Submitted by NIE Webmaster on Tue, 09/07/2021 - 9:12am
International Literacy Day is celebrated annually on September 8 and shines a spotlight on global literacy needs. Use these activities to advocate for a literate world and celebrate the power of literacy in your classroom.
Learn more about local literacy initiatives from the St. Louis Post-Dispatch:
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Submitted by NIE Webmaster on Mon, 08/30/2021 - 4:16pm
September is official National Yoga Month designed to educate about the health benefits of yoga and to inspire a healthy lifestyle. Using yoga in the classroom helps cultivate compassion, build focus and help your students better handle emotions.
Learn more about using yoga with children from the St. Louis Post-Dispatch:
Submitted by NIE Webmaster on Fri, 08/27/2021 - 12:57pm
Creating rules are essential for effective classroom management. The traditional method of establishing classroom rules have fallen on the teacher, but when students have a hand in creating the rules they feel more ownership over them! Creating classroom rules with your students allows will help establish a culture of collaborative learning in your room.