This is the November Writing Prompt calendar. This would be a great tool to pass out to the kids during this month. I would have the students place it into their journal notebooks and have a designed hour for them to answer to question of the day.
Morning Routine Activities: Getting Your Students Energized for Learning - Wise Guys: Struggling to get your students on task in the morning? These classroom morning routine activities will help them get energized for learning!
Students (and the teacher) need a mental break sometimes from daily work. All of these brain break activities are tested and approved by high school students but can be used by middle school students too.
This resource contains 11 ice breaker activities! Perfect for the first week back to middle school. Create a positive classroom culture by working individually or as partners and groups. All are easy to prep and great for and middle school student!