Inferences for Kindergartners…Teaching Them to Use What They Know

Inferences? Seriously? In Kindergarten? Absolutely. It's just a matter of making it meaningful to five-year-olds...and you can. Look at the picture above. Did it snow last night? How do we know? Is there snow on the branches? Even if we…

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Obsessed with Paint Chips: Using Paint Chips to make Lessons Colorful

Paint Chips. I can't help it.  There is something about those multi-hues that is so appealing.  I used them when I taught a scrapbook class on colors.  AND I love the commercials from Sherman-Williams using animated paint chips.   Here…

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