World Wonder Day 2015

The Room Nine Kids were excited to combine our annual KCRA Kids Can! Food Drive with this year’s World Wonder Day challenge of Impacting Our Community with Food & Food … Continue Reading →


What Does Your Classroom Say?

With the first day of school looming ever closer, I’ve been thinking about that kidney-shaped table in the back of my room. Designed to accommodate one teacher in the main … Continue Reading →


Read All About It in Your Local Newspaper – Digitally Free!

Teachers need fact-based, non-fiction content. We need lots of it. And we need it now. The adoption of the new Common Core State Standards paired with the lack of approved … Continue Reading →


Cool Widget for Tagging States!

I saw this on Facebook this morning and thought how cool it would be for Intermediate students to fill out this form and generate a map of the United States … Continue Reading →


Free Classroom Subscription to The Modesto Bee!

                                  With Common Core Standards here and no approved Language Arts curriculum readily available, … Continue Reading →


Teacher Geek is Common Core Chic Links from 2014 CTA Good Teaching Conference North

Thank you so much for joining Teacher Geek is Common Core Chic at the 2014 CTA Good Teaching Conference North!  Here are links to the resources we discussed at both … Continue Reading →


Pinterest Page for “Treasure Hunters” supports great Common Core lessons!

If you have already ordered your copy of James Patterson’s great new young adult novel “Treasure Hunters,“ you’ve probably already finished reading it and want to figure out how to … Continue Reading →


Teacher Geek at CTA’s 2014 Good Teaching Conference North

Teacher Geek will once again be Common Core chic at the California Teachers Association’s 2014 Good Teaching Conference North in San Jose starting Friday, October 10 and continuing through Sunday, … Continue Reading →



Teacher Geek was Common Core Chic at CapCUE 9/27/2013!

Teacher Geek was Common Core Chic at the first CapCUE Tech Fest, September 27, 2013, at Natomas Charter School in Sacramento, CA!  More than 200 educators from around Northern California … Continue Reading →