Penny Cullen
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Build an unsinkable ship challenge using pennies and tin foil. One of several STEM and science activities that will engage 5th and 6th graders as they countdown the days until summer break. Full day lesson plans also include math, reading, writing, and art!

Build an unsinkable ship challenge using pennies and tin foil. One of several STEM and science activities that will engage and graders as they countdown the days until summer break. Full day lesson plans also include math, reading, writing, and art!

The Brain House  - wonderful idea on teaching kids how brain works and how to control emotions

The Brain House: teaching kids about the brain, balancing rational thought and feelings

Three Essential Facts About Feelings

This brief video illustrates three essential facts about feelings -- that will help everyone gain insight and energy to live and lead.

Number Line Jumping- like how you can adapt the number line by changing the paper plate numbers

Number Line Jumping: Great for teaching counting on, addition and subtraction and greater than/less than. Love the idea of writing numbers on the plates to easily change the type of number line - include percentages & decimals.

Adding Fun!  An easy and fun way for kids to practice addition! CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.K.OA.A.1 Represent addition and subtraction with objects, fingers, mental images, drawings1, sounds (e.g., claps), acting out situations, verbal explanations, expressions, or equations.

Awesome visualization for addition/ combining sets or introducing writing addition number sentences