Middle school english classroom

Transform your middle school English classroom with these creative ideas that engage and inspire students. Discover innovative teaching methods and resources to make learning fun and effective.
English, High School, Middle School Ela, Anchor Charts, Reading, Middle School English Language Arts, Middle School English Lessons, Middle School English Activities, Middle School Language Arts Lessons

By Presto Plans I first realized the power of bell ringers years ago, thanks to a particularly unruly class that would bounce off my walls after lunch. After consistently wasting the first ten minutes of class getting students seated, settled, and ready to learn, I decided to give bell-ringers a try. They were immediately a classroom game-changer. Bell-ringers—sometimes referred to as “warm ups” or “do nows”— are questions, tasks, or other warm up activities that students complete at the…

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Nancy Phear
Reading, Middle School Ela, Middle School Lesson Plans, Middle School Teacher Ideas, Middle School Incentives, Middle School Procedures, Middle School Reading Classroom, Middle School Teachers, Middle School Social Studies Classroom

This single classroom procedure has made a HUGE difference in my experience teaching middle school. My first year teaching I didn't do this and I knew that something needed to change. I decided to put into a place a daily bellringer for every one of my classes. I am a Family Consumer Sciences teacher so I teacher 4 different classes!You can call it whatever you want to call it but I call it a bell ringer because my students are expected to be doing it as soon as the bell rings to start…

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Kelly O'Rourke
Best Advice for a First-Time Middle School ELA Teacher | Language Arts Teachers Middle School Ela, Teachers, Middle School, High School, Primary School Education, Ideas, Teaching High School, Middle Schoolers, Elementary Schools

So… you’re a first-time middle school ELA teacher. Welcome to the madness, I guess! I’m kidding, but in all honesty, middle school isn’t quite like high school or elementary school. Middle school is its own unique level that you need to be prepared for as you get ready to run your classroom. But before we

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Jessica McKinley
Middle School Ela, 7th Grade Ela, Middle School Reading, Middle School Stations, Middle School Lesson Plans, Middle School English Classroom, Middle School Centers, Middle School Literacy, Middle School Ela Stations

Ok, I get these Q’s frequently from teachers who reach out to me regarding setting up and running stations or centers (same thing, basically) in their middle school English / Language Arts / Reading / Writing classes: How do I make stations work so I can . . . >> teach my students while also

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Whitney Claiborne
Teaching with games in the classroom is not just “fluff.” Middle school and high school English teachers, learn how you can reinforce core English language arts skills AND engage students with games like Goosechase, Superfight, and more! #highschoolenglish #englishlanguagearts #middleschoolela #ela English, Anchor Charts, Middle School Ela, High School, Middle School English Language Arts, Literacy Games Middle School, Middle School Language Arts, Secondary School English, Language Arts Activities Middle School

Teaching with games in the classroom is not just “fluff.” Middle school and high school English teachers, learn how you can reinforce core English language arts skills AND engage students with games like Goosechase, Superfight, and more! #highschoolenglish #englishlanguagearts #middleschoolela #ela

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Kathleen Tysinger
Middle School Ela, High School, Classroom Management Plan, School Lesson Plans, Online Learning, High School Lessons, High School Teacher, High School Classroom, Teaching Secondary

Right after I landed my first teaching job back in 2009, my husband who had been teaching for four years at that point gifted me his copy of Harry and Rosemary Wong’s The First Days of School: How To Be an Effective Teacher. Even though so many things went wrong that first year, I am

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Brittany Hefner
Here are ideas for 7 different middle school classroom décor themes that are fun but age-appropriate! #classroomdecor #middleschool #iteachtoo #TheLittlestTeacher Middle School Ela, Reading, Bulletin Boards, Middle School Classroom Organization, Middle School Classroom Themes, Middle School Classroom Management, Middle School Library Bulletin Boards, Classroom Setup Middle School, Middle School Organization

Here are ideas for 7 different middle school classroom décor themes that are fun but age-appropriate! #classroomdecor #middleschool #iteachtoo #TheLittlestTeacher

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TaylorMade Classroom