Category Archives: Elementary School

A Worldwide Audience for Six Year Olds?

Podcasting has been around for a while now. It has also made it’s entry into the world of schools. Teachers of younger students are venturing into the world of digital…

Podcasting with First Grade

If you have not thought of podcasting with your younger elementary school students, I encourage you to think again. The first graders at my school had listened to the second…

Graphing, Counting, Keeping Track, Connecting Concepts

I had the pleasure of observing a wonderful first grade teacher today, Mrs. L. She is seamlessly integrating authentic data, math and her SmartBoard into daily lessons as well as…

Teddy Bear Traveling Again…to Italy

It is the time of year again, when Jose, the famous travel bear, hits the road. This year, Jose will be traveling with two new travel companions (elementary school teachers…

Graphing on the SmartBoard for the Little Ones

Kindergarten students are graphing everyday. They are learning terms, such as block graphs, image graphs, more than, less than, most, and least. The classes are going “out in the field”…