WOW!!! Great film shorts, adverts, and more to use in teaching, plus lesson ideas! Seriously, this site is amazing!! I can already envision so many ways to use these clips and ideas to motivate and inspire my students and breathe new life into my writing and reading curriculum!
Close reading: step by step strategies for success
CHAMPs Classroom Management: How to develop strategies for multiple instructional approaches, tips on how to implement strategies, examples of CHAMPs strategies...
7 Classroom Review Games that Won't Waste Time
By choosing games that focus on the questions themselves while spending minimal time on the "game" part, we can add some fun into our test prep without sacrificing the review.
Months of the Year: Australian Seasons
These posters come in 3 formats to help you choose what's right for your classroom. This set includes posters for 15 different Kagan Structures. Posters are available with a step-by-step description of the structure -OR- with a quick summary of the structure.
Great step by step guide on how to organize a Socratic Seminar from Scholastic Teachers.
Learned helplessness seems to be a widespread epidemic in elementary schools these days. Here's five steps to erase learned helplessness from your students' brains.
Sticky Teaching < whenever we’re presenting is to make sure our message sticks...
Ground rules for Philosophical Chairs-- Created using PowToon -- Free sign up at . Make your own animated videos and animated present...
Project Based Learning, Genius Hour, & 20% Time: How to Individualize Student Learning
How do you individualize instruction in your classroom and allow students to pursue their interests? Middle school and high school English Language Arts teachers discussed the types of individualized learning they use in their classroom: project based learning, Genius Hour, and 20% time, and how they got started and introduced it to students. Teachers also shared past PBL units, final products, successes and obstacles. Read through the chat for ideas to implement in your own classroom.
What To Do When Your Students Fail a Test
Read this post to learn tips for what to do when students fail a test. Tips include analyzing the assessment and the data as well as next steps for instruction.
Multi-Step Equations Relay Race! Fun and FREE activity that the students love. It helps them solve both multi step equations and multi step word problems. 4.OA.3 Solve multistep word problems posed with whole numbers and having whole number answers using the four operations.