This is the only icebreaker that I use with my high school science students! I've used it for over 5 years and it is always my favorite day of the year. This icebreaker activity allows you to talk science on day one randomly group students for your
How I Teach Mitosis and Meiosis in High School Biology
So many teachers love using interactive notebooks to organize their classrooms and curriculum. But I've found a strategy I love even better that will reduce stress, chaos, and wasted time. Plus it is more appropriate for secondary students! An important
Photosynthesis and Respiration Coloring Activity Bundle for High School Biology
Photosynthesis and Respiration Activities for High School Biology: Coloring Pages and Cut-and-Paste Activities for Glycolysis, Citric Acid Cycle, Oxidative Phosphorylation, Light Reactions, and the Calvin Cycle! Science and Math with Mrs.
Biology and Physical Science bell ringers (or exit slips) for high school students! The first 5 minutes of class are the most important in getting your students focused and ready to learn. Don't waste the start of class! Using daily bell ringers changed my classroom culture completely!
Check out this amazing resource for middle school and high school science warm ups. This is all the bell-ringers you would ever need for your classroom.
Plagiarism Minilesson for Middle and High School Students
Teach students to identify and avoid plagiarizing in their writing. This resource from The Reading and Writing Haven has teacher lecture materials and guided practice activities to help middle and high school students distinguish between plagiarizing, summarizing, paraphrasing, and directly quoting research.