A reader was looking for examples of high-quality books for gifted/talented 4th and 5th graders, but she was constrained to a lexile range of 900-1000. Here are the recs I received…
The prompts of depth and complexity become even more powerful when you combine them into an Iconic Statement!
A daily checklist is a powerful tool (for teachers and students) to remember those important, but not urgent, tasks.
It’s so easy for the daily chaos of suddenly urgent tasks to overwhelm what really matters. How can we better focus on those long-term, important tasks?
One of my favorite open-ended, creative activities becomes even better with careful phrasing on my part. These three questions will help you be the facilitator of a discussion, rather than the authority.
Looking for something to read this summer? Here are a few sorta-teaching-related texts I’ve enjoyed.