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Wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Anthology-Teachers-Guide.pdf. The Sound of Music Cast Today - Charmian Carr. The Persuaders. All Games - Micrsoft Office Game Templates by Dr. Jeff Ertzberger UNC Wilmington. Big Board Facts Similar to Jeopardy.

All Games - Micrsoft Office Game Templates by Dr. Jeff Ertzberger UNC Wilmington

Put your who, what, when, where questions onto the board and let students try to answer them for points. Also comes in a with answers version that allows the teacher to show the correct answer after the question. The "with Answers" version provides an Answer screen after the question. (Whole Class Participation Game) Download Big Board Facts Download Big Board Facts with Answers Slide | Instructions | Office 2007 Instructions | Sample Game | Video Tutorial | Big Wheel No preparation required, just have a sheet of vocabulary or review questions in your hand.

Download The Big Wheel Download The Big Wheel Elementary | Instructions | Office 2007 Instructions | Video Tutorial | March Mayhem - Basketball Just in time for the Basketball March Madness. . | View Video of Game | Purchase Game Now! Bingo Card Generator That's right just input all your words or numbers into the cells and hit print. Download Bingo Card Generator 4x4.

/elements.htm. Infographic: Write It Down. Khan Academy - StumbleUpon. Education. Teaching Debate: debate class. Many teachers believe that debating is something you do once, or a few times, and then it's done.

Teaching Debate: debate class

Or, alternately, they never have debates in class at all - thinking that there's no time (thank you, pacing guide!) , or that they don't have the necessary expertise. The Teacher's Desk- Printable Newsletters & Calendars- Here you will find all kinds of free printable files used mainly for school to home communication.

The Teacher's Desk- Printable Newsletters & Calendars-

Good communication between home and school is essential to providing an environment where learners thrive!!! There are open house forms, newsletters, and more. Click on the FREE PDF files to download and print! Unsolved Mysteries: Introduction to Research. 95.01.07: It’s A Mystery To Me. Edgar Allan Poe is credited with writing the first detective story, The Murders in the Rue Morgue.

95.01.07: It’s A Mystery To Me

With this story and several others, he set down the standards for all future writers of detective fiction. The discussion that follows is meant to give a broad overview of the genre and subgenre of detective fiction. This is not meant to be a comprehensive discussion, but rather is presented as a brief introduction to the detective story. Much of the information is credited to Hillary Waugh from his book Guide to Mysteries and Mystery Writing. Most detective stories, but not all, have as the main character an eccentric detective. Many detective stories have an admiring and slightly stupid foil who chronicles the accomplishments of the detective. What's Next™ Database. Our What's Next™: Books in Series database helps you search series fiction.

What's Next™ Database

A series is two or more books linked by character(s), settings, or other common traits. e.g. Sue Grafton's "A is for Alibi", "B is for... " etc. or the "Star Wars" series Search for a Book. Oral English Activities. This site is no longer being actively maintained, but I've received enough grateful emails from teachers over the years to know that it's still being used.

Oral English Activities

I guess pedagogy never grows old, it just gets rediscovered! (The Links page, on the other hand, was hopelessly out of date, but I've just tidied that up too). — March 2012 KEYWORDS: ESL, EFL, TEFL, TESL, China, communicative oral english activities, communicative verbal english activities, communicative spoken english activities, communicative conversational english activities, oral english classes, verbal english classes, spoken english classes, conversational english classes, english conversation classes, oral english lessons, oral english lesson plans, verbal english lessons, verbal english lesson plans, spoken english lessons, spoken english lesson plans, conversational english lessons, conversational english lesson plans.

Speech and Public Speaking. Speech and Public Speaking Advanced Public Speaking Web Site - Choose from 20 topics!

Speech and Public Speaking

New Art of Communicating Effectively - Tips on pulling off a successful presentation. Debate Deconstructed. As of July 1, 2013 ThinkQuest has been discontinued.

Debate Deconstructed

We would like to thank everyone for being a part of the ThinkQuest global community: Students - For your limitless creativity and innovation, which inspires us all. Teachers - For your passion in guiding students on their quest. Reciprocal Revision: Making Peer Feedback Meaningful. ReadWriteThink couldn't publish all of this great content without literacy experts to write and review for us.

Reciprocal Revision: Making Peer Feedback Meaningful

Sometimes Learning Hurts: Using Revision Activities. As promised, here is the reverse outline and some other activities to help students approach revisions of drafts.

Sometimes Learning Hurts: Using Revision Activities

Feel free to modify them as you see fit, and contact me with questions and ideas for using these and other revision tools. One of the greatest challenges students face in making meaningful revisions is letting go of the integrity of their drafts. They are loath to make changes – as if their drafts were houses of cards, and any movement might cause them to implode. These activities encourage students to see their drafts as malleable. Fourth Meetup: Creative Writing Exercises Extravaganza : : The Writing Nut. We met at the Mitsuwa Food Court last September 30, 2010 for our first ever Creative Writing Session. After a quick review of last week’s meeting, we dove into this meetup’s session—which was about getting the creative juices flowing and about mastering the art of description.

The first part of the meetup was about generating/ sparking story ideas, and what to do with these story ideas, once generated. The second part of the meetup was dedicated to various writing activities. The $39 Experiment: Asking Random Companies for Free Stuff. Letter Generator. ReadWriteThink has a variety of resources for out-of-school use. Visit our Parent & Afterschool Resources section to learn more. More Download the plug-in tools you need to use our games and tools, or check to see if you've got the latest version. Learn more Home › Parent & Afterschool Resources › Games & Tools Tool Why Use This Tool Here’s What To Do More Ideas To Try Send Us Feedback Why Use This Tool E-mail and text messaging have changed the way people communicate, but the personal letter still has a place.

Back to top. Is a Sentence a Poem? Picture Books as Framing Texts: Research Paper Strategies for Struggling Writers. ReadWriteThink couldn't publish all of this great content without literacy experts to write and review for us. If you've got lessons plans, videos, activities, or other ideas you'd like to contribute, we'd love to hear from you. More Find the latest in professional publications, learn new techniques and strategies, and find out how you can connect with other literacy professionals. More. Chicago Tribune News in Education - Americans experience Russia deja vu Teachers: Download the lesson and print it out for use in your classroom. (PDF format) IDEA: International Debate Education Association - Debate Resources & Debate Tools.

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