When I first began teaching, I addressed vocabulary the way most of my own teachers had. I handed out lists of words, usually words students
We all know it’s important to give students choice in their learning, but sometimes that can be really challenging. I remember when I was first
Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, and we propose that instead of fighting the sugar and love-crazed energy of your students, you embrace it!
Then, pick the date you’re going to teach it in your classroom, and sit back while you watch as your students show up to your classroom pumped about what the day holds…and gush about your class to their parents on the car ride home!