Tuesday class * Christopher Columbus

Tuesday class * Christopher Columbus

Hello friends ! Today I am a day late celebrating Columbus Day - Christopher Columbus is the explorer who is credited for discovering America. Of course, there were already people living in America at the time who we call Native Americans. There even was a European, Leif Ericsson, who had been to the Americas before. However, [...]

Teaching Math with Cookies

Teaching Math with Cookies

Tuesday school lesson * Cookie Math One of the best ways to teach fractions, measurements, addition, and multiplication to young children is to bake homemade cookies. So since it's National Homemade Cook Day let's do some Cookie Math : Teaching Fractions with measurements : You need a basic set of measuring spoons and cups that have [...]

We The People

We The People

This Tuesday school lesson the American Constitution Constitution DayHoliday Description Constitution Day September 17th is an American federal observance that recognizes the adoption of the United States Constitution and those who have become U.S. citizens. It is normally observed on September 17, the day in 1787 that delegates to the Constitutional Convention signed the document [...]

Social Study * Remembering 9/11

Social Study  * Remembering 9/11

Tuesday & we are back in another week of school . Today's lesson is History Tomorrow is 9/11 and a day of remembrance. Do you remember what you where when you heard the news ? My family was suiting in the doctors office in Michigan with my son getting a check up when we saw [...]

Bee in Class

Bee in Class

Time for Class -since it's Tuesday Morning ! Today's Science class * Honey Bee's What is a Bee? Bees, members of the Apidae family, are flying insects that collect nectar and pollen. There are many different types of bees, possibly 20 000 species, and there are many differences between them. Some make honey and some don't. Some [...]

Schooling in the Digital World

Schooling in the Digital World

Welcome to my Tuesday ! I post about school,kids and our local Library I volunteer at. Today's Bell Ringer ? School in the digital world. . Has it changed the way you teach ? Yes or No? How much does it impact you? Technology :  C ynic would say that technology has done nothing to change education. However, [...]

Tuesday”s Bell Ringer

Tuesday”s  Bell Ringer

Today starts with the First week of school tips and plans : AN ORGANIZED CLASSROOM : Having a classroom that is organized and ready for students is incredibly important. Making sure the important items in the class have a place and that they are accessible is key. In your classroom take advantages of shelves and inexpensive [...]