The original 2nd spiral review! Our 2nd grade morning work/ bell-ringer expertly spiral reviews the 2nd grade language arts and mathematics standards. We call it morning work but this incredible review activity can be worked into any part of your school day. It’s one thing we will never teach a day
Third grade reading fluency and comprehension questions - 15 fiction and 15 nonfiction. Each passage is between the levels of 520L and 830L. All passages have between 196 and 222 words. *UPDATE* You can now share this with your students digitally! This resource was created using Google Forms.
Your students will love this DIFFERENTIATED Thanksgiving Math Project! Thanksgiving will be here before you you know it, and this 8-page Thanksgiving Math Project is just what you need to keep your students engaged BEFORE and AFTER Thanksgiving! Now includes access to a DIGITAL version in Google Sli
TEACHING BEGINNING OF THE YEAR WRITING IN FIRST GRADE HAS NEVER BEEN EASIER!We are talking NO PREP and no more than 5 minutes of planning a day!Click Here to read our blog article on this amazing resource! This Common Core Standards Aligned writing curriculum is the perfect way to teach first grader
Overview: In this complete animal unit, students will participate in individual, small-group, and whole-class activities that will teach them concepts of animal classification, animal life cycles, ecosystems and biomes, habitats, animal adaptations, animal reproduction, and food chains and food web
A complete literature unit on the 2013 Newbery Medal winning book, "The One and Only Ivan", by Katherine Applegate. This book is based on the life of a real shopping mall gorilla who spent the last years of his life at the Zoo Atlanta.
This unit includes the following:
- Short Answer Comprehension
This kit includes everything you need to implement the magical shrinking hat project in your classroom or home during the St. Patrick's Day holiday. Lucky the Leprechaun is a game changer for St. Patrick's Day in the classroom. He believes more in magic than mischief.
The directions for this proje
A complete literature unit on the 2015 Newbery Medal winning book, "The Crossover", by Kwame Alexander. This book is based on the lives of twin brothers who are basketball players.
This unit includes the following:
- Short Answer Comprehension Questions
- Short Answer TEST
- Project Challenges
* Follows Common Core Standards *This 24-page booklet-style Novel Study (a total 49 pages including answer key) is designed to follow students throughout the entire book.The questions are based on reading comprehension, strategies and skills. The novel study is designed to be enjoyable and keep the
Bring the excitement of The Amazing Race to your math classroom with this fun, engaging review activity! This race consists of four legs through four different locations. Each leg is made up of multiple challenges which require students to work together and draw upon skills they've worked on through
* Follows Common Core Standards *This 28-page booklet-style Novel Study (a total 57 pages including answer key) is designed to follow students throughout the entire book.The questions are based on reading comprehension, strategies and skills. The novel study is designed to be enjoyable and keep the
If you have ever felt that your students really needed to increase their vocabulary awareness when they read and write, this is the PERFECT resource for your classroom! This simple, yet effective, display is something that they will find themselves going to time and time again. My students use it al
"Have You Filled A Bucket Today" CAN be used successfully in an upper grade classroom! This BUNDLE from The Night Owl's Nest will help you incorporate Bucket Filling into your classroom community and have students filling buckets all year long! It's a great component to any classroom management pl
Scan or click one of the Read Aloud Cards and enjoy 150 Read Aloud Picture Books and Google Slides version. UPDATED 4 November 2020. All links are ad free and created via Safe Video Tube. Your students can expand their personal library by 150 stories instantly. Read Aloud Stories are a perfect ad
Guided reading group time has always been a favorite time in my classroom. Students love the closeness of the small group and reading a book chosen just for them!
Stink The Incredible Shrinking Kid is the first book in the Stink series. This great book would be a wonderful connection to a math me
Dig deeply into the text for comprehension and close reading practice with these Text Time high-interest, standards-based Google Slides reading passages, written by a published nonfiction children’s author. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~STOP: If you already own the PRINTABLE
This bright, colorful, rainbow Behavior Chart and Classroom Rules is perfect for your Kinder-5th grade classroom! These are the classroom rules included in this product. The teacher should choose four to six rules from the selection listed below (please do not use all of these in your classroom, a
Labeling your classroom can benefit all children especially emergent readers and English Language Learners.Although I am not a certified ELL teacher, I always seemed to have many ELL kiddos in my classroom and worked closely with our ELL teachers. One thing I always did even before I taught childre
For EVERY grade level! Even the "big kids" are amazed by this project!
This kit includes everything you need to implement the magical shrinking hat project in your classroom or home during the St. Patrick's Day holiday. Lucky the Leprechaun is a game changer for St. Patrick's Day in the classroom
NEW!! 60 EDITABLE Emoji End of the Year Awards!
We know the end of the year gets quite busy and often stressful with so many things to tie up and get ready for next year. Let us help you with at least one thing on your list – the end of the year awards! This set of Emoji awards is sure to put a SMI
This resource is designed to help students strengthen their reading, writing, and analyzing skills while simultaneously learning about 26 incredible, brave women. The journal is designed with 26 unique informational text articles (one for each featured woman)! Each article is paired with comprehens
This little kit was created PURELY for the enjoyment of the magic of Christmas. That being said, elves lend themselves to some pretty incredible lessons on kindness, sharing, and the true meaning of holiday spirit that youcan incorporate into your daily discussions throughout the month of December.
Guided Reading or Book Club Lesson Plan
Who doesn't love the Judy Moody books? This book focuses on Judy's pesky little brother Stink. This book is an engaging book that my students seem to love to read. I decided to use this book while focusing on the characters and how they are feeling throughout
Puzzled is a one-of-a-kind resource that intentionally pairs standards together for engaging, rigorous and specific standards-based practice. This resource is inspired by the idea that standards are like puzzle pieces; when comprehended together as a group, they create a bigger picture and deeper ma