After playing a review game such as vocabulary charades or Pictionary, you can assess students' understanding of ancient Greece terminology using this vocabulary quiz. Not only does the quiz have matching, but there is also a section where students
Struggling to get your students to focus in Book Clubs? Well, this Discussion Guide will direct students to focus on specific questions or areas during their discussion. It also provides a rubric for students to reflect on their performance.
As students navigate a text, it is often difficult to determine what is important. However, Kylene Beers and Robert E. Probst address this common issue in the book Notice and Note by describing different signposts. Each signposts provides students
Schooled is a truly engaging story, which provides opportunities for integrating word study and reading strategies. One reading strategy I focused on with students using this novel was finding significant passages (signposts). As I read aloud,
After learning about Athens and Sparta, it is important that students apply their knowledge. This activity provides students with an opportunity to be creative, utilize information gained in class, and refine their research skills. Teachers can also
Sometimes it is hard to figure out how to organize the day's lessons, especially with so much to cover! Therefore, I created a lesson plan template that will hold me to having 2 mini lessons and providing students with at least 40 minutes of stamina