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How to use your summer to tackle major time-wasters and rethink what's really necessary

Use your summer to tackle time-wasting practices and rethink what's necessary

How to use your summer to tackle major time-wasters and rethink what's really necessary - Get ahead for fall even when you don’t yet know your schedule or the needs of the students in your classroom.

English 101: Listen Up, Internet

15 Grammar Goofs Infographic is one of the best Infographics created in the Education category. Check out 15 Grammar Goofs now!

Books that Teach About the Writing Process ~ a book list from This Reading Mama

Books that Teach About the Writing Process

If you teach writing to learners, this book list has over 15 books to help you teach young writers all about the writing process.

24 Short Stories for Middle School (My Top Three Picks: 1st = #23, 2nd =  #17, and 3rd = #2 (excerpt from novel)

Teach Your Child to Read - 24 Short Stories for Middle School (My Top Three Picks: = = and = (excerpt from novel) - Give Your Child a Head Start, and.Pave the Way for a Bright, Successful Future.

Trying a fun new way to get info to my kids! Independent Reading Projects | @Piktochart Infographic:

This infographic provides a model for how I might roll out a semester or year-long independent reading project to my class (encouraging daily and sustained literacy).

I'm excited to share these anchor charts with you!  We have been using these for quite some time now, and my students are becoming pros.  ...

Independent Reading Response Anchor Charts

Reading Comprehension Strategy Checklist

Reading Comprehension Strategy Checklist

what comprehension strategies do kids need to know? use this reading comprehension strategy checklist: what comprehension strategies do kids need to know? use this reading comprehension strategy checklist

How to Annotate. Teaching students how to be smart annotators.

Teaching Students to Be Better Annotators Poster and Infographic

Education Infographic: Teaching Students How to Annotate Text. Comes with a free student poster on the 5 Golden Rules of Highlighting.

Looking for even more short stories to read with your middle school and high school students? There are so many options out there, many of which can be used to teach a variety of literary elements and lead into interesting discussions and activities. Read on for 15 recommendations from secondary English Language Arts teachers.

15 More Short Stories for Engaging Secondary Students & Teaching Literary Elements

Looking for even more short stories to read with your middle school and high school students? 15 recommendations from secondary English Language Arts teachers.

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