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6 Best Writing Lessons Ever

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The Memory Box - Friendships Made This is a great end of the year lesson to replace some of the activities like signing yearbooks. Using a vivid verb, students will …

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This month, connect on a meaningful level with your students as they spend their days and weeks at home. Through the song “Be A LIght” students will make connections to …

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When we teach young writers to be precise and thoughtful in their choice of words, we are doing so much more than improving their test scores, although that will be a …

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How can we teach our students to deeply love and accept themselves and others, despite their weaknesses and differences? This February, whether you are celebrating Valentine's Day, Black History Month, …

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Growth mindset is a trending topic in education. As teachers, we want to challenge our students to work hard and keep going, despite the many challenges and setbacks they may …

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Is there a such thing as the perfect gift? This month, discuss with your students what they think the perfect gift would be. Is it a gaming station, or maybe …

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Since becoming a national holiday in 1938, our country has been celebrating and honoring United States veterans each year on November 11. As this day of observance rolls around, your …

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Bring Disney right to your classroom this October with the book The Haunted Mansion written by Buddy Baker and Xavier Atencio. Use this magnificent book to guide your students in creating a …

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Here is a fantastic lesson to get the school year started in your classroom grades 5-8! The focus is all about perspective. Downloads Grades 5-8 Back to School Lesson of …

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This month, bring your students’ book characters to life right in your classroom. By teaching students to generate elaborative detail segments about a story critical character, they will learn how …

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