In this 8th grade classroom, English-language learners engage in academic conversations, practicing "talk moves" like adding onto each others' responses, asking questions, and agreeing with what others say.
April 2015 Archives
High school English teacher Sarah Brown Wessling challenges her students' thinking by having them apply their knowledge of a text and create a prototype of a person who pushes the limits.
In this video, learn more about the three dimensions of the Next Generation Science Standards. You'll see teachers engaging in the types of activities that students might perform in the classroom.
In this lesson, students prepare to learn about the Harlem Renaissance by analyzing the points of view of stakeholders involved in the Great Migration.
Pre-K teacher Jennifer Hawkins teaches her students to identify and describe feelings. In this video, students work to develop an understanding of what different emotions look like.