Several bloggers have gotten together to share our best Remembrance Day lessons that can be adapted to suit the needs of various grade levels. What I love about this link up is the variety of lesson ideas offered by the other teachers. In our classrooms today, students are working at
Category: Holiday and Seasonal Lessons
New Years Goal Setting and Classroom Routines: The new year has officially begun, and we had an excellent discussion on our Tuesday night #2ndaryELA chat about helping students with setting realistic goals and on how to re-establish classroom expectations and routines. I have curated the best ideas below in a
During one of our weekly #2ndaryELA Twitter chats we discussed how to help students think beyond themselves during this holiday season. Teachers shared their fantastic ideas about what they do in their classrooms to spread the message of giving not getting. Read the discussion below to find some great ideas
Holiday Gift Ideas for School Staff: It’s that time of year again when you want to get something special for those school staff who make going to work each day that much better. Below is a round up of great school staff gift ideas that are very easy to make,
Several great Language Arts bloggers have gotten together to share their ideas for making the holidays a part of your classroom this season. Bring the Meaning of the Season To Your Classroom I like to get my students involved in thinking about how they can help others this holiday season.
Remembrance Day, Armistice Day, and Veterans Day are commemorated around the world, every year, on November 11 which marks the anniversary of the end of World War 1. Every year, I try to come up with a meaningful way to commemorate Remembrance Day in my classroom. Below are some lesson
When the fall holiday season arrives I like to change up my lessons to acknowledge the new season, and add some different activities to my lessons. My tip is to embrace the season, and all of it’s holidays. Holiday Themed Curriculum Activities For Halloween in October, I like to work