I created and started using some reading test prep vocabulary cards to help my kiddos understand the Reading STAAR vocabulary. You can pick them up for free on my blog if you click the pic.
Archives for March 2013
I just wanted to share a writing pack I created for my students for Earth Day. This year Earth Day is the day before our Reading and Math STAAR test, so unfortunately, we don’t have a lot of time to spend on it. However…I still want to make sure we discuss Earth Day and conservation around […]
Quick freebie! I made some reading test prep vocabulary posters to use with my class the next few weeks while we are reviewing for STAAR. There are 18 mini-posters with terms that I found on reading standardized tests. Click the pic to download.
We sorta have a new class pet that I’ll be introducing to my class soon. I “adopted” Fred yesterday down at South Padre Island. We can watch Fred and his pals here 24/7. If you want to adopt a sea turtle, head over to Sea Turtle Inc. They have a great program and are doing […]
We are studying food webs and ecosystems right now before moving on to adaptations. To help students understand animals’ adaptations, it’s important to teach students about different ecosystems and biomes. After snagging some awesome new clip art from Ashley Hughes, I created Biomes Posters and fold-ups for students to research or take notes on different […]