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Raki's Rad Resources · 7M ago

10 Ways to Make Projects Work for Low Level Students

Recently I wrote a post about why low level/ low income students need projects as much as higher level students. After I wrote this post, I had quite a few questions about how to implement projects with low level students. So today's post is 10 Tips ...
Raki's Rad Resources · 7M ago

Silly Songs Boost Memory

Memory tricks, mnemonics, hand movements, dances; every teacher I know has a few tricks up...
Raki's Rad Resources · 8M ago

Math Fact Quiz Updates

So it's that point in the year for me that my supplies are slowly starting to run out, inc...
Raki's Rad Resources · 8M ago

Low Level / Low Income Students Need Projects Too

In my experience, I have found that low level / low income students often don't get access...
Raki's Rad Resources · 8M ago

Using Weebly Blogs as "Cloud Storage"

This year my school has 2 computer labs that the elementary classes can access, when they are not being used for testing. I also have 6 computers in my own classroom that students use regula...
Raki's Rad Resources · 8M ago

3rd Grade Hallway Displays Connected with Serious Learning

My hallway displays are often very minimal but right now I have a few cute displays that I...
Raki's Rad Resources · 9M ago

3rd Grade Lesson Plans for the First Week Back from Winter Break

The winter holiday for me is always a time to relax and enjoy time with my family. I recharge my batteries and then right before it's time to go back to work, I do what I call "super planning sessions" where I look at what we have left to do during t...
Raki's Rad Resources · 9M ago

10 Technology Lessons That Are Worth Making Time For

Technology is often referred to by teachers as either an after thought or "one more thing ...
Raki's Rad Resources · 11M ago

A Fun Alternative to the Vacation Work Packet

Next week we have the week off for Thanksgiving. While I am excited to have the time off, I worry about my students losing all of the momentum that we have built. In order to help them keep their momentum, I am assigning Thanksgiving homework. Howeve...
Raki's Rad Resources · 11M ago

Birthday Present Giveaway

Today is my birthday. I turn 34 today. One of the things in my life that makes me happiest...