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Welcome to "One Classroom Over", where your teaching journey is celebrated, supported, and enriched! Tailored specifically for K-5 educators, this podcast unfolds a treasure trove of practical teaching tips and strategies, seamlessly merging over 25 years of host expertise with fresh, innovative insights. Imagine leaning on the door frame of your neighboring teacher's classroom, engaging in a warm, friendly chat about the adventures and wonders that occur in the world of early education. Whether you're navigating through the spirited seas of kindergarten or guiding curious 5th graders, ea Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/farrah-henley/support

One Classroom Over‪™‬ Farrah Henley

    • Education
    • 5.0 • 23 Ratings

Welcome to "One Classroom Over", where your teaching journey is celebrated, supported, and enriched! Tailored specifically for K-5 educators, this podcast unfolds a treasure trove of practical teaching tips and strategies, seamlessly merging over 25 years of host expertise with fresh, innovative insights. Imagine leaning on the door frame of your neighboring teacher's classroom, engaging in a warm, friendly chat about the adventures and wonders that occur in the world of early education. Whether you're navigating through the spirited seas of kindergarten or guiding curious 5th graders, ea Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/farrah-henley/support

    Tips for Teaching Main Idea in Lower Elementary

    Tips for Teaching Main Idea in Lower Elementary

    Are you ready to take your reading lessons to the next level? Imagine making every story a treasure hunt where your students are finding deeper meaning. In this article, we’ll be diving into the world of main ideas and supporting details. Not sure what this looks like in your classroom? Keep listening to learn tips for teaching the main idea in lower elementary, and creating students who are comprehension champions!



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    • 9 min
    Mastering the Clock: Creative Strategies for Teaching Telling Time

    Mastering the Clock: Creative Strategies for Teaching Telling Time

    Have you ever felt like teaching telling time  to your K-3 students is more challenging than solving a Rubik’s Cube? There are so many rules that it can be difficult for students to understand, but it doesn’t have to be so difficult! I have game-changing strategies for teaching telling time that are sure to get your students excited and engaged! From creating your own classroom clocks to a time-based scavenger hunt, we’ve got you covered! How do you make teaching time-telling the highlight of your day? Keep listening to find out! 

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    • 6 min
    Harnessing Science of Reading Comprehension Strategies

    Harnessing Science of Reading Comprehension Strategies

    How many times have you had students decode words but not understand what they mean? Comprehension is a huge part of reading. Whether you are teaching kindergarten students who are just starting their reading journey or guiding second graders toward a deeper understanding of words, the science of reading comprehension strategies has your back!  When you use the science of reading, a method that blends decoding words with comprehension of them, you are increasing students' comprehension skills with ease by using fun activities that will keep students engaged! 



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    • 7 min
    Healthy Habits for Teachers

    Healthy Habits for Teachers

    The world of education is demanding. We all know this. As a teacher, you are juggling so many responsibilities! That’s why knowing the power of habits is transformative. We’re not just talking about habits in your classroom, we’re talking about YOUR habits such as: hydration, nutrition, and yes, even how to turn your classroom into a wellness sanctuary. Inspired by “Atomic Habits” by James Clear, I want to share healthy habits for teachers that will have you not just surviving but flourishing in the teaching world! Keep reading! 




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    • 10 min
    Tips and Ideas for Indoor Recess

    Tips and Ideas for Indoor Recess

    The snow is falling; it’s raining outside; the temperatures are plummeting below zero and you hear those dreaded words, “indoor recess.” How are you going to keep young minds engaged and bodies active all while staying inside your classroom? Indoor recess doesn’t have to just be a backup plan; it can be an opportunity to foster creativity, collaboration, and continuous learning in a different setting. How do you do it? Let’s jump into indoor recess ideas and strategies that will make it a time of joy and learning. 



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    • 6 min
    Kick the Mid-Year Slump

    Kick the Mid-Year Slump

    As winter settles in and the excitement of a new school year and the holidays dwindles, many teachers face a mid-year slump. It’s usually a time marked by less enthusiasm and energy for teachers and students. However, this can be beat! With the right strategies and resources, this challenging time can be transformed into renewed excitement and effective learning. Want to know how? Listen now for helpful tips and techniques for overcoming the mid-year slump! 



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    • 9 min

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23 Ratings

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Love it

Hello my name is liberty and I love is podcast so much I’m am a 11 years older and I wanted to have a podcast to listen to and I love. Please read on your podcast

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Thank you for making these short and giving us simple steps we can implement immediately.

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