Educators Use E-Readers To Engage Reluctant Readers

E-readers are helping struggling students in an after-school book club to read independently. 4th and 5th graders, will soon be receiving e-readers. They are members of our after-school book club, which also serves as a reading intervention. The book club’s goal is...

Teachers Use Legos To Teach Math, Reading and Science

At a third grade school in Tennessee the kids are using Legos to motivate kids to learn. Teachers are designing lessons using Lego education sets and computers to involve kids in multiple subject learning at one time. The students are discovering what it is like as...

5 Best Tips For Using Pinterest In The Classroom

No matter how hard you work on it, communication seems to be the Achilles heel of every organization and this is why Im’ writing about the 5 Best Tips for Using Pinterest in the Classroom.. As a school we have always posted information in the local paper, read it...

How To Teach English Language Learners With Photos

Teacher Larry Ferlazzo in this blog post suggests several activities, including some that use photos and videos, to help teach English-language learners. In one activity, students view photos and, throughout the week, write words, then sentences and finally essays...