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What are TpT Credits and How Do I Use Them?

If you use TpT, you need to know about TpT credits. You can essentially earn 5%+ back on every TpT purchase and apply those earned credits towards future TpT purchases. But, the vast majority of buyers on TpT are completely missing out on earning and using credits. Every purchase on TpT is eligible for credits… Continue reading What are TpT Credits and How Do I Use Them?

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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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Online Videos for High School Philosophy

Here are some of my favorite Ted Talks and YouTube videos that I use in my IB Philosophy classes. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tb-WdVA4_bo This video very nicely discusses the trolley problem within the context of self-driving cars. Also check out the website he mentions that gives users a series of scenarios in which they must decide which group… Continue reading Online Videos for High School Philosophy