Middle School Students will LOVE this! People are so quick to "like" what other people say and do on facebook - why not bring that same positive energy to the classroom. Print these on sticker paper and attach to assignments, quizzes, tests!
#1: Blogging Using Paper (Not my idea, nor my pictures below): This awesome idea can really excite the students for an introductory activity this year. I am thoroughly impressed with this resource from a truly sensational weblog ("Notes from McTeach"). I believe the teacher assigned the students to write about their passions and format the piece of paper to look like a weblog: