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10 Free Reading Websites for Elementary

10 Free Reading Websites for Elementary

As a teacher, I’ve come across and used several free reading websites geared for elementary students. They are engaging game-like resources that can be used to keep a student’s attention and provide an educationally fun time. Kids start the process of learning how to read much earlier than most people think. But, there comes a […]

5 Must-Have Literacy Center Resources

5 Must-Have Literacy Center Resources

There are many benefits to having a literacy center in your classroom. For most of us, it’s not a matter of creating this space, it’s more about what to include in it. As teachers, we also want to offer meaningful learning experiences that help students work independently. So, if that’s at the top of your […]

What are Phonics Boxes & Why You Need Them

What are Phonics Boxes & Why You Need Them

Do you teach phonics in your classroom? Are you looking for an innovative way to help your students practice their phonics skills? It’s often said that when schools (and teachers) leave phonics out, most students struggle to read. While some teachers choose to focus on the meaning of words, there are some of us who […]

5 Reasons to Use Boom Digital Task Cards in the Classroom

5 Reasons to Use Boom Digital Task Cards in the Classroom

Learning new things does not come easy for all students. Some students struggle with grasping different lessons while others have a difficult time paying attention or staying engaged. When teachers want to provide learning materials that encourage students to learn more while having a good time, using Boom Learning is ideal. The website provides countless […]

Homonyms, Homophones and Homographs Videos

Homonyms, Homophones and Homographs Videos

Happy New Year! I’m so excited about the new year and some new blog posts for you! I’m continuing my blog series with teaching videos that you can pull up and easily incorporate into your lessons without having to screen through tons of videos that won’t work for your class! In this post, I’m going […]

Using Videos to Teach Compound Words

Using Videos to Teach Compound Words

Where did October go? Or maybe you’re feeling the complete opposite and you’re thinking “when will it end?!” Either way, I’m back to bring you some more videos that you can use when you are teaching new content in your classroom. I don’t know about you, but I love teaching compound words to my students. […]