Index of Recent TeacherIdeas, Page 2
A Reading Comprehension Tool To Simplify Text.
"It attempts to simplify the text at the vocabulary level (as opposed to syntatical, structural, or idea level). Nonetheless, when vocabulary is the barrier, it does the trick." ...|
4 Survival Tips for Teachers Working in a Negative School Environment.
"It’s been a rough start to the semester where I teach, but I’ve figured out a few tips for continuing to kick ass when those around you have lost their get-up-and-go." ...|
Calming Classwork Paper Chaos.
"This video gives several suggestions for classroom teachers for how to organize collecting, grading, and returning student papers in an orderly manner. Tips for simplifying the workload so ...|
Fifteen Digital Citizenship Resources for K-12.
"As it is Safer Internet Day it's a good time share the following excerpt from my free Practical Ed Tech Handbook."
Many resources to learn about Citizenship on the Internet.|
12 Activities to Encourage Your High School Students to Love Reading.
"To foster this love of reading, students need pre-reading activities that fire up their interests, during-reading activities that encourage active reading, and post-reading activities that ...|
3 Mini-Lessons to Help Your Students Finally Understand and Effectively Use Formal Writing.
"So, how do we help students move beyond this elementary, informal style of writing? It is a challenging task, indeed. Today I will share with you a few tips to help you with this (do you ...|
19 Creative Ways to Teach Area and Perimeter.
" We’ve put together our favorite ways for teaching area and perimeter for all types of learners. Choose your favorites to implement in your classroom."
Fun activities to ...|
Stand Up For A Friend. A Social Emotional Learning Activity.
Stand up for a Friend is a quick activity to help students realize that they are not alone in their feelings. This activity was shared by Brynn Allison on her blog. The students put a check ...|
Some of The Best Tools for Creating Educational Video Lessons.
"Below is a collection of some great web tools you can use to create video lessons.
Video lessons are ideal for flipped classroom and can be incorporated in almost any learning ...|
40 Engaging Slam Poems for Secondary ELA.
" Slam poetry is not just a fad, friends. It’s hip and it’s hot, but it’s as ancient as storytelling itself.
I think that’s why my students love slam poetry so ...|