What to Do on Lame Duck School Days
When you are still technically in school, but the conditions just are not great for teaching, what do you do to make the most of the time? Here is a list of ideas. | Cult of Pedagogy
End-of-Semester Speaking Assignments - Learning in Room 213
Do you find that you are so tired at the end of semester that the thought of grading another paper makes you just want to curl into a ball and hide away? I save my sanity with end-of-the-year speaking assignments.
My favorite end-of-the-year activity for high school: letter to future self
Engaging teaching strategies and learning resources for middle school ELA and high school English students.
Summer Reading to Inspire Middle School Activists
Teachers whose students are interested in taking on local or national issues can share these titles now or use them in the classroom next year.
5 End-of-the-Year Activities – Dr. Catlin Tucker
As this year winds down, consider using one or more of these activities to help students reflect on what they learned. You can also gather feedback about instruction, curriculum, projects, and technology.
14 Fun Activities for the End of the School Year - Teaching in the Fast Lane
You've made it to the end of the school year, now what? Check out this post with 14 ideas for what to do in the last weeks of school!
Faculty Survey: A Tool for Brave Administrators
Teachers are the most important source of information about effectiveness as an administrator. Use this editable survey to survey teachers about school culture, expectations, decision-making, and overall strengths and growth areas. CultofPedagogy.com
The "How's It Going?" Form: Secondary/College Level
Student feedback is the MOST important feedback you can get as a teacher. This simple form gives you a printable PDF to gather that feedback. Includes the original PowerPoint so you can edit it for your own specific needs. SECONDARY/COLLEGE version for grades 7-12 and beyond. #CultofPedagogy
The "How's It Going?" Form: Elementary Level
Student feedback is arguably the MOST important feedback you can get as a teacher. This simple form gives you a printable PDF for gathering that feedback. Includes the original PowerPoint so you can edit it for your own specific needs. ELEMENTARY version appropriate for grades K-6. #CultofPedagogy
What to Do on Lame Duck School Days
When you are still technically in school, but the conditions just are not great for teaching, what do you do to make the most of the time? Here is a list of ideas. CultofPedagogy.com
Job Interview Advice for Teachers
What do principals look for when interviewing prospective teachers? Five administrators share their own personal Do's and Don'ts of the teaching job interview. CultofPedagogy.com
Creative Reflection Technique: Everyone Wins When Students Map their Learning | Reading and Writing
Creative reflection activity for the end of the school year! Students map their learning by creating personalized, detailed concept maps that capitalize on brain-based connections #EndofYearActivities #MiddleSchool #HighSchool
10 Ideas for a Fun, Reflective End of the Year Activity — Mud and Ink Teaching
Don’t let the end of the school year pass you by without putting a meaningful, purposeful end to the time you’ve had with your students. Here are 10 ideas you can implement today!
Legacy Projects – Ideas that Keep on Giving
The end of the year is approaching fast, you’ve already taught the entire curriculum, and you’re looking for something fun to fill those last few days. Have your students do a legacy project!
What to Do on Lame Duck School Days | Cult of Pedagogy
Technically we’re still in school, but because it’s right before vacation, the end of the school year is near, or we’re in the middle of standardized testing, those class hours don’t have the same instructional potential as your average school day. On these Lame Duck days, it’s hard to figure out what we can do to still provide valuable learning experiences for our students. #CultofPedagogy
5 Summer Secretsfor a Stress-Free Fall
Angela Watson’s 7 part video series shares practical time-saving strategies and simple mindset shifts. Complete the series in just under an hour. Includes printable resources. #CultofPedagogyPin