Mnemonic Dictionary

Mnemonic Dictionary:

A nice twist on an online dictionary: in addition to definitions, users submit mnemonics to help remember definitions to words (contrite = cont– (COUNT) rite (RIGHT): COUNT THE CASH RIGHT, ELSE YOU WILL REGRET IT)

via tumblr published on February 05, 2018 at 08:00AM


CommonLit Book Pairings

CommonLit Book Pairings:

Free, curated book pairings for common novels

Have students explore connections novels through selected passages from fiction and nonfiction works related to the novel’s theme

via tumblr published on July 14, 2017 at 11:36AM



Use your phone to attach digital messages to barcodes, turning physical things into social pinboards

Students can scan the barcode of a book and post a review that others can see when they scan the barcode


via tumblr published on September 20, 2016 at 04:00PM



Free literature guides for a wide range of middle- and high-school texts, from the creator of SparkNotes

Offers side-by-side summaries and analysis, color-coded theme tracker, and data visualizations of themes

A great resource for differentiation and additional support for struggling readers

via tumblr published on May 17, 2016 at 04:01PM