As Seen At Seminars

Here are the links for some of the ideas you may have seen at a seminar.

CTA Good Teaching Conference-2014
downloads and links related to the strategies I shared during the five presentations

simple strategies for making this opening activity even more fun and effective

Birthday Game
the five cards for playing this birthday guessing game with your students and the explanation of how it works

Blackline masters
1 Check Off List, 2 Check Off Sheets, and 2 grade sheets in each set; there are sets for class sizes of 20, 24, 27, 30, and 36 students

Clip Chart eBook
this 30-page eBook will not only show you how to use this simple but effective discipline program but also provide you with some fun ways to expand the whole thing

Closure Activities
eight simple ways to enable your students to process information

kid-friendly symbols for kindergarten classrooms and the eBook that shows you how to get started

iPad Presentation System
a photo of my own presentation set-up and a parts list to help you create your own

Magnetic Tiles
the yellow polygons with an adhesive magnet on the back and a student number on the front

Math poems
rounding, subtraction with regrouping, and mode/mean/median/range

Music Spinner
music playlists used with overhead spinner

Page Pen
the whiteboard marker/cow bell that I use for writing page numbers

Red Hands
for students who blurt out answers

Overhead Spinner
a couple of suggested uses for an overhead spinner

Slide Show
a downloadable PDF version of the slides that are shown before a seminar

Student Achievement
thoughts on Peart & Campbell's research and how it impacts teachers

TV Theme Songs
a sampling of theme songs and how I used them in the classroom

Y-to-i song
from Tim Bedley's CD, Singin' the Standards

Yellow Slips
for dealing with social talking

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