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Organizing a Field Trip 101

If you are a teacher, chances are the idea of a field trip is both exciting and terrifying. Field trips can be great learning opportunities for your students, though! Here is how to go about organizing your first field trip. Tie it into your Curriculum This is usually the first step. What are you learning […]

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Top Questioning Techniques in the Classroom

There are lots of reasons for using questioning techniques in the classroom. You could use questions to engage your students, check for understanding, test for comprehension, seek opinions, encourage creative and critical thinking, review information, or help students see other ways of thinking. The technique that you should use depends on the grade level, subject […]

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9 Classroom Vocabulary Games to Use with Your Students

Vocabulary is an important part of every subject. There’s always words that students need to learn to better understand the concepts being taught. Unfortunately, many students struggle to remember what the vocabulary words mean. To help students learn the definitions, try these 9 classroom vocabulary games with your students. Synonyms Break the class into 2 […]

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Top 10 Classroom Rules for Elementary School Students

Classroom rules are important to your class community. When students have rules, they know what your expectations are for them. They know what you want them to do, and they know that there are consequences for failing to follow the rules. Making Classroom Rules When it comes to creating classroom rules, consider including your students […]

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Top Classroom Assessment Techniques

Rather than asking students to regurgitate facts on a test, it’s important to come up with alternate classroom assessment techniques to determine their level of understanding. Try using some of these alternative assessment techniques to gauge your students’ learning. Writing Writing requires students to draw on the knowledge that they have. They need to figure […]

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