PROMPT: Describe a day in class from the teacher's point of view.
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My Heart Map. Students create a heart map in their writer's notebook as inspiration for their writing. 3 important people, 3 hobbies, 3 important places, 3 memories, and 3 important things. They will always have something to write about for a personal narrative.
Five close reading strategies to support the Common Core Omgosh! What great strategies. I've been trying to figure out how to explain highlighting "the important stuff."
The right way to prep your class for a substitute - Imgur
technology rocks. seriously.: Tons of "School Signs" From the Blog "technology rocks seriously." WOW love her signs... www.swtblessings....
Not a bad idea - Dish rack plus file folders!
Use two colors for name calling sticks. Flip the stick after you've called that student. Brilliant!
"If the purpose for learning is to score well on a test, we've lost sight of the real reason for learning." - Jeannie Fulbright
Haha! A high school teacher made her students surrender their phones so they couldn't cheat!
Good parent visual for parent/teacher conferences -- and for the kids!
"Myth #1: High school English teachers sit around all day reading and discussing great literature, and crafting Romeo and Juliet lesson plans. Truth #1: High school English teachers sit around all day reading Sarah, Felipe, and Nick's crappy essays. English teachers have no time to read, except in the summer. In fact, if you love reading, become a Math teacher." So true.