Each week, I publish a post or two containing three or four particularly useful resources on classroom instruction, and you can see them all here.
You might also be interested in The Best Articles (& Blog Posts) Offering Practical Advice & Resources To Teachers In 2016 – Part Two and The Best Resources On Class Instruction In 2017 – Part Two.
Here are this week’s picks:
One Sentence at a Time: The Need for Explicit Instruction in Teaching Students to Write Well is by Judith C. Hochman and Natalie Wexler. I’m adding it to Best Posts On Writing Instruction.
3 Tips for AP Lang Test Prep is by Tricia Ebarvia. I’m adding it to the same list.
Ability grouping of students doesn’t work is from Psych Brief. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Learning About Ability Grouping & Tracking — Help Me Find More.
Understanding vocabulary standards: Building students’ skills is from Achieve The Core. I’m adding it to The Most Useful Resources For Implementing Common Core — I Hope You’ll Contribute More.
I’m adding this next tweet to Best Posts On Books: Why They’re Important & How To Help Students Select, Read, Write & Discuss Them:
A3: I asked students, “What topics are trending in their lives?” as a way to give choice and raise voice. Then paired their trending topics with YA Lit. They had awesome ideas! #g2great pic.twitter.com/NF3hLPpsVM
— Andy Schoenborn (@aschoenborn) February 9, 2018
I’m adding this tweet to The Best Apps, Online Tools & Other Resources For Math:
Someone is building a directory of all the Calvin and Hobbes comics that have anything to do with math here: https://t.co/qfHMxTbMkj #mtbos #iteachmath pic.twitter.com/V79cxTHjQa
— David Wees (@davidwees) February 5, 2018