Learn why Google Meet is a great tool for interacting with students through distance learning and steps you can take for a successful Google Meet every time! If you are reading this, you are probably a teacher who has been thrown the curve-ball of teaching your classes through distance ... Read More about Supercharge Distance Learning with Google Meet
As we practice social distancing, it is important to check in and connect with our students. Take a look at these five tools to make a difference. Hey friends! I am just a few days into the "new normal" and boy, the memes don't lie! "Teachers should be paid $1 billion dollars a ... Read More about 5 Easy Ways to Connect With Students During Social Distancing
Is your school closing due to Coronavirus concerns? Do you want to flip your classroom? These 5 digital learning tools will lead you down the right path! Is your school looking into digital learning amid the growing Coronavirus outbreak? Are you wondering how you can provide your students ... Read More about Teach Anywhere: 5 Digital Learning Tools for the Online Classroom
Learn how to use this cloud in a jar demonstration to develop your students’ problem-solving skills and spark discussion in your middle school science classroom! This post contains affiliate links. Do your students leave class chatting excitedly about what they did or saw in the classroom? A ... Read More about Sparking Discussion with the Cloud in a Jar Demo
Yes! It’s possible to have a budget-friendly weather unit that engages students in the study of weather instruments and their uses without fancy equipment! This post uses affiliate links. Budget-Friendly Weather Instruments You don’t need expensive, fancy equipment for students to ... Read More about Make Your Weather Unit Come Alive Without Fancy Equipment
Make vocabulary practice fun, engaging and effective for middle school learners. You can use this strategy in any content quickly and easily! My students LOVE vocabulary practice with each other! They beg me to do this vocabulary activity every class period! Let me share my secret! I call ... Read More about Motivate Middle School Students to Love Vocabulary!
Introduce Earth’s energy budget in a way that is relevant to middle school students and help them understand the connection to the greenhouse effect. Does your science curriculum require you to teach your students about Earth's energy budget? Have you ever been tempted to just skip it? Maybe ... Read More about Teaching Earth’s Energy Budget the Easy Way
There are SO MANY organization tools for students! Let me share why three prong folders are the perfect organization tool for the middle school classroom! Does this look familiar? Are you tired of students always losing things? Every teacher has at least one student who walks into the ... Read More about The Simple Tool to Keep Students Organized in the Classroom