Teaching methods for student writing evolve. On a large scale, educators teach students to write for college and to use proper tone in ema..
The longer I teach (and the more I write and blog in my personal life), the more convinced I am that brainstorming for high school student..
The back to school rush will end. Routines, established. New shoes, broken in. Fresh notebooks, scribbled on. First writing assignments, a..
Looking to inspire creative writing students? Read on for reading material and lesson plan ideas.
Students enjoy outside sources – they..
Teaching English language arts means writing writing lesson plans.
(I’m sorry for that play on words).
Teachers are aware that colle..
As a teacher, I’m paranoid about the summer slide – that intangible happening where students’ learning regresses during summer months. I’v..
Teaching writing cannot be done in one way. Writing is a personal exercise and students bring various abilities and feelings to their writ..
The first time I wrote my own language arts test, it was too long. Like, embarrassingly the wrong length. Those poor students.
By the end of the school year (or maybe in October? I don’t know), grading student work has taken its toll. Tired teachers want to provide..
Providing brainstorming activities for high school students can give them an opportunity to think and expand ideas – and teachers an oppor..