Some Favorite Free Teacher Resources & Downloads!
FREE Comprehension Rating Display~ To check how the class is doing, have students hold up a whiteboard slate so only the teacher can see it. Or, have students write their number at the top of classwork papers so you know who needs some additional support. Kids don’t risk embarrassment and everyone gets the help they need! Check it out!
FREE Constitution Day Lesson Idea~ Looking for a way to make the Constitution accessible and interesting? Why not have your students write their own Constitution like the one here from Kreative in Kinder? Tie into Charlie Brown’s The Birth of the Constitution, David Catrow’s We The Kids, or Jean Fritz’s Shh! We’re Writing the Constitution! Check it out!
FREE Activity~ Concentric Circles is an engaging game you can play anytime students need a brain break. It’s perfect for incorporating think-pair-share with movement for those kinesthetic learners! Circle up any time you want to review content, have students re-teach concepts to one another, move concepts from short-term memory to long-term memory, or summarize a reading assignment. This quick, easy activity also comes with lots of ideas to get you started!
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FREE Online Math Practice~ Check out this quick overview of the web-based XtraMath math fact practice program. Teachers can set up class practice and print out reports. Or, it can be used by parents or students for independent practice. Basic, straightforward, and easy-to-use. Best of all… no ads!