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Lisa Allen
Intellectual Disabilities: Students with an intellectual disability might have difficulty in motivation. It's important as a teacher to provide student motivation because it helps them understand that they can achieve what they want! Behavior Management, Classroom Management, Anger Management Activities, Parenting Advice, Kids And Parenting, Foster Parenting, Parenting Classes, Parenting Styles, Peaceful Parenting

Stop Saying "You're So Smart" - Growth Mindset

Last year, my school invited Eduardo Briceño to talk to us about the importance of having a growth mindset, a concept from "The Power of Belief - Mindset and Success" and this book by Carol Dweck (affiliate link)! He basically asserts that there are two types of people: those who think intelligence and skills are fixed/unchanging and others who believe they are able to be developed/honed. In his speech and his book, he discusses one thing that we all (likely) have done: tell a student how…

Parents have various reasons for choosing home schooling over traditional school teaching and one very evident reason is cost. But is it necessarily true that home schooling does not involve a lot of cost? Well, if you think that y Learning Websites, Home Learning, Fun Learning, Learning Activities, School Websites, Educational Websites For Kids, Lapbook Templates, Lesson Plan Templates, Planning School


Just a bunch of useful links! There are so many more sites than I listed but these are my favorites. Everything listed has something for free and most of the sites are completely free resources!

Kids playroom is often fused with kids room to ease parents to supervise their kids. Therefore you need to kids playroom decor appropriate to the age their growth

Playrooms & and Adventures at Ikea

I'm kind of giddy. We went to Ikea, and we got the goods: 12 frames for my b&w gallery wall (and a few extras, of course). Someone in this family is going to have a good Saturday, and it's not going to be Mr. Hubs. You see, he'll be the one hanging said frames, and well, he hates it it's not his favorite thing to do. We almost didn't make it to Ikea, and we probably shouldn't have gone. Stella said that her tummy hurt, so we decided to stay home. After I finally convinced her to eat…

and Neon. First Grade Fancy: The BIG Classroom RevealBlack and Neon. First Grade Fancy: The BIG Classroom Reveal First Grade Classroom, New Classroom, Classroom Setting, Classroom Design, Classroom Themes, Reading Corner Classroom, Preschool Room Layout, Classroom Checklist, Kindergarten Classroom Setup

The BIG Classroom Reveal

Well, after hours upon hours of hard work, I am definitely ready for this new group of kiddos. Here are pictures of my classroom. Taken s...

Raising children made easy with excellent parenting advice. Use these 28 effective parenting ideas to improve toddlers who are happy and brilliant. Child development and teaching your toddler at home to be brilliant. Raise kids with positive parenting Education Positive, Kids Education, Parenting Advice, Kids And Parenting, Parenting Quotes, Natural Parenting, Parenting Classes, Parenting Styles, Gentle Parenting

29 Ways to Ask Your Kids “How Was School Today?” | ACN Latitudes

This list is great for all parents. Try asking your kids these questions the next time they come home from school!

What a wonderful teaching tool for social skills! I might have to get this for my high school students. Planning School, Bible Study For Kids, Bible Verses For Kids, Kids Bible, Bible Lessons For Kids, Religious Education, Character Education, Kids Church, School Lessons

Kids Virtue Poster

A perfect "send home" item for parents and grandparents, and a great gift for your child's teacher! We Choose Virtues is a creative, intuitive and relational way to integrate character skills training into real life using a simple, precise language. With Virtues, parents and teachers have a with a practical plan to Simply Inspire Character that Lasts…and kids love the process! How to Use this tool: Teach the virtues and antonyms When a problem arises in the home or classroom, send the…

50 Life Science Books for Preschool Do you have a hard time finding age-appropriate science books for preschool and kindergarten? Here’s a great list of age-appropriate life science books preschool and kindergarten kids will love AND understand! Preschool Books, Kindergarten Science, Science Books, Preschool Learning, Science Classroom, Teaching Science, Science For Kids, Science Activities, Science Lessons

50 Life Science Books for Preschool

50 age-appropriate life science books for teaching science in your preschool or pre-k classroom.

How to Keep Gifted Students Engaged and LearningYou can find Gifted education and more on our website.How to Keep Gifted Students Engaged and Learning Gifted Education, Special Education, Physical Education, Early Education, Education Quotes, Teaching Strategies, Teaching Tips, Classroom Organization, Classroom Management

How to Keep Gifted Students Engaged and Learning

Anyone who knows me, reads this blog, or uses my resources knows that I am passionate about differentiation. I think that is because I grew ...

Back to School writing, math, reading, projects, and more that are standards… 1st Grade Writing, First Grade Reading, First Grade Classroom, Teaching Writing, Teaching Ideas, Kindergarten Names, Kindergarten Reading, Kindergarten Classroom, 1st Day Of School

Back to School Galore for FIRSTIES: Photo Booth, Getting to Know You, and More!

Back to School writing, math, reading, projects, and more that are standards based, fun, and meaningful! $

Think it's hard to find good movies on Netflix? Here's a list of almost 300 of the best family-friendly and Christian movies on Netflix streaming. (Netflix changes movies regularly, but this is a good place to start.

10 NetFlix Shows We Use for Homeschool * Our Good Life

Netflix shows to use for homeschool

Why & How to Implement a Homeschool Schedule {with a video} Part 1 of 2 - Great Resource for Homeschooling Parents School Plan, School Week, School Ideas, School Schedule, School Tips, School Stuff, High School, Homeschool Curriculum, Homeschooling Resources

Why and How to Implement a 4-Day Homeschool Schedule {Part 1}

While I would love to don my Super-Homeschool Momma cape and effortlessly complete all of the needed tasks of playing wife, mother, and teacher five-days-a-week, I know there are only so many hours in the school week with which to complete all those tasks and only one of me to complete them. And besides, the Super-Homeschool Momma cape that I ordered seven years ago when I started this "little thing" called homeschooling is still on back order. I'm not expecting it to arrive anytime soon…