General Teaching

Rubric of Classroom Participation Standards

Here are tools for teachers that can easily be adapted for classroom use. When possible I’ve included the .pdf for you to preview and a document file that you can download and personalize for  classroom needs. This is a rubric designed to provide details on what a grading scale or score means based on certain […]

PPP Lesson Plan Template

The Present, Practice, Production (PPP) is a lesson planning framework that breaks the classroom into three distinct sections. When teaching with PPP teachers introduce new language, like vocabulary or a grammatical structure first, followed by controlled practice, and moving towards fluent production. The presentation stage is designed to be a short period of time in […]

Countdown Classroom Timer

Sometimes it can be hard to keep students on track during team working times. I created this countdown timer. It can be set to start anywhere with a maximum countdown time of 10  minutes. This can be a great way to get students back on track towards the end of an activity or sessions. This […]

End of Semseter or Grading Period Comments

Here are tools for teachers that can easily be adapted for classroom use. When possible I’ve included the .pdf for you to preview and a document file that you can download and personalize for  classroom needs. Often teachers are asked to give comments on student performance in the classroom. It can sometimes be difficult to […]

Late Poster

Here are tools for teachers that can easily be adapted for classroom use. When possible I’ve included the .pdf for you to preview and a document file that you can download and personalize for  classroom needs. This is a poster I would place on the bulletin board in my classroom to reminds students not to […]