classroom activities
Guided Reading Part 4 ~ What does everyone else do?
25 June 2013 - 5 min Read
Once you have started guided reading rotations in your classroom the next thing to think about is what will everyone else do while you are reading with 1 group. The most important thing when selecting activities for your rotations is that the students can complete.....
Classroom Activity: ‘Bee Happy’
28 August 2013 - 5 min Read
This term we have started the theme 'mini beasts'. Our first mini beast we! looked at was the bee. We completed lots of bee activities. Some are available now and the others will be added tomorrow xx   'A day in the life of working honey bee'. After learning lots.....
Updates: Term 1 Week 1 Around the Classroom
19 February 2014 - 5 min Read
Here are a couple of the 'my first day at school' drawing and name samples from my students. They range from some kids doing random letters and symbols to 3 (Yes 3!!) that could write their name. The drawings were also an eye opener and show their lack of fine motor.....
Top Teacher 2.0
5 May 2018 - 5 min Read
  The time has fi.na.lly arrived for us to share our new website with you all!     It’s the same old Top Teacher resources, but with a fresh look and improved user features. We have spent the past 6 months thinking about how people use the.....
At-home Easy Activity: Rainbow Rice
14 June 2018 - 5 min Read
Rainbow rice is a terrific base for use in sensory play, and with this method it is super easy to make!   For each colour you will need...   - 1 cup of uncooked rice   - 1 teaspoon of white vinegar   - gel food dye   - toothpick   -.....