Sweep Activities and Lesson Plans for 2022

Elementary teachers looking for lesson plans and activities for Sweep will love this post. It includes resources recommendations, teaching ideas, and information about the book. You’ll have what you need for your next interactive read aloud lesson! With a theme of feelings, this Sweep picture book by Louise Greig is a favorite in 1st, 2nd … Read more

Why I Do a Word Problem of the Day

We know that word problems are often a struggle for students. My first year in the classroom, when my students sat down to do the complex, open-ended part of our state assessment in February, I had a gut-wrenching feeling that I hadn’t prepared them. We did some word problems within each of our units. But, … Read more