Science Homework Help: Animal Feet and Bodies – How Do Cats Land When They Fall?

Animal Physiology This may be a new word for you, but it’s all about physiology. A Greek word, physiology means a couple of unique things. This biology study speaks to the function and activities of living things, but it is … Continue reading “Science Homework Help: Animal Feet and Bodies – How Do Cats Land When They Fall?”

Creative Photo Art Lesson: Making an Ugly Image Beautiful Inspired by the Ugly Duckling

Creating Something Beautiful Creative photo art projects on the Ugly Duckling, a children's book, can open students' eyes to seeing life in an entirely new way. In this lesson, students will photograph old, rusty, discarded and unusually placed items found … Continue reading “Creative Photo Art Lesson: Making an Ugly Image Beautiful Inspired by the Ugly Duckling”

Three Vocal Exercises for Pre-K or Kindergarten Students

Children dreive rich benefits from the act of singing and learning about music. Singing is proven to help increase language and brain development in a child’s life. While your child enjoys singing, there are vocal fundamentals for singing and musicianship … Continue reading “Three Vocal Exercises for Pre-K or Kindergarten Students”

Summer Activity for Elementary Students: Scavenger Hunt Ideas and Download

A scavenger hunt is a game in which individuals or groups compete to see who can find the most designated items. There is very little preparation and the prize for the winner can be as simple as a pat on … Continue reading “Summer Activity for Elementary Students: Scavenger Hunt Ideas and Download”

Activities to Teach "Be a Perfect Person in Just Three Days" to your Elementary Class

A Quick Book Summary When Milo Crinkley gets hit on the head by a book in the library, he thinks it may just be fate. Be a Perfect Person in Just Three Days could be just the book he needs. … Continue reading “Activities to Teach "Be a Perfect Person in Just Three Days" to your Elementary Class”

Fish Bulletin Board Ideas: An Fun Way to Welcome Students Back to School

Bulletin Board Channel your students’ enthusiasm the first day of school with these activities and bulletin board ideas for back to school fun! Materials Needed Blue chart paper Clear cellophane Various colors of construction paper Black Sharpie marker The following … Continue reading “Fish Bulletin Board Ideas: An Fun Way to Welcome Students Back to School”

Bullying in Middle School: What it Is, Why it Happens and How to Spot It

What is Bullying Bullying is a form of peer victimization displayed as intentional harassment that occurs repetitively, over a period of time. A key factor to bullying is an imbalance of power, meaning bullies pick on others who have difficulty … Continue reading “Bullying in Middle School: What it Is, Why it Happens and How to Spot It”