7 Creative uses for binders in the classroom and at home Reading, writing, and other language skills are some of the most important things students will learn in school. Nearly every profession these days requires comprehension and expression of the
What is the best in online dictionaries, and learning resources? For many people learning English for the first time or for those looking for great teaching resources we thought we would share our favorite online dictionary with you all. It’s
The Importance of Reading to your Baby and Toddlers When children are getting to school and they don’t have the words to help them tell the teacher what’s the matter or what they want, then we have to take notice.
5 quick writing projects for children I’m interested in writing and sharing literature with the world and inspiring children. As a writer, author, blogger and illustrator because one or two people encouraged and inspired me when I was growing up.
If you are a blogger or just love writing about the stuff you love, getting images which are great quality and 100% royalty free is such a bind. You have to be so careful using images you find online. You
To start the new year off with a can-do attitude we thought we’d share 3 of our favorite teaching resources. These 3 sites offer resources to download and use in the classroom or at home. There are also hundreds of activities sheets
What are Story Starter Cards? Story Starter Cards have been around for a while – you may have come across them on this blog before. They are one sentences which children can use to begin a story. They can be
What are Chat About Cards? Chat About Cards are fun interactive cards which encourage conversations. Children as young as 2 years should be having discussions and learning how to use language. This is best done by having conversations with them.
Any parent or teacher will tell you that there are some children who just don’t like reading. It can be difficult to encourage them to read an activity sheet never mind a whole book! Well, Susan Day who created the
If you have a quick look around the internet you won’t have much trouble finding writing exercises for younger children. However, if your students are gifted or 12 and over you may find it difficult. Well, Astro’s Adventures has come