DIY Rolling Whiteboard Table – with storage

Drum roll please…… The “table” finally has a name: Rolling Whiteboard Table-with storage. (Check out my previous posts here – My “Table” Plan, My “Table” DETOUR ahead!)  As a reminder, this is a project and the challenge is to learn something that you have always wanted to learn to do. Easy enough….but, there were restrictions. I could only use… Read More DIY Rolling Whiteboard Table – with storage

Government Day! Experience based learning with a 21st century approach

One of my favorite experiences from last school year was an entire school day dedicated to all fourth graders called, Government Day. (The lesson plan is at the bottom of my page!) After three-and-a-half years teaching fifth grade in inner city Chicago, I transitioned to my current fourth grade position in suburban Grand Rapids, Michigan.… Read More Government Day! Experience based learning with a 21st century approach