Getting to know each of your students in your first days of school is the best way to begin building strong relationships. This is a fun activity to get kids to open up...make sure to share about yourself as well! I boystowntraining.org
I am in love with this idea. Check out the video on this post. WHAT a great teacher. After almost nonstop requests to play the 70 Million video by Hold Your Horses, the class decided it would be fun to recreate the video using our own artwork selections.
Grading, Classroom Setup, Re-Takes, Warm-Up Procedures, Notebooks, and more
Systems of Equations: "Choose Your Own Journey" book
Self- Correcting "Choose Your Own Journey" books: Students make choices and end up writing and solving systems of equations using different methods.
High school English teachers and middle school English teachers looking for the most engaging (and time saving) lesson plans -- look no further. This is a treasure trove.
We have rounded up some geeky teachers who might be too awesome for school.
Moving Up to Middle School
Activities .&. links to help kids make the transition to middle school .. [My Son 'CRASHED' after the 3rd week of school .. WE had an IEP with the School Staff .but. they REALLY did NOT LISTEN to Me .or. His In-Home Counselors !!! .. Get a Advocate thru the School System if You can .. to be at all Your Child's IEP's / Conferences .. ALWAYS Good to Have '2 sets' of Ears .&. SUPPORT !!! ]
How to Make Wordle Bookmarks - great for end of the year gifts for students!
Interactive Notebooks: Essential Tips and Tricks for Setting them up for use in your Classroom! Great blog post!
Bulletin board I put up in my classroom this year for my high school world history class. It includes a map of the world and people who have made a difference in world history.