Simply Skilled Teaching

      Hey there Peeps…. I am SUPER EXCITED to share my NEWEST VENTURE with all of my blog followers.  This has been a very long time in the making and I am so excited to share it with you all! If you have been following my video series I have been chatting a lot about how to streamline your instruction to reduce some of the teacher-stress and overwhelm we all feel…trust me… I felt it too! But when…

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3 Easy Steps to STREAMLINE Your Guided Reading Instruction

  Hey there peeps…. Thanks so much for stopping by the blog today.  I really wanted to focus today’s blog post on how to help you STREAMLINE your Guided Reading Instruction. Within my Facebook groups, my blog, and through…

5 Ways to Engage Your Learners in October

Hey there Friends… Here in the northeast the chill is definitely in the air and you can feel that Fall is here! Fall is my all time FAVORITE time of year! So I just wanted to share some things…

Guided Math: Flexible Grouping

Hey there friends… Here is the second installment of my Get Your Groove On with Guided Math Blog series!  I hope you find this post helpful! There are basically 9 main components of Guided Math. If you would like…

Apple Day is COMING!

APPLE DAY is coming!!!! YAY!!!   Apple Day is one of my FAVORITE days of the school year!  I have been doing Apple Day for the past 20 years in my classroom and I still love it every year.…

Guided Math: All Things Organization

Hey there friends… So sorry it has taken me so long to get this post up and running!   Here is the first installment of my Get Your Groove On with Guided Math blog series!  I hope you find…

All About Me – Back to School Project

Hi Friends… I wanted to share one of my FAVORITE Back to School activities with you!  Every year I LOVE creating an All About Me Project for my kiddos to work on.  It makes a stunning Back to School…

The Low Down on Daily 5 – Rotations – Video #2

Hey there friends… I am soooooooo sorry this took so long to post.  I have been swamped lately.  But I promise… over the next couple of weeks, I will post my video on Listen to Reading and Word Work.…

Start your year off having a GROWTH MINDSET! {Freebie}

Hi Friends… I hope this post finds you well.  I wanted to share an activity with you that I do during the first week of school.  I am a STICKLER when it comes to saying the words “I CAN’T!”…

Get Your GROOVE On with Guided Math

Get Your Groove On with Guided Math Blog Series Hi Friends… Welcome to my NEW blog series called Get Your Groove On with Guided Math! At the end of this 10 week series, you will learn the ins and…