Behavior management.  You have to have it.  It's the area that most beginning teachers struggle with and it's the area that seasoned...
Parent/teacher conferences are around the corner. You dread meeting with all those parents who think their child has no faults or that thei...
Phonics.....so much skill and drill.  Read and reread.  It can be monotonous and boring for many students learning to read.  Engagement is c...
Who else is ready for school to start?  I have been thinking a lot this summer about how to set my new students up for success right from t...
Looking for a fool-proof way to have pencils last you the ENTIRE year?!?!?  Yes, I am not kidding!  Since I have implemented this concept 5 ...
I'm so happy that you are interested in joining the island email list!  By joining today you will receive many ideas for teaching ...
Are you looking for a BETTER way to efficiently manage classroom behaviors?  Do you want something that will fit with any behavior manageme...
Are you looking for something that has ALL of your students engaged?  Do you hate planning out activities that are exhausting? Have you tri...
Looking for a project for Valentine's Day or Mother's Day that is as sweet as can be? These Valentine's Day cards are perfect a...