Month: April 2020

Use these May lesson plans for middle school ELA classes to help reduce your planning workload from 2 Peas and a Dog. #lessonplans #middleschoolELA #englishlanguagearts #middleschool

May Lesson Plans for Middle School ELA

  May lesson plans for middle school ELA are just as important as September’s lesson plans. May is finally here. And whether you are done at the end of this month or continue on through later June, May is a time of looking toward the future – for both you

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Engaging Canadian history lesson plans for busy teachers and homeschool parents who want quality content for their students and children. #canadianhistory #canadianhistorylessonplans #ontariohistory #canadianlessonplans

Canadian History Lesson Plans

Canadian history lesson plans can be very dry and boring if we only use the textbook to teach key events in history. I love teaching Canadian history and making it come alive for my students.  I make my Canadian history lesson plans engaging by using a mix of teacher-directed and

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Help students learn about Earth Day with this engaging lesson plan from 2 Peas and a Dog.

Middle School Earth Day Lesson

Earth Day is an important day each year to remind students of the impact their daily choices have on the planet. Many students do not know the history of Earth Day or its significance. Use this middle school Earth Day lesson to help students gain insight into this important day as

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Creative writing is an important writing style for students to learn about and experience on their journey to becoming writers. Find engaging creative writing lesson plans for middle school students from 2 Peas and a Dog. #creativewriting #writing #lessonplans #middleschool

Creative Writing Lesson Plans

Creative writing is an important writing style for students to learn about and experience on their journey to becoming writers. Helping students embrace their creative is a great way to get students writing. Students enjoy writing more when they get choice over their topic and format. Read more about how

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Digital ELA Lessons for Middle School ELA

Creating meaningful digital ELA lessons can be a challenge. First, you need to plan an interesting and standards-based lesson, then you need to make it work with technology. One of my favourite ways to take my pen and paper lessons and move them into digital ELA lessons is to use

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Preparing students for middle school does not have to be challenging. Check out these 10 tips to make the transition from elementary to middle school less stressful from 2 Peas and a Dog.

Preparing Students for Middle School

Preparing students for middle school can be a challenge, but it does not have to be. Check out these middle school prep tips to help students with the transition from elementary school to middle school. These tips are for elementary teachers, middle school teachers and families. It takes a village

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Distance Learning For Middle School ELA

Distance learning is the new normal for many teachers as of March 2020 due to the COVID-19 virus that has become a global pandemic. Below are four different ready to go lessons for Middle School ELA. These distance learning lessons require pen and paper or access to an online learning

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Use these April lesson plans for middle school ELA classes to help reduce your planning workload from 2 Peas and a Dog.

April Lesson Plans for Middle School ELA

April lesson plans for middle school ELA need to be VERY engaging. April can be a difficult month. Spring has arrived, and students (and their teachers) find the pull of the warm breezes and golden sunshine more than a little enticing.  With this draw away from the classroom, it becomes

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