States & Capitals/Presidents Bookmark..Have students make this and then research a topic..how many related?, assassinated?, re-elected?, no vp?, etc. Endless ways to cross the curriculum with history and ELA!
The Skeletal System: Hands-On Learning Resources from Starts At Eight. This is list of hands-on skeletal system activities, books, videos, and printables from teaching the skeletal system for all ages. Great homeschool activities such as Life Sized Human Skeletal Printable activity.
Roasted Corn with Queso, Cilantro and Chile (Mexican Street Corn) - I discovered this preparation of corn when I went to a really cool Mexican restaurant in the Charleston area...can't wait to make this!
Teacher Vision provides templates of MANY printable graphic-organizers which will provide a huge array of options to choose from for assessment. Through practicing with graphic organizers in a whole, or small group setting, we are helping students break down their reading into parts which will help them break down their writing into parts as well. According to Ray, "one of the main purposes of our assessment is to find evidence of the children using these ideas to make decisions about…