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Games for Students to Help Build Comprehension : Teaching With Games

Games for Students to Help Build Comprehension : Teaching With Games

Subscribe Now: Watch More: Certain games are great for helping your students build upon their existing reading comprehension. Find out about games for students to help build comprehension with help from an experienced teacher in this free video clip. Expert: Cristina Gutierrez-Brewster Bio: Cristina Gutierrez-Brewster has successfully improved the reading and writing skills of fifth-through-eighth grade, inner-city youths for six years. Filmmaker: Christopher Rokosz Series Description: Being a teacher doesn’t… Read Article →

Nurturing Student Creativity and Passion

Nurturing Student Creativity and Passion

At Philadelphia Performing Arts Charter School, real-world learning and majors in the arts and sciences encourage all students to flourish. String Theory Schools GRADES K – 12 | PHILADELPHIA, PA Explore more resources from this school: www.edutopia.org/school/philadelphia-performing-arts-charter-school

Learning Partners: Co-Teaching With Community Experts

Learning Partners: Co-Teaching With Community Experts

Inviting community members into the classroom to share their expertise can help bring lessons and learning to life for students. Crellin Elementary School GRADES PK-5 | OAKLAND, MD Explore more resources from this school: >>Brittany German: You would besurprised at the amazing things that fifth graders can learn thatyou would never think was possible. They will meet expectationsbeyond your wildest dreams. >>Dr. Dave Miller: So what do you think? Questions?… Read Article →

Students Learn the Skill of Conflict Resolution in a Multi-Age Class

Students Learn the Skill of Conflict Resolution in a Multi-Age Class

In this elective class at Seattle’s Alternative School 1, students from every grade come together to discuss and resolve their differences, creating a forum for social and emotional learning. If you liked this video, please consider subscribing to Edutopia’s YouTube Channel: we're going to do one minute with our eyes closed two three four minutes with our eyes this unique six period elective at as1 begins with Anjum art of… Read Article →

How to Teach Kids to Write a Story: Creative Writing for Kids based on the Animated Film ‘Oktapodi’

How to Teach Kids to Write a Story: Creative Writing for Kids based on the Animated Film ‘Oktapodi’

A brilliant primary teaching idea on how to teach story writing to kids with the animated film ‘Oktapodi’. In this teaching tip video, Stephen describes step-by-step how to teach pupils to plan and write a story based on the fabulous animation ‘Oktapodi’. This great primary teaching idea is excellent for both homsechoolers and classroom teachers alike. Follow the teaching tips and become a better educator! Download the resource pack at… Read Article →