Teaching Tip of the Week: Everyone Has Opinions | Not every student will like you, and you won't like every student. Try to find at least one thing you can respect each student for - even if it's just showing up at school.
Advice from Veteran Teachers: Slideshows & Articles
Engage students in thoughtful discussion about Unthinkable by Nancy Werlin. As students respond to these questions they will analyze the craft and structure of the novel, summarize key ideas, and recall details from the text to support their positions.
As teachers, we all have mixed feelings when it comes to homework. Am I giving enough? Am I giving too little? Is this work beneficial for my students? Can they access the material without help from an adult? How long should they be spending on their work? Depending on your mentality, homework can encompass a variety of different aspects, including worksheets, reading, "skill and drill," project work, and more. Find out how I approach homework in my classroom at the link!
Are you just starting out as a teacher, or are you a veteran teacher who needs to shake up her routine? Find the top things every teacher (new and seasoned) needs in her classroom in this slideshow of tips, articles, and resources.
Differentiated Curriculum: A Successful Experience
NEW! At Home in Her Tomb: Lady Dai and the Ancient Chinese Treasures of Mawangdui Discussion & Activity Guide Printable for Grades 6-8 https://www.teachervision.com/archeology/printable/74819.html #midleved #litchat #archaeology #ancientChina #ELA