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Elementary Educators K-8

Welcome Primary Educators! Teaching students from ages 5 to 14 requires loads of subjects to cover and loads of resources to share. Join this group to reflect about your classes and brainstorm ideas for improvement.

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Latest Activity: Jul 12, 2016

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Early Music Education

Started by Christoph Joerg. Last reply by Jessica Owens Dec 13, 2014. 2 Replies

Hello everyone.My name is Christoph Joerg,I am a music and English teacher in china. I would like to use this discussion board to share ideas about music education.Continue

World Maths Day is coming!

Started by Catina Haugen. Last reply by Jessica Owens Nov 8, 2014. 1 Reply

World Maths Day is this amazing opportunity for students to get involved with students all around the globe, compete via some friendly math games and get great math facts practice.  March 1st is the…Continue

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What are you beliefs about your ability to deliver effective instruction while operating under school reform?

Started by Teresa Conley Jun 16, 2014. 0 Replies

Hello,I am looking for people interested in expressing their beliefs about their ability to successfully influence studentlearning while meeting accountability mandates of the Federal and State…Continue

Interview participants needed

Started by Teresa Conley May 24, 2014. 0 Replies

Hello,I am looking for people interested in expressing their beliefs about their ability to successfully influence student learning while meeting accountability mandates of the Federal and State…Continue

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Comment by Mary Watanabe on March 29, 2010 at 5:22pm
I'm looking for literacy educators who use manipulatives (actual or virtual) for teaching reading and writing. I'm interested in multisensory experiences and how that impacts the teaching and learning of literacy skills. Anyone out there willing to share?
Comment by Tammy Jones on February 22, 2010 at 12:19pm
Please vote for my class to win $200. Visit the link below and type my name, Tammy Jones, into the search box and click on the vote button. Thanks!
http://www.weareteachers.com/web/natural-and-social-sciences/mg_vote
Comment by Rich Cantrell on January 2, 2010 at 9:41am
Just finished reading Stones into Schools. Great insight into Afghanistan Pakistan education and everyday struggles of the people. Would recommend the book to all http://www.stonesintoschools.com/
Comment by Ernie Easter on December 20, 2009 at 12:09am
I teach all subjects in grades 7 & 8 in a K - 8 school in rural Maine. We are 1:1 with MacBooks.
Comment by Carol Tonhauser on December 3, 2009 at 5:38pm
I thoroughly enjoyed reading Greg Mortenson's Three Cups of Tea, looking forward to his new book! I just found out that he will be speaking at my Teachers' Convention in February as a keynote speaker, looking forward to his visit!
Comment by Rich Cantrell on November 29, 2009 at 10:18am
Hello All,
Greg Mortenson's new book Stones into Schools will be released Dec. 1. The follow up book to Three Cups of Tea.
http://bit.ly/4upfv8
Comment by stacykasse on November 23, 2009 at 12:03am
So happy to find a group of k-8 educators. I teach third grade in NJ and am always looking for great ideas from great educators. Hope to communicate with you'all soon.
Comment by Karla Duff on November 18, 2009 at 2:20pm
Dear Elementary friends,

I wanted to let you know that I am participating in a Microgrant program sponsored by PCI Education and an online community, called WeAreTeachers.

My project will help connect students to world using technology.

The 10 recipients of this grant receive $200 to aide their work with special education students, as well as a flip video camera. Recipients are selected through an online voting process. SO -- If you have a moment, I'd really appreciate you going online and voting for my project. It would really mean a lot to me to have your vote and support! Just go to http://www.weareteachers.com/web/602148/1 and follow the directions there.

Thanks, Karla Duff
teacher6th
Comment by Jane St. Pierre on November 16, 2009 at 7:38pm
NCTM's sites has many interactive ways that you can use technology to teach math. They are also on Twitter. Each day they send a math problee tweet and later that day you can read the answer. See if your students can beat the time before the answer is tweeted!
Comment by Matt Arguello on November 16, 2009 at 2:21pm
Ditto Malcolm's comment.
 

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