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Category Archives: Leah Davies

How Will Your Students Remember You?

How do I remember my teachers?  Frankly, I was in elementary school “eons ago” as a student, but I do know how my former students remember me.  I’ve been told … Continue reading

December 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

How to get Parents to Show Up at Conferences

I know that your school year has just begun.  And I also know that many of you are already thinking about your first of many Parent Conferences that you’ll have … Continue reading

August 28, 2016 · Leave a comment

More Elementary Classroom Procedures

Here’s another article that is well worth reading to help jump start your First Days of School Procedure Orientation. It’s written by Leah Davies, http://www.KellyBear.com. While this post is focused … Continue reading

August 13, 2016 · Leave a comment

Assertiveness Training for Children

Is #bullying becoming an increasing problem in our neighborhoods and schools? Apparently so, because this is the second article I’ve received today that I want to share with my followers … Continue reading

April 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

Oppositional Defiant Disorder in Children

Anyone who is a parent has, at one time or another, wondered if their child had #ODD (Oppositional Defiant Disorder) or was just acting like a “normal” 2 or 3 … Continue reading

April 16, 2016 · Leave a comment

“30 Ideas for Helping Children with ADHD Succeed”

I just saw this post from #Kellybear and thought you could use this to help you understand and work with children or adults who are blessed with ADHD. I know … Continue reading

April 16, 2016 · Leave a comment

52 Character Building Thoughts for Children

Parents and teachers:  here are 52 wonderful character building thoughts and discussion points you can use with your children and students during a Social Studies lesson or discussion.  They’re also … Continue reading

April 6, 2015 · 1 Comment

How in the world can we get parents involved?

Thank you my blog friends.  I received an inquiry about how to get parents to attend conferences.  Oh, I do completely understand your frustration!  I have several ideas that I’ve … Continue reading

February 23, 2015 · Leave a comment

Why Don’t Parents Show Up for Conferences?

Why Don’t Parents Show Up for Conferences? Over the past 40 years, I have had great success with having parents attend my scheduled Parent Conferences.  Many of my student’s parents … Continue reading

June 18, 2014 · Leave a comment