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Volume 4 Number 2

When it comes to using their own money to purchase classroom materials and supplies, teachers have pockets deeper than Captain Kangaroo's...
Teacher Tax Relief Act Leaves Many Teachers Behind by Kathleen Alape Carpenter
Spotlight: New Teacher Induction book by Annette Breaux and Harry K. Wong
The 500-Pound Gorilla by Alfie Kohn
Polar Bear Theme by Kerry Weisner
A Teacher/Students Dialogue on Ernest Hemingway's Short Story, "A Day's Wait" by L. Swilley
Greetings from Ross Island! - Update from Operation Deep Freeze by LT. Marshall Branch
Editor's e-Picks - February Resources by Kathleen Alape Carpenter, Editor
What Does It Take To Teach Middle School? by Middle School Teachers
Technology Curriculum Tips by Jeff Cooper
Writing Tips for Teachers - Part 2 by Joy Jones
Which is more important: Teaching or Research and Publication? by Bikika T. Laloo
"Three Little Pigs" Activities from the Kindergarten Chatboard
Centers in a Tub from the Kindergarten Chatboard
Planning a Reading Sleepover Party from the Teachers.Net mailrings
Paulie's Igloo by Paulie Schenkelberg
February Columns
February Regular Features
February Informational Items
Gazette Home Delivery:

Editor's Feature...

Editor's e-Picks - February Resources

by Kathleen Alape Carpenter - Editor

Teachers.Net Resources for Read Across America Day & Dr. Seuss

Read Across America activities chat
Includes many ideas for observing RAA Day

Compilation of Read Across America activities

Read Across America Day!
Activities, door decorating, a week of plans

A Cat in the Hat pin to make for Read Across America Day

Dr. Seuss book related activities

Lesson plans for Dr. Seuss Week

The Lorax explorations

How Do You Know You Won't Like It [if you haven't tried]?
Employs Green Eggs & Ham

Foot theme activities (The Foot Book)

You've got a wocket where?
(There's a Wocket in My Pocket)

Yertle the Turtle activity

The Cat In the Hat & Bartholomew and the Oobleck (includes recipe for oobleck)

Venn Diagram With One Fish, Two Fish

The Cat in the Hat mini-unit

Green Eggs & Ham

Phonemic awareness activities with The Cat In The Hat, Green Eggs And Ham, Hop On Pop

Sneetches activities

Planning a family literacy night (transcript)

March activities including Dr. Seuss

Children's Book Authors/Illustrators chat transcripts

Meet Joan Holub

Meet Barbara Seuling

Meet Emily Arnold McCully

Meet Michael McCurdy

Meet Esme Raji Codell

Meet Erin Mauterer

Meet Jeff Brown

Meet Joe Bonsall

Winter Recipes & Crafts

Marshmallow snow person recipe/craft (w/photo)
Tortilla snowflakes (w/photo)
Finger Paint
Sticky toffee

Graham Cracker Flag recipe/craft (w/photo)
Pretzel Stick Snow People (w/photo)
Groundhog Day Cupcakes
President's Day Cherry Turnovers
Krispie Valentine Kisses (w/photo)

Cat in the Hat pin (w/photo)
Coffee Filter snow people (w/photo)
Milk Jug Igloo (w/photo)
Snowman Heads
Sock Snowmen (w/photo)

Paint Stirrer Stick Snow Figure (w/diagram)
Soda Bottle Snowman (w/photo)
Balloon Print Snowman
Doily Snowman

Mizlett's 3-D snowflake (w/diagrams)
Volcano Activity
Dig-it Sponge Art
Soap Balls
Magic Cabbage activity

Tutti Frutti Playdough
Snowman Soup
Edible Glacier
Ice Cube Painting