I have created interactive Calendar Books. These books can be used on a daily basis. I have used mine this year, and have found that participation has gone up 100%. Students are responsible for following along and completing each page. There
My teaching schedule is different from day to day. Using a classic, pre-printed plan book has never worked for me, so I use a basic table in Word to create a custom template each year. My template includes a 2-page spread that includes a column for
A coloring book to familiarize the user with the Primary elements in the Periodic Table. The Periodic Table Coloring Book (PTCB) was received worldwide with acclaim. It is based on solid, proven concepts. By creating a foundation that is applicable
Fever 1793 novel study. This novel study should be used with Fever 1793 by Laurie Halse Anderson. This is a historical novel based on the yellow fever epidemic that hit Philadelphia during the summer of 1793. This 70-page novel study
A flow map listing steps for addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of fractions. An excellent organizing tool for any student and specifically for those struggling with fractions.
Students have been using Simple Steps to Sentence Sense by Charlene Tess since 1996, and now she has written a version for younger students and those who are learning English as a second language. If you have tried to use a grammar text lately,
Worksheets defines the word superstore and has students list 9 things they can find in a superstore. When the students visit the store Walmart/Target/Kmart, they need to find the items listed, write down the price and what section they found the
Thank you for stopping by the Teaching Cursive Instant Lesson. This approach to teaching cursive has been used successfully in elementary, secondary, and special education classes. Cursive and Cognitive Development It has been known for years that
Geometry Cheat Sheets is a set of black-line masters showing examples and procedures for teaching 50 geometric concepts. Most cheat sheets come in two versions -- one with an example and the second with space for student notes. Comprehensive
#30andbeyond is a birthday celebration. Search #30andbeyond to find sale items and Instagram for Random Acts of Kindness and enter your chance to win a $30 TpT gift card. Proverbs 22:6 Direct your children onto the right path, and when they are
South America - A research project is a 15 pages study on South America. Use it as a class test or research project. Download Preview File - Please view America preview file prior to purchasing as the preview is all the resources in this pack.
Hello and welcome to Twin Speech! We are happy to share our latest creation with you today! We are super excited about this resource! It features the teaching of the 50 most frequently used first words of children. Yes! That's right... it's
Looking for motivating prompts to get students of all ages putting pencil to paper? Try this collection of Journal Jar Prompts. The colorful slips contain exciting ideas that kids will want to write about. They look great when you clip them apart
This lesson teaches/reinforces skills in using reference books such as encyclopedia, dictionary, biographical dictionary, almanac, etc. Students look up answers to questions in the appropriate reference book and are given a list where the
In an easy to read and understand, question and answer format, the student learns that just like Oil And Water don't mix, in Algebra you cannot combine "unlike" terms. Students will discover What Is A Term? What are Like Terms? How Separating Terms
Includes Frost's comments about the poem and related poems and graphics
This is a deceptively simple and insightful game to play with your students at the beginning of the school year. I have played with students from middle schoolers all the way through doctoral students. Every time the game is: • Interesting •
This file is week one of a 12-week curriculum that teaches a student how to write a non-text based expository essay. It includes: ★ 4 days of lessons + 1 quiz in text with ANSWERS ★ paragraph pre-test ★ writing process review with powerpoint
Pretend you are company over for dinner. this worksheet gives two recipes you are going to make for your friends, ham sandwiches, macaroni salad, chips and soda. The students have to make a grocery list from the recipe cards. A trip to the
Now You Can Write Thank You Notes and Memorable Cards Simply and Easily When You Use These FREE Etiquette Tips and Thank You Notes Examples WARNING: You Do Not Want to Waste Time Writing Thank You Notes That Are Anything Less Than Inspirational or
Remember when you learned how to play chess? Do you recall how difficult it was to remember which piece moved where and how? Didn't it seem an impossible game to master? The process would have been much easier if you'd had this Power Point that I've
Around 20 slides explaining how to find direct and indirect objects, also contains tips to help students eliminate other words to prevent mislabeling
This powerpoint reviews phrases and clauses, infinitives, gerunds, complements, and everything else your classes need to know about grammar.
This packet is designed to allow the teacher to facilitate, rather than lecture. It is mostly independent work, which makes it very easy for a substitute to distribute. The packet includes the following: a quick-write prompt, pre-reading
The "English Colonize America" Bundle contains everything you need in one place to teach the English settlement patterns of the American colonies between 1580 and 1733. Zipped together in one file is a 94-slide PowerPoint slideshow, 33 pages of
Avoiding run-on sentences is not rocket science, but sometimes students get overwhelmed with all the red marks on their papers indicating comma splices and run-on sentences. What the heck are they? How does one avoid them? This is the information
These job checklists are perfect for kids (and yes sometimes parents) to make sure jobs around the house are done correctly. Simply laminate the cards, hand the assigned card to the person in charge of that job, have them check off the completed
This lesson is great for introduction to the cartooning and comics. It will work for any audience (from adults to young students). We included the warm up exercises that we use during our classes and the short method description. Our illustrator
How do I hold a pencil? It sounds silly doesn't it? Elementary students are shown how to hold a pencil when they are taught how to write, but why aren't we shown how to hold a pencil when we draw? The assumption is that we hold a pencil to draw the
This is a half page handout to use for keeping track of daily current events. It works great if you show Channel One or CNN Student News each day in your classroom as a daily warmup. Students list the locations of the day's top stories, mark an X
This is a 20 page, 40 question, research project on the continent of South America. Students are asked to do the following- name the continent, name the hemisphere, list the countries, draw the country flags, list all major water bodies, describe
Here is a fun way to introduce a Bible unit to your students. I have used this Memory in Motion, Books of the Bible activity with all ages, from small children to adults. With enthusiasm, you can "hook" anyone into learning the Bible books in order,
Greetings friend & fellow educator, Here we go again: just when you thought you had everything fixed up and all your ducks lined up in a neat little row, I’m back to give you some straight talk about place value, because, as I’m fond of
This worksheet begins with a riddle related to baseball. In order to find the answer to the riddle, students must solve 11 equations involving one variable and decimal numbers. Please see the preview document. It is appropriate for math
These downloadable phrases number 280 and are composed primarily of the 220 Dolch Words, which comprise 65% of all reading material. By focusing on the center of the two or three word phrase, most students are surprised that they can read phrase by
This is a nonfiction passage about Polio. It is one of 120 leveled Lexile passages I have created and have avaiable on my website www.mindysbookworms.org. It has 10 questions following the passage and detailed explanations for each answer.
A series of theme-based individual lesson plans using a unique integrated visual approach to stimulate and facilitate learning and comprehension. While these plans have been, and are being very successfully used with students 3rd grade and above,
Homophones No Prep Printables - Grades 4-5-6 This product contains 34 no prep printables for homophones. The printables are useful for introducing homophones, supplementing your lessons on homophones and/or for reinforcement of homophones. These
Great for Dual Language Classrooms! Spanglish is a great way to get new Spanish speaking students to use their new vocabulary and boost their confidence! This mad lib type resource can be used for students from 2nd grade to adult! Everyone
A review of WWI written from the perspective of the whole event happening in a neighborhood pub or bar. Great for reviewing with students who are having trouble understanding the complex situations that led to WWI. Works best as an in-class
Common Core Standards Aligned Curriculum Map Templates Includes 2 Template Formats This file includes 2 single page PDF Curriculum Templates. The templates are identical but (1) template is “form field fillable” and (1) template is “add text
Australia - A research project is a 15 pages study on Australia. Use it as a class test or research project. Download Preview File - Please view Australia preview file prior to purchasing as the preview is all the resources in this pack. Please
Spain - A research project is a 13 pages study on Spain. Use it as a class test or research project. Download Preview File - Please view Indonesia preview file prior to purchasing as the preview is all the resources in this pack. Please ensure that
This lesson teaches or reinforces the learning of the basic classification system for the animal kingdom. It is simple enough for advanced students in grades 3-4, but may be best for grades 5 & 6 or for review in grades 7 and above. It includes a
This powerpoint contains everything you need for Flannery O'Connor's short story called A Good Man is Hard to Find--images, literary criticism and quotes from O'Connor herself.
Poster is 24 x 36 inches. Have the poster printed at your local copy store. Relates functions to text messaging.
This four-page exercise helps students analyze the characters in the fiction they read. Charlene Tess has provided two examples from a short story and a fairy tale to be sure students understand what is expected of them. Once they have filled in
Helping students learn to learn, and to take responsibility for their own education is one of our prime objectives as teachers. These 26 tips can be photocopied as handouts for inclusion in student agendas or notebooks, or used to create a wall
How to become an Intelligent Thinker, or Critical Thinker if you prefer that terminology? (Ah, that’s my guiding question!) Working through this unit will help students begin to think about their thinking, and how to think smarter. Just like any
If you think you just can't memorize - you can! This booklet will give you dozens of suggestions, and you'll be sure to find different ideas that work for children, teens, and adults. In this memory booklet, Part 2, we carry on from booklet, Part
Ever get tired of hearing "When are we ever going to use this?" Here's the answer to your student's questions. This interactive-style book includes interactive notes, classwork, homework, test reviews, tests, 2 semester exams, and budget project.
Dear Reader, Thank you for previewing the sample Logic Puzzles which I have taken from my 3-volume collection of The Little Book of Logic Puzzles: 25 Puzzles That Will Make You Think. Each volume contains 25 puzzles similar in design and