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Videos are arriving soon

We will always include videos in the lessons. There will be two kinds: 1. Training videos for the teacher 2. Doctor D videos for the classroom Demos of techniques for lessons Fun presentations of insights for lessons Emergency videos for when you aren’t ready to do your own demos that are in the lessons We are planning to set up the video work-flow in March, so check back...

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I like to invent phrases that are more descriptive than what we’ve used in the past, and are easy to remember. One such item that is both limited and outdated is, “slide-show”. I’m kind of surprised no one uses “screen-showing”. In our classrooms at Firstlight, we have several ways to share images and ideas. Printing things out is always an option, but we really do best when we’re using some sort of screen that students can all see. In order from moderately useful/easy, to really awesome and amazing, here are our methods. Detailed instructions for setting these up will...

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Never rewrite a lesson plan again. Read ours once, print your PDFs, and use our easy SCROLL & TEACH lesson plan right on your phone (or other device).

We’ve even included a SUBMIT YOUR SUMMARY text. Just copy & paste and you can send to your principal. It’s an abbreviated lesson plan, with standards and learning targets.


Look for the READY, SET, GO! section at the bottom of each page. There’s background info, lists, and a printable Prep Page so you don’t have to write down a thing.