Anchor Charts: How To Use Them Effectively in Your Classroom

Anchor charts play a huge role in my classroom.  Not only do they add a bright touch to my classroom, but they are great supplemental resources for my classroom.  Anchor charts can be used for reading, phonics, spelling, math and even social studies and science! There are many reasons why I use anchor charts in […]

The Do’s and Don’ts of Science of Reading

Science of Reading is spreading all throughout our elementary classrooms.   It’s an intense, researched based approach to teaching literacy.   I spent this last school year digging deeply into this approach, and I absolutely loved what I learned.  I came up with a list of do’s and don’ts that can help you get started! Tip […]

Ocean Literacy Cards

The ocean is a great getaway for our family. We try to go to Florida every other year, and it’s something the kids look forward to every time we plan it. Living in Texas, and away from any beaches or oceans, we all get excited when we see a creature we don’t see on a […]