More ideas from Leona
Ghosts -- These are epic.

Idea: Raspberry Pi or other small computer system, inside rotating Ghost Shell, suspended by wire near office.

Knowing the answer is one thing...but being able to justify your thinking by citing text is an entirely different type of skill. Taking the text and combing through it, like an old man at the beach with a metal detector, determined to find some treasures, not only takes strong reading comprehension skills, but also takes some perseverance, to find what we're looking for. In this post by The Teacher Next Door, I'll share the six steps I use in my classroom, to teach this important read...

Knowing the answer is one thing.but being able to justify your thinking by citing text is an entirely different type of skill. Taking the text and combing through it, like an old man at the beach with a metal detector, determined to find some treasures,

High School and Middle School English: focus on the process and use revision stations to do so. Read about how I use them in my classroom.

Writing stations for essay revision: High School and Middle School English: focus on the process and use revision stations to do so. Read about how I use them in my classroom.