This pre-reading activity for "The Sniper" by Liam O'Flaherty asks students to make predictions about the text based upon the story's opening lines. Very useful for getting students engaged very early in the story and to help them begin a close reading of the text.Can be used by students individually, in pairs, small groups, or the whole class together.Comes with tips for the teacher on the best ways to use this pre-reading effectively both at the beginning of the story and…
Most students look forward to Snow Days!!! They hope it snows and snows so there is no school. They make plans in their minds what they will do inside and outside on a snow day. This is a perfect book for students to make text-to-self connections while paying attention to similes and interesting verbs.
This CBT inspired school counseling lesson challenges automatic negative thoughts about mental illness and encourages flexible thinking about mental health. Suicide is an important emotional health topic in schools. As school counselors it is our job to grow student knowledge about emotional health in helpful, healing, empowering ways.
There’s so much to do in the months leading up to the wedding, but once you send those invitations out, it starts to feel real. And when your invites hit the mail, you might be surprised at a few of the things that happen once your guests start opening up those envelopes.