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I have a lot of educational articles that cover current strategies, micro-lessons, online trainings, how to edit and grade writing; all to help you teach with Integrated Units in your classroom.
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Watch Integrated Unit Videos
Using Novels In Your Classroom Part 6: Integrating Novels Into Any Subject
Using Formative Writing in Any Subject
American History Interactive Notebooks
Research shows that writing notes by hand and interacting with information being learned increases comprehension and retention. My students’ scores supported those findings, and my love of interactive notebooks began.
How To De-Stress Lesson Planning
One of the biggest shifts that helped me with my lesson planning was when I stopped planning individual lessons and started developing units.
My Favorite Ways To Prepare For A Substitute
Here are some ideas on how to prepare your classroom for a substitute teacher so you can have some peace of mind when you are sick.
Strategies To Engage Students In Lessons
I do believe that learning how to make your lessons more student-centered can make a world of difference. Here are some of my favorite strategies to get students engaged in learning.
Help Parents Feel More Like Partners
It can be hard for teachers and families to get on the same page, but students need to know both families and teachers are on the same team: theirs. How can you make parents become partners with you in their student’s education journey?
Straightforward Ways To Build Authentic Relationships With Students
The relationships I built outlasted the lessons I learned, and I believe the same is true of students today. Kids will try for teachers they like.
Tips For The First Week Of School
Here are some tips for making the first day of school a great way to set the tone for the rest of the year.
Resources You Need For Back To School
Back-to-School season is fun, busy, but also potentially chaotic. These handy resources will help make your Back-to-School go smoothly.
Best Practices for Using Summative Assessments
In standards-based grading, summative assessments are meant to be evidence of students’ learning. Here are best practices for summative assessments.
How to Use Formative Assessments Effectively
Formative assessments are an important tools in a teacher’s toolbox. Here are five tips for using formative assessments in your classroom
How To Make A Unit Plan
Often, teacher training programs focus on having student teachers write lesson plans. It makes sense, because they usually are teaching a lesson or taking over a class for a few weeks with supervision.
Ancient & World History Teaching Resources
Are you looking for student-friendly resources that will help your students master content from Ancient and World history? My presentations and correlated notes and assessments will make planning a breeze.