Author Archives: onceuponaclassroom
Today in class my third grade student jumps up and yells, “Teacher says a lot more work and a little less conversation people.” ( the class was noisy) A hip swirl would have been even more hilarious but the student … Continue reading
Working on Sl blends with my third graders a child offered the word, “slobbered” as an example. I was thrilled with the more unique answer compared to the other Sl words I had been receiving. I enthusiastically asked the class … Continue reading
Teacher- please read article, discuss setting, and fill out your 100 Book Club Student to other student- no the setting is New Hampster!
Galileo Test Is this the real test? Or common assessment on fact versus fantasy? Caught up in testing There’s no escape from reality. Open your eyes teach, Say bye to those bubble sheets. I’m just a poor kid … Continue reading
Stealing from a friend’s classroom with permission. Teacher- I can only take three parents on our field trip Student- (worried) but teacher I only have two parents.
The transition word was Hotdog. I was asking my new students to start their work on the word “Hotdog.” I play this little game in my room where I purposely say the wrong word a few times. This helps with … Continue reading