Differentiation is key to ensuring our students are successful. With all of the technology many of our students have access to, it's important that we utilize these tools to our benefit. Read 5 Ways to Differentiate Using Technology from 2 Peas and a Dog. #differentiation #edtech #specialeducation
Lesson Planning Technology

5 Ways to Differentiate Using Technology

It is amazing how far technology has come in today’s society. Now, teachers can differentiate using technology. Differentiation is key to ensuring our students are successful. With all of the technology many of our students have access to, it’s…

Read this blog post about how I increase student engagement during the holiday season by using six different writing strategies and holiday writing ideas from the 2 Peas and a Dog blog. #christmas #writing #writingprompts #creativewriting #lessonplans #lessons #holidays
Holidays Writing

Holiday Writing Ideas for the ELA Classroom

Holiday writing ideas are the topic of the guest blog post I had the opportunity to share on the Teach Writing blog. Read on this blog post about how I increase student engagement during the November and December holiday…

Sentence diagrams are another tool in your grammar toolbox when teaching students to be great writers. Learn more about sentence diagramming in this blog post on the 2 Peas and a Dog website. #grammar #teaching #teachinggrammar #lessonplans
Writing

Rethinking Sentence Diagrams

Sentence diagrams questions are something that I see regularly come up in my 18,000+ member Facebook Group #2ndaryELA. Rebecca Gettelman is a middle and high school teacher from the Midwest. She has been teaching for over eleven years. In…

Book review "Blended" by Sharon Draper. Add this book to your classroom today! #bookreview #books #middleschool
Book Reviews

Book Review “Blended”

  “Blended” by Sharon M. Draper is fantastic book for middle school classrooms.  I received an Advance Reader’s Copy of this novel as part of a blogger promotion from Simon & Schuster Canada. All opinions are my own, and…