The Joy of Teaching – An Evan-Moor Blog

Sharing creative ideas and lessons to help children learn

July 29, 2016
by Evan-Moor
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Loving vacation? Tips for teachers to ease back into a school routine

Every teacher loves a vacation. It’s a chance to refresh and renew ourselves. It’s a chance to enjoy a quiet morning, sipping on coffee with no time schedule or rushing out the door. While this much needed vacation may feel … Continue reading

March 4, 2016
by Evan-Moor
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100 Report Card Comments that You Can Use Now

When teachers talk about the joys of teaching, I’m pretty sure they aren’t talking about report card writing. It may just rank right up there with indoor recess, yard duty, and staff meetings. But report cards don’t have to be … Continue reading

October 22, 2015
by Evan-Moor
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One Teacher’s Story: My Morning Routine

This year I entered a new grade level and wasn’t sure what it was going to bring. I felt just like a student on my first day, that anxious butterfly feeling, not know what the day would hold for me. … Continue reading

April 29, 2015
by Evan-Moor
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Encouraging Positive Classroom Behavior—Without Raising Your Voice

At this time in the school year, students are very excited and we can all feel a little burned out! Try some of these classroom tips for effective teaching for a calmer, quieter learning environment. Set Students up for Success … Continue reading