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If you are needing field trip ideas for your home schooler or if you want to show your kids and students different parts of the world virtually, check out these 50 FREE virtual tours that are great for all ages! Home Learning, Fun Learning, Teaching Kids, Teaching History, Teaching Geography Elementary, History Lessons For Kids, Geography For Kids, Elementary School Library, Kindergarten Curriculum

How to Use Virtual Tours for Homeschooling K-12

We are learning how to use virtual tours+ for homeschooling, so I wanted to share some (okay a ton!) that we found and loved. There are so many virtual tours

Summer Nature Scavenger Hunt Summer Nature Scavenger Hunt,FUN KIDS ACTIVITIES Taking a walk with the kids in the summer is even more fun when they have their eyes peeled for all the items on their Summer Scavenger Hunt sheet. This ac Summer Scavenger Hunts, Outdoor Scavenger Hunts, Nature Scavenger Hunts, Scavenger Hunt For Kids, Kindergarten Scavenger Hunt, Preschool Camping Activities, Preschool Schedule, Photo Scavenger Hunt, Babysitting Activities

Summer Nature Scavenger Hunt

Taking a walk with the kids in the summer is even more fun when they have their eyes peeled for all the items on their Summer Nature Scavenger Hunt sheet.

Back Yard Scavenger Hunt [+ Free Printable!] Looking for an activity to get your kids outside and active? Be sure to save the Back Yard Scavenger Hunt picture and printable to get your kids exploring! Outdoor Scavenger Hunts, Nature Scavenger Hunts, Scavenger Hunt For Kids, Classroom Scavenger Hunt, Scavenger Hunt Birthday, Home Activities, Summer Activities For Kids, Outdoor Activities For Preschoolers, Camping Games For Kids

Back Yard Scavenger Hunt with Free Printable

Looking for an activity to get your kids outside and active? Be sure to save the Back Yard Scavenger Hunt picture and printable to get your kids exploring!

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How to Begin the School Year Digitally

Creative ideas for teachers and quality upper grade resources from my classroom to yours.

Phonics instruction is an important part of learning to read. Preschool, kindergarten and first grade students will have a lot of fun practicing all o Phonics Reading, Teaching Phonics, Phonics Activities, Preschool Learning, Teaching Reading, Teaching Kids, Preschool Kindergarten, How To Teach Phonics, Kids Phonics

Phonics YouTube Channels I Absolutely LOVE (and my Students do, too!)

Here are the BEST phonics youtube channels for learning, reinforcing and practing reading skills we're learning in the classroom!

Back Yard Scavenger Hunt [+ Free Printable!] Looking for an activity to get your kids outside and active? Be sure to save the Back Yard Scavenger Hunt picture and printable to get your kids exploring! Outdoor Scavenger Hunts, Nature Scavenger Hunts, Scavenger Hunt For Kids, Classroom Scavenger Hunt, Scavenger Hunt Birthday, Home Activities, Summer Activities For Kids, Outdoor Activities For Preschoolers, Camping Games For Kids

The Funnest Activities and Products to Get Your Kids Outside This Summer – DIY Home Sweet Home

The Funnest Activities and Products to Get Your Kids Outside This Summer. #Kids #Outdoors #DIY #DIYHSH #SummerFun #Summer

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I love using short films to teach reading comprehension skills, and my students love watching them! Show a short film and students are engaged! Also, students who typically Reading Comprehension Skills, Reading Strategies, Reading Activities, Teaching Reading, Guided Reading, Close Reading, Summarizing Activities, Main Idea Activities, Reading Tutoring

Teach Reading Comprehension Skills Using Short Films

I love using short films to teach reading comprehension skills, and my students love watching them! Why do I love using them? Show a s...

Book List: Books with Figurative Language. Books that help teach figurative language, as well as books that feature figurative language. Reading Lessons, Reading Skills, Math Lessons, Reading Strategies, Reading Tips, 5th Grade Reading, Guided Reading, Close Reading, Teaching Writing

Books with Figurative Language

The list below contains the books I have used over the years for teaching figurative language. Some of them are designed to teach about figurative language and some of them are books with figurative language woven naturally into the poem or story. Just recently, we shared how we used one of these books to do a text ... Read More about Books with Figurative Language

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10 YouTube Videos You Need for Social Skills Therapy - Adventures in Speech Pathology

There are so many reasons why I love watching animated clips while working with my social kids: they are short (so you can stop-start to discuss and still get through it all in 30 minutes), they are engaging (so attention is typically not an issue) and they usually don’t have much language (which means lots

 With school closings, I wanted my students to do something fun on their Spring Break. I created these Virtual Vacation Field Trips! You can use them for Spring Break OR as Virtual… Home Learning, Learning Resources, Teaching Ideas, Learning Websites, Teaching Strategies, Teaching Writing, Learning Spanish, Teaching English, Google Classroom

Free Virtual Vacation Field Trips

A teaching blog filled with engaging and helpful resources for the elementary classroom. Come to find freebies and other fun resources!

Looking for things to do with the kids from home? One super fun thing is to take Virtual Aquarium Tours To Take with the Kids! There are quite a few Aquariums that give you a close up look at the different exhibits in the aquarium! Home Activities, Educational Activities, Learning Activities, Continents Activities, Educational Websites, Virtual Travel, Virtual Field Trips, Free Coloring Sheets, Home Learning

Virtual Aquarium Tours

Looking for things to do with the kids from home? One super fun thing is to take Virtual Aquarium Tours To Take with the Kids!

If you are looking to add a high interest activity to your lessons, try using animated shorts. These printables help students compare and contrast. 6th Grade Ela, 6th Grade Reading, Middle School Reading, Grade 3, Fourth Grade, Third Grade, Reading Workshop, Reading Skills, Writing Skills

Using Animated Shorts to Teach Compare and Contrast | Book Units Teacher

The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore to teach compare and contrast. This animated short is a beautiful award winning film. After winning 14 smaller…

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Making Inferences with Short Animated Films

UPDATED FORMATTING! (6/27/2015) If you own this, please download again! :) I used this activity to reinforce my students' inferencing skills and they LOVED it! I have included inferencing questions that correspond to several short films which are easily accessible online. The films range anywhere ...

10 Wordless Videos that Teach Problem Solving 10 wordless videos that teach problem solving – I use these videos with in my speech therapy with older elementary students. You will be surprised how much language you will get from your quietest kids as they Art Therapy Activities, Language Activities, Activities For Kids, Speech Topics For Kids, Motor Activities, Sensory Activities, Therapy Ideas, Speech Language Therapy, Speech And Language

10 Wordless Videos that Teach Problem Solving - Speech is Beautiful

I work in teletherapy, which means that I use a computer to display my materials and activities for my students. I have a couple extremely quiet older elementary students and I decided that video was a way to engage and encourage them to answer questions and retell events. In particular I wanted them to think ... Read More about 10 Wordless Videos that Teach Problem Solving

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How to Assign Google Slide Activities

Learn how to assign Google Slides activities, assignments, and lessons through Google Classroom with this free downloadable guide!

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