All posts by Stephanie Petit

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Don’t Show Movies – Try These Non-Holiday Classroom Activities!

There are many holiday classroom activities that are both fun and educational — and won’t have your pupils telling their parents they watched films all day long. December can be […]

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7 Fundraising Ideas for Your School

Affording the basic necessities for a classroom can be difficult, so try these fundraising ideas to support things like field trips, supplemental resources, and family events. Many teachers and schools […]

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5 Geology Activities for Your Classroom

Geology is an earth science, but that doesn’t mean it only belongs in science class! Try these geology activities to introduce your students to this awesome subject. From gemology to volcanology, […]

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7 Teacher Twitter Accounts You Should Be Following

Usually social media is thought of as an outlet for students, but there are plenty of teacher Twitter accounts that offer brilliant ideas and insights for the classroom. Being a teacher […]

Can a School Without Grades Really Work?

Some schools are opting to remove grades altogether and focus instead on a mastery approach, but can a school without grades actually work? Instead of awarding number or letter grades […]

4 Ways to Help Students Deal with Divorce

Teachers are not certified counselors, but there are still plenty of ways they can help students deal with divorce at home. While it’s difficult to keep a strong relationship between […]

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5 Ways Teachers Can Have a Work-Life Balance

Educators are notorious for literally bringing their work home with them. But teachers can have a work-life balance by following these tips. Educators never get a break. Oftentimes they see their students […]

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5 Tips on Collaboration for Students Who Hate Group Work

There are two words that make almost every student cringe: group work. But it doesn’t have to be that way in your classroom! As a teacher, you know that many […]

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