Wow! Even if you don’t teach history you will want to see this fabulous post at History Tech about using Medal of Honor and other games to teach social studies. Glenn Wiebe’s lesson idea would not only boost comprehension for many learners, but hook those who [Read more...]
If you have not yet visited Dave Sladkey’s website, Energizing Brain Breaks, you are missing out. This blog is filled with great ideas for K-12 classrooms and contains both [Read more...]
This month’s theme is using active learning to differentiate. I will be sharing ideas for games, cooperative learning, brain breaks, collaborative structures, project-based instruction and more.
I am featuring this short [Read more...]
If you teach any foreign language class, you will be impressed with this article from College Board. It does focus on AP Spanish, but the recommendations could work well across [Read more...]
I love art that is collaborative in nature because it builds community and a sense of togetherness while allowing different students to contribute in different ways. Some students may draft the picture, while others organize the roles and responsibilities of the artists, for example. This bulletin board is especially cool because it [Read more...]