Tag Archives: SmartBoard

Start Your Engines

I’m pumped. The school year is off to a great start, and I am busy as all get out–and that’s good. Real good. I am pretty sure I work at one of the smallest yet busiest little schools in the … Continue reading

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Snap Shot Writing

Sara Holbrook, author, poet and educator, introduced Snap Shot Writing as a quick way for teachers to assess students’ writing. You can apply any subject (math, science, social social, etc) to the format. I just returned from Spring Break holiday, … Continue reading

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Curse the Cursive

I just read the article Utech tweeted about a recent Denver Post newspaper article about Colorado schools beginning to rethink obligatory cursive in its schools. Having taught grade 5 in Steamboat Springs, Colorado, I found this intriguing. I wonder if Soda … Continue reading

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