This project comes to you at the request of Twitterer @GCcapitalM. I used to believe that a person could never have too many books, or too many bookmarks. Then I moved into an apartment slightly larger than some people’s closets (and much smaller than many people’s garages) and all these beliefs got turned on their naïeve little heads.
As the new school year is about to begin here in the UK, I thought that it might be useful to share some ideas and activities that could be used at the start of the year, to help you get to know your new class:
Teaching Ideas and Resources:
Reception Year / Kindergarten Number Worksheets
Education World offers ten lesson plans designed to teach students to respect diversity and resolve ideological differences peacefully. Included: Ten activities for teaching kids about empathy, anger management, and effective conflict resolution. These lesson plans are just in time for Bullying Prevention Month (October).
Forget everything you know about numbers.
Title – Do Something about… Eating Healthy
The Robin (An Spideog) 32p
Select a Shape: Tetrahedron, Cube, Octahedron, Dodecahedron, Icosahedron Manipulate set shapes in the workspace. Click and drag the shape to move. Solid/Net: Toggle between solid and net to see different views of the selected shape. Color Palette: Select a color to color in faces, edges, and vertices. Click on elements to color them.
Wildlife — By Stephanie on January 11, 2010 at 10:58 am Canada goose protects her young Ever have one of those moments when you think to yourself, “Boy, I wish I had my camera?!” Well, you can enjoy the good fortune of the photographers who were not empty handed when they shot these amazing animal pictures.
If you do use the above children's lesson plans, please take a moment to let us know.