Short stories can provide diverse and fun lessons. With those lessons, you can pack in mentor sentences, student choice, writing
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Heading back to school can be stressful for teachers. The ladies of ELA Today have twelve ELA activities and lessons to save the day.
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Digital activities are in our classrooms, and like with anything else, videos must be meaningful. In today’s post, Melissa and Lauralee break down how they make the most of every movie or show clip.
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