Discover and save creative ideas

    4 Games to Help Kids Think Critically about Vocabulary - FREEBIES Included with some awesome tips for expanding your students' knowledge of the words around them!

    4 Games to Help Kids Think Critically about Vocabulary

    Uploaded by user

    Assessments

    Assessment Ideas

    Uploaded by user

    SO powerful. A must read for any teacher.

    Share This With All the Schools, Please

    Uploaded by user

    Hundreds of FREE short passages for students in grades 5-12, organized by theme. Each comes with questions for students and a guide for teachers. www.CommonLit.org

    Pinned from
    Uploaded by user

    **VIDEO** post about implementing Writer's Workshop in your classroom!! Lots of great tips :)

    Teaching Writing: the 4-1-1 (video post!)

    Uploaded by user

    Room 213: Learning Stations for Reader's Notebooks

    Learning Stations for Reader's Notebooks

    Uploaded by user

    Interactive notebook templates

    Pinned from
    Uploaded by user

    To Engage Them All: Grudgeball, Text Mapping, Keep it or Junk It and More....Engaging Middle Schoolers in Social Studies and Nonfiction Text!!!

    Pinned from
    Uploaded by user

    ahhhh hang up the higher order questions then you won't forget to ask the right questions the one day you are scored :)

    Following My Heart to First Grade: Anchors Away!

    Uploaded by user

    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.

    Matchbook Chapter Summaries for Novel Studies

    Uploaded by user

    5 Tips for Making Research Meaningful to Students

    5 Tips for Making Research Meaningful to Students (Middle School Teacher to Literacy Coach)

    Uploaded by user

    Digital citizenship has been a big topic of debate at #iste13 - here's a fun way to teach it!

    Comfortably 2.0: The Digital Citizenship Survival Kit

    Uploaded by user

    Call/Response...so fun! I might try this for the upcoming year. Last year about did me in with trying to get their attention.

    Pinned from
    Uploaded by user

    Use a cover slip when collecting assignments. Grade the assignment, record the grade on the cover slip, then pass the papers back to students. No alphabetizing papers for the grade book.--I also like that I would be able to see at a glance who didn't turn work in...

    Fifth in the Middle: Optimum Organization Linky - I'm in Heaven!

    Uploaded by user

    Paperless classroom #elearning #edtech #education

    The best tools for your paperless classroom - Daily Genius

    Uploaded by user

    Digging Deeper: Writing about Reading!

    Pinned from
    Uploaded by user

    Anti-bullying video by schoolchildren backed by Coldplay

    Anti-bullying video by schoolchildren backed by Coldplay

    Uploaded by user

    Teacher Toons: Tone vs. Mood Comic to help students understand the difference between tone and mood when reading a text.

    Teacher Toons: Tone vs. Mood

    Uploaded by user

    "We just wasted over a minute of classtime thinking and sharing about the word obstinate, and I have no idea if students actually understand what the word means. Here enters the game of 7-up."

    The Brown-Bag Teacher: 7-Up Vocabulary Practice

    Uploaded by user

    Free Close Reading Passage of the Week~An Annotated Key Is Included

    Literacy & Math Ideas: Free Close Reading Passage of the Week

    Uploaded by user

    Main Idea foldable—fun way to practice citing textual evidence!

    Crystal's Classroom: Reading Foldables

    Uploaded by user

    Vocabulary Die: use as a game in the classroom to go over vocabulary words. The sides say: act it out, define it, synonym or antonym, draw it, use it in a sentence, and your choice. Great way for kids to get creative!

    Pinned from
    Uploaded by user

    A more detailed explanation of the Cornell Method can be found here

    Pinned from
    Uploaded by user

    VIDEO (7:29): A wonderful demonstration on the making of papyrus paper. Papyrus is a strong, durable paper-like material produced from the pith of the papyrus plant, and is first known to have been used in ancient Egypt as far back as the First Dynasty.

    Pinned from
    Uploaded by user

    Anchor Chart Storage Solutions- love this. Laminate with labels on the back and store in a decorated (and clean!) garbage bin for future use.

    Teaching With a Mountain View: Anchor Chart Storage Solutions

    Uploaded by user