Yes, we must remember our clientele (elementary teachers). They love
glitter, pom-poms, beads, shiny paper, anything metallic, anything
fluorescent, and anything with a neat texture, like velour paper. I try to
include these mediums in many lessons because it motivates my students and
creates enthusisasm and joy! When I first started teaching elementary (9
years ago) I thought, "Why do I need this stuff?" Now I know.
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Sent: Sunday, June 08, 2003 9:21 PM
Subject: Re: glitter info?
> haha....I hate glitter. However, I let my first graders use glitter on
> their "rainbow fish" (a little filler lesson). Wow...you would have
> offered them a million dollars (or whatever would be worth a million
> to 6 year olds!) hehehehehe
> So I save glitter....and other cool things (like wiggly eyes) as my little
> bribes. I know...absolutely shameless!!!