In this episode, Mom discusses the method she uses for setting up fun and engaging learning centers (after trying every other method on Pinterest). Plus, we talk about how teaching should meet the needs of the whole child, no matter how you set up your day. You can see how her classroom has been set up for centers by watching the following video:
Today we have an interview with Palma Lindsay of KFUNdamentals! Palma is a kindergarten teacher who has stayed on the cutting-edge of educational research and technology throughout her 37-year classroom career. She has taught grades K-8, served as a mentor to new teachers, and shares her fun ideas in her innovative blog which is jam-packed with new and fresh ways to keep the FUN in the FUNdamentals.
Palma discusses in depth her simple plan for making guided reading work in the classroom. She shares some great tips, ideas, and suggestions that are sure to help you plan a great guided reading block that will be fun and enriching for your classroom!
For more information, here are links to the resources mentioned in the podcast:
Guided Reading post: http://bit.ly/guidedreadingpost
Alphabet Pin Cards: http://bit.ly/pinletters
Letter & Number Formation Cards: http://bit.ly/numbertrace
Sight Word Pocket Lockets: http://bit.ly/pocketlockets
iPhone templates from Dragonflies in First: http://bit.ly/TextiPhone
Reading Strategy posters from Mrs. Ricca’s Kindergarten: http://bit.ly/readposters
Writing Prompts on TpT: http://bit.ly/wrprompts
American Flag Writing template: http://bit.ly/flagwriting
Career Writing template: http://bit.ly/careerwr
Instant Writing set: http://bit.ly/instantwriting
Post on how to get EVERY student writing: http://bit.ly/3CardWriting
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