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Teaching history does not have to be about the textbook and slideshows. Find out how to make your history classes interesting.

History class is much more than reading out of a textbook. Use these 10 tips to make your lessons engaging and relevant to your students from the 2 Peas and a Dog blog.

10 Ways To Make History Class Engaging For Students

History class is much more than reading out of a textbook. Use these 10 tips to make your lessons engaging and relevant to your students. Tip #1 Use QR Codes This quick technology can be accessed with personal or…

Remembrance Day Lessons For All Grades

Several bloggers have gotten together to share our best Remembrance Day lessons that can be adapted to suit the needs of various grade levels. What I love about this link up is the variety of lesson ideas offered by…

It is important to keep learners engaged in their ELA subject material by creating cross-curricular lessons. Students are more likely to see a purpose for their learning if it can be used in other classes from 2 Peas and a Dog.

Cross-Curricular Learning in the ELA Classroom

Cross-curricular learning is key to helping students develop their thinking skills. It is important to keep learners engaged in their ELA subject material by creating cross-curricular lessons. Students are more likely to see a purpose for their learning if…

Remembrance Day Lesson Plans

Remembrance Day, Armistice Day, and Veterans Day are commemorated around the world, every year, on November 11 which marks the anniversary of the end of World War 1.  Every year, I try to come up with a meaningful way…