I didn't cry in class today. Almost, but didn't.
How to get them interested and engaged before they realize what's happening.
Lessons from the show about nothing.
Teaching literacy as an integral part of social studies is important not only because it aids students in understanding discipline-specific content, but also because the same literacy techniques used to come to grips with complex and challenging texts are also essential for active, engaged, and informed citizenship.
Seriously. Kids, ask your parents.
I am student teaching in two U.S. Government classes. That makes politics, at least in the abstract, tough to avoid.