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Kris

  • 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.…

  • 5 tips for a successful digital escape room in your classroom for teachers from 2 Peas and a Dog. #edtech #escaperoom #digitalescape #digitalescaperoom

    5 Tips to a Successful Digital Escape Room

    Have you ever used a digital escape room in your classroom? Digital escape rooms are a great tool. Have you tried a real escape room where you have a time limit…

  • Make your English class fun with these 10 tips from experienced ELA teachers from 2 Peas and a Dog. #englishlanguagearts #middleschoolELA #highschoolELA #englishclass

    10 Tips for Making English Class Fun

    When was the last time you thought about making English class fun? When you think of your English class growing up what images come to mind? Sitting in your chair, listening…

  • High school book recommendations can be challenging to find. Teachers and parents use these high school books lists to find books than teen readers will read. Stop #fakereading! #highschoolbooklists #highschoolbookrecommendations #teenbooks #yabooks

    High School Book Recommendations

    High school book recommendations can be challenging to find. Today’s teens do not want to read the “classics” that their parents might have read 20 years ago. Some of the classic…

  • Use these January lesson plans for middle school ELA classes to help reduce your planning workload from 2 Peas and a Dog. #lessonplans #middleschoolELA #englishlanguagearts #middleschool

    January Lesson Plans for Middle School ELA

    January lesson plans for middle school ELA need to help students refocus on their studies. The excitement of the holiday season is over and the testing season will soon arrive. January…

  • Students love graphic novels. Check out this list of must have graphic novels for your school or classroom library from 2 Peas and a Dog. #reading #middleschool #graphicnovels

    Graphic Novels for Middle School Students

    Graphic novels are a HUGE hit in my middle school classroom. I cannot keep them on my shelves. Most of my students enjoy reading them, but they are especially valuable for…