Instructional Coaching Partnership Planning and Reflection forms are here. As a coach or mentor, we model and team teach for our colleagues. Much can be gleaned from collaborating, in addition to sharing ideas, and teaching strategies. With this resource you can support this important form of prof
Reading, Writing, and Vocabulary Strategy Bundle
Buy it all and save 20%! Purchase the bundle of content literacy activities for huge savings! In this bundle, you will receive my strategies for reading, writing and vocabulary instructional strategies. Each of these activities involve literacy strat
This is a form for teacher to fill out at the end of the year when student transition from one grade to the next. It has all the student data and information the next teacher will need. This form is also a great way for teachers to communicate specific student data, needs, strengths and interests.
This download is a must for any instructional coach! Originally designed for use with the ESOL teachers and teams I coach, these menus are great for any instructional coach! Included are options for individual and team coaching. These menus are a fun way to provide teachers with options they can ch
Need to hold yourself or your faculty accountable for making contact with mentored students? This is the resource you need! This spreadsheet checklist is fully editable in Microsoft PowerPoint and printable. It has space for twenty mentees.
My school recently developed a mentoring program that assi
Help students take control of their lives with these handy worksheets and lesson plans! Get your students' year off with a bang by both reviewing last year and looking forward to next.
Full Lesson Plans make for easy teaching and this is a lesson I have used frequently and is one of my favourite
This language support plan is meant to assist English learners in understanding and taking accountability for their own learning and to also help regular classroom teachers accommodate the needs of their English learners.
It includes a section of the legal requirements regarding accommodations, a
This 2nd video features me reaching the 2nd group of sounds.
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Group 1 sounds were taught in video 1 in this series:
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You will see me clearly teaching each sound with the actions and including blending skills. This can be used by teachers, parents, to teach reading
This is a FREE First Grade Sample Class Schedule. It shows how I manage to teach everything from ELA, Math, PE, Science, Social Studies and ELD while assessing, serving Breakfast in the Classroom, collecting homework, handling discipline, etc. Of course, this is just my guide. Professional judgment
Moving between South Carolina and Georgia? Wondering how the teacher evaluation programs stack up?
This is a free chart detailing the similarities and differences between the South Carolina ADEPT Performance Standards and the Georgia Teacher Keys Effectiveness Standards.
Since I am a visual learn
This is a presentation assessment form for any kind of presentation. It assesses two different areas - structure and style, and breaks each down into several components for detailed assessment. You can also give a number rating (1-5) on the presentation content and the presenter as well.
A movie guide that includes pre- and post-viewing reflection and discussion prompts. The guide contains questions in chronological order of the movie with many "why" questions to promote reflection, introspection and comprehension.
Want to join the bullet journal craze? but want to be able to easily move pages around when they get out of order? I created this to work with the Staples ARC system but it could easily work in any similar journal system. This calendar is on a dotted background to allow you the freedom to make it
Zip folder includes:
-MP3 file of NPR news interview of Coach Ellis
-15 Comprehension questions based on interview.
-25 questions to answer during the movie with answer key.
-Sequencing activity students can do during movie with answer key.
-Matching activity about characters in the movie with a
Use this professional development power point to train test administrators to properly score the speaking component of the yearly ELDA assessment. Provides sample student responses and allows staff members the opportunity to check their scoring ability. Then, provides guidelines on how to properly
We live in a world plagued with discrimination and stereotypes. Many of our learners face a hard time because they suffer from some disabilities and others make fun of them. It is time we reacted and helped the most vulnerable by teaching everyone about disability awareness.
A Reflective journal for practicing teachers or teaching training courses / inservice teachers.
Teachers reflect on pertinent issues in teaching and are prompted by thoughtful aphorisms on teaching.
This book may be ordered as a hard copy on Lulu - http://www.lulu.com/product/paperback/zen-and-
The Johari Window is a tool that we can use to better understand ourselves and others. This is particularly useful to be able to improve our relationships in work and study.
The resource is an 8 page e-book that explains the Johari Window and contains an exercise and worksheet to use with a group t
Stress, anxiety, lack of motivation can affect our students and their results. How can we stop it and shape their mindset so that they can feel ready for their exams!
Stephen Hawking was an inspirational figure who has contributed to make science popular. He was a genius and has put his mind into sc
This resources is for anyone in the education sector or in the workplace that wants to manage and prioritise their time more effectively. The resource contains a powerpoint presentation pdf files and word documents that can be used as handouts for learners.
The powerpoint presentation has a notes s
This plan will support you in scheduling posts to a professional development blog, pinterest board, or other social media outlet. The plan is editable so that you can make it fit your needs before printing.