Language Arts News Feed

Middle schools to cut advanced language arts
Middle schools to cut advanced language artsAdvanced students at Anthony and Eisenhower middle schools will no longer have their own course for language arts. The Manhattan-Ogden school board approved removing the advanced language arts course for both seventh- and eighth-grade levels during its ...read more
Source: The Mercury
Published on Sat, 18 Nov 2017 09:10:00 GMT
Bradford elementary class honors veterans
Bradford elementary class honors veteransHer first, second and fifth-graders, had a special luncheon and presentation for two veterans on staff: Junior High math and language arts teacher Angie Szary and High School math teacher Rocco Latino, who both served in the U.S. Air Force. Szary served in ...read more
Source: The Daily Advocate
Published on Sun, 19 Nov 2017 09:51:00 GMT
First grade language arts
First grade language artsHere is a list of language arts skills students learn in first grade! These skills are organized into categories, and you can move your mouse over any skill name to preview the skill. To start practicing, just click on any link. IXL will track your score ...read more
Source: www.ixl.com
Published on Thu, 16 Nov 2017 04:07:00 GMT
What Makes a Collaborative Classroom Work?
What Makes a Collaborative Classroom Work?As a young and idealistic language arts teacher, I believed everything I heard about how much students love to work in teams. I arranged the desks into tables, created beautiful table tents with open-ended questions on them, and blithely expected my 9th ...read more
Source: ascd.org
Published on Sun, 19 Nov 2017 14:07:00 GMT
Kansas Department of Educations announces teacher of the year
Kansas Department of Educations announces teacher of the yearWICHITA – Samantha “Sam” Neill, an English language arts teacher at Buhler High School, Buhler Unified School District 313, was named the 2018 Kansas Teacher of the Year on Saturday, Nov. 18, during a special ceremony in Wichita. Kansas Commissioner ...read more
Source: Salina Post
Published on Sun, 19 Nov 2017 08:01:00 GMT
From communications expert in US Army to language arts teacher at Camp Verde High School, Becky Westfield rules fairly and firmly
From communications expert in US Army to language arts teacher at Camp Verde High School, Becky Westfield rules fairly and firmlyCAMP VERDE – It’s not that Becky Westfield wears the pants in her family. But the language arts teacher at Camp Verde High School is accustomed to a home in which the woman rules both fairly and firmly. Growing up in the Sacramento Valley of Northern ...read more
Source: Verde Independent
Published on Thu, 09 Nov 2017 14:12:00 GMT
Winter is a great time to share joys of writing, sharpen skills with your children
Winter is a great time to share joys of writing, sharpen skills with your childrenComputers are useful, but I recommend writing things down by hand. All my students submit a handwritten rough draft for every language arts portfolio project. Remember that even famous authors like J.K. Rowling started her famous Harry Potter novels by ...read more
Source: Statesman Journal
Published on Sun, 19 Nov 2017 23:37:00 GMT
Stay-At-Home Students Attend Virtual School
Stay-At-Home Students Attend Virtual SchoolCore curriculum courses are offered online in English/language arts, math, science and social studies, along with additional world language and elective courses. Students may also choose to participate in band, chorus or career and technical education ...read more
Source: U.S. News & World Report
Published on Sun, 19 Nov 2017 21:21:00 GMT
Marlborough Students Granted Abigail Adams Merit Scholarships
Marlborough Students Granted Abigail Adams Merit ScholarshipsSelection of students in the class of 2016 or after is based on outstanding MCAS results; score in the Advanced category on one of three high school state assessment tests in English Language Arts, Mathematics, or STE (Biology, Chemistry, Introductory ...read more
Source: Patch
Published on Sun, 19 Nov 2017 21:06:00 GMT
Buhler Teacher Named Kansas Teacher of the Year
Buhler Teacher Named Kansas Teacher of the YearA Buhler High School Teacher is named the 2018 Kansas Teacher of the Year. Samantha Neil, an English language arts teacher, was given the award by Randy Watson, the Kansas Commissioner of Education. Neil was picked from 8 finalists and a pool of more than ...read more
Source: KAKE.com
Published on Sat, 18 Nov 2017 19:33:00 GMT