Lesson Grades K-8: What I Like About You

Lesson Grades K-8: What I Like About You

What I like about you Children and teens can benefit from learning how to give compliments. It is a social skill vital to enjoying the company of others. Most children will naturally do this, for example: “I really like your hair today.” But all students...
School Begins: Meeting New People: What's Your Name?

School Begins: Meeting New People: What's Your Name?

First day’s Lesson: What is Your Name? Materials: paper and pencils colored crayons, Google Docs,  paint, computer apps, etc. Directions given by teacher to students (modeling as needed for smaller children) Write your name. Share your name with the group...

The Mother & The Wolf by Zaraina Potter

This story was written by one of my students. I hope you like it as much as I do. Love, Ms.Tara  The Mother & The Wolf by Zaraina Potter On a day that began like any other, in a land of great prosperity and beauty, a young instrumentalist and her husband, a...

Story Elements, Fables, Folktales and Legends

We have been learning about the Elements of a Story:  Plot: Plot is the story: the beginning, middle and end of a story. It is composed of the following story elements:  Characters: Who is in the story  Setting: Where is it located (can be many or changing locations...