2017-01-17T11:04:11ZUse these sample Christmas math word problems as templates for customizing your own festive math worksheets for your elementary students.
2017-01-17T11:04:11ZHere are several tongue-twisting language arts lessons for teaching creative writing to help focus on phonics, parts of speech, oral language, and more.
2017-01-17T11:04:11ZTeach your students about alliteration and they'll have a blast creating their own Christmas Tongue Twisters.
2017-01-17T11:04:11ZHere you will find a variety of impromptu speech topic activities for your elementary students. Use these activities to practice impromptu speaking.
2017-01-17T11:04:11ZStart the year off right with a student welcome letter. Learn tips, suggestions and a sample letter for students and parents.
2017-01-17T11:04:11ZBack-to-School headquarters! September is back to school month, and many teachers are headed back to the classroom. If you're feeling unprepared, About.com has got you covered!
2017-01-17T11:04:11ZSee the definition of the education term homogeneous groups or ability-based groups, where students of similar abilities are taught together.
2017-01-17T11:04:11ZEssential tips to help teachers embrace taking over a teaching position midyear.
2017-01-17T11:04:11ZHere you will find a simple elementary writing rubric, along with a few samples of expository and narrative rubrics.
2017-01-17T11:04:11ZA basic elementary rubric. Learn how to use a scoring rubric in addition to a sample rubric that you can print.
2017-01-17T11:04:11ZHere you will find cooperative learning strategies to help improve your students' skills. Learn what students should do when working in groups, specific roles that will help groups work better, and how to monitor groups.
2017-01-17T11:04:11ZA discussion of how to use Ron Clark's book The Essential 55 in the elementary classroom. The Essential 55 describes the top 55 rules for being a student in Ron Clark's classroom.
2017-01-17T11:04:11ZSee a definition of the teaching term TLM (Teaching/Learning Materials). These are items used in the classroom to support educational objectives.
2017-01-17T11:04:11ZLooking for a cooperative learning lesson plan? Here is a cooperative learning sample lesson using the jigsaw learning method.
2017-01-17T11:04:11ZEssential techniques for scaffolding instruction to support student learning in an elementary classroom.
2017-01-17T11:04:11ZA teacher portfolio can help you land your first teaching job or advance your career. Learn the in's and out's of perfecting your teaching portfolio.
2017-01-17T11:04:11ZChristmas lesson plans, activities, links and ideas to help you celebrate the wonderful holiday season with your students.
2017-01-17T11:04:11ZLearn how to grade elementary students in this in-depth guide for elementary teachers. Discover the do's and don'ts, grading scales, using rubrics and much more.
2017-01-17T11:04:11ZThis list of 40 speech topics can be used for impromptu oral presentations in the elementary school classroom. Make communications activities fun.
2017-01-17T11:04:11ZHere's how to create behavior contracts for the most challenging students.
2017-01-17T11:04:11ZHere are 7 tips to help you dress like a professional elementary school teacher.
2017-01-17T11:04:11ZShould you offer your students extrinsic rewards? Here is a way to offer classroom incentives that cost nothing as your behavior management program.
2017-01-17T11:04:11ZWant to avoid summer brain drain? Discover a list of creative ways to prevent children from summer learning loss by having them partake in these summer enrichment ideas.
2017-01-17T11:04:11ZLearn how to build a classroom community that will help students feel connected to others as well as solve social issues peacefully.