Sunday, April 26, 2015

MzTeachuh: Best Articles for Educators 4/26/15

MzTeachuh: Best Articles for Educators 4/26/15: Vicki Davis’ truth: The courage to speak out about injustice http://thecornerstoneforteachers.com/2015/04/vicki-davis-truth-the-coura...

Best Articles for Educators 4/26/15

Vicki Davis’ truth: The courage to speak out about injustice

http://thecornerstoneforteachers.com/2015/04/vicki-davis-truth-the-courage-to-speak-out-about-injustice.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feedutm

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Research Shows Kids with ADHD Can 'Squirm to Learn'

http://www.educationnews.org/k-12-schools/research-shows-kids-with-adhd-can-squirm-to-learn/ 

More Quality Time Is the Best School Weapon In the Battle Against Poverty

Research Shows Kids with ADHD Can ‘Squirm to Learn’ - See more at: http://www.educationnews.org/k-12-schools/research-shows-kids-with-adhd-can-squirm-to-learn/#sthash.qSenWvmZ.dpufFive-Minute Film Festival: 8 Podcasts for LearningMore quality time: Schools’ best weapon in the battle against poverty

http://hechingerreport.org/more-quality-time-schools-best-weapon-in-the-battle-against-poverty/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+HechingerReport+%28Hechinger+Report%29 

Young Women on the Spectrum 

http://www.specialneedsdigest.com/2015/04/young-women-on-spectrum.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+blogspot%2FLUdSt+%28Special+Needs+Digest%29

10 Ways to Teach Innovation

http://blogs.kqed.org/mindshift/2013/04/10-ways-to-teach-innovation/

Strategies for Helping Students Motivate Themselves

http://www.edutopia.org/blog/strategies-helping-students-motivate-themselves-larry-ferlazzo

6 Simple Takeaways From 32 Years Of Teaching

http://www.teachthought.com/teaching/teacher-advice-turning-32-years-into-6-simple-takeaways/ 


 

MzTeachuh: Who Took You By The Hand?

MzTeachuh: Who Took You By The Hand?: Folk Art  Jed Alexander Usually your mom. Mother's Day May 10.

Who Took You By The Hand?

Folk Art  Jed Alexander


Usually your mom.

Mother's Day May 10.

MzTeachuh: Don't Give Up On Your Child's Learning

MzTeachuh: Don't Give Up On Your Child's Learning:  Accept a word of encouragement: learning may hit a flat spot, but improvement will happen. Keep going! I've been a teacher and a mom...

Don't Give Up On Your Child's Learning

 Accept a word of encouragement: learning may hit a flat spot, but improvement will happen. Keep going! I've been a teacher and a mom...hang in there!
 This is a very thorough link with excellent ideas for reading improvement. Keep at it, don't give up!
Wow, love this book.

1. Strategies to Improve Reading Skills at Home or School

Reading Improvement Strategies


Keeps your math thinking clear.
This next link is for math improvement. Although it is clearly written by a math person for upper grades, I really appreciate the advice for visual learners and this can be useful for lower grades. It is so wise to write your work carefully. If possible, it is also smart to use appropriatesized graph paper for scratch paper and block out each section you've used for each problem so you can so back over and check your work, which is the method of high achievers. 

2. Top 10 Strategies to Improve Your Math Grades


 Communication always so important. Here's is another great site for ideas.

3. Foster Language, Reading, and Writing Improvement at Home

http://dyslexiahelp.umich.edu/parents/living-with-dyslexia/home/foster-language-reading-writing-improvement-home 

Family Councils
Plan fun things, doesn't have to be a crisis.

Communication in the family can help, too. Creating a comfortable, caring, creative learning environment is a family affair.

4. Family Councils: The Key Is Communication

http://extension.missouri.edu/p/GH6641 

 

MzTeachuh: National Poetry Month: Poems #20 and #21

MzTeachuh: National Poetry Month: Poems #20 and #21: The Old Guitarist, Pablo Picasso La Guitarra, The Guitar Federico GarcĂ­a Lorca Empieza el llanto de la guitarra. Se ...