This is my second year teaching and coaching at Central Lyon. My alma mater is Northwestern College in Orange City, IA (Go Raiders!!) where I graduated in May of 2015 with an elementary education degree and endorsements in middle school social studies and science. I played baseball four years at Northwestern and had a . . .
In 3rd grade social studies, we are digging into our citizenship unit. Part of being a citizen of the United States is knowing what rights that you have. These rights, outlined in the Bill of Rights, give us the freedom to live our daily . . .
We had some fun in the classroom this holiday season by singing some classic Christmas songs as a class! I brought in the guitar and let the kids do the rest - Don't they sound great?! Here is a sample! They are actually . . .
In 3rd grade social studies we recently took on the task of learning the names and locations of the 7 continents of the world - North and South America, Europe, Asia, Africa, Australia, and Antarctica, and also the 5 oceans - . . .