Use these tips, tricks, strategies, and resources to help develop a plan when students refuse to work. Avoid getting in a power struggle, keep the student in the room, and get back to teaching (what teachers do best) with these strategies and ideas. Includes free printables and strategies teachers can use right away to help with behavioral problems and motivation challenges. A must read for middle and high school educators. #pathway2success
Reader's workshop is my favorite structure to use for my reading instruction. Everyone has their own way to launch reader's workshop. In this post I walk you through the first three weeks of reader's workshop in my classroom.
A question for new teachers: Do you find yourself talking constantly during group work and other student-directed activities? You shouldn't but it can be tempting to try to keep them on track, push them, etc. Here are 8 ways to break the habit so you will talk less and get kids talking more. #tipsforteachers #newteachers #teachingstrategies