Lessons and Interventions

Math Interventions in a Digital Classroom

Digital Classroom. Google Classroom. Classroom Math Intervention Strategies for Elementary Teachers. Task card bundles. Rhoda Design Studio

Interventions in a Digital Classroom Resources There are loads of interventions that require printing, organizing, laminating, etc. If you are wanting to implement digital classroom resources, then how do you customize your interventions and keep a paperless environment? In this series, I will discuss some of the things I like to incorporate into my 3rd/4th…

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Classroom Math Intervention Strategies

Classroom Math Intervention Strategies. If you are like most teachers, you have a room full of eager learners who struggle at different math concepts. How do you implement math intervention strategies that fulfill the needs of each of those students and still keep your sanity?

Math Intervention Strategies If you are like most teachers, you have a room full of eager learners who struggle with different math concepts. How do you implement math intervention strategies that fulfill the needs of each of those students and still keep your sanity? Creating a differentiated learning plan for each of your kids can…

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Google Earth Tours in the Classroom

Creating a Google Earth Tour with Step by Step Directions

Using Google Earth Tours Creating lessons that integrate technology and provide information your students can relate to can sometimes be difficult. Google Earth Tours is a great way to show students how the great big world actually relates to them. It shows them how they are part of the whole. Their community is a part…

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Using iPads for Reading Literacy

Reading Literacy with iPads. Technology in the classroom. Rhoda Design Studio

iPads for Reading Reading is a fundamental component of education. Using iPads for reading in the primary grades to focus on reading basics such as letter recognition and sounds in preparation for putting those concepts together to create words is a great way to integrate technology into your reading program. From there it is reading multiple…

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Do You Use MobyMax and NWEA MAPs Reports

Learn how to use Moby Max with NWEA Maps testing practice to increase student growth. Mobymax math and NWEA reports work together to help you engage students in NWEA prep that is meaningful and fun. #rhodadesignstudio

Using MobyMax and NWEA MAPs Reports MobyMax and NWEA together allow a teacher to select the lessons that a student practices and fills in gaps that have been identified through NWEA testing. Using the two allows you to use reports (NWEA and MobyMax) to individualize student learning. Our district has been using NWEA Testing for…

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Spelling City for Differentiated Spelling

Use Spelling City to help differentiate your spelling levels. Strategies to help students spell by providing activities and games that are fun and rigorous. Spelling lists are provided for elementary and upper elementary grades. #rhodadesignstudio

Differentiated Spelling Lists There are many activities, lists, and ways to differentiate your spelling. Ideally, your differentiated spelling lists would be created from words that each student struggles with. Their own unique spelling lists. Unfortunately, that is a heavy workload! And most of us work in districts that have purchased $30,000 worth of reading curriculum…

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Interactive Math Centers and Lessons

Create math blocks with time for interactive math practice to increase mathematical skills. Rhoda Design Studio

Interactive Math Our school focus this year is to increase our students’ math abilities. We focused on reading a few years ago, carved out reading blocks, and saw a huge increase in their abilities and levels. In the process, our math has suffered a little. Finding a way to introduce interactive math will hopefully help…

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My Goals Lapbook for MAPs and Lexile

My Goals Lapbook by Rhoda Design Studio. Tracking MAPs test goals and Lexile reading levels.

Goals Lapbook Our district is moving towards personalized learning. This school year the high school will be transitioning a few classes. Elementary teachers are starting to prep our students by making them more accountable for their own learning. After a few days of training and learning about how to use our NWEA MAPs score, I…

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Wonders Reading Program for 3rd Grade

Third grade spelling and grammar centers. Based on the Wonders Reading Program. Created by Rhoda Design Studio. Sold on TpT

Spelling and Reading Centers: Wonders Reading What program do you use for literacy and language? Our school has the Wonders Reading program and all of the components that go with it. Learning to implement it and still have time in the day is one of my summer goals. After a whirlwind spring teaching math to…

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