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By 3rd Grade Thoughts
With the Common Core's increased emphasis on nonfiction, this packet with be very helpful in keeping your students engaged and involved in a wide variety of activities to understand nonfiction text features. NF Text Features included are: - Table
Subjects:
English Language Arts, ELA Test Prep, Informational Text
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Posters, Nonfiction Book Study
$5.50
2,014
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By 3rd Grade Thoughts
**HUGE UPDATE: Be sure to redownload to take advantage of all of the new additions! Do your students struggle with creating strong, complete, and concise paragraphs? This Hamburger Paragraph Planning Packet is perfect for you and your students!
Subjects:
Writing
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, Homeschool
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Minilessons, Graphic Organizers
$4.25
882
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By 3rd Grade Thoughts
If you are a fan of having interactive notebooks and are also teaching Health, then you will love this product! Included in this packet are 45+ interactive notebook elements that cover a wide-rage of topics including, but not limited to: -
Subjects:
Health, Life Skills, Character Education
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, Homeschool
Types:
Projects, Activities
$9.75
364
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By 3rd Grade Thoughts
This unit includes seven center activities to celebrate the changing seasons into the colorful fall. Included are: - 2 pages of measurement figures (fall items) - 4 pages of 2 & 3-digit number cards- 36 total (to be used in 3 centers- keeps it
Subjects:
Basic Operations, Measurement, Autumn
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, Homeschool
Types:
Thematic Unit Plans, Activities, Math Centers
$4.25
604
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By 3rd Grade Thoughts
This unit includes five center activities to keep you warm in math during the upcoming winter months. Included are: - 3 pages of measurement figures (snowflakes) - 3 pages of clocks- :00, :15, :30, :45 - 2 pages of 2 & 3 digit (mostly 3
Subjects:
Basic Operations, Measurement, Winter
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, Homeschool
Types:
Thematic Unit Plans, Activities, Math Centers
$4.25
471
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By 3rd Grade Thoughts
This engaging wintertime activity will help your students build words with prefixes and/or suffixes by dressing up snowmen in scarves, hats, and earmuffs. Each of the 10 snowman cards contains a root word for your kids to dress up with prefix cards
Subjects:
Grammar, Spelling, Winter
Grades:
3rd, 4th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Literacy Center Ideas
$2.25
275
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By 3rd Grade Thoughts
This unit includes four math center activities to welcome the springtime after the chilly winter. Included are: - 3 pages of finding area & perimeter cards - 3 pages of fractions (halves to eighths) - 2 pages of 3 & 4 digit (mostly 3
Subjects:
Arithmetic, Fractions, Spring
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, Homeschool
Types:
Thematic Unit Plans, Activities, Math Centers
$4.25
328
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By 3rd Grade Thoughts
This folder includes the four planning & writing units I sell in my store. For more information on each, click their title below: 1. Hamburger Paragraph Planning Packet (Updated with both "support" and "detail" in the center) 2. Extra! Extra!
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Writing
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, Homeschool
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Minilessons, Graphic Organizers
$11.75
$10.58
118
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By 3rd Grade Thoughts
This is a collection of 65 different Brain Breaks for the classroom. These can be used as transitions, breaks in the middle of an activity, something to raise or lower the energy of the group, team-building activities, and more!*UPDATE 7/2020: NEW
Subjects:
Specialty, Other (Specialty), Classroom Management
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Games
$5.75
11,418
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By 3rd Grade Thoughts
** Featured on the 2 Sisters' Tip of the Week 7/6/12** This is a great activity to combine both math and word work! I pair this sheet with a baggie of play coins and have students determine the worth of each of their spelling words. You could
Subjects:
Spelling, Math
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Literacy Center Ideas
$1.50
3,722
Digital Download PDF (0.20 MB)
By 3rd Grade Thoughts
This is a collection of 135+ different Brain Breaks to use throughout the year during various seasons, topics, or for any reason whatsoever!! These can be used as transitions, breaks in the middle of an activity, something to raise or lower the
Subjects:
Spelling, Classroom Management, Holidays/Seasonal
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Games
$18.50
$16.65
425
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By 3rd Grade Thoughts
This is a PDF collection of 35 fun facts to hang in your class and spark fun conversations and LOTS of curiosity! Each fact is accompanied by fun clip art and includes standard measurements (where applicable). I hang a new one of these up on our
Subjects:
For All Subject Areas
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, Homeschool
Types:
Fun Stuff, Posters
$4.50
343
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By 3rd Grade Thoughts
Looking for new, unique, and kinesthetic ways to practice spelling and/or vocabulary words? By incorporating these two centers into your Word Work rotation, you are not only having your students practice their words, but become familiar with
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Spelling, Vocabulary
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Printables, Literacy Center Ideas
$1.50
516
Digital Download PDF (0.35 MB)
By 3rd Grade Thoughts
This is a great Spelling/Word Work/Math Station that incorporates spelling, manipulatives, and mental math. Have students create words using Letter Tiles or by making your own using the included pdf pages of 3 sets of A-Z tiles with numbers (A-Z
Subjects:
Spelling, Mental Math
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Literacy Center Ideas, Math Centers
$1.50
575
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By 3rd Grade Thoughts
If you study maps, be sure to check out this resource for additional fun in your classroom! This will help your students recognize and understand the five parts of a map: - title - compass rose - key/ legend - scale - grid Have students bring in
Subjects:
Science, Earth Sciences, Geography
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Games, Posters
$3.75
80
Digital Download PDF (2.70 MB)
By 3rd Grade Thoughts
This is a collection of 135+ different Brain Breaks in THREE FORMATS to use throughout the year during various seasons, topics, or for any reason whatsoever!! These can be used as transitions, breaks in the middle of an activity, something to raise
Subjects:
Spelling, Classroom Management, Holidays/Seasonal
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Games
$32.25
$29.02
58
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By 3rd Grade Thoughts
This is a fantastic system to keep desks, bins, tables and/or cubbies nice and tidy in your classroom! Every so often, leave one of these colorful & cheerful notes along with a special treat on top of a desk or in a bin or cubby that is very
Subjects:
Classroom Management
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, Homeschool, Staff
Types:
Fun Stuff
$3.00
198
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By 3rd Grade Thoughts
**Updated 12/29/13 to include NUMBERED posters (1-4) and EDITABLE Powerpoints for student forms. If you have previously purchased this, please redownload under "My Purchases". If you want to help your students learn where they are on their learning
Subjects:
For All Subjects, Test Preparation
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, Homeschool
Types:
Assessment, Classroom Forms, Posters
$3.75
281
Digital Download ZIP (6.39 MB)
By 3rd Grade Thoughts
You've asked and I am happy to say that my top-selling Brain Breaks for the Classroom are now available in POSTER SIZE!UPDATE 7/2020: These have been UPDATED with new CLIP ART and diverse students! These coordinate perfectly with my original Brain
Subjects:
For All Subject Areas, Classroom Management, For All Subjects
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Games
$5.75
96
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By 3rd Grade Thoughts
With the Common Core's increased emphasis on nonfiction, this packet with be very helpful in keeping your students engaged and involved in a wide variety of activities to understand nonfiction text features. **This is the discounted COMPLETE SET
Subjects:
English Language Arts, ELA Test Prep, Informational Text
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Posters, Nonfiction Book Study
$11.00
$9.90
110
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I have been teaching for the past 10+ years, the majority of which have been in 3rd grade. It was my favorite grade as a student and is my favorite grade as a teacher :) I have also taught 2nd and 5th in both the big city and now the 'burbs.

MY TEACHING STYLE

My style includes a mixture of humor, activity, and high expectations. I love adding in movement and music whenever I can. We use a lot of Whole Brain Teaching strategies as well as Brain Breaks throughout our day to keep things fun!

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

Impact on Education Award 2013, Boulder Valley School District

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

BS, Early Childhood Education from The Ohio State University MA, Childhood Education from Teachers College, Columbia University, NY

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