Lots of children can get separation anxiety when they're starting school or kindergarten or going through a year group transition. It's heartbreaking for us parents to see our children upset isn't it? As a teacher and a parent I discuss ways to cope with your child's tears and best support their needs at these difficult times.
Too many icebreakers require students to take massive social risks with people they barely know. Or they don't really help students get to know each other. Or they are just plain cheesy. Here are three that are actually good. Great if you teach in a speci
Pinning for friends in the superhero theme. Will hang up work once school starts. But for the opening of school, I changed the words to, "Our class is.INCREDIBLE" and had my students' names posted on the bulletin board.
How to Teach the Standards through Social Studies Inquiry Circles
Need some social studies project ideas? Learn how to make Social Studies more engaging for your students with inquiry circles. Inquiry circles reinforce social studies standards while teaching the research process. (Grab the free social studies project
Want short pieces of literature that your English class will love to discuss? English short stories for high school English or ESL classes. 5 of my favourite stories are in this post! Analyze short story literature with the best short stories for English