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Posts Made By: barb7
Board: Writing & Language Arts 08-02-2012, 04:47 PM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By barb7
Also try . . .

readwritethink.org
Board: Writing & Language Arts 08-02-2012, 04:45 PM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By barb7
Maybe you can find help at.....

Try Writing Fix lessons online....google that, won't let me put url in here.:(
Board: Writing & Language Arts 08-02-2012, 04:40 PM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By barb7
Good Advice from Coley!

You'll love the initial definitions, strategies, and overheads that SUTW gives you. Just LOOk at its table of contents, it broad and deep. Start with it for initial instruction and then move into...
Board: ARCHIVE 09-18-2009, 02:52 PM
Replies: 1
 
Posted By barb7
CA 3rd grade seeks East Coast Pen Pals

We live in San Jose, the 3rd largest city in CA in the Bay Area. We would like to exchange monthly letters for authentic friendly letter skills. We are 20 students, however if you have more my...
Board: New Teachers 08-08-2009, 08:38 AM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By barb7
been there, done that!

First, give your 2nd graders a fast reading inventory or look at their enrollment cards to see what last year's teacher said about their reading ability. Those who had 1st grade difficulties and...
Board: New Teachers 07-04-2008, 08:28 AM
Replies: 17
 
Posted By barb7
I like the bin idea,howevwr. . .

I don't want the kiddos getting in and out of their desks so often, so I think I'll tweak your idea a tad. ..they already have plastic shoe boxes in the middle of their teams desks; I'll add another...
Board: New Teachers 06-24-2008, 12:27 PM
Replies: 17
 
Posted By barb7
Here's an additional idea...

I'm right up front telling my students that I understand they sometimes read a book from my library they would like to own and read again and again. So if they want to keep the book, just give me...
Board: ARCHIVE 10-25-2007, 10:56 PM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By barb7
try this

edHelper.com and mathstories.com About $25.00 per year each. They are BETTER than what my district adopted. edHelper is supremely organized by math skill. I cut off or white out their little...
Board: New Teachers 10-25-2007, 10:53 PM
Replies: 26
 
Posted By barb7
Forget The Books--use Word Or Excel

In books you have to hand write student names again and again. Ugh.
For years now I make grade sheets on either an Excel spreadsheet or a Word document with a table.

New subject...just a cut...
Board: ARCHIVE 06-02-2007, 01:16 PM
Replies: 10
 
Posted By barb7
Age Discrimination

What are tactics any of you believe your districts use to get rid of your highest paid teachers?
Board: ARCHIVE 12-07-2006, 06:34 PM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By barb7
You poor guy...

I've been teaching 29 years. Once a situation like yours happened to me. I counted up my sick days, used my union's disability insurance and my doctor wrote me off the rest of the YEAR. We can't...
Board: ARCHIVE 12-04-2006, 01:00 PM
Replies: 11
 
Posted By barb7
Can somewhat identify with you....

I lived in the same town all my life. Because of the way my former husband of 20 yrs. treated me even after the divorce, I chose to move away when my sons graduated and start all over again. It's...
Board: Classroom Management 12-04-2006, 12:18 PM
Replies: 8
 
Posted By barb7
You are right!

In reading you post and rereading my own, I didn't make it clear.....
My students have sat in rows facing forward for all of my 29 years. BUT, I train them in what we call "30 second team...
Board: ARCHIVE 11-22-2006, 08:14 PM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By barb7
something caught my eye....

You should this fifth grade girl does nothing....do you know if she was like this in prior years? If not, find out. This is the primary symtom of ADD females. I teach seminars in ADD-ADHD to...
Board: ARCHIVE 11-22-2006, 08:07 PM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By barb7
enough is enough

First off, listen, you sound scared because she said she was going to sue you. Well, sueing is one thing....winning in another thing. If you belong to your union you should be insured for up to...
Board: ARCHIVE 11-22-2006, 01:25 PM
Replies: 1
 
Posted By barb7
Awesome Fraction Unit

As a graduate of Fresno Pacific University in California, and having taught 29 years with units and manipulatives from their AIMS Math/Science series, I cannot recommend highly enough their ACTIONS...
Board: Classroom Management 11-18-2006, 09:23 AM
Replies: 8
 
Posted By barb7
There's hope....

Have you tried the "team" approach. Put them in teams of four. For EVERY TINY LITTLE direction, assignment, homework, etc. you give them it becomes their responsibility to work as a team to make...
Board: ARCHIVE 11-18-2006, 09:15 AM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By barb7
Zealous parents

They are the bane of our existence, huh. I'm so sorry you are having to go through this right now. M. Kent is right though, do call last year's teacher, I would also go a step extra and either ask...
Board: ARCHIVE 11-16-2006, 03:19 AM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By barb7
Unsure

We are just beginning to write to a class in Hawaii; however, you are so close to us and pen pal writing takes so long in between, do you think it might work to write to two groups at once? Because...
Board: Classroom Management 11-15-2006, 03:52 AM
Replies: 1
 
Posted By barb7
How about?

I've taught 29 years, so please don't discount this idea so quickly as I know it could be controversial. However, I've done it and the results were positive and helpful. I slowed my whole teaching...
Board: Classroom Management 11-15-2006, 03:37 AM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By barb7
With a student like this.....

After you've asked your questions of the paents, you give them information, about ADHD. I am considered a self-taught expert on ADD, ADHD, and non-compliance disorder in my district. Have you...
Board: ARCHIVE 11-15-2006, 03:27 AM
Replies: 22
 
Posted By barb7
No exceptions? What about injured teachers?

If I taught in your district with that expectation I guess they would have thought they had grounds to let me go when I injured my knee and had to sit and teach for three whole years through two...
Board: ARCHIVE 11-15-2006, 03:16 AM
Replies: 20
 
Posted By barb7
Where were you, Julie Ann?

You should have been walking up and down the aisles MONITORING your students AS they took the quiz. As a teacher of 29 years, my experience tells me if you'd been monitoring the quizzes would have...
Board: ARCHIVE 11-08-2006, 09:49 PM
Replies: 12
 
Posted By barb7
You are so right!

I have gone to my union and begun greivance procedures. I read our contract and it states I have a right to face the complaining person(s) and my principal is refusing to let me give them the 1st...
Board: ARCHIVE 11-04-2006, 09:40 AM
Replies: 12
 
Posted By barb7
Well, you all said.....

Thank you much. You all stated and suggested what I know, knew, and understand, but my personal pain at the accusations was great. As for our new principal.....she is devoted to the education of...



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