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TEACHING TIP: Sloth Jacks

Do your students have trouble with word problems? I have a trick that is fun and educational! Try Sloth Jacks! What are Sloth Jacks, do you say? Well it is a new type of jumping jack that helps kids learn how to attack word problems!

Meet Structured Literacy Coach, Gloria Boyce

Tell us a little bit about your professional background, education, and teaching experience. I’ve been teaching over 15 years and throughout my teaching career, I’ve become a Wilson Language Trainer and Dyslexic Therapist. I have a MST in K-6 grades, MST in 5-9, and MST in Teaching Students with Disabilities. I enjoy when my students first understand a new concept […]

TEACHING TIP: Tic-Tac-Toe REVAMPED!

Want to make Tic Tac Toe or similar games more content-based?  I have the answer with this teaching tip!   Insert what you want the student to master in the blank spaces.  The student has to answer the question or recall the fact properly to claim that space.  My examples below are concerning math content only, but this can apply to […]

Meet Reading Comprehension Coach, Monica Teran

Tell us a little bit about your professional background, education, and teaching experience. I graduated from the University of Texas at El Paso with a bachelor’s in education with a Major in Special Education in 2003 and later with my master’s in education in Guidance & Counseling in 2012. I have over 250 Continuing Education Units from the Texas Justice […]