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Moving to Music Discussion Strategy

By Karla Hilliard Classroom noises come in all varieties, and we teachers know the good from the bad. We teachers are freakishly attuned to clicking and clacking, to chattiness and cattiness, to confusion and concern, to excitement and epiphany. And there’s nothing quite like the sound of learning.┬áHere’s a quick Read more…

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Your Next Lesson: Annotation Stations

By Karla Hilliard Too many times, text annotations turn into a scavenger hunt for literary or rhetorical devices. Many a pen-wielding student has invested hours of time marking and highlighting and commenting and sticky-note-ing and chasing down elusive examples of obscure devices or filling up margins for the sake of Read more…

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