As a reflective teacher, it's a good idea to give students an end of the year survey so that you can be even better during the next year. This is a quick and easy survey that students can take in a few minutes, but gives you a good enough of
Students must make and present a poster that displays two songs. These songs are analyzed for poetic elements. There is a rubric for grading purposes. To make the students excited about presenting, I'll play a quick clip of one of their chosen songs
Use these worksheets to help guide students on their early open response (response to literature) essay questions. In this lesson, The students read "The Tell Tale Heart" and work collaboratively to pick quotations that support their chosen answer.
When going on maternity leave, I wanted the students to greet the substitute who would be taking my place in the interim. Therefore, I had the students write this letter to the teacher stepping in for me. It did two things, 1. gave the new teacher
This is a fun essay that goes along with the short story "Seventh Grade" by Gary Soto..
I'd have the students write the first paragraph on the first or second day of school. I would collect them and give the paragraphs back after reading the short
For any teacher, I think it's such a good idea to write down and teach your routines and procedures for the first weeks of school. I even give a quiz on my routines and procedures in the first month of school.
I think that this procedures list,