Archive for the ‘Back-to-School’ Category



6 Ideas for A Healthier School Year

6 Ideas for a Healthier School Year 1. Walk to School Set one day a month, weather permitting, as a day where students are encouraged to walk or bike to school. 2. Try-It Day To encourage healthy eating habits, hold try-it days at school where kids are offered fruits, vegetables, and other healthy foods they [...]

Classroom Management Resources

  Classroom management and management of student conduct are skills that teachers acquire and hone over time. Fortunately, there are tons of resources on the Internet that can help teachers develop their classroom management skills! Here is a link to some great classroom management techniques that might help you hone those skills!¬†https://www.teachervision.com/back-to-school/classroom-management/53366.html?utm_source=TV_Great_Stuff_2015-09-08&utm_medium=e-newsletter&utm_campaign=TV_Great_Stuff If you are [...]

HTHT WNC Visits Claxton Elementary School in Asheville, NC!

HTHT WNC Engages Students at Claxton Elementary School on March 27, 2015! The students in Ms. Sophia’s First grade class at Claxton Elementary in Asheville, North Carolina had the pleasure of doing hands – on science experiments with High Touch High Tech of Western North Carolina’s scientist, Asteroid Amber. Amber spent the morning in the [...]

Incorporate a Science Night at your School this Year!

In September 2013, Sand Lake Elementary school in Orlando, Florida incorporated a Mystery Science Night for a few hours one evening after school. They invited teachers, parents and students to partake in a crime investigation and the students had to use what they have learned in science class to solve the crime. The science concepts [...]

Create New Back-to-School Family Traditions

  In a recent article written in Jump In! magazine produced by School Family.com, the article describes 6 ways to create new Back-to-School family traditions. ¬†“Establishing fun back-to-school traditions can help your kids feel more secure as they advance to the next grade. Traditions also strengthen family bonds and create fun memories.” Creating new traditions [...]