Are you teaching Ancient Civilizations? Have you taught it before? Below I will breakdown how I teach Ancient Civilizations to my 7th graders. This is my first year teaching Ancient Civilizations, and I have learned a lot about what to do, and what not to do with my middle schoolers.
Backwards planning, Is a buzzword used in college, but how important is it really? I would personally say it is the path to an aligned lesson, which is what schools are looking for.
In my first year of teaching government, I was learning pretty much at the same pace as the students. Which is pretty normal for a first year teacher, but when…