Posts filed under: Teaching Tips

20 BELOVED BUT BANNED BOOKS

The censorship of ideas and beliefs is nothing new to the 21st Century. Since at...

The Best (and Easiest) Way to Teach American History

WOW! A lot has happened in our American History! There’s so much to cover in...

5 Classroom Tips to Rock the New Year!

In most schools, January indicates a new semester with half of the school year completed....

10 Simile Mentor Texts That Will Make You Laugh Like a Hyena

Similes are an important literary element used to add color and spark to one’s writing....

5 Different Types of Rubrics

Rubrics are wonderful tools for specific assessments. They are easily customizable, offer a chance for...

11 Amazing Back to School Amazon Teacher Finds

With the excitement of a new school year on the horizon, I think it’s safe...

What is Trauma-Informed Teaching?

Trauma-informed teaching is a necessary part of your toolkit, but what exactly is trauma-informed teaching?...

TEACHER TIPS AND ACTIVITIES FOR THE LAST TWO WEEKS OF SCHOOL

Summer is just around the corner—so close you can almost taste it! BUT you must...