Creativity

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February 26, 2021 Creating Experiences for Celebrating Women’s History Month

When I was in elementary school, there were several projects and events that still stick with me today. You know, those activities that…

January 18, 2021 The Best Day Ever: Integrating Outdoors into Your Lessons

Today was the best day ever.  As an educator, or human being for that matter, doesn’t that statement just make your steps a…

January 15, 2021 Encouraging Student Interests

The other day, as I was sitting down to write my next blog post, I found myself remembering one of my old teachers. Mrs. Terry…

December 4, 2020 Tis the Season: Using the Holiday to Teach Students

It’s December, and I don’t know about you all, but I have been in desperate need of some holiday cheer. Given everything that’s happened in…

November 25, 2020 Find Your Five: Cultivating Gratitude During Difficult Times

I simply love Thanksgiving. The planning, the prepping, the cooking, the hosting, and most importantly -- the time spent with those that I…

November 23, 2020 Say What?: Teaching Media Literacy to Students

When I was a sophomore in high school, one of my teachers shared a rather disturbing article with our class. It was a report on…

November 20, 2020 Giving Thanks: Celebrating Thanksgiving with Your Students

2020 has been…a lot. First COVID, then the election, plus fires and murder hornets galore. Honestly, it’s exhausting just thinking about everything the year has…

November 16, 2020 Bring the World: Remote Project-Based Learning

When I was in the 7th grade, my science teacher assigned our class a project which combined curiosity, creativity, and critical thinking. A fictional town…