Postlight Reader is a Google Extension that allows you to remove webpage noise and clutter from an article to make it easier for students to read.
Tuesday, January 31, 2023
Tuesday, January 24, 2023
Keyboard Shortcuts for Chromebooks
I found a great article that lists some great keyboard shortcuts for Chromebooks.
Tuesday, January 17, 2023
Card Games in the Classroom
Last week I talked about using board games in the classroom. They can be used for recess but are also a great way to practice a variety of skills.
You can also use a deck of playing cards to help students show skills they know and have learned related to IEP goal and objectives or state academic standards. Here are 16 Card Games That Will Turn Your Students Into Math Aces (https://www.weareteachers.com/math-card-games/) and that you can use to test math skills in your classroom.
You can also check out 18 Fifth Grade Math Games for Teaching Fractions, Decimals, and More (https://www.weareteachers.com/fifth-grade-math-games/) which can be used for teaching and assessment as well.
Tuesday, January 10, 2023
Board Games in the Elementary Classroom
As we approach the heart of the winter here in Michigan, students will be spending more and more recesses inside. Teachers are always looking for activities to keep kids occupied during these times.
Have you considered board games?
Besides being a fun activity for the kids during these unplanned times, board games can be a great way for a student to show skills related to IEP goals or state academic standards. For these reasons board games are great items for your classroom.
Here is a list of 21 of the Best Board Games for the Elementary Classroom (https://www.weareteachers.com/best-board-games-for-elementary/).