Cut Out the Grading Time!

“2 fer 1” Assignments Creative & Challenging Assignments WITHOUT ALL THE GRADING   When you think of a “2 fer 1” special, you think of getting […]

The Power of the Old-Fashioned Bell Ringer

Bell Ringers are Still Relevant in a 6th Grade Language Arts Classroom! Let’s Use Them to Their Full Potential! Why I am such a huge fan […]

Tents for Talking

An Easy Way to Help Kids Talk to Each Other Academically Download the whole Tents for Talking packet FREE right here: http://languageartsteachers.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/Tents-for-Talking.zip If you need a […]

Text Features: Who Cares?

Text Features  Concrete to Abstract   How do we get students to not only understand what a text feature is, but to know why it’s important and […]

Text Structures: Who Cares?

Text Structures  Concrete to Abstract How do we get students to not only understand what a text structure is, but to know why it’s important and […]