Publishing Student Work

Publishing, sharing and celebrating student work is an integral part of reading and writing workshops. Students share books they have written, they blog about the books they are reading, we host author's teas and poetry slams to which we invite families and friends to celebrate our hard work. We acknowledge having an audience and a community as something… Continue reading Publishing Student Work

Math in the Real World

The grocery store is one of my favorite places for mathematical inspiration. I'm always finding interesting opportunities for mathematizing that I can bring back to the classroom to share with my students. The more I share my mathematical life and thinking with my students, the more they see math in their world and bring that in to… Continue reading Math in the Real World