Month: April 2020

Teaching Strategies about Healthy Eating

Part of the responsibility residing in teaching is creating informed citizens: Citizens that make informed decision, whether it be with regards to careers, politics, and even eating. With that in mind, today on TeachHUB.com, frequent contributing writer Janelle Cox, herself a seasoned educator based in Upstate New York, illuminates us […]

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The First Day of School in a Whole New World

Today on TeachHUB.com, noted blogger Myree Conway takes a look at an idyllic, make-believe, magical school where “The pleasant aroma of freshly baked cookies coffee would waft from the teachers’ lounge, where your colleagues would be working harmoniously side-by-side as perfect-pitched, singing butterflies gently hovered over their heads.” It’s a […]

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The Attention Dimension

Why teachers are key for ADHD students – and tips for helping  Ever wonder what to do with kids in your classes that have ADHD? They can be frustrating, for you and the other kids in your class. Often, they can derail an entire class for an entire hour – […]

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Post-Holiday Classroom Activities

Many teachers struggle with re-energizing their classrooms after the holidays. Students are excited to be back with their friends, for sure, but they’re also still stuck in that twilight zone of late bedtimes and altered eating times, among other changes that happen anytime a lengthy break from school occurs. Today […]

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Top 12 Olympic Lessons & Classroom Activities

To help you make the Olympics a learning experience in your classroom, I thought I’d share my favorite Olympics-inspired ideas for lessons, classroom management techniques and fun activities. Olympics Poetry – Language Arts/ EnglishList 7 pairs of Olympic-themed rhymes. It could do with your sport, athletics, competition, international relations, patriotism, […]

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Overcoming Barriers to Technology in the Classroom

It’s important to have parity in your school, and in your class, especially with regards to technology in the classroom and the use of it. The problem resides in that some classes and schools simply don’t have all the technology in the classroom resources that others do. Today on TeachHUB.com, frequent contributing writer Janelle […]

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Top 12 Ways to Start the School Year Off Right

As you gear up for the new school year, you have a chance for fresh positive start that will motive students and get you, your students and their parents working together from day one. Whether you want to inspire your students, encourage reading, reach out to parents, or form a […]

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Teaching Strategies: Qualities of Effective Educators

When you look back at the teachers you had growing up, what qualities did the better educators exhibit? Chances are that the most memorable teachers from your youth, according to TeachHUB.com writer Janelle Cox, demonstrated a combination of the following traits and teaching strategies: Personal traits: Caring Respectful Fair And more […]

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5 Tips to Get a Summer Teaching Job

Although most of you are enjoying summer break, quite a few of you might be looking for a way to earn some extra money by obtaining a summer teaching job. It’s a great way to earn some extra cash, and it’s great experience to call out on your resume! But how […]

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Osama bin Laden Killed Video Writing Prompts

6-8: Impact of 9/11How have the 9/11 attacks impacted the way you see the world? What does it mean to you that Osama bin Laden has been killed? 9-12: Results of bin Laden’s deathHow do you think the death of Osama bin Laden will affect United States citizens? Consider how […]

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Classroom Games to Improve Students’ Memory

We hear from many teachers who encounter lapses in short-term memory, also referred to as working memory. Kids who have stronger short-term memories are able to stay focused and on task, follow step-by-step directions, and apply their prior knowledge to new situations. But as kids get older, their working memories […]

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