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Teaching Picture Books in MS/HS

As someone who has only taught secondary education, I can’t help but see every book through that middle school/high school lens…even picture books. And, oh how fun it is! 1,454 more words

High School

First Homework Assignment

Alright.  We’re back online.  I know it’s been a while.

This year, it’s time to really revamp Algebra II.  I have to do a better job of advocating for thinking mathematically and persevering through problems.  111 more words

Math

TEACHING HOW TO GRAPH PROPORTIONAL RELATIONSHIPS USING GOOGLE DOCS, SHEETS, AND SLIDES FOR 8TH GRADE MATHEMATICS STUDENTS

The Context for My Lesson

This lesson on graphing proportional relationships is part of a unit covering lines, linear equations and simultaneous linear equations. The lesson is designed for the students I described in my post on teaching scientific notation which is linked… 2,058 more words

Books for the Times

Last week, I sat in bed watching in disbelief as the Dallas sniper tragedy unfolded. My heart had been burdened all week by events from Baghdad to Baton Rouge. 1,279 more words

Children's Lit

Teaching Hero Characteristics in Writing Using Ted-Ed in an ELA classroom for 8th Grade Students.

The Context for my Lesson
This lesson is tailored for a 8th Grade English Language Arts classroom with Academically and Intellectually gifted students. It is made up of students who excel in the English Language Arts classroom, who need more thought provoking instruction. 1,556 more words

Teaching the Impact of Trade Using TED-ED in a Social Studies Classroom for 6th Graders

 

The Context for this Lesson

This fall I will be doing my student teaching at Apple Valley Middle School in a sixth grade social studies classroom. 2,942 more words

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Teaching Ancient India's Caste System Using BlendSpace in a Social Studies Classroom for 6th Graders

The Context for this Lesson

This lesson was written for students in a sixth grade social studies class at Apple Valley Middle School (AVMS) in Hendersonville, NC. 3,646 more words

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