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Word Search Bundle - 16 Word Searches With Over 400 Vocabulary Words!

Help your students learn important vocabulary words from many different theme...

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Art Idea for Learning Analogous Colors!

Photo Source: smART Class How amazing does this zebra look?! We found the c...

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Narrative Writing Anchor Chart FREEbies

Photo Source: Young Teacher Love Kristine over at Young Teacher Love featur...

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Totem Poles - Art Project for Upper Elementary

Photo Source: Thomas Elementary Art We recently stumbled upon this fantasti...

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Awesome Alliteration Activity & Super Snazzy Snowmen!

Photo Source: Apples and ABC's Michelle over at Apples and ABC's put togeth...

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Calendar Math - Quick Daily Math Review Idea

Photo Source: Teaching in Room 6 With the implementation of the new CCSS, i...

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4 Great Activities for Tackling Fractions & Decimals!

Fractions and decimals can be tough concepts for students to grasp. As Stepha...

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"Spring Circle Tree!" A Geometry Bulletin Board Idea

Photo Source: Lessons with Laughter We love when learning and creativity co...

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"Area & Perimeter Robots" Math Activity & Bulletin Board!

Photo Source: Lessons with Laughter Here's another fun activity and display...

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"Fraction Mania!" A Colorful Math Bulletin Board Idea

Photo Source: Tunstall's Teaching Tidbits Check out this gorgeous fractions...

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Fraction, Decimal and Percent Go Fish! Review Game

Photo Source: Teaching in Room 6 Heading into a big test, spice up your mat...

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Falling into Space, Foreshortening Art Project Idea

Lines, Dots, and Doodles Introduce your art students to the concept of fore...

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Coffee Filter 'Stained Glass' Craft for Earth Day

Photo Source: Lessons with Laughter Create a beautiful window display for E...

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Tissue Paper Art - Spring Flowers

Photo Source: Teaching in Room 6 How pretty is this photo?!? I would be lyi...

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Theme and Inference Exercises for Dr. Seuss!

Photo Source: Teaching in Room 6 In preparation for Dr. Seuss's birthday on...

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FREE Printable Writing Paper!

Perfect for your writing center or class work, these free writing paper prin...

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Common Core Aligned Reading Response Printables Plus FREEBIES!

Perfect for small groups, literature circles, centers, reading workshop, any...

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Poetry Unit Plus FREEBIE!

Poetry is important because it promotes literacy, builds community, and fost...

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Harnessing the Sun's Rays for Cooking

Solar energy is a low-cost technology that can be used to heat homes, power ...

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Have A #PlanB?

Middle school teacher, Savannah Kepley of It's Always Sunny in Room 3, highl...

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Phototropism: Why Do Plants Grow Toward Light?

For those elementary students interested in botany, this cool experiment fro...

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Which Gum Brand Lasts the Longest?

Chewing gum; while flavor is key when purchasing a pack of gum, another impo...

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Nail Polish: Price vs. Quality

Ever wonder how drug store brand nail polishes stack up to salon quality pro...

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How Clean is the Air You Breathe?

While it may seem to the naked eye that the air we breathe is clean and clea...

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Keeping Drinks Hot

Whether you're a coffee, tea, or cocoa drinker, if you plan to enjoy a hot be...

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Writing Instruments & Fatigue: Is There An Optimal Writing Instrument for School?

Notes. Completing worksheets. Taking tests. Writing essays. Students do a lot...

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Font and Memory

Class syllabuses. Handouts. Lecture notes and presentations. Throughout the ...

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Beautiful Blooms: What Makes A Flower Last the Longest?

Photo Source: thebottomlessbag.blogspot.com Bouquets of beautiful blooms ar...

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Built To Last - Exploring Skyscraper Design with Legos

Photo Source: buildinglegoswithchrist.blogspot.com Ever wonder what it take...

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All That Glows - Exploring Fluorescence

Photo Source: howstuffworks.com Black lights are not only neat, they can ac...

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Does the Shape of an Ice Cube Affect How Quickly it Melts?

As Christine, Selah Junior High School student, watched the ice cubes in her ...

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Mentos + Diet Coke - Pour Six Sodas At One Time!

Photo Source: stevespanglerscience.com Did you know you could harness the r...

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Recycled Water - Does It Effect Plant Growth?

For students interested in botany, ecology, and recycling, this science fair ...

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Shake It Up! - Which Soft Drink Spews The Most When Shaken?

Photo Source: blog.lib.umn.edu/paldr001/myblog/ We've all made the unfortun...

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Tornado in a Box

Photo Source: instagram.com | hardroadlilly We were inspired by this Instag...

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Hydroponics - What is the Best Liquid for Germinating Seeds?

Photo Source: www.kew.org If your upper elementary/middle school student is...

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