A little over three years ago, I began Penniless Teacher to help teachers find FREE anything and everything for classroom use. The response we have received from teachers world-wide knocked our socks off! We want to do more to help teachers, especially since own government and local officials are doing a VERY POOR job of
Sometimes a product just hits you, literally! TheO Smartball at first look makes you think, NO WAY am I putting my phone in there and then letting kids throw it around the classroom. But of course, I HAD to take the chance of my phone becoming a victim. TheO Ball by Physical Apps is AMAZING.
The school year is at the half-way point, (or almost) and supplies are bound to be running low. Does the general public have a clue of the speed and quantity of “general” supplies just ONE classroom can go through in that amount of time? Multiply that by the number of classrooms in the school and
I love hands-on activities, kids love hands-on activities, let’s do hands-on activities. Carolina STEM Challenge Boats and Buoyancy Kit provides everything needed to conduct a week’s worth of hands-on STEM activities providing students with concrete examples of the affects of density. Students are challenged to create boats with three different products, foil, craft sticks and
The Dear Dragon books by Margaret Hillert are a staple in primary classrooms. Beginning and emerging readers feel so accomplished when they can complete a Dear Dragon book on their own and will proudly read the book numerous times to anyone who will sit down with them. Our classroom teacher of firsties could teach the