Read more about the article 4 Great Ways to Engage Upper Elementary Students in Collaborative Problem Solving Using Break the Code Activities
Here are 4 great ways to engage students in break the code activities.

4 Great Ways to Engage Upper Elementary Students in Collaborative Problem Solving Using Break the Code Activities

Upper Elementary students LOVE break the code activities. Here are 4 great ways to engage upper elementary students in collaborative problem solving using break the code activities

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Sharing 6 Great Games for Math Workshop and Our Blessings

Games for Math Workshop Every year, I create and stock my upper elementary classroom with a variety of math workshop games that either I have made myself or that I have purchased from other Teachers Pay Teachers sellers or from a teacher store. Never, in my 30+ years as an…

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Read more about the article 5 Ways to Keep Student Engagement High During Your Number Sense Unit in Upper Elementary
Captivate your students' attention and keep engagement high with these 5 elements.

5 Ways to Keep Student Engagement High During Your Number Sense Unit in Upper Elementary

A mini lesson should be 5 - 10 minutes. Try to keep it as close to 5 as possible. Mini Lessons When students are learning new material, they need to be fully engaged. Chances are, a room full of 8 - 11 year olds will not all be fully engaged…

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Read more about the article 5 Ways to Engage Your Students from a Distance During Math Workshop
It's important to keep students' attention with a variety of methods and materials.

5 Ways to Engage Your Students from a Distance During Math Workshop

I am a workshop model teacher. Period. I always have been and always will be. I love the look of students around tables or spread out on the carpet working collaboratively and the sound of students discussing ideas and solving problems. So, in March of 2020, I was a little…

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