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Posts Made By: teacherski
Board: Second Grade 12-09-2012, 09:13 AM
Replies: 7
 
Posted By teacherski
We were supposed to be

getting GO Math this year, but our district switched at the last minute & we got My Math instead. I am not a fan.
Board: Second Grade 11-18-2012, 05:50 PM
Replies: 9
 
Posted By teacherski
My strategy for students like this

Is to make them go back to the text & underline the text that supports their answer. I start with "right there" answers (no inference at first). Then I have them write their response using their...
Board: Daily 5 10-09-2012, 02:46 AM
Replies: 30
 
Posted By teacherski
Wonderful Resource!

Thank you so much for sharing!
Board: Primary Grades (K-2) 10-02-2012, 05:25 PM
Replies: 13
 
Posted By teacherski
Wow! Looks great!

Can't wait to share this with my team. Thank you for sharing with us!
Board: Primary Grades (K-2) 09-26-2012, 05:00 PM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By teacherski
Apple slices & fruit dip

My grade level did this for a fall staff meeting. We got a bunch of different kinds of apples & a few different fruit dips. We brought our Pampered Chef apple slicers & sliced the apples just before...
Board: Second Grade 09-22-2012, 04:41 AM
Replies: 9
 
Posted By teacherski
My kids like to play race to a dollar

I got it out of a Scholastic Book, but you could easily make the workmats. Put paper landscape divide into 3 columns. Label them with $1.00, $.10, $.01 also put a picture of each if you can. Kids...
Board: Primary Grades (K-2) 09-18-2012, 02:35 PM
Replies: 9
 
Posted By teacherski
We are doing this right now!

in science. Thanks so much for posting!!
Board: Second Grade 09-08-2012, 05:51 PM
Replies: 26
 
Posted By teacherski
Donovan's Word Jar

I like this one because it's a great way to introduce vocabulary study.
Board: Second Grade 09-08-2012, 05:44 PM
Replies: 7
 
Posted By teacherski
Model, PRACTICE, Model, PRACTICE

I totally agree with Dex, you have to explicitly teach your procedures, model the WRONG way, then model the right way. If at first you don't succeed, try try again. I spend more of my time teaching...
Board: Second Grade 09-04-2012, 06:15 PM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By teacherski
Get the Daily 5 Book

By Joan & Gail Bushey. Visit the Peony Room here on PT for Daily 5 tips. Google "just right books" powerpoint - you will find several that are good for explaining choosing books based upon purpose &...
Board: Second Grade 09-02-2012, 10:49 AM
Replies: 9
 
Posted By teacherski
Star Wars Clone Wars

Has an "easier" reading level I bought bunch through scholastic, but I think I've found some at half price books too. I also have these series that are popular with my boys: Zack Files, Henry &...
Board: Primary Grades (K-2) 08-31-2012, 03:06 AM
Replies: 7
 
Posted By teacherski
xtramath.org

I was referred to this site last year by some wonderful friends here at PT and it was great! The kids take a pre-test then do weekly or daily practice - however you are equipped to set it up at your...
Board: Primary Grades (K-2) 08-22-2012, 01:37 PM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By teacherski
Great thread! Here's another

www.xtramath.org

Great site for math fact fluency. You can progress monitor & it tracks it for you - students have their own pin & can sign in at home as well as at school.

BTW - LOVE the...
Board: Second Grade 08-20-2012, 07:13 PM
Replies: 0
 
Posted By teacherski
Getting to know you survey?

Anyone have a good one they are willing to share? We've used the same one for years & we aren't thrilled with it. Looking for something parents & kids can sort of fill out together - some questions...
Board: Second Grade 08-20-2012, 04:10 AM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By teacherski
Context Clue Power points

We have power points for vocab for each story. There is a picture and a sentence with the word in it. We hide the definition of the word behind a "shape" and after students try to determine meaning...
Board: Second Grade 08-16-2012, 05:27 PM
Replies: 6
 
Posted By teacherski
Chrysanthemum, Lily's Purple Plastic Purse

First Day Jitters I use these 3 the first week; we do multiple reads & I use them to launch daily 5 & intro first few CAFE strategies.
Board: Second Grade 08-16-2012, 04:52 PM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By teacherski
I use clip chart & classroom cash

Each color on the clip chart is worth a certain # of points, points convert to $$. Very easy to track & manage for teacher & students! My whole grade level does this & it works well for us.
Board: Second Grade 08-16-2012, 04:46 PM
Replies: 6
 
Posted By teacherski
We use this book too

Two activities that I do:

One is to read the story without showing illustrations, pause peridically (about 3 or 4 times throughout story) & have students draw "the picture they have in their mind"...
Board: Second Grade 08-16-2012, 04:38 PM
Replies: 6
 
Posted By teacherski
We use Fundations

so my word wall consists of the trick words. If you don't have something in your curriculum to give you guidance for words to post, Fry or Dolch lists are excellent high frequency word resources. I...
Board: Second Grade 04-17-2012, 03:21 AM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By teacherski
Did it, Love it, Do it!!

I couldn't be happier! I LOVE, LOVE, LOVE 2nd grade! Taught first for 16 years before making the move, so yes I had to spend more time preparing & getting to know 2nd grade curriculum at first, but...
Board: Second Grade 04-05-2012, 02:42 AM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By teacherski
Now that's funny!

Thanks for sharing!
Board: Primary Grades (K-2) 04-05-2012, 02:38 AM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By teacherski
Free trial next month I think???

They used to offer a free trial during early May for teacher appreciation week. Not sure if they still do this and I don't know what I was registered for - I think a free site called Learning A-z?...
Board: Daily 5 04-02-2012, 02:22 AM
Replies: 1
 
Posted By teacherski
As of Last July at their workshop the sisters

said they were not planning on putting out a math book. They would be putting all the math info on their member website. I don't have a membership so I don't know if that has happened or if they have...
Board: Primary Grades (K-2) 03-30-2012, 02:34 PM
Replies: 9
 
Posted By teacherski
Scholastic's Teacher Express has an ebook

with lessons on using Cinderella stories from around the world
Board: Primary Grades (K-2) 03-28-2012, 03:07 AM
Replies: 1
 
Posted By teacherski
I used to do this with butterfly lifecycle

when I taught 1st grade. I think I used a shell shape for the chrysalis, bowtie shape for the butterfly, can't remember the other shapes I used. Try a google search that's how I find most of my ideas...



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