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Posts Made By: Sleepycat
Board: BusyBoard 06-06-2016, 01:55 PM
Replies: 9
 
Posted By Sleepycat
Free books online

Have you tried Epic Books? You can get a free educator's account. Then you can create a class so that all your children may log in and read for free.
Board: BusyBoard 06-03-2016, 02:31 PM
Replies: 7
 
Posted By Sleepycat
2nd Grade Library

My classroom library is also organized by series, author, genre, subject, and theme. I then numbered each basket and each book that went into each basket. Then when there are books to put away the...
Board: BusyBoard 07-01-2014, 09:53 AM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By Sleepycat
Book boxes

I haven't seen the ones at Target but I was in a Big Lots today and the have some. They are labeled as magazine boxes. $3 each in pink, blue, green, black, and gray. They will hold most any picture...
Board: BusyBoard 06-30-2014, 02:06 PM
Replies: 29
 
Posted By Sleepycat
Book boxes

If you have a Big Lots near you, try them. I bought plastic boxes 4 years ago and I'm still using most of them. They come in hot colors and I think I paid $2 to $2.50 a box. They are just the right...
Board: BusyBoard 06-16-2014, 06:29 AM
Replies: 17
 
Posted By Sleepycat
Facebook

I don't have a personal Facebook page but I do have a classroom one and the only people I friend are parents, grandparents, and my principal. I use it to post things we are doing at school. The kids...
Board: BusyBoard 11-18-2013, 05:54 PM
Replies: 1
 
Posted By Sleepycat
Imagine It

We have been using Imagine It in 1st-5th for 5 years now and all I can say is it is ok. We would like to try something else now. The stories are ok but nothing great. The skills are not as good as...
Board: BusyBoard 11-18-2013, 05:47 PM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By Sleepycat
Thanksgiving book

I love "Thanksgiving at the Tappletons". There are activities, lesson plans, and even a Readers Theater that you can find to use with the book.
Board: BusyBoard 11-03-2013, 05:35 PM
Replies: 12
 
Posted By Sleepycat
Teaching in TN

I teach in TN too, but in a private school. Like all jobs there are problems but nothing like what happens in the public schools. Have you looked into private schools? The pay has come up a lot and...
Board: BusyBoard 11-03-2013, 05:20 PM
Replies: 7
 
Posted By Sleepycat
Children that don't listen

I have a class of 17 and 7 of them are talkers. I also have one that has the control of a 5 year old. It took several weeks of trying all sort of things to get them to listen. My listeners were...
Board: BusyBoard 07-25-2013, 05:46 PM
Replies: 8
 
Posted By Sleepycat
Web sites

We are a one to one school. We are expected to do all kinds of projects using technology, even in second grade. I spend A LOT of time researching sites that are kid friendly, safe, and pertain to our...
Board: BusyBoard 07-16-2013, 11:03 AM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By Sleepycat
Facebook

I have had a classroom Facebook page for 2 years now. I only friend parents, grandparents, and school administrators. I use it to display events taking place in our classroom. Events like someone...
Board: Violet Room 10-11-2012, 05:13 AM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By Sleepycat
Cause and Effect

I start my lesson by doing a couple of demonstrations in front of the class. I walk through the room reading and kick over the trash can. I find a new balloon, then I blow it up, then I pop it with a...
Board: BusyBoard 09-25-2012, 05:26 PM
Replies: 2
 
Posted By Sleepycat
ABC teach

I have had it for 2 years and I think it is very good. There is more information and activities available than any one person can use. Also, you can make up your own activities and they are all save...
Board: BusyBoard 08-24-2012, 05:50 PM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By Sleepycat
One-to-One

We have been a One-to-One school for 3 years. Every child 1st-12th have their own laptops. 5th graders and up are allowed to take them home everyday. We have a great IT person and 2 integrationists,...
Board: BusyBoard 07-31-2012, 05:32 PM
Replies: 23
 
Posted By Sleepycat
Homophones

Does anyone know why I get blurred lines instead of words when I download this doc?
Board: Second Grade 07-30-2012, 05:12 AM
Replies: 11
 
Posted By Sleepycat
stories on line

Another one is good night stories dot com
and storynory
Board: Second Grade 07-21-2012, 02:31 PM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By Sleepycat
Imagine It

Our school has been using Imagine It for 4 years now and I have to say there is no way to fit everything into a day. I agree with the others, you have to make it your own. I never have more than an...
Board: BusyBoard 06-21-2012, 09:27 AM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By Sleepycat
Reading Series

I too, teach at a small private school. We use SRA "Imagine It" (Open Court) I never used Open Court but I don't like "Imagine It" at all. We didn't buy the leveled readers and the technology...
Board: BusyBoard 06-17-2012, 01:00 PM
Replies: 11
 
Posted By Sleepycat
Classroom Library

I have a nice size classroom library that I organize by using bins that are divided by topic, author, genre, and then I have a basket for each month. I have numbered each baskets and each book is...
Board: BusyBoard 06-15-2012, 09:57 AM
Replies: 12
 
Posted By Sleepycat
3Things I would change about education!

Three areas I would change are:

1. Let the teachers have a voice in what is required in our schools and classrooms.
2. Let me teach!! Don't ask me to do jobs I'm not qualified to do. Like rewrite...
Board: BusyBoard 06-12-2012, 02:16 PM
Replies: 15
 
Posted By Sleepycat
Facebook

I had a classroom Facebook page this year. I allowed only parents and my principal. I found it a lot of fun to use because the parents that used it were more at ease, funny, and friendly. I'm sure...
Board: BusyBoard 02-09-2012, 03:54 PM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By Sleepycat
computer use

We are a Mac laptop 1 to 1 school. That means all 16 of my 2nd graders have their own laptop. It sounds wonderful but it has been a challenge to use them in the best possible way. We use them...
Board: BusyBoard 02-09-2012, 03:34 PM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By Sleepycat
Read Across america

We have the children make posters of their favorite storybook. Then they are displayed all around of our elementary building. We also decorate the classroom doors to look like a story book or...
Board: Second Grade 01-04-2012, 04:52 PM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By Sleepycat
Cause/effect

I started the lesson by popping a balloon. That caught their attention and from there we talked about what just happened and why. I read "If You Give a Mouse a Cookie" and then reviewed the cause and...
Board: BusyBoard 12-17-2011, 03:33 PM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By Sleepycat
thank-you

I just sent out smile box thank-you cards. I have a group of parents who all have email addresses so all I had to do was add pictures and then thank them for their gifts. You can go to smilebox.com....



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