My Multiple Intelligences – The First Stop on the CareerSmarts Journey | School Counseling by Heart
Wow! What amazing feedback I’ve gotten after my last post, Creating CareerSmarts! Thank you to everyone for your kind comments and enthusiasm. I’m so glad that other school counselors (and other ed…
Learning Styles for Kids, 5 Steps to Discover the Best Types of Learning - Healthy Family and Me
Learning styles. Is there value in using them to educate my child? For sure, find out how to successfully educate your child with learning styles every day.
Strategies for Reaching ALL Learners
Tips and strategies for incorporating different teaching methods to meet the needs of all learners, whether they have visual, auditory, reading/ writing, or kinesthetic learning preferences.
CONE OF LEARNING: Creating Active Learners through Sensory Integration & Hands-On Experiences - Integrated Learning Strategies
How the cone of learning fosters sensory integration and creates active learners.
Five Favorite Pins of April - 2014 - Make Moments Matter
I will admit, I spend a lot of time on Pinterest browsing ideas, getting inspiration, and seeing how other teachers decorate and plan for teaching. Pinterest can be a really great tool to help you plan for your own classroom and inspire you to try new things. Why not share […]
Sticky #teaching: Understanding what a #brain can't ignore. | Free Sticky Teaching Poster | There’s been significant traction with my sticky teaching infographic. When I created it, it was for a specific purpose, but I created a generic version and put it on SlideShare and it got over twenty thousand views. One of the most common requests was from teachers who wanted a poster to put it up in a resource location, or place like that. So I created this version of the poster.
11 Good Study Habits to Better Understand Your Lessons
Are you a student looking to build good study habits? Is your daily routine not as effective as it could be? Maybe it’s time to follow a new study schedule that will help you better retain material, manage your time and even help you improve your concentration and focus. Here are 11 habits you can use to enhance your learning style, develop a good study routine and start achieving your educational goals. Good Study Habit #1 - Know Your Dominant Learning Style It’s important to know that…
Quick Ted Talks to Develop Leadership and Character – Engaging and Effective Teaching
Talking to high school students about leadership and character is tricky. Most of what is said sounds cliche at best and patronizing at worst. So I turned to Ted Talks for a little help. Following is a list of talks that are brief - six minutes at most - and often funny. They approach the ...
How to Teach Blackout Poetry - Just Add Students
Here's a step-by-step lesson plan on how to teach blackout poetry. Your students will love it -- it's a great way to complete a poetry or creative writing unit. Students will use higher level thinking to create theme, imagery, and vivid word choice. #poetry #blackoutpoetry #lessonplan
25 Podcasts to Keep Kids Entertained During Quarantine
The best podcasts for kids are include history, mystery, and storytelling. These are the educational family podcasts parents will like too.
Using Podcasts in the Classroom - Teach Create Motivate
Are you using podcasts in your classroom yet? There are LOTS of benefits of using podcasts in your classroom with your students! Foster reflective thinking with this FREEBIE and start using podcasts with your students today!
8 Great Educational Podcasts for Kids | Cult of Pedagogy
Looking for more ways to enhance learning with technology? Consider podcasts: This excellent collection of eight can be shared with your students tomorrow. #CultofPedagogy #classroomtechnology #flippedclassroom #teachwithtech #techintheclassroom #earlyelementary #upperelementary #middleschool #highschool #ELA #science #musiced #podcast