Maximizing Engagement & Motivation

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product | Middle Level - Senior High

Activators

Classroom Strategies for Engaging Students

Activators, Classroom Strategies for Engaging Students
product | For Elementary • K-3

Amazing Grace

For use with creating Hopes and Dreams and goal setting: Grace overcomes obstacles through her determination.

Amazing Grace book
activity | For Middle Level • K-6

Back-to-Back


product | For Middle Level

Beyond the Bake Sale

The Essential Guide to Family-School Partnerships

Beyond the Bake Sale
activity | For Middle Level

Bio Poem

Poem format for gathering and sharing students' biographical information

Elementary

product | For Elementary • K-3

Making Words

Multilevel, Hands-On, Developmentally Appropriate Spelling and Phonics Activities

Making Words book cover
activity | For Elementary

Melodrama

Closing: A quick way to review at the end of the day or week

activity | For Middle Level & Elementary

Missing Piece

Engaged learning strategy: students work together using puzzle pieces to deepen understanding through the use of questions and wonderings

activity | For Middle Level & Elementary

Partner Share

A format that allows the teacher to monitor the sharing time.

activity | For Middle Level & Elementary

PMI (Plus, Minus, Interesting) Reflection Form

Engaged learning strategy: Use this PMI (Plus, Minus, Interesting) form to guide student reflection following a social or academic experience.

activity | For Middle Level & Elementary

Reading Interest Inventory

Engaged learning strategy: Gather information about students' reading interests

activity | For Middle Level & Elementary

Reflection Prompts

Engaged learning strategy: students evaluate and extend understanding of process, facts, concepts, or social interactions; a strategy most commonly used for showing what you know

activity | For Middle Level & Elementary

Say Something

Engaged learning strategy: students "Say Something" to facilitate discussion and create deeper understanding for a text while a class or small group reads it together

Middle Level

activity | For Middle Level • K-6

Back-to-Back


product | For Middle Level

Beyond the Bake Sale

The Essential Guide to Family-School Partnerships

Beyond the Bake Sale
activity | For Middle Level

Bio Poem

Poem format for gathering and sharing students' biographical information

product | For Middle Level • Grades 5-9, with application to high school

Classroom Discipline Set

Classroom Discipline Set

Classroom Discipline + Study Guide Set