Teachers, do your students love using Kahoot as a review game in class? Here's another idea for how to use Kahoot quizzes in your classroom: Blind Kahoot! Use Kahoot games to introduce a new concept in any subject - math, reading, science, spanish - you name it! Your middle and high school students will love this fun activity instead of taking notes. It's a great way to change up your lesson plan!
How to Write a Syllabus - A well-designed syllabus is an essential tool for effectively managing a course. It gives students a clear understanding of your expectations and a road map for how the course will be conducted. When done right, a syllabus can pr
Middle and high school English teachers: save time grading journals and notebooks with this simple strategy from Room 213.
Reading Stations Activity for Fiction, Nonfiction, and Poetry
Are you an English teacher in need of engaging reading activities for your middle school or high school English class? Stage a progressive dinner of knowledge with fiction, nonfiction, and poetry texts or excerpts of your choosing. Students will take notes on paper plates and "fill their plates" with ideas for small group discussion. "Menus" offer reading strategies, discussion questions, and creative writing extension activities. Be sure to click through to check out a preview.
Short Stories, Poems & Nonfiction for Secondary: Use this list of suggested informational texts, poetry and prose (all available to print for free online) for an entire year of English curriculum: 50 informational texts & U.
High School Literature List ~ American Literature from Starts At Eight. This is a series of suggested reading lists for homeschool high school. The categories include American Literature, World & British Literature, Poetry and Popular/Contemporary.
Implementing Stations In A Secondary Classroom: How to Use Them for Reading & Writing
Stations are an excellent opportunities for incorporating movement and collaboration into learning in the classroom. Middle school and high school English Language Arts teachers discussed using stations for reading and writing activities as well as collaborative versus independent station work, assessing student learning, and managing student behavior during station work. Read through the chat for ideas to implement in your own classroom.
15 More Short Stories for Engaging Secondary Students & Teaching Literary Elements
To prepare for going back to school, middle school and high school English Language Arts teachers discussed collecting student information, what to include in a syllabus, important routines and procedures for the first week, forming relationships with stu
Incorporating technology and classic literature for middle school and high school students. This allows students to be creative and prove that they understand a character/text!--use with novel and myth characters!