Happy Weekend, teacher friends! A lot of people have asked me about the resources I use in my classroom, so I rounded up some of my faves to share with you! Uncovering Student Ideas in Science These books are formative assessment probes. They give a situation that students can relate to and picture in … Continue reading A Few of My Favorite Classroom Resources
We are FIVE WEEKS into this school year and things have been going SO GREAT in my classroom. I make sure to continually reflect on what I'm doing in my room and think about what works well and what doesn't. As I was reflecting, I thought it would be fun to share a few things … Continue reading Four Things…
My first year teaching 6th grade science I worked tirelessly attempting to create THE most perfect Powerpoint presentations for my class. I would spend so much time making them from scratch only to find that my students weren't totally engaged during my lessons. I was creating an environment that wasn't really conducive to retention of … Continue reading Mind Mapping
I love posts where people share what's in their bag! It's so interesting to me to see what other people carry with them. I used to be that teacher that lugged 3+ bags to and from school, but I'm trying to work on that! I mean you never know when you might need something, right? … Continue reading What’s in my Teacher Bag/Grad School Bag/ Purse?
My Insta loves voted so here it is- A week of outfits that I would wear to school! My amazing friend Meredith over at Meredith Croak Photography snapped some pics of my outfits. Go check out her website! YALL. SHE. IS. SO. GOOD at taking pictures and is so much fun to be around!! So here … Continue reading Magnolia Teacher Style: One Week of Teacher Outfits
HAPPY FriYAY errrrybody!! If you've already started back to school, I hope it has been absolutely fabulous for you! I just wrapped up my first week and I am super excited for this year (and currently so teacher tired!!) I'm also super thankful to be back teaching middle school. My heart is so happy! SO! … Continue reading My Top 8 Back to School Must-Haves
What better way to kick off a new blog than with a tour of my classroom!? So, this year I will be teaching 7th grade science at a new school. To be real honest with you... I got THE worst room in the school. It reminds me of a dungeon- No windows, no storage, no … Continue reading Year FIVE is about to go LIVE!!