Teaching about character traits
Teaching students to "show" in their writing.
words to use in lesson plans to make administrators happy
Incorporating technology and classic literature for middle school and high school students. This allows students to be creative and prove that they understand a character/text!--use with novel and myth characters!
10 Best Websites for English Teachers // These are the sites that I go back to time after time for easy, fun, and usefull teaching ideas! // from SouthtoSouthwest.com
Textual Evidence bulletin board. The board serves to provide students with ways to cite evidence from a text.
Link to blog post with free ACE templates and complete instructions for implementing the ACE method in your classroom. Can be used for grades 4-8. http://imlovinlit.blogspot.com
A~mazing writing prompts. Can't wait to use them. @Deanie Kelly Trifaro Kelly Trifaro Crutchfield Coleman
Using Marzano question stems in the high school classroom. PRINT THESE!!
A good process to start students on for analyzing poetry. A seven step process that makes analysis easier.