreaker Activities
Relieve some of that back to school anxiety with these 5 science icebreakers! These activities allow students to quickly get to know one another to enable them to feel more comfortable. Perfect for the Upper Elementary ages, but can work with any grade. Check it out!
Back to School Tips for Science Teachers
6 Back to School tips for the Upper Elementary science teacher...whether it's year one or year thirty-one! With so many things to consider (ie. supplies, classroom management, blended learning, etc), let's break it down together. Check it out on my blog, here!
Distance Teaching Tips to Make your Remote Classroom Run Smoothly
Here are some great teacher tips and findings for your distance learning students. From creating a schedule to making sure you connect personally with students, these tips will help you feel more successful if any of your students choose to learn online. It's all over on my blog...Check it out.
What are Science and Engineering Practices?
Find out how to effectively teach the 8 NGSS science and engineering practices along with materials and strategies to help students dive deeper into science concepts and topics. Perfect for use in the 4, 5, 6, 7 and 8th grade classrooms. Come check it out on my blog.
Building Personal Relationships with Your Students on the First Day of School
Make the beginning of school meaningful with these activities to build relationships in the classroom. These activities help you to become more empathetic to the needs of your students, so that you can do the best at your job as a teacher! We're in this together!
A Long Walk to Water Review Game
This fun activity resource includes four novel assessments on A Long Walk to Water by playing games. Great opportunity to get your middle school students up and out of their seats to keep them engaged. A win for you that they are learning, and a win for them because they're having fun! Check it out!
Building Background Knowledge for Your Science Students
Unfortunately, some students will come into your classroom with without any background knowledge in science. Here are 5 strategies to QUICKLY provide students with background information they need to know to understand key concepts and feel successful.
Back to School Science Bulletin Board Classroom decor
Bulletin board | Classroom decor | Get your classroom back to school ready using these science bulletin board posters. These science vocabulary terms can be used as a word wall to get your grade 4 5 6 kids to speak like a scientist on the first days of school. Science posters include basic science vocabulary terms students need to know to complete lab activities and general science comprehension. Posters will make gorgeous bulletin board or classroom vocabulary word walls.
Amazon Must Haves for the Science Teacher in a Grade 4 5 6 Upper elementary classroom
Back to School Science Teacher | Get your science classroom back to school ready using these 10 Amazon items. Grade 4 5 6 science teachers can prep for the first days of school using these must have Amazon classroom supplies. Top ten items include science books, lab supplies, classroom materials, and organizational tools for the science classroom.
How to Support SEL During Remote Learning (and in the classroom)
Academics and Social Emotional Learning go hand in hand. Find out the three areas needed to be covered in order to have the best outcome of participation and engagement in the new school year wether you are in person, online, or hybrid.
NEW Ways to Set up Your Science Lab - Samson's Shoppe
Follow these tips to make your middle school science experiments as engaging & hands-on as possible! If you are teaching middle school science online or in person, there are ways to engage your science students in hands-on science experiments. I will give tips for grouping students, lab set up, using virtual labs, demonstrations & video labs. Learn my favorite online platforms and resources you can use vary & differentiate your science instruction! samsonsshoppe.blogspot.com #samsonsshoppe
21 Contemporary Young Adult Novels for the Secondary Classroom
In search of new and engaging young adult novels to add to your classroom library this back to school season? This list has 21 young adult book recommendations that your teenage students are sure to love! Hook your secondary students on reading with books they won't want to put down, like A Long Walk to Water! #YAbooks #middleschoolELA
Back to School Activities to Build Relationships
Building personal relationships with your students on the first day of school is so important for teachers! If you're looking for fun and easy ways to get to know your 4th, 5th, 6th, and 7th grade students, these back to school activities are for you! Start the school year off right in your upper elementary or middle school classroom by making connections with your students. #backtoschool #upperelementary #middleschool
How to Support SEL and Student Mental Health during Remote Learning
How to support social emotional learning and student mental health during remote learning. I'm sharing social emotional distance learning activities that will help you connect, communicate, and get creative with your students. Read this blog post to learn how to build relationships and support the SEL and mental health needs of your students in your remote learning classroom! #socialemotionallearning #sel #distancelearning