Word of the Day-CCSS Word Work for Middle School

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Common Core Standards
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Looking for Common Core "Word Work" in your middle grades classroom that you can implement right away and and implement for only minutes everyday? This is the teaching tool for you from Mrs. Beers' Language Arts Class!

This 186-slide PDF powerpoint is the perfect morning starter for your middle grades learners that can be utilized everyday of the school year.

Packed with vocabulary words your students need to know, each slide includes the word's part of speech and a grade-level appropriate definition, with a picture to allow students to better visualize the meaning. By incorporating the Word of the Day Organizer students will touch on prefixes, suffixes, roots/bases, synonyms, antonyms, and fluent and thoughtful sentence writing...all the word work that needs to be incorporated into common core!

Students will be introduced to vocabulary words that will make them become more fluent in both their reading and writing.

This is a MUST HAVE classroom resource!
Just updated January 2014:
-Font of Word of the Day slides is Century Gothic
-Updated Clip art and definitions
-Updated Word of the Day student organizer
-Table of Contents
-Clear directions to utilize in your classroom more effectively
-Student notes for review of: parts of speech, synonyms, antonyms, prefixes, suffixes, root/base words
-Lists of words for student tracking
Estimated Lexile Measure: 1010

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For NOVEL UNIT BUNDLES:
Jerry Spinelli Novel Unit Bundle for Middle School
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Cam Jansen CCSS Book Bundle for Middle Grade Intervention

For END OF NOVEL PROJECTS:
End of Novel Projects for ANY NOVEL

For POETRY:
We HEART Poetry BUNDLE
Upper Elementary Poetry Bundle

For a BUNDLE of Reader's Theaters:
CCSS Reader's Theater MEGA BUNDLE

For TASK CARDS:
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Character Analysis Task Cards
Context Clue Task Cards to Middle School
Martin Luther King Jr. Informational Text Task Cards
Reading Literature Task Card Toolkit
CCSS Task Card Bundle

For Writing and Word Work Resources:
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Writing Rules! Lessons, Prompts, and Rubrics for ALL CCSS for Grades 4-6
Summertime Journal Prompts

For Student-Led Conferences:
Student-Led Conference Bundle for Middle Grades to Middle School

For NOVEL Focused Reader's Theaters:
Crash: The Beginning-A Reader's Theater Pack inspired by the novel
Chocolate Fever Reader's Theater Close Reading Fun Pack

For Reading Buddy Fun:
Reading Pal Interactive Notebook Toolkit

For Close Reading Passages to enhance student reading skills:
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For EMERGENCY LANGUAGE ARTS SUB PLANS:
Emergency ELA Sub Plans for Grades 4-8 Set #1
Emergency ELA Sub Plans for Grades 4-8 Set #2
Emergency ELA Sub Plans for Grades 4-8 Set #3
Emergency ELA Sub Plans for Grades 4-8 Set #4
Emergency ELA Sub Plans for Grades 4-8 Set #5
Emergency ELA Sub Plans BUNDLE for Grades 4-8


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Total Pages
186
Answer Key
Does Not Apply
Teaching Duration
1 Year

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