Finding stuff for seniors to do at the end of the year is difficult, even for kids in AP Lit. At some point I was inspired to create a tournament in my class similar to the March Madness tournament. 496 more words
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Teachers. We know how important it is to relax and recharge after a long school year, but we also know that many of you use the summer months to learn and grow your craft – gathering new strategies, tips, and resources to help students learn. 558 more words
Helping ELLs learn and use reading comprehension strategies will enable them to tackle texts in all academic content areas.
Some helpful comprehension skills include:
- self-monitoring: do I comprehend? 53 more words
Our new book, Rhythm and Resistance edited by Linda Christensen and Dyan Watson, offers practical lessons about how to teach poetry to build community, understand literature and history, talk back to injustice, and construct stronger literacy skills across content areas and grade levels—from elementary school to graduate school. 1,134 more words