new year

Friends worksheet 05×11 – Education Article

This is a worksheet based on the famous tv series Friends. It’s an activity that can be usedo with intermediate students or higher. This episode is about New Year’s Eve resolutions. It’s funny and teacher can work also with the idea of each student creating his/her own resolutions. Similar Worksheets Download the worksheet(12.73 Kb, 0 downloads) //<![CDATA[ window.fbAsyncInit=function(){FB.init({appId:'144982482220091',xfbml:true,version:'v2.7'})}; (function(d, s, t) { var id, f = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0], p = ('https:' == d.location.protocol) ? 'https:' : 'http:'; id = 'facebook-jssdk'; if…

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Setting Goals – STORIES FROM SCHOOL AZ – Education Article

Do you start the new year by setting goals for yourself? Perhaps it is one word that will be the theme of your year or a set of professional and personal goals. Do you do this with your students as part of their reflection process?For the first time in my teaching career, I didn’t do a goals activity specifically around the new year. Before this year I have always done a cute writing activity where students review the previous year…

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A Gadfly’s Dozen: Top 13 Education Articles of 2018 (By Me) – Education Article

    I’m not going to mince words.   This year, 2018, has been a monster.   We’ve been fighting the dumbest and most corrupt President of our lives – Donald Trump. And we’ve been making progress.   Thanks to the midterm election blue wave in the U.S. House, Trump will finally have a check on his power.   We have more black and brown representatives, more women, more nationalities, ethnicities and faiths in the halls of power than ever…

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A Word to End the Year – Pernille Ripp – Education Article

Image from I Wish You More by Amy Krouse Rosenthal The house is clean, my exercise goal met, lagkagen stands at the ready – Happy birthday, sweet Theadora – and as 2018 runs slowly out, I think of the year to come. A year where I will turn 39. A year where Augustine will enter kindergarten. Where we will travel as far away as Taiwan to teach and learn. Where perhaps another book will be written. A year that beckons…

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2019, I Resolve… | Ask a Tech Teacher – Education Article

New Years–a time for rest, rejuvenation and repair. A time to assess life. Do we settle into our routine, enjoy where it’s headed, or is it time to grab our purse, iPhone, car keys, and get out of there? As a teacher-author, New Year’s Resolutions are more of a To Do list. I break it down into Edtech Coaching/Mentoring, Blogging, and Fiction Writing (my novel writing): Edtech Coaching/Mentoring Focus on podcasts, webinars, online classes, and other web-based learning outlets for…

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