Randomization techniques and strategies are a great way to keep all of your students focused and engaged in the topics you are covering in class. Randomization techniques in the classroom also improve content retention and classroom camaraderie. Includes a video with the author sharing the various teaching methods and strategies described in the article.
Need a getting started guide for Google Classroom? Help and support is on hand in this step-by-step tutorial for Google's new online learning platform for schools.
Oobleck is a fun material made of cornstarch and water. It changes from a liquid to a solid when a force is applied and turns back into a liquid when the force is removed.
Playing games about the periodic table of elements can be not only educational but also great fun. Games can help students learn both in school and at home.
One of the greatest gifts we can give our students is to instill in them a strong sense of confidence. In doing this, we enable them to be higher achievers. Confidence breeds success.
There are some teachers who seem to possess a natural ability to educate their students and then with others it seems more like a "tug of war!" Do these successful teachers incorporate a "secret weapon" or is it a technique everyone can obtain?
Lack of vocabulary holds English language learners back. Here are 7 effective and easy strategies to enable English language students to leave your classroom with an enriched vocabulary bank every day.
There are many scholarly articles that will explain to you what all the statistical analyses surrounding exam item efficacy are but few or none that take you through the meaning of real results from testing on actual exam papers. This article runs through actual results.
Many teens are not sufficiently engaged in learning activities, or the wider school environment. Reality Therapy encourages behaviors that can improve teens' effort and motivation in school.
This article covers teaching the meanings of words or vocabulary to students in grades 4 to 6 within a content literacy program.
An effective and fun way to teach English vocabulary, idioms, and figurative language is through popular songs! Middle school, high school, and adult English language learners are usually highly motivated to learn the lyrics of songs they recognize and like.
To understand how the structures and functions of living organisms work, you must study the process of respiration and the action of enzymes. This article gives a detailed explanation of this vital aspect of biology with clear, concise text accompanied by diagrams, illustrations, and videos.
In a flipped classroom, students watch video lectures in the evening and perform enrichment activities during class time. The system may improve learning.
This article covers instruction in teaching intermediate grade elementary children how to be proficient in applying the English language arts.