A collection of over 40 different ideas for anticipatory sets (also known as advance organizers, set inductions, or hooks) to focus students' attention, activate prior knowledge, and prepare them for the day's lesson. Every idea is adaptable to any
What teacher doesn't have a set of favorite, can't live without them, pens? Time to share those pens with some colleagues for a great morale booster! Any school staff is under an enormous amount of pressure these days. Therefore, it is important
Any school staff is under an enormous amount of pressure these days. Therefore, it is important to do some little things to boost staff morale throughout the year. This is a fun and easy way to encourage some random acts of kindness in your
With the need to differentiate instruction based on student need, this resource is a valuable tool for any teacher’s reading and writing tool kit. It contains the 300 sight words correlated to Fountas and Pinnell’s guided reading levels. Once you
The first year as a teacher can be a daunting one! Let us HELP YOU get organised and survive your first year with the ultimate survival pack for beginning primary school teachers. This resource will help you with tips, hints, strategies and ideas.
I have always loved teaching and working as a national consultant for AIMS Education Foundation. Now I work as a teacher coach in my former district and neighboring districts to help teachers acquire the necessary tools to meet the demands of the
This Exit Slip is a quick and easy way to assess students' understanding of any lesson! Just give students the topic to fill in at the top and they do they rest. Have extra copies on hand for a quick check for understanding activity.
A fun & easy manipulative to use during guided reading and/or buddy reading to review the story. Enjoy this freebie & please consider to rate & leave a comment for this product.
This is an April Fool's Day prank that teaches the students an important lesson in following directions.
Get organised for the school year with this ULTIMATE ORGANISED TEACHER BUNDLE for Aussie teachers. This bundle includes three of our best sellers: Teacher Planner, Professional Development Diary and Teacher Assessment Book (plus a bonus!)This Bundle
This great FREEBIE is a HIT! Print out the template of Guided Reading questions & response starters on post-its and stick them to craft sticks. Copy & Paste this link to see how they turn out -
This is a collection of 3 forms for use by Teacher Leaders and/or school administrators in the Instructional Coaching Process. The forms address the 3 key activities of an instructional leader. They are MS Word froms which can be printed and filled
This mini lesson includes two parts. The first was originally written by me and discusses the differences between first person, second person, and third person points of view. - with definitions & examples. Part two is NOT originally mine and I
Color coded Genre Cards with definitions Print, laminate, and cut up. These cards can be used in multiple ways. As tags/signs for your library baskets/shelves, as a bulletin board, or as a game where you review the definitions with the students and
Report writing can be a tedious time to say the least! Let us help you get organised and survive the reporting season with our Report companion for primary school teachers. This resource will help you with time saving tips, comment examples and
This graphic organizer helps students build word knowledge. Great for differentiated instruction and to help support ELL students.
Set of 4 rubrics that assess growing writing skills throughout the year. Each rubric then has an accompanying student checklist for self-assessment. Arranged by content, organization, and conventions.Rubric/checklist #1 looks for the following
This mini lesson is an overview of the literary elements: theme, setting, characters, plot structure, conflict, tone, and mood. This lesson also includes a graphic organizer that can be applied to any story. I use it as a model while I do a read
Celebrate the holidays teaching your students Random Acts of Kindness.A great way toshow kids that the season is more about giving than getting. Students brainstorm their own ideas and keep a reflective journal of their RAK. Create a class goal to
These posters are full color, with a red and blue color pallet. They are great for a front of classroom alphabet line. I have included 3 option; full page, half page and quarter page. For more classroom Decor...Behavior ChartDay At A Glance
This editable Google Doc changed the way I teach and collaborate! If you aren't the only teacher of your material and/or subject, this product is the best way to collaborate and communicate effectively.Both you and other teachers you share the unit
This a combination of "how-to" guideline for yor students to set up their interactive notebook and a rubric to help you grade your kids interactive student notebooks. Please feel free to make any adjustment you need. Contact me if you have any
These are full color posters, with a red and blue color pallet. They show each of the different Daily 5 centers. For more classroom Decor or Daily 5 ideas ... Behavior Chart Daily 5 Support Posters Follow My Soup-er Stars Adventure's on Social