It’s time for the annual list of my most popular blog posts of the year — determined by the number of times they’ve been visited.

You might also be interested in these previous lists:

My Most Popular Posts On Parent Engagement Over The Past Six Months

The Most Popular Posts Of The Year From My Ed Week Blog

Fifth Anniversary Of This Blog — What Have Been My Most Popular Posts?

My Most Popular Posts Of The Year — 2011

My Most Popular Posts Of The Year — 2010

Most Popular Posts Over The First Three Years Of This Blog

The Most Popular Posts Of The Year — 2009

The Most Popular Posts Of 2008

As usual, I’m dividing the list into two sections — “The Best….” lists and other posts.

Here are My Most Popular Blog Posts Of The Year – 2012:


1. The Best Resources For Helping Teachers Use Bloom’s Taxonomy In The Classroom

2. The Best Sites For Online Photo-Editing & Photo Effects

3. The Best Popular Movies/TV Shows For ESL/EFL

4. The Best Teacher Resources For “Foldables”

5. The Best Online Virtual “Corkboards” (or “Bulletin Boards”)

6. The Best Places To Read & Write “Choose Your Own Adventure” Stories

7. The Best Sites For Teaching About Latitude & Longitude

8. The Best Resources For Learning About The 2012 U.S. Presidential Election

9. The Best Sites For Learning Spanish Online

10. The Best Web 2.0 Applications For Education In 2012 — So Far


1. Helping Students Motivate Themselves: Practical Answers To Classroom Challenges

2. Study: Reading For Pleasure Makes Your Brain Grow (Literally)

3. Answers To “What Do You Do On The First Day Of School?”

4. “I Like This Lesson Because It Make Me Have a Longer Temper” (Part One)

5. TIME Magazine’s “50 Best Websites 2012″

6. “What I Cannot Create, I Do Not Understand”

7. Two More Video Sites Like TED Talks

8. Useful Bloom’s Taxonomy Poster

9. Here’s Info On Our ELL Book (Along With Excerpts)

10. This Is The Best Lesson Plan On Punctuation I’ve Ever Read