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Market Day

Have you ever dreamed of having a student directed Market Day? Having your students go through the process of creating a business to open at school is a very rewarding project. This can be done in as little as 1 month or ran all year long. Cereal Tic Tac Toe  Creating classroom designed money Creating jobs …

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Pillars of Adult Learning Theory

Andragogy and Self-Directed Learning: Pillars of Adult Learning Theory Constructing understanding of the peers (adult learners) you are about to train is very important for many reasons. It requires for the facilitator to understand both cognitive and metacognitive elements for themselves and the people they are teaching. You must be able to teach them to…

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Math in Sports

I wanted to come up with a fun and exciting way to integrate sports into my third grade math classroom so I decided to check out the scores of some awesome teams! I had attended a math PL where my Math specialist had used a score print out to solve a problem dealing with touchdowns…

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National Pi Day 3.14

Today is National Pi day! March 14 marks the first three numbers of Pi, 3.14. Last year was an epic Pi day because of being 3.14.15.  Here are a few quick resources to use with your elementary school aged children!  1. Check out this video on the Sounds of Pi The Sounds of Pi   …

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Screencast Programs… Which is the best?

I had sent out a tweet a while back and I asked the Twitter world if anyone wanted me to review any new technology. I got a few likes and re-tweets, but one person sent me a tweet asking if I would look for the best screencast program to use. I was on a mission….

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