The Dot by Peter H. Reynolds - creating art with dots - coffee filter art, circle painting
Today, we will learn how to make our English sound better. We will learn words that can be used in place of simpler words. For example: "very good" can be replaced with "awesome" or "superb" to make your English sound more evolved. 1. Very angry = Furious I was furious at him for copying my answer! 2. Very bad = Atrocious He attempted an atrocious imitation of my English accent 3. Very tired = Exhausted I was exhausted after the marathon. 4. Very tasty = Delicious Your mom cooks delici
Thinking & Talking About Math is more powerful for the learner than Chanting
Math word walls have completely changed my teaching! From reminders to student independence to making the room an inviting place to learn, there are so many positives. In this post I want to highlight 5 reasons I believe so strongly in math word walls, especially ones that show examples and concepts in context. I'll also include photos of the word walls I've made covering grades 5, 6, 7 and 8 and Algebra, Geometry and Algebra 2.
Higher order thinking in math
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To help students establish a math community. This is essential for our three part math lessons. Math bulletin board with math vocabulary present at all times. Add anchor charts and examples of math objectives.