How fun - I remember talking about doing this with some of my friends in High School. How I would love to do this now with my husband. Take a whole summer and travel the USA. I believe this will be a must do on my bucket list!
Grading Policies for Middle & High School: Making It Meaningful & Increasing Student Accountability
The red pen is mighty, but are you maximizing its impact? Middle school and high school English Language Arts teachers discussed what work is graded and what work isn't, and how to hold students accountable for implementing feedback. Teachers also shared their experiences with standards based grading, thoughts on students grading themselves, and tips for making grading easier. Read through the chat for ideas to implement in your own classroom.
What is it?The First Day of School Student Resume is an ideal ice breaker for those day one jitters! Middle and high school will have the opportunity to give you a glimpse into their goals, extracurricular activities, and interests in a two-page resume format.Why is it needed?As a secondary teacher, you probably have around 100 students.
Research shows that a student's understanding of fractions at the end of fifth grade predicts their achievement in all high school math. That means understanding throughout elementary school is imperative! Get tips to help in the classroom, videos and an absolutely fantastic free fractions unit!
People BINGO: Math Style – A Great Back To School Math Activity
Free People BINGO: A Great Back to School Activity - (Grades 2-5)- A silly little game in which students get to move around and get out those first day jitters by meeting each other and learning more about their classmates, while doing simple math calculations.