Create a Country is a fun and creative way to review geography and map skills at the end of the year. Plus students will love creating their own country with this hands-on activity pack! ***NEWLY UPDATED AND IMPROVED AS OF OCTOBER 2017***
A BEST SELLER! Perfect for Intermediate Grades 3-6! Newly up
Students love the six word memoir project and are inspired by the PowerPoint slides and video QR code!
Load the video link or QR code video ahead of time or engage students by having them access the video in class using their smartphone devices!
Students will beg to watch the six word memoir video
Teach students about the Año Nuevo/Noche Vieja tradition of eating 12 grapes for luck. Three fun writing template options allow students to come up with 12 "deseos" for the new year, 1 for each grape.
This resource is included in my
Now with figurative language examples and literary response exemplar!
Enjoy the 12 culturally relevant spoken word performances while keeping track of literary devices, presentation techniques and themes.
This easy-to-use checklist, reflection and 12 suggested poems are perfect for introducing poe
☆☆☆☆ Have your students learn about the US flag and write a poem about it! ☆☆☆☆
Shel Silverstein is such a great poet! From one of his poems - Flag - have your students discover the history of the American flag and the names of the 50 states in a fun and short less
This bundle includes everything you need for your Kindergartner students to shine on graduation/performance day. It contains the power point of the lyrics (personalize it as you wish), a printable version of it, choreography back-to-back with the lyrics AND even the audio file!
* The audio file wil
Use this complete lesson plan and full class activity with excerpts from "Warriors Don't Cry" written by Melba Patilla Beals, one of the Little Rock Nine.
PERFECT FOR TEACHER OBSERVATION LESSON PLAN!
Along with the complete lesson plan, the student handout includes a Do Now and during and after r
Work on alphabet skills with this Canadian Mountie Freebie. Put the letters in the correct order or print off two copies to make a matching game.
Perfect for literacy centers with a Canadian theme.
Now to teach your students this fun song is easier than ever!
Here is a no-prep video with the choreography of the "Shake it off" K grad parody song.
The video has two sections, one with instructions and again without instructions for students to follow the hand motions. Both times, you have the l
Lunar (Chinese) New Year, beginning of new school year, end of school year, standardized test days - commemorate those special days with fortune cookies.
Fortune cookies are a fun and yummy way to share affirmations with your students. I have made these special treats when celebrating Lunar New
These papel picado coloring sheets are perfect for your students to color and string around the classroom for a fiesta, Cinco de Mayo, or other Mexican holidays.
We hope you enjoy them, and Happy Cinco de Mayo! :)
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End of the Year Activity for Social Studies. Looking for a way to keep your students engaged and still learning as the school year winds to a close and their excitement for summer vacation is at full capacity? Well then this might help. I've used this research activity as way to give students the
An interview/questionaire with 24 questions to use for End of the Year celebrations or on the Last Day of School.
This is a fun activity to celebrate the year for students and teachers. It includes a full colour version and a low ink/black and white version.
How to Use this Resource: