Flipping the Lesson

Flipping Prompt: Students were asked to design a flipped lesson and then write a blog post that showcases their flipped lesson and reaction to designing it.  The flipped lesson is an interesting concept I hope to try with my future students. Currently, teaching in  a sixth grade classroom, it is highly impractical because most of my students are not […]

The Only Thing We Have to Fear is Not Being Able to Correctly Identify These Speeches (and Fear Itself)

Photo Credit: Tony Fischer Target: 8th or 11th grade (caliber of questions can be tailored based upon grade) Historic Skills: Contextualization For Students: The following two excerpts are both from inaugural speeches given by FDR. Based upon what you know about the time during which FDR served as president, respond to the following prompts: Which […]