Motion pictures have fascinated society since the first film was created in the late 1800s. Since then, movies have only grown in popularity, generating billions of dollars in sales and inspiring millions of people around the world. Movies are now ingrained in popular culture, being the subject of quotes, colloquialisms, and memes. Given this phenomenon, […]
Simple Greetings and Introduction A good way to start the conversation is to greet the other by “Qué tal” or “Buenos días/Buenas noches.” Then, you may want to give a bit more information about yourself. The two common verbs regarding introducing oneself are “ser” and “estar.” When you need to greet others, you should always […]
Involve your entire class in the discussion. At ClassHook, we help educators find and effectively use videos in their lessons to boost student engagement and retention. Today, we’re excited to announce that you can now create more active, discussion-based learning experiences for your students on ClassHook. Introducing Live Discussions! Live Discussions are a simple and […]
As the school year starts one of the biggest challenges teachers face with their students is keeping their students motived and engaged. Here are 15 ways you can keep your students engaged and motivated during class.
As an educator, you’re often looking for new ways to support your students in their learning. You’ll add videos, fun activities, worksheets, and other materials to your lessons so that students can demonstrate their learning. But have you considered adding movie clips into the mix? Yes, movies. Those entertaining works of art. With their enthralling […]
So you want to use a short movie clip to add some spice to your lesson. Where do you start your search? You can load up Netflix, Hulu, Amazon, or another streaming service, but it takes time to find the right movie, and you still need to skim through it to find just the right […]
At ClassHook, we help educators find the perfect video clip for their lessons so they can make learning more fun and engaging for their students. While we classify all of our videos by subject area and grade level, and offer robust search filters, sometimes educators are searching for videos a little differently. Consider Shawna, for […]
With the school year upon us all. One of the biggest challenges most teachers will face is getting students to re-learn how to focus and be engaged during class. Here are a few tips from EdSurge that will help you keep your students engaged during reading lessons. https://www.edsurge.com/news/2018-05-21-four-classroom-ready-tips-to-boost-reading-engagement-gap-and-drive-learning
Motivating your students to read during class can be one of the biggest challenges a teacher faces in the classroom. With student attention span being at all-time low teachers are looking for creative and innovative ways to keep their students engaged with their reading assignments.
As a teacher do you ever question if a student has fully understood your lessons within the classroom? With testing and open discussions being the old standard way of figuring out if a student is picking up on the information being taught. Teachers are trying to find new innovative ways to get the same results […]