This video is great when talking about the orbit of the Earth and the rotation that makes up one day. Also how the sun is part of that day length.

This video is great when talking about the orbit of the Earth and the rotation that makes up one day. Also how the sun is part of that day length.

Teaching young students about MLK Day is very important, yet it can be difficult to explain to students how things used to be long ago when there was segregation. Read this blog post for some great ideas.

Teaching young students about MLK Day is very important, yet it can be difficult to explain to students how things used to be long ago when there was segregation. Read this blog post for some great ideas.

Earth Day! This is a holiday that many people forget about. In this day and age, we need to start educating students when they are young about keeping the environment clean! And what child doesn't like to sing?! 8520

Earth Day! This is a holiday that many people forget about. In this day and age, we need to start educating students when they are young about keeping the environment clean! And what child doesn't like to sing?! 8520

Earth Day T Shirts Design - When is Earth Day - World Earth Day Activities - Earth Day Canada: ideas for earth day posters

Earth Day T Shirts Design - When is Earth Day - World Earth Day Activities - Earth Day Canada: ideas for earth day posters

I found this the other day when looking for a quick science lesson to do with my tutee at the Boys and Girls Club. What a fun way to teach the different moon phases! Although this is geared toward second grade, I think that it can easily be tweaked to use in all elementary grade levels. 9977

I found this the other day when looking for a quick science lesson to do with my tutee at the Boys and Girls Club. What a fun way to teach the different moon phases! Although this is geared toward second grade, I think that it can easily be tweaked to use in all elementary grade levels. 9977

Teaching young students about MLK Day is very important, yet it can be difficult to explain to students how things used to be long ago when there was segregation. Read this blog post for some great ideas.

Teaching young students about MLK Day is very important, yet it can be difficult to explain to students how things used to be long ago when there was segregation. Read this blog post for some great ideas.

Need to know the exact date of Mothers Day this year? Here's a chart that shows what day Mother's Day is celebrated from 2010 - 2016.    In the US, Mother's Day is celebrated on the second Sunday in May. In the UK, mothers are honored the fourth Sunday of Lent.

Need to know the exact date of Mothers Day this year? Here's a chart that shows what day Mother's Day is celebrated from 2010 - 2016. In the US, Mother's Day is celebrated on the second Sunday in May. In the UK, mothers are honored the fourth Sunday of Lent.

This poster teaches students about Earth Day and presents information on how to celebrate the holiday by caring for the environment. Written as an acrostic poem, it also makes a great model when teaching a poetry unit. A blank template is included for students to write their own acrostic poems about Earth Day. This poster is part of a larger product of 16 acrostic holiday posters. FREE!

This poster teaches students about Earth Day and presents information on how to celebrate the holiday by caring for the environment. Written as an acrostic poem, it also makes a great model when teaching a poetry unit. A blank template is included for students to write their own acrostic poems about Earth Day. This poster is part of a larger product of 16 acrostic holiday posters. FREE!

This is a super idea for teaching your kids about plants and recycling with Earth Day coming up!  Hope your students and family will enjoy making a terrarium as much as mine have!

This is a super idea for teaching your kids about plants and recycling with Earth Day coming up! Hope your students and family will enjoy making a terrarium as much as mine have!

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