This is the only icebreaker that I use with my high school science students! I've used it for over 5 years and it is always my favorite day of the year. This icebreaker activity allows you to 1) talk science on day one 2) randomly group students for your seating chart 3) spend time getting to know your students and 4) allowing them to get to know you! -by ⚛ Jen Siler's Classroom
10 TED Talks Your Teen Needs to Watch Before Graduation -
TED talks can really help prepare your high-schooling teen for life! High-school is way more than content...find character and people-skill training here.
Free STEM Websites for Grades 6-12: Middle School and High School
These 40+ free STEM websites: science, technology, engineering, and mathematics are for grades 6-12; middle school and high school. Hands on science
9 Awesome Classroom Activities That Teach Job Readiness Skills
Motivation, self-confidence, flexibility, teamwork, negotiation skills, respect…. Want to see more of these characteristics in your students? Find out how here. These soft skills are great for high school teachers and students.
Hand trick to help high school students remember the unit circle - works for left or right-handed students.
How to Prepare High School English Students for College
High School English teachers wonder how to prepare high school English students for college. Read these ideas from a college professor who has taught high school too.
Keeping middle and high school students engaged and learning can be difficult. Check out this blog post to get ideas for creating an English class students want to come to.
Check out Room 213's blog for lessons and activities designed to engage middle and high school students .
How to Write a Syllabus
This model and template will help college, high school, and middle school teachers put together a syllabus that sets you and your students up for a great year. Continue Reading →
Historical Movies for Middle School and High School Under R
Hollywood has pushed out some impressive historical dramas. However, these films can be brutal. Here are some great historical movies for junior high and high school.