Welcome to Ms. Eller’s teaching blog. In This space, I hope to Inspire, Grow, and Share.
General Teaching Blog Posts
Gamification is an excellent way to inspire motivation in your classrooms. Here are a few tools I recommend for the for-profit online classroom setting.
Formative assessments are a critical part of an effective classroom. Here are some thoughts from my previous experience in the ESL classroom.
Students can understand the requirements for the SAT English skills sections at a quick glance with this infographic.
An interdisciplinary exploration of how my experience playing music has influenced my understanding of cognitive flow in the English language arts classroom.
ELA Lesson Planning Posts
In this post, I present a plan for teaching academic language to diverse learners using pre-assessment and differentiation strategies. The plan is designed to align with Common Core Standards.
In this Project-Based Learning Unit, students dive deep into an emerging literary genre known as Climate Fiction. Students interpret this genre, write short stories within the genre, and examine how genre, messaging, and marketing all help authors connect to readers by designing their own marketing strategy.