The transition to middle school can be challenging. Students move from a single classroom with one teacher to a much more complex environment. They face class changes, lockers, many teachers, and tons … [Read more...] about Transition to Middle School Tips and Advice
RACE Writing Strategy responses are quite easy to grade. Teachers have asked me for tips and example responses. Today I'll be sharing everything I have learned about grading RACE strategy responses … [Read more...] about RACE Writing Strategy Examples: Student Guide and Grading Guide
If you audited the main characters in the novel you teach, what would you find? Building a truly diverse classroom library is important. Today, the majority of public school students are racial … [Read more...] about How to Build a Truly Diverse Classroom Library
Here are five ideas for celebrating poetry month. April 2021 is the 25th annual national poetry month. 1. Free poetry analysis worksheet These free poetry activities are perfect for … [Read more...] about Five Ideas for Poetry Month
Do you want to improve student writing? Teachers in all subject areas know the struggle of reading incoherent student responses. No matter their subject area or grade level, all teachers can use these … [Read more...] about Improve Student Writing: Tired of Reading Poorly Written Responses?