15 Brain Breaks for the Classroom - Perfect for Online Learning, Zoom, or Remote Lessons
Add these fun brain breaks to your online instruction. Your elementary or middle school students will love the games and activities in this collection of brain breaks. Use them virtually or in the socially distanced classroom. They work great as warm-ups, lesson extenders, or closures. Your students will the challenges, and you'll love how engaged students are in their online learning!
Brain Breaks for Online Learning - Virtual Learning Activities
These brain breaks are perfect for online learning. With little to no prep, they're ideal for engaging elementary and middle school students during virtual learning. The collection of activities work as brain breaks, warm-ups, lesson closures, or lesson extenders. They're perfect Zoom lessons or any video conferencing lesson because they require no prep and no paper! Your students will love these fun brain breaks for online learning!
Virtual Classroom Ideas to make Zoom lessons more engaging
Get kids thinking with this collection of 15 virtual classroom games and activities. These ideas work great as distance learning warm-ups and/or Zoom lesson closures. They're perfect to add to any lesson to increase student engagement while learning virtually. They're fun and challenging! Your students will love them!
Ways to keep students engaged in online learning
Online learning presents its own challenges. It can be hard to keep students engaged in online learning. Make distance learning a lot more fun with this collection of virtual learning games and activities. Each virtual activity is designed to get your elementary and middle school students more excited about learning online!
Zoom Activities and Games to Use with Distance Learning
Make Zoom, Google Meet, Teams or any video conferencing lesson a lot more fun with this collection of vitural games and activities. Get kids thinking with this list of ideas for keeping students engaged while learning online. Find ideas for practicing listening, spelling, vocabulary, and memory. Give the community building ideas in this list of virtual classroom activities a try too!
Engaging Brain Breaks that Challenge Students to Think (listening, vocabulary, memory)
Practice listening, vocabulary, memory, and reasoning with this collection of 60 no-prep, no-copies-needed activities. This resource includes 10 types of Brain Bursts with 60 different activities. Each one is designed to help improve memory encoding, information processing, and listening comprehension. Since each activity is designed to take a short amount of time, they work great as warm-ups, lesson extenders, or enrichment activities. Perfect to use for virtual classroom games or in-class.
Classroom Activities for Zoom or Google Meet to Keep Students Engaged
Ready to get your students’ brains “bursting” with new skills? Brain Bursts are fun and creative games to play on Zoom. They are designed to improve learning and memory while studnets learn virtually. This resource includes 60 different activities. Each one is designed to help improve memory encoding, information processing, and listening comprehension. Since each activity is designed to take a short amount of time, they work great as warm-ups, lesson extenders, or enrichment activities.
Brain Breaks for Middle School (great for Zoom or remote learning)
This collection includes 60 games and activities that middle schoolers can play on Zoom or any other video conferencing platform. Make your virtual classroom engaging by challenging students to play these remote learning games. This resource includes 10 types of Brain Breaks that help improve memory encoding, information processing, and listening comprehension. Since each activity is designed to take a short amount of time, they work great as warm-ups, lesson extenders, or enrichment…
Games to Play on Zoom (perfect for warm-ups or bell ringers)
Wondering how to keep students engaged in online learning? Check out these warm-ups! These distance learning warm-ups develop critical skills while keeping students engaged while learning online. This resource includes 60 activities to provide fun brain breaks and challenges that students can complete while on platforms like Zoom or Google Meet. These zoom games for kids are so much fun. Your studnets won't even realize that they're learning. Oh, and there are no copies are prep needed!
Daily Warm-Ups to practice Listening, Memory, Inferring, and Reasoning
These no-prep, no-copy daily warm-ups are ready for your students. Each warm-up is designed to get kids thinking. This collection includes 60 different activities for middle school warm-ups. They work great as bellringers, warm-ups, lesson extenders, and even test prep. Your students will love the challenges that help them practice listening, memory, inferring, and reasoning. You'll love how simple they are to share with students!
Writing Prompts - 15 Timed Writing Activities - Writer's Notebook Prompts - Paper & Digital Prompts
These creative writing prompts are perfect to add to any ELA classroom. You can use them as a set of daily writing prompts, as a writing unit introduction, as a way to infuse fun writing activities into the classroom, or to build community and spark a love for writing. The best part is that they are designed to help students develop communication and writing skills.
Writing Activities - 15 Timed Writing Prompts - Creative Writing Tasks
Timed writing activities challenge students to race the clock as they write as much as they can during a fixed time period. Students are encouraged to “just write.” There is no pressure for perfection. In fact, the only parameter is that they need to write for the entire time. The fun nature of timed writing activities help students develop confidence as they experiment with the writing craft.
Timed Writing Activities, Writing Prompts, Writer's Workshop Prompts
These writing prompts are perfect to add to any classroom. You can use them as a set of daily writing prompts, as a writing unit introduction, as a way to infuse fun writing activities into the classroom, or to build community and spark a love for writing. The best part is that they are designed to help students develop communication and writing skills.
Poetry Analysis - 5 Fall-Themed Poems and 20 Poetry Analysis Tasks - 5 Interactive Flip Books
Celebrate the autumn season with five autumn poem studies in this hands-on and engaging 5-day poetry analysis unit. Each fall poem study includes a 5-page interactive flip book that helps students deeply understand the poem. As students progress through the analysis tasks on each page of their flip books they not only dive deeper into the text, but they also develop an appreciation for closely reading poetry.
Writing Lessons - Paper or Digital Versions to add to any writing unit!
This set of 10 writing lessons is perfect to add to an existing writing unit or to teach targeted skills throughout the year. Each are designed to be quick and engaging. They can be taught in succession as a single writing unit or you can pick and choose lessons to teach at different points throughout the school year. These lessons can be easily incorporated into writing workshop, writing units, writing centers, or your everyday writing instruction.
Writing lessons for writer's workshop, writing prompts
These lessons can be easily incorporated into writing workshop, writing units, writing centers, or your everyday writing instruction. This resource includes 10 writing lessons to help studnets with writing a lead, word choice, voice, transistion, details, similies, dialogue, sensory details, showing vs. telling, and figurative language. Perfect to add to any writing unit!