If you're like me, you were extraordinarily moved by the "I wish my teacher knew..." movement and hashtag on Twitter. Thanks to Denver teacher Kyle Schwartz, many of us have begun to discover things that our students want us to know but have not before shared with us.I created this writing center addition based upon Kyle Schwartz's original lesson; I take no credit for her idea, hashtags, or anything else -- that was all that amazing teacher's gift to our teaching community.
Matchbook Chapter Summaries for Novel Studies. This project is so simple, and you can do it with any novel. This example is for Where the Red Fern Grows. This could be modified for use with Golden Sowers - summarize each book, etc.
See how Ross Cooper, Supervisor of Instructional Practice K-12 in Salisbury Township School District, implemented (Almost) Paperless Literature Circles in his classroom with Schoology: http://t.sch.gy/VUVYd via Edutopia. Learn more about Schoology: http://t.sch.gy/TAv8K