Month: August 2018

Media literacy is a key component to a balanced literacy program. It is the ability to think critically about the media sources people interact with daily. Read my 5 top reasons why teaching media literacy is important. #medialiteracy #media #balancedliteracy #englishlanguagearts #lessonplans

Why Teach Media Literacy? A Guide For Teachers

  Media literacy is a key still students will need in life to be successful. My top priority in the classroom is helping students learning in a fun and safe environment. I love to integrate mass media sources in my daily lessons. Wait… what? Media literacy is one of the

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Save time and money with this classroom bulletin board teacher life hack from 2 Peas and a Dog. #newteachers #teacherlifehack #lifehack #classroomsetup #classroomorganization

Teacher Life Hack Classroom Uses for Wrapping Paper

Wondering about classroom uses for wrapping paper? Scroll down to read more. I love the teacher life hack series on this blog. This week Lisa from Chalkboard Superhero shares her great bulletin board tips. I’ve always loved using gift wrap on my bulletin boards, even as the borders! They always have such

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Professional development is an important part of a teacher's career. It is critical that teachers continue learning and do not become stagnant. Here is a list of books that English teachers have been recommending from 2 Peas and Dog. #professionaldevelopment #pd #lessonplans #lessonplanning

15 Professional Development Books for English Teachers

Professional development is an important part of a teacher’s career. It is critical that teachers continue learning and do not become stagnant. I love that as teachers we have 24/7 access to teaching ideas through our social media accounts, Google and Pinterest search as well as through books. It is

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10 books for teen readers. This book list for teen readers is a mix of new and old titles that would be a great addition to any bookshelf, classroom or school library from 2 Peas and a Dog. #reading #teenreads #teenbooks #classroombooks #education

10 Worthy Books for Teen and Young Adult Readers

  Teens readers enjoy reading books that interest them and that they can relate to. It is important to encourage teen readers to continue this habit by providing them with access to interesting and engaging books. This book list for teen readers is a mix of new and old titles

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Best 6th Grade Books

  This blog post contains links and summaries of some of the best 6th Grade books. Your students will enjoy reading these books in and outside of school. Links to Common Sense Media Reviews have been provided so you can see if these books would suit your school community. This

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