Ideas and resources for Elementary Teachers!
Resources and Lesson Ideas
Student Forecast- Involved in weather!
Have your students get involved in the local weather! Let your students be Jr. Meteorologists and tell the forecast for the week. This would be a great engaging science activity! Check out the video below:
Place values and Numbers 11-19
Here is an idea from a teacher that teachers could use to teach a lesson over place values and numbers 11-19. Watch the video found on teaching channel.org below:
Beyond Fingers: Place Value & the Numbers 11-19
Attention- Getting signals
In the video below, there are some attention-getting signals that would be helpful for teachers who teach elementary students. They are fun ways to get the students attention.
Here's an idea of how to differentiate instruction when teaching math:
Differentiating Instruction Through Interactive Games (Tech2Learn Series)
Using Movement & Actions: The water cycle
Here is a video of a teacher teaching the water cycle by using movement so that the students will remember the steps:
Whole Brain Teaching: Water Cycle Lesson
Resources: Helpful sites
Pinterest is a site that is very beneficial for teachers. Teachers can get many ideas from other teachers. All you have to do is search, click, and pin!
create different boards to categorize your pins
Find subjects that interest you
Find subjects that interest you by searching
Pin the ideas you like, just like that!
Web 2.0: Cool tools for Schools
Web 2.0: Cool tools for Schools is a beyond awesome site for teachers to use for resources! This site gives you many many links to different sites to help you with several different tools you may want to use.
Home page for Web 2.0: Cool Tools for Schools
The sidebar has many different kinds of tools that you can click on.
After clicking on one of the options on the sidebar, it takes you to a new page which offers many different links for help.