There are a couple of things I know about grammar and the elementary school classroom. One, it is so important to help students understand the mechanics of good writing but two, the instruction of grammar can be pretty dry. I always add a fun sentence that’s ready to go on the first day of ... Read More about Interactive Language Wall
POEMS? That 5-letter word will send shivers down the spine of middle school students. Add in the suggestion of "poetry analysis" and the moans and groans can be heard throughout the hallways! If all this sounds familiar, I have a few teacher tips to help you boost engagement with poems that middle schoolers actually enjoy!