A Peaceful Place is Powerful for the Mind
Pupils explore conflict resolution techniques. They develop strong conflict resolution techniques and create a peaceful classroom environment that promotes learning. Students teach others in the community about how to create peace.
2nd - 5th Social Studies & History 3 Views 15 Downloads
Getting the Most out of Teaching with Newspapers
No matter what subject you're teaching, you'll find some fun and innovative ideas for using newspapers in your classroom with a helpful resource. Based on Getting the Most Out of Teaching with Newspapers by Rebecca Olien, the series of...
4th - 7th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
It's Important to Communicate Well
Students explore student psychology by participating in a class communication lesson. In this conflict management lesson, students identify the three types of behavior as assertive, aggressive and passive. Students read a script in class...
3rd - 5th Visual & Performing Arts
Young scholars explore the character trait of self-discipline using the book Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse by Kevin Henkes. They listen to the story, and discuss the conflict resolution techniques of retreat, rethink, and react. Students...
K - 5th Social Studies & History
Establishing Classroom Discussion Rules
Establish ground rules for class discussion with a constructivist approach. Your class will own the norms and be intrinsically motivated to employ them. Discuss the importance of establishing a safe and respectful learning environment....
3rd - 12th English Language Arts