Whether you have a classroom or can only get your hands on a few devices, technology can be used to meet individual students' needs or to foster collaboration between students. Middle school and high school English Language Arts teachers discussed too
Technology Ideas For The English Language Arts Classroom
Technology can be a great tool for teacher collaboration, student learning as well as student assessment. Read great ideas on how to use more technology in your English Language Arts program from the 2 Peas and a Dog blog.
15 Computer Games to Target the Common Core in Secondary ELA
In this blog article from Bespoke ELA, you will find a list of 15 computer games that target Common Core skills in secondary English Language Arts for grades 6-12. This blog also discusses the criteria for selecting high quality games and a rationale for using games as assessment. Great for middle school and high school English Language Arts. by Bespoke ELA
Begin each of your middle or high school English classes with these daily bell-ringer routines for two weeks! Each day has a different engaging activity that your students will love. Love warm-ups and this is a great way to make them productive also.
To prepare for going back to school, middle school and high school English Language Arts teachers discussed collecting student information, what to include in a syllabus, important routines and procedures for the first week, forming relationships with stu
Have your lessons have lost their spark? Are you searching for some creative inspiration? This #2ndaryELA Twitter chat was all about out of the box teaching ideas in the ELA classroom. Middle school and high school English Language Arts teachers discussed interesting fiction and nonfiction pairings. Teachers also shared creative activity and projects that are both fun and rigorous. Read through the chat for ideas to implement in your own classroom.
This great Instagram Activity is perfect to use in your elementary or middle school (or even high school!) classroom to help student further understand characterization, symbols, and evidence based writing. Hits multiple Common Core Standards in a fun way
Teachers, check out this linked guide to free English Language Arts web resources for middle and high school students. In it I’ll share the very best websites I’ve found for creative free lesson plans and classroom strategies.