There is a terrific post by Carolyn Wilhelmon the Teacher 2 Teacher blog about Presidents Day. A great list of ideas, most of which incorporate high level thinking skills. I especially liked the ideas about separating fact from fiction in the presidents’ lives and about comparing different time periods of the presidencies.
Student Goals Printable - FREE This goal setting printable allows students to make and evaluate academic, behavioral, and personal goals. Ideally, students would fill out one for each quarter (Fall, Winter, Spring). Thanks for looking! Rachel Lynette
Would you use this? Colorable Brag Tags for Big Kids: You give your students the uncolored rectangle. They color, "laminate" with clear packing tape (it is not hard and only takes one piece per side), cut out the shape and punch the hole. The penny is there just to show the relative size. Each one would have a unique design. What do you think? ... See MoreSee Less