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Posts Made By: Kat's Mom
Board: BusyBoard 01-13-2019, 01:55 PM
Replies: 8
 
Posted By Kat's Mom
task cards

I like to number the cards and then have a corresponding recordkeeping sheet for each student. I set them in a pile on the floor and let students get up and grab one after finishing a previous one....
Board: BusyBoard 01-13-2019, 01:47 PM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By Kat's Mom
If the Title I offered the classroom teacher money to spend on your students' parents

Hello!

I am the Title I reading specialist in my building. My supervisor wants our building to dedicate a piece of the schoolwide Title I night to a "by invitation" only part at the...
Board: BusyBoard 11-23-2018, 12:06 PM
Replies: 18
 
Posted By Kat's Mom
Totally doing the PJ's thing!

Thank you for the PJ idea; that would make the night simpler yet for families! And I like the idea of wearing them to school the day of too to hype up the event!
Board: BusyBoard 11-23-2018, 11:44 AM
Replies: 18
 
Posted By Kat's Mom
Taoep

Hi, TAOEP,

Yes, this event would not have been considerate if I were in the urban school where I taught years ago; I would have had to be more respectful to many faiths and cultures. The...
Board: BusyBoard 11-22-2018, 10:14 PM
Replies: 18
 
Posted By Kat's Mom
Literacy Night at Christmastime

Hello, friends, Happy Thanksgiving! I am a veteran teacher to my building for many years, but I am new to the reading specialist position in my building. The tradition here has been to have a Title...
Board: Intermediate Grades (3-5) 10-13-2018, 07:04 AM
Replies: 0
 
Posted By Kat's Mom
Task Dependent Analysis (TDA)

Hello, intermediate colleagues!

I am a first-grade teacher recently hired as a reading specialist. My school's data indicates that our students are not showing proficiency on the Task...
Board: BusyBoard 09-19-2018, 04:47 PM
Replies: 6
 
Posted By Kat's Mom
A "gradeless" school

I would love to gather feedback from my colleagues on your thoughts about a school going "gradeless." Students are grouped academically by need, not grade level. "Grades" (percents or letters) are...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 06-14-2018, 07:19 AM
Replies: 6
 
Posted By Kat's Mom
Parent loans to pay for child's college tuition

I am in need of friends who have recent experience with helping pay their student's college tuition through parent loans. Luckily, my daughter is going to a state school and has earned a good...
Board: First Grade 06-13-2018, 07:23 PM
Replies: 8
 
Posted By Kat's Mom
Lunch bunch

On Fridays, I invite the students who had only a minor infraction or no infractions on the behavior chart to lunch in the classroom and play a snippet of a Disney movie during lunch. (One Disney...
Board: Fourth Grade 10-28-2017, 03:42 AM
Replies: 2
 
Posted By Kat's Mom
best practices for practicing spelling words?

Hello, fourth grade teachers!

I am a first-grade teacher facilitating a teacher study group on spelling instruction. The way that I approach spelling instruction at the first-grade level is...
Board: First Grade 10-21-2017, 09:57 AM
Replies: 7
 
Posted By Kat's Mom
letters/sounds

I agree with Lillybabe's advice on presenting only a handful of letters to mastery at a time. Someone else on here once suggested to me that she had a struggling student point to the letters of the...
Board: Fourth Grade 10-09-2017, 12:57 PM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By Kat's Mom
multiplying two 2-digit numbers

Hello, 4th-grade colleagues!

I am a first-grade teacher with a daughter in fourth grade. Due to her math benchmark scores, it was decided to bump her up to math class with the fifth...
Board: Fourth Grade 09-28-2017, 05:23 AM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By Kat's Mom
Center ideas?

Hello, Fourth Grade Teachers!

I am a first-grade teacher getting my reading specialist certification at the moment. I am required to facilitate a teacher study group right now, and the...
Board: Fourth Grade 09-28-2017, 05:18 AM
Replies: 1
 
Posted By Kat's Mom
Teachers Pay Teachers?

I thought I saw them on there the other day?
Board: Fourth Grade 09-28-2017, 05:17 AM
Replies: 6
 
Posted By Kat's Mom
Is this a struggling reader?

There have been some GREAT titles mentioned, but they would be difficult for a struggling fourth grader to read.....depending on how behind the student it, you may want to consider a Magie Treehouse...
Board: Fourth Grade 09-28-2017, 05:15 AM
Replies: 2
 
Posted By Kat's Mom
audio book?

Can you go to the community library and get another title that the child can listen to with headphones while you are reading aloud your book?
Board: First Grade 09-27-2017, 04:47 AM
Replies: 6
 
Posted By Kat's Mom
Another fun one!

"Trash or Treasure?" is the name of the activity. I bought a couple little flip-lid garbage cans at Dollar Tree. I write words on little scraps of paper that contain "real" and "nonsense" words...
Board: First Grade 09-27-2017, 04:42 AM
Replies: 6
 
Posted By Kat's Mom
Partner scavenger hunts

Hi, SunShining,

I like to have a parent volunteer in for crowd control and as the "answer checker" for partner scavenger hunts. I use these a lot in different ways. For example, I might take...
Board: BusyBoard 09-25-2017, 12:44 PM
Replies: 9
 
Posted By Kat's Mom
Thank you!

I knew I could count on all of you to share great strategies....I'm off to research them, thanks!
Board: BusyBoard 09-22-2017, 07:27 AM
Replies: 9
 
Posted By Kat's Mom
Best phonics trick/activity?

Hello, everyone!

I am in a teacher study group where we are discussing how to more effectively provide phonics intervention to students in K-2. I am wondering if you could share with me...
Board: Intervention & Title I Services 09-13-2017, 02:26 PM
Replies: 7
 
Posted By Kat's Mom
I ordered the book, Vet3Teacher!

The title intrigued me so I ordered it! I'll let you know what I think after I'm into it! ;)
Board: BusyBoard 09-13-2017, 09:18 AM
Replies: 2
 
Posted By Kat's Mom
Advanced second grade readers

I used engaging chapter books with my advanced first-grade reading group last year with moderate success. I did find that when I assigned projects to go along with the reading, a couple of the boys...
Board: BusyBoard 09-13-2017, 09:12 AM
Replies: 49
 
Posted By Kat's Mom
Pa

I teach in rural PA; this is my 19th year, and that is our final step. With a master's, I make $67,000 a year. With master's + 30, I could max out at around $75,000. I have very reasonable...
Board: BusyBoard 09-13-2017, 08:58 AM
Replies: 0
 
Posted By Kat's Mom
Writing resource book?

Hello, friends!

I am looking to do a teacher study group to better present/teach writing in the primary grades, 1 and 2. I don't want a book on writer's workshop.....I want more of a "how to"...
Board: BusyBoard 09-13-2017, 08:54 AM
Replies: 13
 
Posted By Kat's Mom
Dibels

As a first grade teacher, I agree that the Dibels testing is time-intensive. Our building works together to make testing more efficient across grade levels by having paraprofessionals show a movie...



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