BAZINGA - an awesome review game for most any subject and any grade. Students are in teams, I ask questions, and the students answers them. If a team is correct they have the chance to pick a Bazinga Card and we do what it says (e.g. double your score, erase 1 point from another team, switch the team captain of the winning team with the team captain of the losing team, etc.).
Free! Halloween Logic Puzzle for 4th-9th graders - gonna give it to my high math students for a fun challenge
Ender's Game teaching packet. The movie comes out this fall, so it's the perfect time to use this classic novel in the classroom.
TEACHING IRONY with Mary Tyler Moore: Lesson Plan and Episode Link
Do your kids think of vampires as love-struck teenagers? Encourage them to read about the real Dracula and then quiz them about the story. No werewolves allowed!
FREE! Idioms are great fun and upper elementary and middle school students love them! This lesson is ideal for grades 6-9 and was created to address the following Common Core Standard: Vocabulary Acquisition and Use: "Recognize and explain the meaning of common idioms, adages, and proverbs" schools, upper elementari, idiom, upper elementary, middl school, teaching middle school science, human bodi, human body, school student
Idioms are great fun and upper elementary and middle school students love them! Free
crystal ball predicting sheets...future simple practice
Middle and high school students will get a real kick out of this lesson, which is both fun and challenging at the same time. FREE
I AM... boards. Love this idea to remind them they are wonderful. (I think I'd use actual photos of the girls, though.) Or do this with a girl scout troop photo and say... Girl Scouts is..... (let them find adjectives in magazines to glue around frame.) school, activity days, self portraits, i am board, first week activities, activities for teen girls, small groups, kid, self esteem
Great project for a fairy tale unit - if I was king/queen for a day I would....writing promp for conditionals
FREE Lesson integrating technology, reading, Harry Potter, & The Hunger games: The Potter Games (www.thepottergame...)
Free, daily, 10-minute current events newscasts along with materials such as downloadable maps and discussion questions to help students develop critical thinking skills and better understand the stories covered in the news. classroom, students, school, current events, 10 minut, minut daili, teacher, social studies, kid
10 minute newcast-Great for Current Events
i like this! how fun would it be to make a gigantic map display (i'm talking wide open hallway size) where each student researches a state and labels it with several illustrations that represent that state (like this but more), then all states get pieced together to form a dazzling visual map.. oooh! embroidery patterns, 50 states, color, map, teaching the states, homeschooling about the states, geography kids, united states, social studi
this would be so fun and colorful.
Have students add original examples to this is a figurative language printable. (Post Its, Sticky Notes, English Language Arts, Reading,Compositional Risk, Writing, Asessment) writers notebook, languages, challenges, english language arts, anchor charts, languag art, figur languag, teacher, english/language arts
Figurative Language Chart
VOCAB: graphic organizer