Read Aloud Schedule

In my second year as a 5th grade teacher, it is time for a set progression of read aloud books that allow us to connect to content in class and to explicitly learn specific reading strategies.

Math Daily 3 and Task Board

The second item on my back to school list is a math task board similar to the one that I made for reading. This seems simple enough, in fact, I will likely end up making a modified copy… Read More

ThatQuiz.org Review

One of the best tools that I have come across for basic math skills practice is ThatQuiz.org. ThatQuiz is a fantastic resource for teachers who have students who need skill practice and access to enough devices. ThatQuiz is… Read More

Reading Task Board

August is here, and that means that it is time to really start planning for the new year. At the end of last year, I made myself a list of things that needed to get done this summer…. Read More