This is a serious issue in secondary classrooms when the required reading is longer and can’t be completed in class. There are not enough hours in the semester to get it all done as it is, and besides, kids read at such vastly different rates that…

Thanksgiving is coming and while I love the holiday, I get a little tired of teaching about pilgrims and turkeys, so last year I sought a better way to teach my reading and language arts standards with a Thanksgiving theme. Little did I know that I would find the secret history of Thanksgiving…