HIGH SCHOOL, COLLEGE, AND FIRST-YEAR UNIVERSITY TEACHER TIPS PART ONE
HIGH SCHOOL, COLLEGE, AND FIRST-YEAR UNIVERSITY TEACHER TIPS PART ONE Being an adjunct or part-time instructor is hard. But being a first-year adjunct (during a pandemic, nonetheless!) is a whole other level of hard. Teacher burnout is a real thing and having been a new instructor myself, I know that we all need support and advice. I’ve compiled a list of some important pieces of wisdom I’ve picked up along the way and want to share them with you. CLICK TO SEE MORE
TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD INFOGRAPHIC INTERACTIVE OR PRINT
►ONE SHEET INFOGRAPHIC on TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD as a PDF document to be printed or uploaded. ►Grayscale and color versions 11X17! ►There is one color version, one black and white version, and an example of one that was filled in by a student. ►Link to my ONE SHEET INFOGRAPHIC to use interactively through Classroom or other online programs. ►Instructions for students when using the interactive version. ►Information on Google Slides for teachers and students. ►Student examples. CLICK TO SEE MORE!
How to Engage Adult Learners in the Post-Secondary Classroom
How to Engage Adult Learners in the Post-Secondary Classroom Student engagement in the classroom is at the forefront of most discussions and professional development. And for good reason. But what does engagement mean, exactly? And how can that apply to post-secondary learning institutions such as colleges or universities? In short, engagement is the degree to which a person, in this case, a student, is interested in the class, content, or even the teacher. CLICK TO SEE MORE.
EDGAR ALLAN POE BUNDLE (The Black Cat and The Tell-Tale Heart)
POE BUNDLE (The Black Cat and Tell-Tale Heart) PURCHASE THIS BUNDLE BEFORE OCTOBER 22, 2018 AND RECEIVE AN INFOGRAPHIC AND AN ANALYTICAL QUESTION ON THE TELL-TALE HEART FOR FREE!!! On October 23 I will upload the new products and the price will change to reflect the new additions. Try these different products just in time for Halloween!! They are unique, collaborative, and provide differentiated learning! #halloween, #Poe, #differentiatedlearning
Paired Texts for Teaching Chinua Achebe's Things Fall Apart Blog/ Moore English
Things Fall Apart is truly one of my favorite novels to teach, and in an effort to help more teachers use this novel, I’ve put together a bundle of my favorite paired text resources, including comprehension and analysis questions, listening guides, and synthesis writing prompts. This collection of paired texts, including poems, informational texts, nonfiction texts, and listening activities helps students synthesize across texts, making connections, and finding themes and main ideas!
Writing a College Application Essay
Here you will find a step-by-step workshop tutorial to teach you how to start and write a college application essay.From essay topic selection to key advice to help you write a memorable essay. #CollegeApplicationEssay #CollegeEssayExamples #HowtoStartaCollegeEssay
Paired Passage Essay Lesson
Make Halloween engaging for your high school English students with this close reading and essay writing lesson! Students read the classic story, "The Tell-Tale Heart" by Edgar Allan Poe with "Sonnet 100." Then they synthesize their understanding of the readings, consider and compare themes, and write a literary analysis essay. #highschoolenglish #halloweenlesson #closesreading
Poetry Bell Ringers for Winter
Engage high school and middle school students with these poetry prompts. The bell ringers give students practice reading and interpreting poems quickly, and each handout requires students to provide theme topics, theme statements, and text support for their responses. Poems include "Snow" by Walter de la Mare,"Snowflakes" by Fannie Isabel Sherrick, "The Old Year" by John Clare, "The Snow-Storm" by Ralph Waldo Emerson & "Holidays" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow #secondaryela #englishteacher
BACK TO SCHOOL INTERACTIVE OR PRINT GOOGLE SLIDES
NO PREP - PRINT AND GO OR GO INTERACTIVE WITH THE GOOGLE LINK. Get to know your students with this easy to use Infographic. This Back to School Infographic assignment takes about one hour to complete. It's a good way to introduce students to Google Classroom or Slides. ❤️ONE SHEET INFOGRAPHIC on BACK TO SCHOOL as a PDF document to be printed or uploaded. ❤️Link to my ONE SHEET INFOGRAPHIC on BACK TO SCHOOL for students to use interactively. CLICK TO SEE MORE!
Free Textbook Scavenger Hunt Activity
Help middle school and high school students learn to navigate their online (or print) textbooks effectively with these activities that include an anchor chart and scavenger hunt. This makes an excellent activity for back to school when teachers are establishing their classroom management. This free resource is available for distance learning, hybrid learning, or in-class instruction and can be used with any subject that requires a textbook. #freebacktoschool #highschool #textbook #middleschool