3-5 Upper Elementary
Explore and share tips, strategies, and resources for helping students develop in elementary school grades 3-5.
- Kids with strong working memory tend to perform well in school, and teachers can help them strengthen this executive functioning skill.
- Seeking a curriculum to both engage and meet the needs of their students, math educators in St. Paul, Minnesota, built their own.1.2k
- Imagine a safe space where students with autism can go to calm their bodies and then get back to the business of learning.1M
- Educators share their best synchronous and asynchronous strategies to boost student participation during online learning.41.1k
- Some schools are changing the way they teach reading—based on research that shows background knowledge is more critical to comprehension than general skills like ‘finding the main idea.’38k
- Elementary students may struggle with the wording of problems, and the visual supports of comics can help them focus on the math.2.6k
- A trauma-informed approach ensures that students feel safe, supported, and nurtured—to improve their chances of academic success.128.8k
- Taking an asset-based approach to supporting students who are new to the English language can help them thrive.1.4k
- On March 18, 2020, Simone Kern tweeted that simply “recreating schools at home” passes up a golden opportunity to engage kids in authentic, self-directed learning.31.2k
- Students who need extra social and emotional support have a quick check-in with an adult at the start and end of each day.89.2k
- From scavenger hunts to Pictionary, we’ve gathered a batch of virtual games to get students talking, laughing, and engaging with peers.10.7k