One of the most important aspects of our practice in speech-language pathology is making sure our assessments and interventions are evidence-based and are in line with the current research. This binder is intended to be used as a tool to guide you in your decision-making. It is intended to serve as
How do you use a search engine, like Google or Bing, to locate information online? What we assume comes naturally for our students of the Digital Age is actually a complex process that requires instruction and scaffolding. Students need guided practice in this process that requires many skills and d
Periodic Table Element Superhero Project by Miss Middle School Teacher ~ This project incorporates research skills, creativity, and a chance for students to express original ideas. I use this with middle school students to teach elements on the periodic table. Students choose one element to research
Teach your students to write solid argument essays step-by-step with my Argument Writing unit. It is aligned with the Common Core State Standards for grades 6-12.
Newly updated to include EDITABLE handouts and rubrics in Google Drive (using Google Slides).
This IS included in my mega bundle: ALL
Writing a Reach Paper PORTFOLIO: Grades 8-12 EDITABLEThis comprehensive portfolio will help your students master the research writing process in 6 steps-- indicated by organized tabs (topic selection, research, annotated bibliography, research outline, the writing process, and reflection).This resou
Looking for Common Core “short research projects” that won’t feel like work? Do you want research to spark student curiosity? Need to involve inquiry without students realizing it?This bundle includes TEN different projects that can be completed in anywhere from 2-5 days! The length of time depends
INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION ACTIVITY - Students really enjoy this assignment where they become an inventor from the Industrial Revolution and market / sell one of their inventions. Students must research both the inventor and the invention and then "sell" themselves and their ideas. Includes the followi
This resource is also part of the Astronomy and Space Activities Bundle!This is an informational text timeline activity to help your students to learn about the biggest events in space exploration history. There are 29 events included, each represented on a timeline card with a relevant photo and ca
Research Binder Projects: 170 pages of Common Core Aligned Materials
This is a research project that includes students working in groups to research and develop a better understanding of controversial topics.
Encourages Team Work!
Encourages Critical Thinking!
Meets multiple Common
Activities and lessons for teaching research skills. Do your students need to learn to research properly? Or, do they know what to do but need some reminding and practice? In this bundle you will find four different products to help you help them. The package includes the following products. Cli
We all know that Common Core writing is all about paired texts and using a variety of sources! This download includes 14 different expository and argumentative writing assignment sheets. Each contains a prompt and links to 3-5 paired text sources of a variety of types (websites, articles, and videos
Argument essay writing is easier to teach when you have an EDITABLE unit with well-written mentor texts and a step-by-step process. Students will LOVE this argument essay writing unit, as well as the real-life application and mentor texts included here.Update 1: I included 40 editable pages, a Googl
Bucket Lists don’t have to be morbid; they can inspire us, give us hope, and force us to change or try new things. Setting goals is a valuable skill made even more priceless when we learn HOW to achieve them!Hook students into doing research in disguise, hiding the work within a topic that they actu
A BESTSELLER! This end of year project is based on the show Amazing Race & your students are bound to love it! This project is perfect for ending your Middle School Geography or World Cultures class! This project offers research, creativity, and drawing upon information learned throughout the ye
Research skills: paraphrasing, using quotations, in-text citations and works cited. These are all skills that students struggle to master. These exercises will allow them to practice and learn. (UPDATED February 2017)NOTE: This product is designed to be used for practice of research skills, or as
RESEARCH SKILLS: Paraphrasing or plagiarism: what's the difference?
This lesson is designed to help students learn to paraphrase information properly. We all know that the Internet has made research infinitely easier; but it has also made it so much easier for kids to plagiarize Sadly, this turns
Argument Writing Common Core-Aligned STUDENT VISUAL GUIDE for Grades 6-12
*This printable visual guide is only a part of my Argument writing unit. It does NOT include the student graphic organizers/handouts.
This guide IS included in the following bundles:
Common Core Argument Writing Unit Grad
This classroom debate outline is designed to help teachers organize effective inquiry-based classroom debates. The documents within this file gives students a step-by-step outline of what they need to include in their debate, what they need to say, and when they need to say it! Debate is an importan
Inside this bundle you will find 48 reading passages and 16 corresponding writing prompts that can be used for instruction, independent practice, homework, or mock testing. I hope you and your students find this resource helpful.
Teach your students how to cite their sources! Newly updated to include MLA 8th edition (7th edition is also included). This has also been updated for distance learning! Everything is included in an easy-to-use Google Slides document that can be shared digitally with students.MLA style and format fo
A quick and easy reminder of how to write in-text and works cited citations. This editable handout covers the basics in a simplified way. It is not meant as a replacement for using a handbook, but an easy-to-copy resource students can keep in their notebooks or folders.
UPDATED to include the 2016
Research Paper for Beginners - MLA format - Complete unit from start to finish!❤REVISED TO THE 8TH EDITION MLA. Remote learning: This download includes both PDF and PowerPoint versions. The file has been saved as PNGs and inserted into a PowerPoint so that you can save particular pages as you wish,
Everybody is talking about RIGOR or asking, "What is rigor?" If you do any research on rigor, you will find that rigor does not mean difficulty. Instead rigor means the level of mental processing that must occur to answer a question, perform a task or generate a product. Two widely used measures
28 Essential Questions- one for each sub-standard of the International Society for Technology Education Standards for Students. Ideal for helping to inspire technology-infused project based learning in your classroom. As of 7/16/16 these have been fully updated for the 2016 ISTE Standards for Studen