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Kristy

  • Graffiti Brainstorm Teaching Strategy

    Using a graffiti brainstorm is great way to activate students’ knowledge about a topic of study. How Does The Graffiti Brainstorm Teaching Strategy Work? Create stations by posting several topics/questions/ideas (related…

  • Free classroom decor ideas for middle school classrooms from 2 Peas and a Dog.

    Free Classroom Decor

    Accessing free classroom decor is important for all teachers. Money is tight at the end of the summer after not being paid for 2-3 months. Last week a teacher reached out…

  • Classroom Management Strategies For Middle School

    Classroom management strategies for middle school are not the same as elementary strategies. Middle school students are a unique mix of child and teen. Classroom management is a hugely important skill…

  • Is your classroom messy? Do you have trouble finding items? Check out these classroom organization ideas from teachers for teachers.

    Classroom Organization Ideas

    Is your classroom messy? Do you have trouble finding items? I love organizing my classroom. I am always looking for the best teacher organization ideas. I love looking at how other…

  • Students find determining what's important challenging. Use this strategy to increase their confidence.

    What’s Important Teaching Strategy

    The what’s important teaching strategy is a fantastic way to help students learn. It can be hard for students to determine what’s important in their classroom readings. Use this strategy to…

  • Engaging and relevant digital back to school activities for middle school students from 2 Peas and a Dog.

    Digital Back to School Activities for Middle School

    It is officially back to school season. This year will look a little different than previous years given the different health regulations to help prevent the spread of Covid-19. I have…