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.
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Here are this week’s picks:
Thinking/Sentence Frames for All Content Areas is from EdTech Nut. I’m adding it to The Best Websites For Developing Academic English Skills & Vocabulary.
More Talking in Class, Please is from Edutopia. I’m adding it to The Best Resources Sharing The Best Practices For Fruitful Classroom Discussions.
Keep it Short & Sweet with Micro-Writing is from Secondary Curriculum and Instruction.
Resistance 101: A Lesson on Social Justice Activists and Strategies is from Teaching For Change. I’m adding it to The Best Teacher Resource Sites For Social Justice Issues.
Here’s an intriguing idea:
I tried @howie_hua’s idea of allowing Ss to stand w/ their test & no pencils & talk strategy before they sat down to work. I like that it’s not as much assistance as a partner test, but involved great math conversations & made students feel more confident in their knowledge. pic.twitter.com/c5jez0ysiw
— Sarah Leivian (@leiviansclass) October 16, 2018
I modified this great form and idea from Pernille Ripp for my classes and it was very useful. I’m adding it to My Best Posts On Students Evaluating Classes (And Teachers):
30 days into the year and here is the check-in survey I am giving students tomorrow https://t.co/dRLkhVNYvQ
— Pernille Ripp (@pernilleripp) October 15, 2018
I’m adding this tweet to Best Posts On Books: Why They’re Important & How To Help Students Select, Read, Write & Discuss Them:
My students are in book clubs and they are reading selections all tied to social justice. They will finish this week and I am going to have them write to this prompt (in the picture). pic.twitter.com/1CghxuU4Ql
— Kelly Gallagher (@KellyGToGo) October 13, 2018