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Inquiry in the Classroom: 7 Simple Tools To Get You Started

We know certain characteristics can be encouraged, but not taught, like curiosity. But teachers who use an inquiry based approach can provide …

Wikispaces

It’s time to say Farewell…<p>The page you are looking for is no longer available.<p>As stated in our communication in January 2018 and subsequent site …

TryEngineering

Laser engravers are versatile pieces of equipment in schools. Not only do they offer a great way to teach students skilled... More<p>This content was …

How to Start Your Novel: Advice From Literary Agents

<i>This column is excerpted from Guide to Literary Agents, from Writer’s Digest Books.</i><p>No one reads more prospective novel beginnings than literary …

An Illustrated Book of Bad Arguments

This tiny print serves no purpose, but to make this book seem like an actual book. In printed books, one usually sees a large block of tiny print on …

The Precious First Few Minutes Of Class

<b>The Precious First Few Minutes Of Class</b>by <b>Suzy Pepper Rollins</b>Students file into class.“Your warm-up is on the board,” we announce. Two students fish …

Teaching

Home — RiAus

Our vision is to weave science into the fabric of Australia’s society. We aim for people to understand science and its’ relevance in day-to-day …

Junior Secondary – Years 7 & 8

A unit of work for Year 8 to explore ideas of cultural identity and belonging, specifically Aboriginal identity through Aboriginal English, with <i>The</i> …

11 Powerful Affirmations to Help Treat Depression and Anxiety

Affirmations are positive declarations and self-scripts meant to mold the subconscious into a more positive form. Lately, this new-age practice is …

26 Sentence Stems For Higher-Level Discussion In The Classroom

<b>26 Sentence Stems For Higher-Level Conversation In The Classroom</b><p>by <b>Terry Heick</b><p>Meaningful conversation can make learning more personal, immediate, and …

Pyramid Challenge

Journey back four and a half thousand years to Egypt's Old Kingdom, to the Pyramid Age.<p>As the vizier, or head of state, you are about to undertake the building of the king's pyramid.<p>Have you got what it takes to be a pyramid builder?

World Leaders

Viewing Comprehension Strategies: Watching Videos Like You Read A Book

<b>40 Viewing Comprehension Strategies: Watching Videos Like You Read A Book</b>by <b>Terry Heick</b>You can’t watch a video like you read a book; the modalities …

Teaching

Math Science Fair Projects & Math Project Ideas

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics

Create stories using social media

commercial use only] / Non-Fiction Reading Activities

Non-Fiction Reading Activities<p>At the beginning of the 2012-2013 school year, the sixth grade science team decided to focus on strategies for …

Scoop.it | Content Curation & Content Marketing Software

Discover, curate and publish great content to get visibility online. Trusted by millions of professionals and thousands of companies for social media …

Teaching Kids to Curate Content Collections [ACTIVITY]

While there are a ton of essential skills that today’s students need in order to succeed in tomorrow’s world, learning to efficiently manage — and to …

Looking for the History in Historical Fiction: An Epidemic for Reading

OVERVIEW<p>Students brainstorm what they know about communicable disease and epidemics. They are then introduced to historical fiction and select a …

How to Write Historical Fiction

Historical fiction is a very popular genre among readers and writers. Good historical fiction can transport you into past time periods and bygone …

Seven Rules for Writing Historical Fiction, article by Elizabeth Crook

Article<p><b>Seven Rules for Writing Historical Fiction<br>By Elizabeth Crook<br>Author of The Night Journal: A Novel</b><p>We grow up being told to “write” what we …

Ancient, YA

Young Adult Historical Novels: Ancient History<p>This page lists historical novels for young adult readers set in ancient times, from times as early as …

Best of the Best - Historical Fiction for Teens

Al Capone Does My Shirts by Gennifer Choldenko<p>Great Depression (Grade 6-8) 2004<p>A twelve-year-old boy named Moose moves to Alcatraz Island in 1935 …