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Sunday, January 14, 2018

"Winter Just Won't Give Up" FREE Activities

Stuck inside, again...? Winter just won't give up! It even snowed here on the Texas Gulf Coast...twice, so far, which is extremely rare.

Across the nation, many of you are experiencing dangerous and serious winter conditions. Here are lots of FREEBIES to combat boredom and for wintertime fun!

The Great Storm of 1900:

Super Bowl Word Puzzles:

Happy New Year Coloring Sheets:

There are 45 FREE products at Educator Helper's storefront with hundreds of handouts and fun activities--so download and share as much as you like!

Hoping winter ends soon!

Beth, Educator Helper

Sunday, January 7, 2018

Building Background Knowledge for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

"Just the facts..." can make history boring, so spice up learning with unique and fun Martin Luther King, Jr. activities

Start off by introducing basic facts about the life of the great civil rights leader (click here for all activities)

Then, let students re-tell the story and make their own comic books:

 Finish up with FREE puzzles that use basic facts! Click here to enjoy these FREE downloads.

Need higher level, critical thinking activities to go beyond basic facts? Journal or writing prompts can help take learning to another level:

Have students connect with real life learning and problem solving by being judge and jury on Martin Luther King's famous plagiarism case:

Teaching basic facts can become more engaging when students are asked to re-tell historical moments. Then, students will be ready to take learning to the next level. 

Make Martin Luther King, Jr. Day a memorable learning and teaching moment!

Sunday, December 31, 2017

Preparing for the New Year with FREE Coloring Handouts

Anticipating a new year means setting new goals! Ring in 2018 by setting your New Year's resolutions:

Add some FREE New Year's Coloring Sheets to enhance classroom fun!

Thank you for following Educator Helper and for your patronage as we ring in a new year!

Happy New Year!

Beth, Educator Helper

Sunday, December 24, 2017

Educator Helper Wishes You a Very Merry Christmas!

As we celebrate the birth of Christ, take time to reflect on 2017... 

Merry Christmas from Educator Helper

Review 2017 posts for this week's FREEBIES and lesson plans

Sunday, December 10, 2017