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Okay, I confess: I thrive on organization and structure in my classroom. My students like routines, and I like to know what progress each student is making on a daily basis. If you are like me, then your first experience with literature circles...
Create a unit that integrates English language arts and social studies by tying the Holocaust to modern issues in the Middle East and Africa.
Celebrate Black History Month with this multigenre unit on civil rights and baseball that focuses on the achievements of Jackie Robinson
One teacher's tips for interactive and engaging ways to teach poetry, from a poetry magnet white board to hip-hop videos and songs.