Month: March 2022

Free Rubik’s Cube Lesson

Reading comprehension is an important skill for students to master. Unfortunately, reading comprehension practice is often not something that inspires excitement among students.   One way to combat this apathy is to use reading selections that students find interesting.  My free Rubik’s Cube lesson is just such an interest-garnering activity. This

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Free Middle School Lessons

Use these free middle school lessons to help you plan out your lessons. To access each lesson click on the photo or the link provided in the description. You will find literacy lessons, digital escape rooms, professional development and seasonal lessons.  Free Literacy Lessons Digital Bookshelf Get your free digital

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Middle School French Immersion Lessons

Are you looking for junior and intermediate (Grade 6, 7, 8) French immersion lessons? French immersion teachers have expressed their frustration with the lack of available engaging lessons for students in this age group. Junior/intermediate French immersion teachers face the challenge of finding resources that are appealing to students but

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Finding an International Teaching Job

If you have ever thought about finding an international teaching job you have to read this article. This is a guest blog post written by Genevieve a middle school teacher who currently teaches in a Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) school.  Childhood Influences Growing up, my family moved around

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Easter Digital Escape Room

To help celebrate Easter in a middle school classroom try this Easter-themed Digital Escape Room where students work together (or alone) to solve  11 different challenges.  Students love digital escape rooms because they can compete against their classmates in a fun setting.  In a digital escape room, students are given

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March Break Creative Writing

Are you looking for a fun way to welcome students back from March Break/Spring Break or just celebrate the month of March? It is important to acknowledge that students have just come back from a break, but it is also important to recognize that not all students might have had

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How To Ace Your Teaching Job Interview

Are you looking for tips for your teaching job interview? You have arrived at the right place! The actual interview is a lot like the day of the big game in sports.  You have put hours and hours of prep work in; now it is time to show your stuff.  

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Spring Lesson Plans For Middle School

It can be difficult to find spring lesson plans for middle school students. Spring is a great time to celebrate. Students and teachers are ready for warmer days and longer hours of sunshine. To help students celebrate spring let’s look at some fun yet academic-focused spring lesson plans. Spring Lesson

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