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Free Websites for Reading Comprehension and ELA Skills

As a reading or ELA teacher, you need a wide variety of tools in your teacher toolbox to keep your students engaged and progressing. I personally really like to be able to mix up what I'm doing in my classes, and these free websites help keep the prep work down while providing content and assessments… Continue reading Free Websites for Reading Comprehension and ELA Skills

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Middle School Journal Writing and Bell Ringer Prompts for February

February is a wonderful month for writing! These February-themed prompts are a great way to get students to slow down and think about specific topics. Enjoy the month of February and all it brings with Valentine's Day, Lunar New Year, Black History Month, Groundhog Day, and Presidents' Day! 1. My favorite kind of candy is...… Continue reading Middle School Journal Writing and Bell Ringer Prompts for February

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Financial Management for New Teachers

It's no secret that teacher salaries tend to be on the lower end, especially for new teachers in certain areas. However, this does not mean that teachers are doomed to struggle financially for the entirety of their careers. Here's some things to do to make the most of your financial situation as a new teacher.… Continue reading Financial Management for New Teachers