8 Things to Include in Your Supply Binder

I’m not good at being away - sick or otherwise. I’m a bit of a control freak, and I have a very guilty conscience (I frequently think: “I’m not sick enough to be away”). Really, no one wants to be away from the classroom, but it is inevitable. I try to make sure that I…

This week in our Classrooms: Art

Last week was our last week at the Royal Ontario Museum for the summer. Every year we plan some super cool art activities to complete with our campers and this year they turned out better than ever! All the art was created by campers aged 8-10, aren't they amazing! Kelsey's campers created this amazing 3-D…

Review: Igniting a Passion for Reading by Steven L. Layne

 If you are looking for ways to increase student engagement with books and reading this is the book for you. It is full of amazing tips and ideas, not to mention feel good stories about amazing teachers and lives changed. This book is not about teaching your students how to read but rather how to…