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Feb'15

Women’s History Month – Research and Poetry

In the United States, March is Women’s History Month. 2015 National Women’s History Month Theme and Honorees: Weaving the Stories …

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Dec'14

Sensitivity to Holidays

Writing About the Holidays The holiday season, for many, extends from November through February.  Families will be celebrating Thanksgiving, Christmas, Hanukah, …

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Nov'14

Engaging Starts

Introducing New Units of Study We know that getting off to a good start makes all the difference in the …

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Sep'14

Patterns for Thoughtful Conversations

Sentence Stems Stimulate Thinking, Talking and Writing One way to prepare our students to have more thoughtful conversations and to …

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Aug'14

Planning for First Month – 2

Get ’em Thinking about Thinking The first month of school is a great time to introduce or review with students ways …

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Jul'14

PROFESSIONAL ENRICHMENT

A Thrilling and Chilling Ride Anna J. Small Roseboro, National Board Certified Teacher Past President of the California Association of Teachers …

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Jul'14

Teaching Freshmen about Thinking

Teaching Ninth Graders (Freshmen) New teachers of ninth grade or freshmen students often are surprised at how literal their students …

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May'14

Summative Assessments

Prepping for Exams Students should not be surprised about what they are expected to know and be able to do …

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Jan'14

Introduce Young Adult Titles

Slides for Book Talks Come here for slides to use in book talks to introduce young adult titles to your …

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Jan'14

Introduce New Titles

Slides for Book Talks Come here for slides to use in book talks to introduce young adult titles to your …

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Teaching English Language Arts