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The journey to building a classroom space that embraces productive learning is complex, and new teachers should not expect to achieve ideal results overnight. However, with constant trial and error as well as persistence, we can all get to that more...
Students will learn how to analyze fictional characters in order to create better more relatable characters in their own writing and understand...
Why did any of us decide to join the education profession? The bigger picture of that “why” guides our journey, but it is also important to...
Icebreakers Volume 5: Getting To Know You Activities is chock-full of great new ideas for the start of the new school year.
Pre-written, Ready-to-Use Lesson! Learning Objective: To describe different ways to protect Earth’s resources and environment 
This hands-on lesson plan will give your students a fun introduction to topography as they practice reading and making a map.
No one enjoys dealing with problem students, but the biggest part of the problem is the title educators assign them - "problem." We shouldn't approach...
As a new teacher, you will most likely have an empty classroom when you start. It's important to have an environment in which your students feel...
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It is the exciting time of the year as teachers start returning back to school. Teachers and administrators are looking forward to the new school...
To figure out whether summer reading accomplishes a worthwhile learning goal, we need to explore a few questions. Is it reasonable to assign students...
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The population of North American Monarch butterflies has dropped so much that they have listed the butterfly on the endangered list.