This unit will help students collect, nurture, pre-write, revise and edit, and finally publish a personal narrative or memoir.It is based on the work of the National Writing Project which I have belonged to since 2007. Key integrated practices are teacher as writer, writer's workshop, writing p more
A collection of activities and resources for teaching Introductory Robotics (& pre-engineering) with LEGO® sets. Mostly for using WeDo kits, but also NXT kits as well as generic LEGO bricks for introductory activities. A work in progress!
Students will be exposed to a wide variety of historical fiction surrounding the Revolutionary War time period. These texts will help students gain a better understanding of the events leading up to and into the Revolutionary War. Four different texts will be used to help reach the needs of all lear more
Students will be exposed to the exceptional writing of Natalie Babbitt while reading the novel, Tuck Everlasting. Various activities will be provided to reach the needs of all learners, including gifted and RTI students. Students will work on comprehending texts while applying metacognition to their more
"Our Lives, Our Words" helps students make real-life connections to the subjects they are learning and writing about through the use of digital cameras. Students use digital photography to illustrate stories, poems, and other activities. This program was designed to help Elementary English Langua more