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Posts Made By: Century46
Board: The VENT 09-13-2017, 02:49 AM
Replies: 14
Posted By Century46

I had a girl several years ago that did this. I invited her to each lunch with me so we could talk and then I set the plan in place, telling her exactly how this was going to go. I gave her three...
Board: BusyBoard 09-06-2017, 02:00 AM
Replies: 4
Posted By Century46

Removal of a student through Skyward has to be done administratively...our school secretary handles it.
Board: BusyBoard 09-01-2017, 02:01 AM
Replies: 6
Posted By Century46
multiple grades

I do this all the time...but the grades are the rubric would need to be changed. For example, we have an online grading program with different categories in each subject, so I might...
Board: Fourth Grade 08-18-2017, 02:50 AM
Replies: 7
Posted By Century46
math picture books

I have a collection of over 100 picture books related to math...just google it and you will see. I would be specific about strand...for example. Picture books about geometry. You'll be amazed by...
Board: Fourth Grade 08-15-2017, 02:42 AM
Replies: 7
Posted By Century46

If it were me, because I am a workshop person, I'd do hour long workshops...reading, math and writing and then integrate social studies within the reading and writing blocks. It might look like...
Board: Intermediate Grades (3-5) 08-03-2017, 02:21 AM
Replies: 4
Posted By Century46
Closing Compliments

I have closing compliments at the end of the day, and at first I give many of them...nut soon kids are really great at giving specific compliments for their classmates.

In addition, we read...
Board: The VENT 07-29-2017, 04:59 AM
Replies: 6
Posted By Century46
Can I do this AGAIN!?!

Teachers everywhere are gearing up for another year. In addition to teaching academic content, we take a group of 25 incredibly diverse kiddos and create a community of learners who help one another...
Board: BusyBoard 07-24-2017, 11:17 AM
Replies: 24
Posted By Century46
community supplies

We have solved this issue at our school by simply not having parents get supplies all. Teachers have an allotment of money to spend on school supplies each they ALL belong to the school. ...
Board: Third Grade 07-22-2017, 02:37 AM
Replies: 14
Posted By Century46
Author Study

I often start with an author study of Patricia Pollaco books because we do Personal Narratives as our first Unit of Study in Writing Workshop. Many of her books fit this category and several have to...
Board: The VENT 07-18-2017, 04:24 AM
Replies: 13
Posted By Century46
team dynamics

I'm sure that she will have a million questions during the day to day stuff that will happen as school begins. I use a friend that is in another grade level as a sounding board/mentor as well...
Board: The VENT 07-14-2017, 03:07 AM
Replies: 19
Posted By Century46
extra credit

I head this off at the pass at Back to School Night. My response to the extra credit question: What a great idea! I think that since your child did not master the material the first time that...
Board: Fourth Grade 07-10-2017, 02:51 AM
Replies: 7
Posted By Century46
professional books

I read a couple of professional books every summer. Here are some favorites:

Note and Notice (new one is nonfiction...but I love the first one so am sure this is great as well)
Reading in the...
Board: BusyBoard 07-10-2017, 02:46 AM
Replies: 4
Posted By Century46

I taught multiage until my district eliminated this and two of my four children were in multi age classes for 3/4/5. Good advice above...but basically teach the kids where they are at. If you use a...
Board: The VENT 07-09-2017, 07:54 AM
Replies: 15
Posted By Century46
No Supplies

In my district, we are no longer allowed to ask parents for ANY supplies. I appreciate that we are trying to be responsive to the fact that we are a high poverty area...but now we are forced to use...
Board: BusyBoard 07-08-2017, 10:47 AM
Replies: 7
Posted By Century46
Closing Compliments

I read this to my new third graders each year and then we start "Closing Compliments" at the end of the day. This is a time they can compliment or thank their peers for something specific that...
Board: BusyBoard 07-30-2015, 03:11 AM
Replies: 3
Posted By Century46
Read the both

I have read them them both. However, Reading in the Wild is something I reread over and over and use the various indicators of Wild Readers in my instruction. I use them to launch...
Board: Fourth Grade 07-27-2015, 04:25 AM
Replies: 6
Posted By Century46
scope and sequence

I teach 3rd grade in Indiana, but when I googled Scope and Sequence for my grade level...MANY sites came up with examples, some blogs, some textbook companies, some school districts. You might try...
Board: BusyBoard 05-13-2015, 05:01 PM
Replies: 5
Posted By Century46
Book Club

I've done an after school book club for years. It is for 4th and 5th graders. We focus on the picture book and chapter book nominees for the state book award (20 in each category). Students read...
Board: BusyBoard 05-10-2015, 04:55 AM
Replies: 9
Posted By Century46
I did it this year

I ws moved to 3rd after 12 years in 4/5 looping and it was the most difficult year of my life. The physical move took my whole summer (I"m year round so I only had 4 weeks). Then figuring out third...
Board: Fourth Grade 03-25-2015, 07:32 AM
Replies: 2
Posted By Century46
incoming 4th graders

I am teaching 3rd for the first time this year...but have spent the last 12 years as a 4/5 looping teacher, and here is what my "dream incoming student" would already be able to do:

Write a...
Board: The VENT 03-24-2015, 04:28 PM
Replies: 26
Posted By Century46
been there and still bear the scars

This happened last year at my school with 14 teachers being involuntarily moved to other grade levels. I am now in 3rd (with all of my team new to third) after 12 years in 5th. One teacher was in...
Board: Third Grade 03-10-2015, 02:46 AM
Replies: 12
Posted By Century46
great read

My third graders LOVED this book. Our entire school is going to use it next year as a shared experience with ll students reading it with their classes. There is also a picture book about the same...
Board: Third Grade 03-01-2015, 09:55 AM
Replies: 6
Posted By Century46
Gallery Night

We do a gallery night for each of our three trimesters around a culminating project. Some in the past have been Native American Museum (5th grade teacher then), Movie Night (Kids made a Bill Nye...
Board: The VENT 02-15-2015, 10:55 AM
Replies: 8
Posted By Century46
Indiana by a nose

Though I have friends in New York, Texas, Florida, Georgia and Ohio that are working in states that are also struggling (as I'm sure many, many others are), Indiana tipped it this last week and they...
Board: Third Grade 01-31-2015, 06:18 PM
Replies: 4
Posted By Century46
RW Grades

My kids complete a reading goal page each Monday, sharing what strategies they are working on (these include summarizing, visualizing, character, connections, vocabulary, etc...) and what "evidence"...

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