Using Community Resources for Free (and Unconventional) Science Field Trips

My class and I had a fantastic time on our field trip three days ago… at ShopRite! Yes, going to the local grocery store for a middle school science field trip may sound strange, but it was actually an entertaining and very informative way to learn about healthy eating. Just last week, we finished our lessons … Continue reading Using Community Resources for Free (and Unconventional) Science Field Trips

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5 Ways To Keep Up Student Motivation During State Testing

It’s that time of year again—state testing! For months, teachers all over the country have tirelessly reviewed, practiced, and helped their students show off what my dear colleague, Robbi, would call their “AC”– academic confidence. Last week, we finished three whole days of ELA testing. Naturally the girls were nervous, but their anxiety wore off as the … Continue reading 5 Ways To Keep Up Student Motivation During State Testing

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