How to Make a Pig JAR

Our classroom teachers have started a new ELA unit in the curriculum: personal narratives. The literature options are PLENTIFUL. One teacher recommended “I Like Me” by Nancy Carlson where the main character is a pig who really likes herself and […]

A Bumble Bee Craft

This week was a bzzzzzzzz-y one. Alright, I got my bad dad joke out of the way. Moving on. This idea stemmed from one student’s …. fixation … yeah, let’s go with the word fixation, on bumble bees. During our […]

Making Cherry Blossom Trees

One of our 12:1:1 classes has been involved with an ongoing series at the Brooklyn Botanical Garden. They have had the opportunity to see the gardens throughout the different seasons and have taken part in lessons to build vocabulary and […]

Making Silly Tacos

Consider this the first installment of what I hope will be a weekly recap of collaborative JARS lessons. In the spirit of “Cinco de Mayo,” I worked with a fellow SLP and one of our favorite special education classroom teachers […]