Author Archives: Amy Tarreto

Curriculum Corner

Common Core: Check!

The adoption of the new Common Core Standards might have you feeling the need for some order! If you’re feeling overwhelmed about covering the standards, check out the resources at The Curriculum Corner.

This site has checklists for each grade level that breaks down every strand of the standards. These checklists will help you … Read more

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Teq Calendar Lessons for October

Teq Calendar Lessons for October

This month the Teqsplorers say “Aloha” to Hawaii! While in paradise they will be Collecting Evidence of Ecological Succession and Identifying  Igneous  Rocks. You can join the Teqsplorers and download interactive lessons on these topics for SMART Notebook, RM Easiteach, and ActivInspire from our Educator Resource Center.

In the Evidence of Ecological Succession lesson, … Read more

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Fresh Prep

Fresh Prep Makes History Pop

Have you ever noticed how your students know the words to every song, but you can’t seem to get them to recall the causes of World War I? Well there’s a way to combine music with history, and it is available by Fresh Prep! This site makes learning fun and interactive! It also provides … Read more

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Back to school

Attendance Tip

The start of the school year has arrived, and the first ten minutes of the school day can be stressful. There’s so much that needs to be done before the teaching even begins. You know exactly what I’m talking about — attendance!

Here’s a tip to ease the stress and improve your classroom management. Create … Read more

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