You know you’re a teacher when you get your best teaching ideas from the most random places. Recently, for me, it was the grocery store! The inspiration: a pack of mini cereal boxes. The idea: a 3-dimensional “RIP DEAD WORDS” word wall display! Talk about spicing up your word wall… AND students’ vocabulary… all at the same time.
DAY 1 – DRAWING THE PORTRAIT: I am not an artist working on improving my artistic skills (see what I did there… I replaced that negative self talk with something a bit more positive!). Although I am getting better, I can’t deny the fact that I can barely draw a dog to save my