Can be used and modified for any online classroom discussion forum. Designed originally for Blogger, then used for Schoology, then adapted more broadly for Google Classroom. Handout explains the post once, respond twice process, gives students
Instructional Technology, Writing, Tools for Common Core
Useful review or initial instruction for teaching secondary students how to write a solid introduction. Presentation starts by introducing a three-part structure, includes ideas for hooks, an awesome thesis statement slide, model paragraphs and
English Language Arts, Writing-Expository, Writing-Essays
Great handout and/or visual guide as a flyer for teacher mailboxes or for a professional development session on introducing Schoology and/or Google Classroom for online discussion. Includes most important features, tips and suggestions.
This is a simple poetry project where students choose a character and a scene from the novel Fahrenheit 451. Then, from the first-person perspective of that character, they write a poem that reflects one of the scenes and themes in the book. This
Useful review or initial instruction for teaching secondary students how to write a solid body paragraph for essays or research papers. Includes slide on purpose, embedding, citing in MLA format, refuting counterarguments, a model paragraph, and