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Summer reading: 20 enjoyable and challenging texts for middle-schoolers For parents of middle-schoolers who are heading into the July doldrums soon, fear not. Getting lost in a terrific book is still one of the most enriching and enjoyable summer activities around. On top of that, many books can serve the dual purpose of giving students a boost in their ability to handle complex texts. “The best books are ones that represent a good summer challenge,” says Deborah Sabin, senior director of instructional design for Amplify Learning. “They are high lexile, or they are long, or the character may be from a place, time or background a reader hasn’t encountered before. Summer is the perfect time to read “stretch” texts, Sabin adds, because they have more time and perhaps more patience to tackle more complicated concepts and vocabulary. The list is organized by grade level, but Sabin urges students to choose from a variety of reading levels and, for that matter, a variety of sources to fill out their summer reading. Grades 5 and up: Grades 6 and up: Grades 7 and up:
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Top 10 Ways to Wake-up Students in Class The following is a guest post from Michelle Doman, a 7th and 8th grade Language Arts teacher at Brandon Middle School in Wisconsin. Top 10 Ways to Wake-up Students in Class Many people get a little squeamish, wiggly, and offer a scrunched expression when I respond to the question, “What grades do you teach?” I teach middle school, and with heart and honesty, I find great joys (and challenges) in teaching the group referred to as “tweens” and adolescents. So, I invite you into the quirky world of middle school. Here are the Top 10 Ways to Wake-up Students in Class... 10. 9. 8. 7. 6. 5. 4. 3. 2. 1. If anyone has more ideas to capture the wondering, daydreaming, (hormonal) minds of middle school students, I would love to read about them. Related Articles 10 MORE Ways to Wake-up Students in Class About the Author Michelle Doman is a 7th and 8th grade Language Arts teacher at Brandon Middle School in Wisconsin's Rosendale-Brandon School District. P.S.
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A Little Hut - Patricia Zapata 25 Ways to Obtain Children's Attention in a School Setting by Leah Davies, M.Ed. By Leah Davies, M.Ed. There are countless times when educators need their students' undivided attention. The following methods are best taught during the first weeks of school. 1. 2. (1) Eyes -- look (2) Ears -- listen (3) Mouth -- closed (4) Hands -- still (5) Feet -- quiet Later when you say, "Give me five," the children are to think of these five things and hold up their hand to show they are ready to listen. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 1 - No talking 2 - Whispering 3 - Normal talking Use a large clip to indicate the acceptable noise level at any given time. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22.Teach young children the following chant: Teacher says; "1, 2." 23. 24. 25. Note: A special thank you to all of the educators on teacher chatboards who contributed their "attention getting ideas" for use in this article.
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