24 episodes

The Primary (Paradise) Teaching Podcast shares engaging, hands on, easy to implement teaching ideas for your Kindergarten, First Grade, and Second Grade classroom. Our host, Martha Moore, is an experienced, IB certified, K-5 intervention teacher and 1st and 2nd grade classroom teacher. Learn how to provide students with relevant, engaging learning experiences with activities, strategies, and lessons that are easy for you, the teacher, to implement as well. With an emphasis on writing skills, new teacher tips, math strategies, and overall effective classroom practices, let's chat about what works for kids.

Primary (Paradise) Teaching Martha Moore

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The Primary (Paradise) Teaching Podcast shares engaging, hands on, easy to implement teaching ideas for your Kindergarten, First Grade, and Second Grade classroom. Our host, Martha Moore, is an experienced, IB certified, K-5 intervention teacher and 1st and 2nd grade classroom teacher. Learn how to provide students with relevant, engaging learning experiences with activities, strategies, and lessons that are easy for you, the teacher, to implement as well. With an emphasis on writing skills, new teacher tips, math strategies, and overall effective classroom practices, let's chat about what works for kids.

    Teach Kids to Write for Writing's Sake: Author to Teacher with Gaia Cornwall

    Teach Kids to Write for Writing's Sake: Author to Teacher with Gaia Cornwall

    In this Author to Teacher Episode: Conversations with published authors about writing, teaching, and how we can support our students, Martha interviews author and illustrator Gaia Cornwall. Gaia's books include Jabari Jumps, Jabari Tries, and The Best Bed for Me.

    Gaia shares about her experience as an author illustrator, the journey to becoming an illustrator and eventually an author, and encourages future writers to write without worrying if it's good or bad. This conversation will inspire teachers to look for the talents our children have and encourage them to never give up.

    If you're a teacher who teaches writing, or really any subject, this is a helpful, insightful, and important listen filled with interesting, real life anecdotes and useable advice you can apply to your classroom today.

    Listen along and learn how we can help our students find their passion and voice as writers.

    • 44 min
    Use Life Experience and Just Start Writing: Author to Teacher with Dennis Mathew

    Use Life Experience and Just Start Writing: Author to Teacher with Dennis Mathew

    In this Author to Teacher Episode: Conversations with published authors about writing, teaching, and how we can support our students,  our host Martha speaks with author, singer song writer, and speech pathologist Dennis Mathew. The two discuss Dennis' journey to authorhood, his desire to help students feel loved and welcome at school, and how he encourages children to use their everyday life as inspiration for writing.

    You can find Dennis's books Bello the Cello, My WILD School Day,  and How Grizzly Found Gratitude  on his website and Amazon.

    If you're a teacher who teaches writing, or really any subject, this is a helpful, insightful, and important listen filled with interesting, real life anecdotes and useable advice you can apply to your classroom today.

    Listen along and learn how we can help our students find their passion and voice as writers.

    • 46 min
    Writing is Expression: Author to Teacher with Jasmyn Wright

    Writing is Expression: Author to Teacher with Jasmyn Wright

    In this Author to Teacher Episode: Conversations with published authors about writing, teaching, and how we can support our students,  our host Martha speaks with author, teacher, speaker, and SEL curriculum developer, Jasmyn Wright. The two discuss the importance of letting our students express themselves through writing, how to encourage students to take risks, and how Jasmyn's work as an author and a speaker has impacted her classroom for the better.

    You can find Jasmyn's book I'm Gonna Push Through on Amazon or wherever books are sold. You can also learn more about Jasmyn and her Push Through Organization on her website.

    If you're a teacher who teaches writing, or really any subject, this is a helpful, insightful, and important listen filled with interesting, real life anecdotes and useable advice you can apply to your classroom today.

    Listen along and learn how we can help our students find their passion and voice as writers.

    • 41 min
    Let Your Writers Be Creative: Author to Teacher with Author Jarrett Lerner

    Let Your Writers Be Creative: Author to Teacher with Author Jarrett Lerner

    In this Author to Teacher Episode: Conversations with published authors about writing, teaching, and how we can support our students, Martha interviews author and illustrator Jarrett Lerner. Jarrett's books include the EngiNerds and Geeger the Robot Series, Give This Book a Title and Give this Book a Cover, and the first book in the soon to be released The Hunger Heroes Graphic Novel Chapter Book.

    Jarrett shares how, despite his love of writing, it took him some time to find the confidence and tools to realize his dream of becoming an author. He gives teachers insight into how we can spark a love of writing through encouraging creativity, the power of relatable and relevant books, and the importance of letting kids use their lives and interests as inspiration.

    If you're a teacher who teaches writing, or really any subject, this is a helpful, insightful, and important listen filled with interesting, real life anecdotes and useable advice you can apply to your classroom today.

    Listen along and learn how we can help our students find their passion and voice as writers.

    • 54 min
    Dear Teacher on the Last Day of School

    Dear Teacher on the Last Day of School

    As the school year winds down, it's always amazing to think about how far your students have come, the things you've experienced together, and what the future may hold. In the last episode of season 1, Martha shares a heartfelt open letter from students to teachers.

    • 4 min
    3 Easy Sub Plan Tips to Make Your Life Easier

    3 Easy Sub Plan Tips to Make Your Life Easier

    As a teacher, there's nothing worse than going to school when you're feeling sick... except maybe preparing sub plans. In this episode, Martha shares 3 easy sub plan tips that will give you the freedom to roll over and go back to bed on the days you're feeling under the weather.

    • 7 min

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