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.
5 Inspiring TED Talks To Transform Your English Class
Which TED Talks are the best for your English class? How can you use TED Talks to create engaging, inspiring lessons and get students to speak up in class? Don't miss this post on 5 of my favourite TED talks. Join the FREE printables library at the end of
Too many icebreakers require students to take massive social risks with people they barely know. Or they don't really help students get to know each other. Or they are just plain cheesy. Here are three that are actually good. Great if you teach in a speci
Bell ringers are an excellent way to engage your students as soon as they walk into your classroom. Begin each of your middle or high school English classes with these daily bell-ringer / warm ups routine! This comprehensive FULL YEAR resource includes ev
Editable Paragraph of the Week for daily paragraph writing practice! 60 writing prompt activities that make writing fun! Includes rubrics, drafting pages, revising and editing checklists, and tons of high-interest writing prompts.
Back to School activity. Find a Friend. Students ask "Do you like? Great getting to know your classmates at the beginning of the year for kindergarten children. (september activities for preschool)
Word Work Activities
Do you find yourself looking for ways to spice up your word work stations or spelling practice in your classroom? Better yet, are you looking for ways to do this WITHOUT having to prep ANYTHING? These fun, engaging, & exciting activities help children practice their words effectively & are the perfect option for your 1st grade or 2nd grade class!
BAck to school activities: Icebreakers: Back to School Board Games: FREEBIE is a collection of 3 printable Back to School Board Games by Games 4 Learning. Perfect as 'getting to know you' games for the few first days of school!