"Table Texting" is a strategy to use with any piece of text or topic. Pose a higher-level question that encourages thinking among students. Students respond to the question in writing. The teacher collects the papers and redistributes them. Students get to read other responses and reply. The process continues until all of the speech bubbles are completed. Great for upper grades.
QR code "What is it?" game to practice making inferences, while integrating Health and food group concepts! Students infer based on card clues and check their inference using the QR code. QR codes link to labeled photographs of the correct answer. Self checking.
This fun Bingo game will help your students review the different subjects found in each of the nonfiction Dewey sections in your library media center! This download includes 32 different BINGO cards, “Pull” cards for the library media specialist, a tracking sheet and the directions page. I’ve also included a Dewey chart for you to copy and give to your students to use as they play the game. $
• Popplet is a tool to capture and organize your ideas • Students use Popplet for learning • Used as a mind-map, Popplet helps students think and learn visually • Students can capture facts, thoughts, and images and learn to create relationships between them
QR codes are a blast! Add them to any lesson to rev up the students' excitement about learning. With these 28 Context Clues Task Cards with QR Codes, you'll not only build your students' vocabulary skills, but you'll see the excitement as the children use a mobile device to instantly check their answers. www.facebook.com/positivelypassionateaboutteaching
• Glogs are interactive posters loaded with text, graphics, music, and videos • Instructions for using this poster program, screen shots with text bubbles, an activity, student exemplars and a marking scheme are included in this lesson
FREE Fact Swap Review Game for Any Subject. To begin, each student writes three facts about the subject in the top three boxes. Then students walk around the classroom swapping facts. A student must give a fact in order to get one. At the end, each student should have 9 different facts!
Embedding Quotations: A Common Core Lesson About Writing with Quotes
Teach your students how to properly embed quotations in their writing. CCSS Aligned. Includes ESL Differentiation. Writing. Grades 7-12. Teaching writing. Secondary English. High school. Middle school.
This package will help you set up your own Library Crossword Center! Included: set up instructions, center sign, primary and pastel colored labels for letter bins, and 22 library-related crossword topics. For more information about using a crossword center in your library, please see my blog entry about my crossword center: http://mrslodgeslibrary.blogspot.com/2012/01/library-crossword-center.html *Please note, you will need additional materials to set up this library center.