Ideas for teaching Cell Structures and Functions

Cell Structures and Functions are a favorite topic for me. Students love looking at cells under a microscope and students love These activities are created to incorporate reading and writing into the Science curriculum. You can click any link or image in this post to grab the printables and activities for yourself. The informational text … Continue reading Ideas for teaching Cell Structures and Functions

10 Effective Differentiation Strategies for a Variety of Learners

1. Varied challenge levels This is a super simple, but effective differentiation strategy for any teacher. Think about the level of learning you want each student to achieve and start there. You may be asking one student to identify elements of a story, looking for main idea and details. But, another student may need deeper … Continue reading 10 Effective Differentiation Strategies for a Variety of Learners

Week 11 Science Lessons: Soil Formation (3rd Grade)

I am back in lesson planning mode after the holidays and ready to get the rest of your school year planned out! Each week of your school year can now be less of a stress for you because I am going to be sharing my lesson plans with you for free every week!! This series … Continue reading Week 11 Science Lessons: Soil Formation (3rd Grade)