Welcome to March everyone. It’s the time of year where we are all anxious for spring, and students are getting antsy. Hopefully I’m not alone in this, but around this time of year some of our classroom expectations need a bit of a reset. Sometimes it’s just MY energy and that I just don’t have… Read More Plan B for Story Telling
Sub plans were last on my list of things to do for my first years of teaching. I was planning for the next week ahead, not a hypothetical just in case plan! A whole sub binder? I was definitely NOT that prepared. I finally perfected my Sub Binder. I’m sharing it with you with some… Read More Sub Binder: Snag this Time Saving Freebie!
Welcome to flu season. Ugh. Hopefully your house has missed the bug – mine did NOT. My husband came down with it last week and I was out for THREE days this week. I’m pretty sure I would not have survived without the help of two things: my awesome department and Google Classroom. I want… Read More Sub Plans: Input While You’re Out of the Classroom
Using authentic resources can be great, but sometimes it’s overwhelming for our students. I wanted to share a way I made using the news in Spanish class accessible to my novice learners! One of our Spanish 2 chapters focuses on the media and the news. The times I’ve done this lesson have been great, and the… Read More Exploring the News in Spanish Class