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Learning centers, also known as stations at the secondary level, are ideal activities to use to bring movement into your middle school or high school classroom. Find out how to implement stations on your first day of school, as you review key ideas or terms, and as a way to preview texts.

Learning centers, also known as stations at the secondary level, are ideal activities to use to bring movement into your middle school or high school classroom. Find out how to implement stations on your first day of school, as you review key ideas or terms, and as a way to preview texts.

I started conferring with my students during reader's workshop this school year and it's been amazing! Here are some great prompts to use during your reading conference to check for comprehension!

I started conferring with my students during reader's workshop this school year and it's been amazing! Here are some great prompts to use during your reading conference to check for comprehension!

Definitely want to do this to my classroom door! Maybe the back side so when it's closed during class students in the halls can see it.

Definitely want to do this to my classroom door! Maybe the back side so when it's closed during class students in the halls can see it.

I finally nailed teaching symbolism to my students! Using candy was both efficient and engaging, and they kept referencing this lesson for the rest of the year. This strong foundation really helped their literary analysis skills. TeachNouvelle.com

I finally nailed teaching symbolism to my students! Using candy was both efficient and engaging, and they kept referencing this lesson for the rest of the year. This strong foundation really helped their literary analysis skills. TeachNouvelle.com

Four-Star Reading Responses - Use an anchor chart to show students the difference between a 1-star response and a 4-star response!

Four-Star Reading Responses - Use an anchor chart to show students the difference between a 1-star response and a 4-star response!

Prize Binder instead of a treasure box (or in my class entire treasure cupboard!)  LOVE LOVE LOVE this idea!

Prize Binder instead of a treasure box (or in my class entire treasure cupboard!) LOVE LOVE LOVE this idea!

Engage your students with this literary Jenga activity based on Bloom's Taxonomy and Depth of Knowledge. This activity is for grades 7-12.

Engage your students with this literary Jenga activity based on Bloom's Taxonomy and Depth of Knowledge. This activity is for grades 7-12.

Great ideas and inspiration in this middle school classroom reveal - from decorating to small group areas to hanging posters and anchor charts. | maneuveringthemiddle.com

Great ideas and inspiration in this middle school classroom reveal - from decorating to small group areas to hanging posters and anchor charts. | maneuveringthemiddle.com