So many teachers love using interactive notebooks to organize their classrooms and curriculum. But I've found a strategy I love even better that will reduce stress, chaos, and wasted time. Plus it is more appropriate for secondary students! An important read before back to school!
With back to school around the corner, it is so important in high school (and middle school) classrooms to have a fair, accurate, and simple grading system established. This post details my tried and tested classroom strategy for grading that is perfect for not only 1st year teachers, but ALL!
Growth Mindset Writing Activity and Collaborative Poster. Promote a Growth Mindset in your classroom with this collaborative poster. Features a goal setting writing prompt and brain friendly fun. You'll love watching your students collaborate. The activity is designed for students to communicate and work together. The writing activity is truly insightful and reflective of promoting a growth mindset, setting goals, learning strategies, and smart goals. ($)
Science Bell Ringer Journal for the Entire School Year: Middle & High School
EDITABLE Science Bell Ringer prompts for the ENTIRE school year. Save yourself tons of time! This amazing resource will have your middle school or high school science students writing, thinking critically and creatively, producing and analyzing graphs and learning SO much more! Every science teacher should have this!