Effective middle school classroom management is key to having a successful teaching experience. Learn how to create a classroom space that has interactive components that engage students. #interactivelearning #classroommanagement #middleschoolela #middleschoolsocialstudies #middleschoolteachers

Effective Middle School Classroom Management

Effective middle school classroom management can take on many forms. One of the best ways beyond creating solid routines for your students is to create a classroom space that has interactive components that engage students. I am not talking…

Article of the Week Resources for Middle School.

Article of the Week Resources

It can be a challenge to find engaging article of the week resources. To see how I structure my program in a middle school classroom, check out this article.  Below is a list of great free and paid resources…

Teaching poetry to middle school students does not have to be difficult. Check out these 2 teaching strategies that make poetry accessible. #poetry #middleschoolela #englishlanguagearts #poetrylessons

Teaching Poetry to Middle School Students

It can be a challenge to teach poetry to middle school students, but here are two tips to make teaching poetry better.  Today’s blog post is written by Sara Cuzzo from the Teachers Pay Teachers store The Red-Haired Reader.…

Use these February lesson plans for middle school ELA classes to help reduce your planning workload from 2 Peas and a Dog.

February Lesson Plans for Middle School ELA

February lesson plans for middle school ELA need to help students stay energized during this dreary winter month. February is here, and with it comes the hearts, candy, and flowers that signal Valentine’s Day. Today let’s talk about something…

Middle school Groundhog Day lesson plans for ELA and Social Studies classes from 2 Peas and a Dog.

Middle School Groundhog Day Lesson Plan

It can be difficult to find a good middle school Groundhog Day lesson plan for students. I see a lot of crafts and picture books when I search for lessons. Groundhog Day is an interesting North American celebration for…

Try these engaging Chinese New Year lesson plans for middle school students from 2 Peas and a Dog.

Chinese New Year Lesson Plan

It can be difficult to find a good Chinese New Year lesson plan for middle school students. I see a lot of crafts and picture books when I search for lessons. Chinese New Year is an important holiday for…