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100 Writing Practice Lessons & Exercises

by Joe BuntingWant to become a better writer? Perhaps you want to write novels, or maybe you just want to get better grades in your essay writing …

Creative Writing

How to Select Perfect Mentor Texts That Transform Young Readers and Writers

When you’re a children’s literature fanatic, like I am, you surround yourself with fellow book lovers. Recently, I had the opportunity to collaborate …

This 8-step process will change the way you read forever

Other luminaries who have lived a thousand lives include SpaceX and Tesla CEO Elon Musk, who believes that reading is the fastest way to learn.<p>The members of Chromeo spend most of their time in the library, while business magnates Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger frequently spend entire days …

Productivity

10 Lessons to Learn from Frida Kahlo.

<i>“Feet, what do I need you for when I have wings to fly?” ~ Frida Kahlo</i><p>Frida Kahlo was a Mexican painter, who is best known for her self-portraits.<p>The …

Frida Kahlo

25 of MiddleWeb’s Best New Teacher Resources

MiddleWeb is filled to the brim with resources and helpful ideas that new teachers will find valuable. We've selected 25 articles that might be …

Your Students can be “Makers”: 16 Projects Invented by Teachers

New York City, The Big Apple, a global hub for innovation and invention from the Otis elevator through the MakerBot 3D printer. The perfect location …

Habitats

8 Classroom Management Apps for Tech Savvy Teachers

For teachers, the calling to make a difference in a student’s life is strong. But for many, the workload and burden overwhelms their ability to …

15 Online Resources That Help Improve Essay-Writing Skills

Here are some effective online tools that can help you make the art of writing essays more attractive for your students.

Online

Horror Classics from Great Authors

news Wednesday, June 24, 2015<p>When people think of authors that have written horror classics over the years, they most often think of Stephen King, …

F. Scott Fitzgerald Conjugates “to Cocktail,” the Ultimate Jazz-Age Verb (1928)

I regularly meet up with speaking partners who help me learn their languages in exchange for my helping them learn English. Even though they usually …

YOLO Juliet: Shakespeare Translated into Textspeak and Emojis

(Image: Amazon)<p>A neurological study found that reading Shakespeare enhances your ability to think. This is your shortcut to that advantage. <i>YOLO …

19 Faces People Who Are Freaked Out By Horror Movies Will Recognize

*Looks at screen through slits in fingers*

Horror