Helping Teachers Fit It All Together

Long Range Plans

Planning a split can be tough.

 Make it a little bit easier with these detailed long range plans for split classes from grade 3-6

 Inquiry 101

Grab this free mini course and get started with implementing inquiry in your classroom with tried and tested inquiry based teaching strategies.

Latest Articles from the blog

Planning your Time Table
Well that is another year in the books. As I close the door on my 11th year teaching I look[...]
How to Track Student Assessment
There are so many ways to track student learning. But the goal here is that you have to do it.[...]
A Flipped Classroom: Strategies To Use With Elementary Students
Have you ever tried to flip your classroom. Normally you follow the pattern of teach-practice - assess but what if[...]
Technology Hardware In Your Classroom and How To Use It
I love tech...I am not sure that I can remember a period of time in my life where technology didn't[...]
Getting ready to teach a split grade classroom.
Ok, don’t freak out!!Recently I was interviewed on the Bully Brave podcast and they asked me all about teaching from[...]
30+ Projects Your Students Will Love.
  A good project is engaging, relevant, and fun for students to share their learning. Projects are an excellent way[...]

More About Me

Hi I'm Patti, I am the teacher-author behind Madly Learning. I have been teaching for 10 years and for the last 6 I have taught combined classes and have loved it. 


I hold Specialist Qualifications in Reading and English as a Second Language. I share lots here on the blog about my experiences in my classroom both the ups, downs and everything in between.


As a teacher I embrace the importance of differentiated instruction and student-centered inquiry especially for split grade classrooms.  


I also currently host a weekly live video on Facebook that supports teachers with using inquiry in their classroom. You can find me everywhere else on social media as @madlylearning.  


Let me help you reduce some of the overwhelm that comes with teaching as I help you to make it all fit together!!