# Four Easy Steps for Flipping the Classroom

Last weekend, I presented at the SGV Summit and one of my presentations was on “Four Easy Steps for Flipping Your Classroom”.  The attendees were amazing and I was so excited to receive such positive feedback on this session.  Since there is so much information to cover in this session, I promised the attendees that… Read More Four Easy Steps for Flipping the Classroom

# Second Chances: Allowing Students the Opportunity to Improve

To Give a Second Chance or Not Give a Second Chance, That is the Question It’s very natural for any teacher, who has been teaching for an extended period of time, to look back at the beginning of their teaching career and think, “Is that really how I used to do things?”  I’ve been in… Read More Second Chances: Allowing Students the Opportunity to Improve

# Take a Leap, Jump Out of Your Comfort Zone

As I have participated in a variety of educational Twitter chats this week, I have noticed one common idea among all of the educators.  For educators, this idea could be terrifying or unnerving.  It could be intimidating and potentially frustrating.  However, it also has the ability to create and implement educational strategies that are highly effective… Read More Take a Leap, Jump Out of Your Comfort Zone

# It’s Been Awhile…!

I am sorry to say that I have not been very good about keeping this blog up to date.  However, I am hoping to stay on top of it this school year, especially since I just started my own TPT store!  Yay!   Check it out HERE.   I have created so many things this… Read More It’s Been Awhile…!

# Fun with Skittles – An Activity with Fractions, Decimals, & Percents

When teaching fractions, decimals, & percents, I try to make it fun because the students tend to struggle with converting between the three.  By bringing in Skittles, the students will be able to complete the activity in an enjoyable way! I did this activity a few years ago and it was a great success!  I… Read More Fun with Skittles – An Activity with Fractions, Decimals, & Percents

# Ratios, Proportions, & Scale Project – Dream Bedroom

My goal this year is to implement projects into my classroom.  I believe project-based learning is a great method for students to learn.  It allows them to get away from the typical “lecture” style classroom and work with materials and ideas that they have not work with before. So, this week I created a “Dream… Read More Ratios, Proportions, & Scale Project – Dream Bedroom