This unit was made to go Patricia Polacco's book The Junkyard Wonders. Included are 18 pages of activities to challenges your students to think more deeply about the story. The unit was created with the 4th and 5th grade Common Core Standards in mind. Topics explored are theme, setting, character
Here you will find a copy of a grant that was written for the purchase of two Kindles for the classroom. The Kindles are used during literacy stations and are loaded with different leveled eBooks. The Kindle has the feature of making libraries for the different levels allowing for differentiated i
An EZ Prep solution to school community and letter writing.
Have you ever wondered how to build school community and get all families involved even more in the school? A whole school post office is the answer. It can even be adapted to make it just for one classroom or grade level. It has changed o
Our school has been nominated for a $50,000 grant. Rather than the many grants listed for iPads, playground equipment or musical production materials, we have made this grant to have a permanent and lasting impact on students. The grant is written to provide service learning opportunities for studen