Month: April 2018

Check out this book review on What I Leave Behind by Alison McGhee from 2 Peas and a Dog. #yalit #languagearts #reading #2peasandadog

Book Review What I Leave Behind by Alison McGhee

What I Leave Behind by Alison McGhee is a fantastic book to add to high school classroom and school libraries.  I received an Advance Reader’s Copy of this novel as part of a YA Blogger promotion from Simon & Schuster Canada. All opinions are my own, and I was not

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Project based learning is a great tool for student engagement and 21st century learning from 2 Peas and a Dog.

Project-Based Learning

Project-based learning is an important teaching method. Students are given a real-world problem to solve that aligns with their subject curriculum/standards. Read the Twitter chat recap below to get some ideas on how other teachers used project-based learning in their classrooms. Q1: Do you do project-based learning (PBL), genius hour,

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Create and teach an effective and engaging argument writing unit with these 5 tips from 2 Peas and a Dog. #argumentwriting #englishlanguagearts #lessonplans #middleschool #2peasandadog

5 Tips for a Successful Argument Writing Unit

Argument writing seems to be the writing standard that everyone struggles with teaching, from first-year teachers to veterans. Today Jessica Moman from A Girl With Some Glitter is guest posting about her thoughts on creating a successful argument writing unit for middle and high school students. The added importance of the

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Check out this book review on For Everyone by Jason Reynolds from 2 Peas and a Dog. #yalit #languagearts #reading #2peasandadog

Book Review For Everyone by Jason Reynolds

For Everyone by Jason Reynolds is a great addition to middle and high school classroom libraries or a mentor text for high school poetry units. I received an Advance Reader’s Copy of this novel as part of a YA Blogger promotion from Simon & Schuster Canada. All opinions are my

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Check out this book review on Sunny by Jason Reynolds from 2 Peas and a Dog. #yalit #languagearts #reading #2peasandadog

Book Review Sunny by Jason Reynolds

Sunny by Jason Reynolds was an exciting surprise I received in my mailbox. I received an Advance Reader’s Copy of this novel as part of a YA Blogger promotion from Simon & Schuster Canada. All opinions are my own, and I was not additionally compensated for this post beyond the

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