Teresa's Teacher Talk

Teresa's Teacher Talk

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Operating as usual

07/07/2022

Female friendly Yorkie found last night at around 7:10 pm on Loring Village Ct. Call us at 904-264-5555 if you can help us get her home 🐾

Timeline photos 04/05/2022

May the Fourth be with you and your students this ! We love puns and other fun ways to continue language learning both in and outside the classroom!

08/04/2022

Take a look!

23/01/2022

Today is National Handwriting Day. To "mark" this "signature" day, Zaner-Bloser put together a few fun suggestions for celebrating! 🎉 https://lnkd.in/ggBuSx9

National Handwriting Day | Celebrate Handwriting Handwriting goes way beyond just forming nice letters! Celebrate National Handwriting Day with fun suggestions to practice fine motor skills.

Welcome! You are invited to join a webinar: Making Meaning with PreK–1 Emergent Writing: Oral Rehearsal, Illustrations, and Print. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email about joining the webinar. 12/01/2022

Early Childhood Educators: This is going to be great!!

Authors Whitney La Rocca and Jeff Anderson will be hosting a free webinar on January 19th at 4pm EST entitled, “Making Meaning with PreK–1 Emergent Writing: Oral Rehearsal, Illustrations, and Print.” This will be an opportunity to learn more about Patterns of Wonder and the four phases of emergent writing.

Register here: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/3716337189274/WN_Qqy_OkOMS3W57cvzVMZ7Vg

Welcome! You are invited to join a webinar: Making Meaning with PreK–1 Emergent Writing: Oral Rehearsal, Illustrations, and Print. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email about joining the webinar. It's no secret that emergent writers thrive in classrooms filled with inquiry, play, and wonder, but how can we invite our youngest writers into the conventions of language, engage them in authentic writing experiences, and capitalize on their natural curiosity around what writers do—all before th...

23/12/2021

Happy Holidays!

You deserve it!

Welcome! You are invited to join a webinar: Making Meaning with PreK–1 Emergent Writing: Oral Rehearsal, Illustrations, and Print. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email about joining the webinar. 20/12/2021

For my Preschool, Kindergarten, and 1st grade teacher friends: Sign up for this free webinar! This is SOOOO good, trust me.

Making Meaning with PreK–1 Emergent Writing: Oral Rehearsal, Illustrations, and Print: Learn how can we invite our youngest writers into the conventions of language, engage them in authentic writing experiences, and capitalize on their natural curiosity around what writers do—all before they are writing in a conventional fashion! Register for this webinar to discover brain-based, practical ways to use the reading-writing connection to meet emergent readers and writers where they are and grow them in the most authentic way through oral rehearsal, illustrating, and writing with the opportunity to play with grammar and conventions.

Welcome! You are invited to join a webinar: Making Meaning with PreK–1 Emergent Writing: Oral Rehearsal, Illustrations, and Print. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email about joining the webinar. It's no secret that emergent writers thrive in classrooms filled with inquiry, play, and wonder, but how can we invite our youngest writers into the conventions of language, engage them in authentic writing experiences, and capitalize on their natural curiosity around what writers do—all before th...

03/12/2021

Pencils up! The Zaner-Bloser National Handwriting Contest is underway. Download your official entry packs for grades K–8 and encourage your students to practice their best cursive and manuscript. Recognition and prizes at the state, semifinal, and national levels…you could have a winner in your classroom! ✍️🌟🏅🏆

https://fb.watch/9FLT2EE5Vx/

05/10/2021

Happy World Teacher's Day.

18/09/2021

Ever wonder about the best way to teach foundational skills for reading? Join us for this free webinar.

16/09/2021

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16/09/2021

We are so excited to have this available for you!

Timeline photos 10/09/2021

Check this out!

Preview and preorder Patterns of Wonder by Whitney La Rocca and Jeff Anderson today! Whitney and Jeff share new ways to invite your youngest writers to experiment, have fun, and take risks with writing and language.

https://hubs.ly/H0WvbGB0

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16/07/2021

Check this out! Teaching the conventions of language with PreK-K writers. So cool.

02/07/2021

Take a look at this. It's really a cool way to talk positively about grammar in the context of writing and reading.
https://fb.watch/6uR1LB0-Jy/

Building Fact Fluency Family 25/06/2021

Do your students know their math facts? Are they fluent? Help students develop a deep conceptual understanding of the operations and fact fluency at the same time with by Graham Fletcher and Tracy Zager. Research-based and standards-aligned, these toolkits invite students to think strategically about the mathematics through multiple, rich, real-world contexts. Take a look. ://page.stenhouse.com/building-fact-fluency-family

Building Fact Fluency Family Learn more about Building Fact Fluency by Graham Fletcher.

05/06/2021

Need a summer read aloud routine? Download this routine card with simple, four-step process and universal comprehension questions. Also great to encourage families to use at home!

https://media.zaner-bloser.com/reading/superkids-reading-program/pdfs/R1689A_Read-Aloud_Routine.pdf

media.zaner-bloser.com

CAST YOUR VOTE! 100 TEACHERS • 100 FREE CRUISES 19/05/2021

Hi teachers! Can you join me in helping out a fellow teacher? Please cast your vote for Steve Shannon.

CAST YOUR VOTE! 100 TEACHERS • 100 FREE CRUISES Mr. Shannon is an icon who deserves an amazing vacation!! Not only does he teach English literature to juniors and seniors, he also teaches jazz band after school and is on staff for the marching band in the fall. Whether it’s sharing love for Shakespeare or swing, he takes the time to engage with...

15/05/2021

Check out this sample lesson from our 3rd grade writers workshop program. It's very teacher friendly.
https://www.zaner-bloser.com/writing/jump/pdfs/LA1282Z_Jump_LU_FrontMatterPages_3R.pdf

www.zaner-bloser.com

Welcome! You are invited to join a webinar: The Power of Craft Moves. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email about joining the webinar. 08/05/2021

Free Webinar!! Get Crafty With Your Writing Instruction.

Workshop teachers, writing experts, and Jump Into Writing! curriculum authors Lynne Dorfman and Stacey Shubitz will lead a lively discussion around how to teach craft moves in writing workshop!

• Why are craft moves important for writing workshop?
• How do we teach them?
• What crucial role do mentor texts and picture books play?
• What does instruction look like in an actual workshop lesson?
• How can we adapt and differentiate craft moves instruction to meet different classroom configurations?

Attendees will receive a Certificate of Participation to put toward professional learning hours.

Sign up here:https://zoom.us/webinar/register/2816159977548/WN_ZRiQpQZmQ46AjNdprfa_og?utm_campaign=LA1299B1&utm_medium=email&utm_source=JUMP&utm_content=webinar&utm_term=may_2021_national

Welcome! You are invited to join a webinar: The Power of Craft Moves. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email about joining the webinar. Get Crafty With Your Writing Instruction Workshop teachers, writing experts, and Jump Into Writing! curriculum authors Lynne Dorfman and Stacey Shubitz will lead a lively discussion around how to teach craft moves in writing workshop! • Why are craft moves important for writing workshop? • How d...

05/05/2021
04/05/2021

If you always thought that writing workshop is a great idea, but requires a lot of prep - take a look at "Jump into Writing". It's easy to manage and easy to implement.

A workshop approach empowers students with the physical, emotional, and academic prowess to realize their potential as writers.

By establishing a writing workshop in your classroom, you’re preparing your students not only to be better communicators, but also better classmates.

Ask me to send you the article about SEL and writing workshop.
https://www.zaner-bloser.com/writing/jump/index.php

Jump Into Writing | Overview | Zaner-Bloser Jump Into Writing is a new student-inspired, teacher-friendly curriculum that helps teachers apply the everyday skills they’ve already developed as classroom leaders toward establishing a writing workshop in their classrooms.

02/05/2021

So true.

02/05/2021

Happy National School Principals Day with a special shoutout to Becky Harris Murphy.

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