Our list of the best books for middle school according to teachers. http://www.weareteachers.com/hot-topics/special-reports/building-your-classroom-library/the-best-books-for-grades-6-8
Middle School Math Moments (and more!): Ratios Fold it Up!
Musings from the Middle School: Article of the Week
FREE! 1 week of daily Common Core language review for 8th grade! 5-A-Day: 5 tasks a day, M-Th. CCSS L.8.1-L.8.6. Also available for 4th, 5th, 6th, and 7th grades!
Learn some tips on implementing Daily 5 in the upper grade classroom. Perfect for grades 3-5.
Classroom Expectations Anchor Chart
Free template for students to use with any article in order to prepare them to SHARE a CURRENT EVENT article with the classroom!
Fieldcrest - Grade Eight: Own Your Learning Student check-in before saying "I'm done"
Every year my 8th grade math students design their own Dream House. Great way for them to practice geometry formulas, use proportional reasoning, & get creative!
Interactive Notebooks - Grade 8 Math - Operations with Fractions: adding fractions, subtracting fractions, dividing fractions, multiplying fractions