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5 Classroom Activities for a Meaningful Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Help your students grasp the rich themes of Martin Luther King Jr. Day with these activities. 

Classroom innovation

5 Classroom Activities for a Meaningful Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Create a deeper observance of the Martin Luther King holiday. 

A teacher is overwhelmed with holiday cheer

Feeling all of the holiday feels.

Teaching moments

Stress Management for Teachers: 5 Tips to Help You Survive the Holiday Season

For teachers holiday cheer can quickly turn into stress overload.

'Tis the Season for Winter STEM Activities

Create a little seasonal cheer in your classroom with these STEM activities.

Classroom innovation

'Tis the Season for Winter STEM Activities

STEM isn't boring when you tie the season into your lessons. 

A Teacher's Guide to Thanksgiving Break

Thanksgiving is for stuffing turkeys, not your schedule.

Teaching moments

A Teacher's Guide to Thanksgiving Break

This isn't the time to overpack your schedule. 

These Are Veterans Day Lessons Your Students Won't Forget

Show your students why Veterans Day is a reason for them to celebrate. 

Beyond the classroom

These Are Veterans Day Lessons Your Students Won't Forget

Help your students become personally invested in honoring veterans. 

The Top Haunted Schools in the U.S. (and abroad!)

If anyone has seen this girl, knows of her identity or whereabouts, El Paso High School wants to know!
Photo from the El Paso Museum of History
 

Beyond the classroom

The Top Haunted Schools in the U.S. (and abroad!)

One of these haunted schools is just miles from where you teach.

Celebrate Halloween with these great classroom activities

Use one of these activities to show your students that math and writing isn't so scary afterall.  

Teaching moments

4 Unique Activities to Inspire Your Halloween Lesson Plans

If nothing frightens your students more than math and writing, these activities will sweeten those subjects.  

Find out which Harry Potter professor you are most like!
Beyond the classroom

Quiz: Which Hogwarts Professor Matches Your Teaching Style?

Snape or Dumbledore? McGonagall or Lockhart? Who is your counterpart in the world of magic? 

1-Hour Halloween Costumes With 3 Items or Less

Tulle and blue eyeshadow is enough for an over-night halloween costume. 

Beyond the classroom

1-Hour Halloween Costumes With 3 Items or Less

Snap together a Halloween costume tonight with these ideas. 

The Worst Halloween at School Ever

All it takes is one bad holiday to teach you how to celebrate at school. 

Beyond the classroom

The Worst Halloween at School Ever

A gorilla gone bananas showed this principal how NOT to do Halloween at school.  

   
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