This week our fifth graders are working on leads in narrative narrative writing. While we’ve read samples, provided brainstorming graphic organizers and outlining handouts, the
Since it’s the end of the year and the days are speeding by, and the end of the school year is basically upon us, we
We know Valentine’s Day can be pretty crazy in the classroom when you factor in the pre-teen/teenager hormones. So, we like to make sure we
One of the more frustrating things about teaching students to annotate is when they seem to think highlighting THE ENTIRE PASSAGE is what they’re supposed
And then all of a sudden, it was November … We cannot believe how quickly this year has flown by! To think that it’s already
If you’re looking for some fun, free, and easy Halloween activities to use with your middle school ELA students, then look no further! We’ve got
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!