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We are in a textbook adoption cycle. Does anyone have any textbooks/online curriculum that you absolutely love?

Have any of you shown the movie The Crucible? Is there a movie that follows the play closely? I want to show my students one that is as close as possible.


How are you administering online tests? I can use illuminate and type mine in, I so don’t want to do that, is there another option?


What are some projects you’ve done that kids enjoyed and got into? We’re studying civil rights before we read To Kill a Mockingbird and aren’t doing essays. Best project ideas?


I have a boy I legit hate. Like this is not like me. I’m 20 years into this gig and I just have less and less patience for shenanigans and “I’ll never need English in my life.” Earbuds are constant. �… more


How do you deal with students who believe they should earn Every. Single. Point. on an assignment? We lovingly call them “Grade Grubbers.”


Anyone ever taught Uncle Tom’s Cabin?


Anyone use edgenuity? I'm starting Monday with students, never been trained, no guidance. Don't know how to set expectations if I don't know. ice breaker ideas? I'm not in my classroom… more

How many standards are you expected to hit within a year? Do you hit every single one each year or divide between 9&10/11-12?


Has anyone taught the Kite Runner before?


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