Middle School ELA

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This board features teaching resources, lesson plans, and management ideas for teaching middle school English Language Arts. #MiddleSchoolELA

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This article is a collection of five posts to help inspire and impact your writing lessons and writing activities. From literary analysis writing and poetry writing to games for citing and embedding text evidence, this post will cover it all! Make a positive change to your writing instruction today! #writinglessons #writinginstruction #literaryanalysis #poetrywriting #citingevidence #creatingawritingcommunity Grammar Lessons, Writing Lessons, Teaching Writing, Writing Activities, Teaching English, English Teachers, English Classroom, Writing Resources, Writing Ideas

5 Inspirational Posts That Will Change Your Approach to Teaching Writing! — TeachWriting.org

From poetry writing, literary analysis writing, and informational writing to grammar lessons and creating writing communities, the team at Teachwriting.org has you covered. These five inspirational articles will inspire you as your plan your writing lessons and writing activities.

The BIG teacher classroom supply list - a brainstorming spot to help you get organized for a new school year #ClassroomSupplies #BacktoSchool #MiddleSchool #HighSchool #ClassroomOrganization Teacher Classroom Supplies, Classroom Procedures, Teacher Tools, School Classroom, Classroom Organization, Classroom Management, Classroom Design, Classroom Decor, Teacher Gifts

Teacher Classroom Supply List

The BIG classroom supply list for teachers! Start here with brainstorming for organization, teacher desk, student centers, and more.

Wondering how to give feedback on student writing? Here are 10 tips for responding to writing in ways that positively impacts students' internal dialogue. 6th Grade Writing, Middle School Writing, Writing Classes, Middle School English, Middle School Classroom, Writing Lessons, Writing Workshop, Teaching Writing, Teaching Ideas

How to Give Feedback on Writing

Wondering how to give feedback on student writing? Here are 10 tips for responding to writing in ways that positively impacts students' internal dialogue.

Organize online learning for students to reduce frustration and improve efficiency #ClassroomOrganization #DistanceLearning #ELATeacher Online Classroom, Classroom Jobs, Flipped Classroom, Classroom Management, Google Classroom, Classroom Setup, Writing Lessons, Art Lessons, Writing Rubrics

Organize Learning: Digital Classrooms

Simple ways to organize a virtual classroom are important for students, teachers, and parents. Here are some easy ways to get started!

Wondering how to structure an ELA class? There are so many options! In this post, you'll find a quarterly outline to help you pace the ELA curriculum and standards as well as maintain some organization. #ELACurriculum #MiddleSchoolELA #HighSchoolELA #ClassStructure Vocabulary Instruction, Grammar And Vocabulary, Vocabulary Activities, Middle School Writing, Middle School English, Creative Teaching, Teaching Ideas, Teaching Strategies, Creative Writing

ELA Class Structure

Wondering where to begin with ELA class structure? Read about one teacher's approach for balancing reading, writing, grammar, and vocab.

13 Ways Pictures Inspire Poetry Poetry Lessons, Writing Lessons, Writing Skills, Writing Ideas, Creative Writing, Art Lessons, Teaching Poetry, Teaching Writing, Teaching Ideas

13 Ways Pictures Can Inspire Students to Write Poetry | Reading and Writing Haven

Pictures inspire poetry. Help middle and high school students to develop writing skills with these 13 engaging appraoches.

National Poetry Month Activities for the English Classroom – ELA Today Writing Rubrics, Paragraph Writing, Opinion Writing, Persuasive Writing, Poem Analysis, Poetry Lessons, Curriculum Mapping, Teaching Poetry, National Poetry Month

National Poetry Month Activities for the English Classroom – ELA Today

Celebrate National Poetry Month with a few engaging activities. #TeachingPoetry #MiddleSchoolELA #HighSchoolELA

Teaching reading in middle and high school can be challenging. By using book clubs as a form of choice reading, teachers can increase engagement, relevancy, and readership among their ELA students. In this post, read about why book club matters. Middle School Ela, Middle School English, Book Club Books, Book Clubs, Why Book, Instructional Strategies, Differentiated Instruction, Independent Reading, English Classroom

How to Run a Book Club in Your Classroom (Part 1): The Best Form of Choice Reading | Reading and Wri

Wanting to revamp your independent reading program? Try using a classroom book club, which is a great way to enrich, engage, and differentiate in secondary.

Six executive functioning skills to work on with middle school students so that they are ready to transition to high school #ExecutiveFunctioning #SoftSkills #MiddleSchool #HighSchool Middle School Ela, Middle School Teachers, High School Students, College Students, Freshman Seminar, Student Teaching, Teaching Resources, Teaching Themes, Creative Teaching

Soft Skills for High School

Wondering what teachers expect with the transition to high school? Be prepared to help incoming freshmen develop these executive functioning skills.

Overwhelmed by assessing student essays? Here are 10 PRACTICAL ways to grade writing faster. Writing Lessons, Teaching Writing, Essay Writing, College Teaching, Writing Strategies, Writing Process, Teaching Strategies, Writing Ideas, Teaching Tips

10 Ways to Grade Writing Faster

Looking for practical tips for grading essays faster? Grading essays can be done meaningfully without being all-consuming. Here are some ideas.

Create a practical schedule and set expectations for a full-choice reading classroom book club Middle School Ela, Middle School English, Teaching Literature, Teaching Reading, Instructional Strategies, Differentiated Instruction, Teaching Strategies, Teaching Tools, Teaching Resources

Independent Reading Schedule

Create meaningful and successful classroom book clubs in middle and high school by setting expectations and designing a practical schedule.

How to Cite a Book - Literary Analysis Reference - - Writing Lessons, Teaching Writing, Persuasive Writing, Writing Skills, Essay Writing, Math Lessons, New Teachers, English Teachers, English Classroom

How to Cite a Book - Literary Analysis Reference

FREE download! How to cite a book in MLA format. A concise and helpful reference for middle and high school students who are engaged in literary analysis writing. #MLAFormat #MiddleSchoolELA #HighSchoolELA #TextEvidence

Strategies for engaging teens in online writing #MiddleSchoolELA #HighSchoolELA #OnlineWriting Writing Lessons, Writing Resources, Teaching Writing, Student Teaching, In Writing, Middle School Ela, Middle School English, Conclusion Paragraph, English Language Arts

Simple Ways to Make Teaching Writing Online More Effective | Reading and Writing Haven

Teaching writing online, or in blended or hybrid learning situations? Make it manageable! Start with these simple, time-saving strategies.

DIGITAL vocabulary roots, prefixes, and suffixes lesson for middle school ELA Vocabulary Instruction, Teaching Vocabulary, Vocabulary Activities, Vocabulary Strategies, Listening Activities, Spelling Activities, Teaching Strategies, Teaching Resources, Middle School Ela

Roots, Prefixes,& Suffixes Lesson

Trying to bridge the gap between engaging vocabulary instruction and standards alignment? Show your students how to use word parts as a strategy for identifying unknown words with this minilesson, activities, and visual organizer.Included, you will find the following resources, which can be used wit...

Independent Reading Reflection What have your students read this year? Take time to reflect and set goals with this reader self-reflection activity. Middle School Ela, Middle School English, Writing Skills, Writing Activities, Student Reading, Teaching Reading, Teaching Literature, Secondary Teacher, Free Lesson Plans

Independent Reading Reflection

Have you ever stopped to really reflect on the books you've read over the course of a calendar or school year? It can lead to greater insights about ourselves as readers, to a realization that we've accomplished more than we know. and to a heightened sense of motivation for reading. That's the purpo...

5 engaging ways to incorporate vocabulary in writing practice New Vocabulary Words, Vocabulary Instruction, Teaching Vocabulary, Vocabulary Activities, Teaching Writing, In Writing, Writing Practice, Reading Response Activities, Writing Activities

5 Ways to Incorporate Vocabulary in Writing — TeachWriting.org

Looking for meaningful ways to have students practice using new vocabulary words in writing? Check out these 5 unique approaches to engage middle and high school learners. #VocabularyActivities #MiddleSchoolELA