A presentation and poster explaining what inclusion is/should be in the classroom or school environment. This is full of simplified statements and could be expanded upon for awareness or staff training purposes.
Verb Song New by Melissa... This song not only illustrates clearly the concept of the action verb, but it demonstrates in an effective way why verbs are necessary when writing. Although the concept of an action verb is a simple concept, this song takes verbs further than the level of identification as a part of speech. The addition of the importance of the action verb (and quality of action verb used) is relevant to all elementary grade levels.
Accountable Talk Bubbles for Literacy & Problem Solving
Accountable Talk Bubbles for Literacy & Problem Solving - Student led conversations accountable to the learning content or text is the heart of accountable talk. Accountable talk can be taught and used in any grade level or subject area. The talk bubbles are simply a visual reminder of how people respectfully share opinions, ideas, and thoughts.
Do you know how my 5th grade teacher taught us the planets? She sang it to us. When her former students would come back and visit, she would always ask if they remembered the order of the planets. And they’d all end up singing it back to her. Imagine these big high school juniors and seniors singing in the middle of a 5th grade class?!