The full version of each MicroLesson comes with a word search activity and a crossword puzzle based entirely on the presentation (the words found in the word search provide the word bank for the crossword puzzle).
Therefore, full MicroLessons along with their puzzles will require 50-60 minutes to complete.
Each MicroLesson includes...
Thoroughly tested with actual students in real-life, public middle school classrooms--the vast majority of students become engaged, responsive, and productive (even the knuckleheads).Noteworthy Notes
Teachers report that during MicroLessons, they...
All of the titles in the Language Arts Presenter series are executable applications, making them compatible with all versions of Windows.Free Trial/Full Version Specifics
Each MicroLesson listed in the Mini Lesson Tools categories in the navigation bar at the left side of the screen is available in both a free trial version and a full version.
Each free trial version is...
The "Free Trial Version" stamps are a necessary annoyance.
When you consider the fact that I spent two and a half years of my life developing these MicroLessons, I would sincerely hope that you would agree that giving them away completely free of charge is not a plausible option.
Each full version...
As I mentioned above, the words found in the word search provide the word bank for the crossword puzzle.Conclusion
As a language arts teacher myself, I wrote these MicroLessons with three general objectives in mind:
(1) Make it meaningful and relevant.
(2) Make it clearly understandable.
(3) Make it entertaining and rewarding.
After extensive testing and tweaking with actual middle school students in real public school classrooms, I truly believe that I have accomplished these objectives.
Won't you take a few moments to see if you agree?
Just select a title from the Mini Lesson Tools navigation buttons at the left, download it completely free of charge, kick the tires, and take it for a spin around the block.
And, while you're at it, enjoy the view!Return to Daily Teaching Tools Home from Language Arts