Writing Prompts that Reinforce Social Emotional Learning

Most teachers agree that social emotional skills are extremely important to teach on a regular basis in the classroom.  But sometimes, with the pressures of everything else that needs to…

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How to Create a Middle School Writer’s Workshop Your Students Will Love

[cs_content_seo]Every teacher has experienced introducing a writing assignment to the class and being met with eyerolls groans.  Except for maybe the 3 or 4 students that are actually excited to…

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The Madeline Hunter Lesson Plan: Should We Still be Using It?

The Madeline Hunter lesson plan has been functioning in schools since the 1970's.  It was very heavily used nationwide throughout the 70's, 80's,  and 90's.So what made the Madeline Hunter…

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