Hello Teacher Friends! I would first like to apologize for being MIA. I switched schools, went from back into the classroom from being a Reading Interventionist, and am super happy that I was chosen to teach the group of students that did not attend Pre-K nor had any previous schooling experience. This has its benefits… Continue reading Hello Again!
TEACHING RULES AND ROUTINES: TAKING CARE OF BOOKS
Happy Summer Teacher Friends! I have had a busy summer so far! I spent three weeks in June writing science curriculum for my school district. I love diving into the TEKS and developing ideas that other teachers can use in their classrooms to teach science! I work with a great team! My husband and I… Continue reading TEACHING RULES AND ROUTINES: TAKING CARE OF BOOKS
To lunch or not to lunch?
Happy Mother's Day teacher friends! I hope ya'll are having a relaxing day spending time with your loved ones! As you know, I am a fur momma and my Yorkies have been on their best behavior this morning and let me sleep in! Now that the school year is coming to an end, many teachers… Continue reading To lunch or not to lunch?
Maximizing Instructional Time
Good Monday morning to you! How are we holding up? Just a few more weeks friends! This time of year is a stressful time of year. We have end of the year testing, more end of the year testing, and meeting after meeting. That does not include the students that are oh so ready for… Continue reading Maximizing Instructional Time
May is NF Awareness Month
Hello teacher friends! Happy May! May is a wonderful month...we get flowers, it's almost the end of the school year, the unofficial summer beginning, Memorial Day picnics...makes me smile just thinking about all of these wonderful things! May is Neurofibromatosis Awareness Month. What is Neurofibromatosis? Neurofibromatosis is a genetic disorder that causes tumors to form… Continue reading May is NF Awareness Month
Dollar Tree Finds
Good Monday morning teacher friends! We have about 23 days left until summer break...but who's counting?!! I happened to go to the Dollar Store by my school one day and I found several items for $1 that can totally be used in the science classroom! I am going to discuss five today on this marvelous… Continue reading Dollar Tree Finds
Welcome to Monday Musings!
HELLO teacher friends! I am beginning my Monday Musings! Every Monday, I will share a tip (or two!) that has had a positive experience in my classroom. Many of my tips will be geared for ELLs, however, good teaching is good teaching, and you can accommodate it fit your classroom needs with your students. Have… Continue reading Welcome to Monday Musings!
But first, introductions!
First of all, I would like to introduce myself! My name is Elizabeth Iglesias but my friends call me Liz! I am a bilingual certified teacher in Houston, TX. I am ecstatically married and have been for the past 17 years! My hubby is very supportive and, as the cliche goes, my best friend! We… Continue reading But first, introductions!