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Grades 4&5! Roots... big in 5th grade Word Study.  Plus, this blog has lots of other great anchor charts and organization ideas.

Love this chart for fifth grade using Greek and Latin roots in word work! I keep seeing this type of question on the MAP for my high schoolers."using your knowledge of Latin root words.

plant maze: plants grow toward the light

Show kids that plants will grow towards the light by making a plant shoebox maze. credit: Plants for Kids. I also want to do a garden in a glass box so kids can see what goes on underneath. Part of science and discovery center.

Team Building activities...family reunion games, back to school, youth activities. I'll be happy I pinned this later.

Team Building activities…family reunion games, back to school, youth activities. I’ll be happy I pinned this later. @ decorating-by-day

Heat changes things. Solar Ovens cooking smores

how to make a solar oven from a pizza box - The tinfoil reflects the suns heat into the box lined with black paper. Apparently she has cooked cookies this way as well! Below is a tutorial for how to make a solar oven from a pizza box.

36 Clever DIY Ways To Decorate Your Classroom

36 Clever DIY Ways To Decorate Your Classroom The classroom of your dreams is easy to achieve with a little DIY magic.

To understand cause and effect, try having students create a Cause and Effect Chain. This teacher provides the instructions and the incentive (through example).

To understand cause and effect, try having students create a Cause and Effect Chain. This teacher provides the instructions and the incentive (through example). Could use for other text structures or demonstrate stages of plot with chain.

5 Conjunctions with clips - compound sentences! You can use this with my game/task cards for sentences at Looks-Like-Language!

Great idea for conjunctions! Love the paper clip joining two sentences. 5 Conjunctions with clips - compound sentences! You can use this with my game/task cards for sentences! Pictures support learning at Looks-Like-Language!

The Game That Is Worth 1,000 Worksheets - Math Games to improve math skills instead of worksheets!

Card games are worth 1000 math worksheet.math games using a deck of cards. I try to use decks of cards a lot in my classroom math.