If poetry is taught the right way, students should be cheering at the thought of a Poetry Workshop day. This blog post outlines the "why" of Poetry Workshop along with tips and tricks that I have picked up to make any poetry unit a raging success in your middle school classroom.
I love finding creative ways to bring the holidays into the classroom. Here are my top 10 favorite Valentine’s Day inspired activities to use with middle school English students! The activities include grammar, reading comprehension, parts of speech, writing, idioms and much more!