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Wednesday, May 6, 2015

What I Wish my Teacher Knew About Me

Kyle Schwartz asked her 3rd-grade students to anonymously respond to "What I Wish my Teacher Knew about Me."

The students' responses were sometimes funny, insightful and heartbreaking.

Video link: http://www.cnn.com/2015/04/17/living/i-wish-my-teacher-knew-kyle-schwartz-schools-feat/

Link: http://www.buzzfeed.com/javiermoreno/teacher-shares-heartbreaking-anonymous-notes-from-her-third#.mcyDe3E8e

End-of-the-Year Reflection for Elementary Students

Here is a list of 20 reflective questions for kids at the end of the school year. Although a couple of them are best suited for elementary students, most could be adapted or modified for the MS and HS levels.

Link: http://www.minds-in-bloom.com/2011/06/20-end-of-year-reflection-questions.html

50 End-of-the-Year Reflection Questions for Teachers

John Hardison posted a list created by Tommy Waldrum with 50 questions to help teachers reflect on the past school year.

Link: http://gettingsmart.com/2014/05/50-end-school-year-self-probing-questions-educators/

19 Parents Every Teacher Meets

From the Ghost, to the Bandwidth Burner, to the Accuser to the Supporter, I think I have met them all!

Link: http://www.buzzfeed.com/mikespohr/parents-every-teacher-meets#.hk8ok3p6k

End-of-the-Year Worksheets

This site has a list of sites with suggestions for end of the year activities for students. It will even show you how these worksheets are aligned with the Common Core!

Link: http://www.superteacherworksheets.com/end-of-year-worksheets.html