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*************************************** Picture of the Day now available in Volume 2. *************************************** This Picture of the Day product is a great way for students to practice three very important reading skills - observing
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#1 seller!! Check out what teachers are saying about this product! This download includes the first edition of my no-prep H.O.T.S reading response sheets. The activities are designed to encourage your students to understand, create, evaluate, and
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GROWTH MINDSET BEST SELLER! This growth mindset resource includes EVERYTHING you need to teach about growth mindset in a meaningful way! Imagine if your class was full of students who would: * Be willing to try new things * Stick with hard tasks
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Become fact and opinion detectives with this fun literacy center! There are 8 cases to solve. Read each story and the witness statements. Determine which clues are facts and which are opinions. Record the clues in your detective notebook. Then,
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This download contains all nine of my math journal prompt sets {270 prompts}. By purchasing the complete packet, you will save $10! These cut & paste math journal prompts are designed to align to Common Core standards. They will encourage your
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WORKING MEMORY BEST SELLER! These 15 research-based brain games are designed to improve kids' working memory in five minutes of partner game play daily for just 9 weeks! If you've ever complained that students lack the following skills, an
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Do your students have a growth mindset or a fixed mindset? These engaging activities are designed as a way to foster a Growth Mindset culture in your classroom with your students. Your students will learn attributes of someone who demonstrates
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This download includes the first and second editions of my no-prep H.O.T.S reading response sheets. The activities are designed to encourage your students to understand, create, evaluate, and analyze text on a deeper level. They are aligned to the
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Discussion Question Cards {Deep Thinking for Little Minds} These question cards will allow your students to work on higher order thinking skills as they use critical thinking and problem solving skills to discuss their answers. This packet
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Building Challenge STEM and Writing Centers These centers have students building and writing about their build. There are challenges that include measurement, research and writing that go along with each build. There are 9 different building
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Use these 60 cards as a fun creative thinking enrichment activity. Students can work on cards individually using notebook paper for their answers, or use as a game with groups. When using as a game, students can set a timer for one to three minutes
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Students need to practice using Context Clues, and this collection of 36 Context Clues Task Cards / SCOOT Game and Quick Assessment will save you time as you differentiate instruction. Students use the context embedded in the surrounding sentence
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UPDATED FORMATTING! (6/27/2015) If you own this, please download again! :) I used this activity to reinforce my students’ inferencing skills and they LOVED it! I have included inferencing questions that correspond to several short films which are
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This pack is perfect if you want to infuse opinion writing step by step into your teaching all year long. It addresses Common Core Standards: WK.1, W1.1, W2.1 (...and possibly even W3.1 for third grade, depending upon the level of your students).
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As teachers, we know how hard our students work each day. We also know that fine-motor, gross-motor, and social-emotional skills are just as important as academic skills…especially with our young learners. These critically important skills are often
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Foldables Unit : THIS UNIT IS NOW 734 PAGES WITH TABLE OF CONTENTS AND LINED INSERTS! Check The Feedback On This BEST SELLER! ~ Functional Folding Fun! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ I also now have a NEW unit with just MATH
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This has been a labor of love. So many hours went into this product and this description most certainly doesn't do it justice. Check out the preview for a close look at all that's included! To teach about Growth Mindset in the classroom I have
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These 72 Analogy Task Cards are divided into 3 color-coded sets of 24 cards each. Students can solve the analogies orally in groups or use the included answer sheet to record their answers. There are also answer keys for each card set so that your
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Goal Setting Lessons that help students understand what it means to set SMART goals. These five goal setting lessons have a whole group lesson plan as well as small group and individual activities to help students see and understand the individual
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Kids have been playing "Which of these things is not like the others" since Sesame Street, but these task cards take the game to a whole new level because there is more than one possible answer for each card. For example for Card 1, carrot, apple,
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These posters include the six revised steps in Bloom's Taxonomy: - Remembering - Understanding - Applying - Analyzing - Evaluating - Creating Each poster includes a guiding question and a bullet list of verbs that help define each term. The colors
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This is Picture of the Day, Volume 2. Picture of the Day, Volume 1 is my #1 Bestseller due to the high level of interest, engagement, language and higher order thinking. See Picture of the Day Volume 1 to read over 1,700 comments left by buyers. In
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I created this simple, parent-friendly handout to share with parents when explaining the Common Core at Back to School Night. I only had 25 minutes so I didn't want to spend time explaining the standards themselves, but the shifts in thinking
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This 30-paged set is packed with all the resources you need to have your kiddos play Boggle Math in your classroom. Boggle Math Boards put a fun twist on identifying number relationships and number sentences. Using one of the 20 ready-to-go
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Creative & Critical Thinking Printables: 21 pgs, Upper level Blooms This is a bundle of 21 fun and challenging worksheets designed to facilitate creative and critical thinking in your students. Most of them utilize the upper levels of Blooms
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STEM activities / challenges with STEM tales! STEM tales are a series of STEM challenges that are accessible for your youngest budding engineers; they use a fairy tale that your students are likely already familiar with. By adding in a story
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Read the blog post below for a DETAILED explanation of this pack! http://www.creeksideteachertales.blogspot.com/2012/09/my-puppy-filled-past.html This activity was created for students to practice reading for the purpose of gaining specific
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This is a mega resource pack for Roald Dahl's James and the Giant Peach. Perfect for students reading the book independently, in small groups, or as a whole group. This pack includes: Vocabulary Cards (organized by chapter) Before Reading
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I love these simple math games for partners. They’re quick and easy to assemble and the children enjoy playing them over and over. You can use them in multiple ways, but I most often use them: • during math workshop for fun skill practice {I
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This set of interactive pattern block logic puzzles will have kids begging for more! Easy to use, these brain teasers are a great math center that will keep kids engaged while improving your students’ skills needed to solve logic tasks as well as
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Play a Jeopardy style game with your students to practice and reinforce drawing conclusions. There are three categories with twelve clue cards each, that's enough for three games. Each clue card provides three clues about the topic and students will
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STEM Engineering Challenge: It's time to build a tower! This is a set of three different towers! STEM activities are so much fun! Given some basic directions, supplies, and the chance to explore, students will just jump right in! They will
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Fairy Tales are always such a fun unit to teach! Enjoy 50 pages worth of fun graphic organizers and written responses to your favorite fairy tales! This package is common core aligned for 2nd grade and includes various comprehension
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A great STEM project! Simulate what real engineers do! This 77 page unit is a different take on the more traditional Inventors unit. It takes kids through the Engineering Design Process as they complete a Whatchamacallit Workshop and create an
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I love using student friendly objects for teaching the Scientific method! One of my best sellers is my Bubblegum Science: Using the Scientific Method packet, and I know it is because it is KID-FRIENDLY! This packet is all about that fluffy white
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Golidlocks and the Three Bears takes a slightly different twist: a hands-on STEM twist where your students will have to design and create a new bed for Goldilocks. ! STEM tales are a series of STEM challenges that are accessible for your youngest
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If you're a fan of Mo Willems' Elephant and Piggie books, you'll enjoy this set of materials where you and your students will discover so much about this author's two most unlikely friends. The books themselves are at a text-level of first grade,
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These focus wall resources are designed to be engaging and meaningful. Help your kiddos reach for deep knowledge and content mastery using a variety of critical, complex thinking skills. Digging Deep Learning Practices was developed to assist
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STEM Engineering Challenge: It’s the Popcorn Challenge! It's all about using volume to determine the size of a container! STEM Challenges are great activities to engage students in their learning. Kids love the hands-on experiences! EVEN BETTER-
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This download includes the second edition of my no-prep H.O.T.S reading response sheets. The activities are designed to encourage your students to understand, create, evaluate, and analyze text on a deeper level. They are aligned to the Common Core
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The cause and effect matching cards and task cards are an effective and flexible resource you can use to differentiate instruction for a variety of learners. That's 2 resources for the price of 1! The matching cards (12 cause, 12 effect) can be used
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Keeping your fast finishers and enrichment students engaged just got easier! Never again hear a student say, "I'm done, what do I do now?" Although these are easy prep printables for you, they provide more than just fill in the blank busy work for
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This is an egg activity that I created for my students to sort words into their parts of speech. It is a classic "color by number" type of activity-only students color by part of speech. The key is at the bottom of the page. Using nouns, verbs,
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Get your students' minds to bloom into higher-order thinking with The Blooms Bunch: Kid-Friendly Revised Bloom's Taxonomy Posters. Introduce your students to a character for each higher-order thinking level: The Big Sibs: (Higher-Order Thinking
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Force and Motion! Integrate the content area of science into reading! Also, an additional writing about reading formative assessment included. Getting to EVERYTHING can be so difficult. Short informational passages can help a busy teacher cover
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This "I Have...Who Has?" set gives your students an opportunity to practice letter-sound match and beginning sounds. Once you have played this game whole-group, you can add it to your literacy centers for children to play independently. If played
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THIS UNIT HAS EVERYTHING, BUT THE KITCHEN SINK ITSELF! It's Packed FULL of Simple Experiment Station Cards and Student Recording Sheets. There are loads of things to add to your interactive notebooks, a file folder game, study cards, and some
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Brain Benders are critical thinking activities designed for each month. Use them as enrichment activities, journal prompts, learning center activities, or however you choose! Each monthly Brain Bender comes with 20 activities organized in a 5x4 grid
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Helping students understand the importance of the setting and characters of a story is an integral part of learning to comprehend what we read. Included in this freebie download are 16 questions to help spark students into thinking deeper about
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2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
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Students with language difficulties struggle to make inferences and draw conclusions when faced with text in the classroom and on tests. Teach them that these skills are actually things that they do everyday whether it be eavesdropping on a big
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This unit on timelines starts out with basic ones and moves to more challenging ones. High student interest with timelines on candy bars, toys, and birthdays! It's set up as a "We do" then "You do" teaching style, where the teacher does some of the
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Are you looking for higher level thinking and learning activities for your students to do at centers when they're not with you? I've created "The Venn Center"...where students compare and contrast two similar but different things, people, food or
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