6 Reasons your students should write their own works cited page (rather than use an online app)

I teach my students how to create a works cited page from scratch — or the old, fashioned way as they like to tell me.  I know there are online tools that will do that for them, and I’m thrilled that they can use those tools … in other classes, not mine. Don’t get me wrong.  I’m not living in the dark ages — I love technology!  So why do I “torture” my students like this? 1.  Why is a… Read more »

organize classroom ideas

This is going to be the year, right?  The year you are really, really going to get organized!  No more paper stacks, lost copies, or overflowing file folders.  No more wondering where those thirty glue sticks are or if there are enough colored pencils! This is the year, and these inspiration ideas can help you get there!! Here are nine super easy classroom hacks to help you get (and stay!) organized! #1 Go big or go home! Check out this… Read more »