8 Creative Ways to Track Books in Your Bullet Journal
If you're a book lover and bullet journal fan, you're going to love these ideas to track your reading. From colorful displays to helpful ways to track the kind of books you read, you'll have a blast compiling your bullet journal books to read list!
The Difference Between Inference & Prediction
Understanding the difference between inference and prediction is one of classic challenges in literacy instruction, in addition to the difference between main idea and theme, mood and tone, and reading versus deep reading, and so on. Some of it is a mater of jargon. An argument could be made that, like main idea and theme, that distinguishing between the two is more trouble than it’s worth.
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Pop songs translated into Shakespeare. It would be fun to give students a bunch of these and have them match them or translate them and then have them take a stab at turning a song they like into a sonnet. A good fun way to teach students iambic pentameter and the structure of sonnets. jj
Romeo and Juliet: A Puppet Music Video!
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My Favorite Speeches for Rhetorical Analysis
Here is a list of my favorite speeches for rhetorical analysis. Speeches to analyze in high school. Here is a list of my favorite speeches to use in your next rhetorical analysis unit. #speechestoanalyze #rhetoricalanlaysis #highschoolEnglish #analyzingspeeches #secondaryELA #nonfiction #teachingnonfiction #teachingrhetoricalanalysis
Passion Projects for Independent Reading
As teachers, we often feel like in order to get kids learning, we need to be driving the work of learning. Passion projects will prove you wrong. When students complete passion projects, they pick the standards they will target. Students design the project. Students decide how they will be graded and design the rubr...
21st Century Activities for Any Text
PERFECT FOR GOOGLE CLASSROOM: Social Media platforms like Instagram, Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter and Blogger are perfect ways to use 21st century learning in your classroom. Students can illustrate their knowledge of the important elements of the texts they study using technology that will engage ...