Month: January 2021

Middle School Valentine’s Day Activities

Middle school Valentine’s Day activities can make your regular lessons more engaging for your students.  While candy and valentines can be fun for many, finding ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day in the middle school classroom can be a challenge – candy hearts and poems will only take you so far.  

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Read these popular 4th grade books for students ages 9 to 11.

Popular 4th Grade Books

Here is a list of popular 4th-grade books that would be great in any classroom or school library or as a gift for someone you know who is 9 – 10 years old. This blog post contains affiliate links that are of no cost to the reader. If you make

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Partner Quiz Teaching Strategy

The Partner Quiz teaching strategy is an engaging and interactive test prep and review strategy that students enjoy. How Does This Partner Quiz Teaching Strategy Work? Prepare a bunch of notecards. Each one should have one question on the front and its answer on the back. There should be one

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How to Listen to Podcasts in the Classroom

Podcasts can be used in the classroom for a variety of purposes. They are great for practicing listening skills, listening to stories, building a classroom community, and reinforcing academic content, among many others. What is a Podcast? Have you ever heard older family members tell you about listening to shows

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