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Read Aloud: Acting Out Verbs

Read Aloud: Acting Out Verbs

Heidi Jo Gallagher | Wichita Collegiate School | Wichita, KS During story time, the students actively participate in learning action verbs. This helps the students remember the meaning of the word through a physical activity. Teach for Life is a global movement of people sharing knowledge to better educate our children and create hope for the world. Find more educational videos, learn more about the movement, or learn how to… Read Article →

Why Are These Children Acting This Way?  (Video #165)

Why Are These Children Acting This Way? (Video #165)

This Apples Video Magazine features Dina Emser who works as a Certified Professional Development Coach and Educational Consultant; Dr. Steve Vaupel who works with children and adults who are deaf; and Angela Searcy who develops behavior modification programs from a neuropsychological perspective and creates professional development grounded neuroscience research related to adult learning. All behaviors communicate messages. Children need teachers who model and encourage respectful interactions. Examining our own behaviors… Read Article →

Effective Teacher-Child Interactions

Effective Teacher-Child Interactions

Learn how the CLASS measure organizes effective interactions and why these interactions matter for children’s learning and development. economic research makes it hard to deny that investment in early childhood development is the smartest strategy that we can make there's really no more fertile period of time for investing in human capacity we're having a national debate right now about effective teaching we're focusing in ways that we never have… Read Article →

STORYTELLING GAMES | CREATIVE WRITING

STORYTELLING GAMES | CREATIVE WRITING

Do you struggle with getting your kids to write? Why not try these educational games to inspire creative storytelling. I struggled with […] Continue reading here: Share pics of your projects with me! hi everybody today I want to share with you three games that encourage creative storytelling and if you have an older child then you can take that storytelling and turn it into a written story so the… Read Article →