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By Amy Wittner - Improving My Teaching
Teaching main idea and supporting details can be fun for kids if you use video. There are 6 childhood characters that convey the concepts of topic, main idea, and supporting details in a child friendly format.. You'll find your students are much
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, Writing, Reading Strategies
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Minilessons
$4.95
29 ratings
3.9
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Duration: 04:16
By Amy Wittner - Improving My Teaching
Teaching inferences can now be fun for kids if you use video. There are four teenage characters that convey the concept of inferences in a child friendly format. You'll find your students are much more attentive to this form of learning. It is an
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, ELA Test Prep, Reading Strategies
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Minilessons
$4.95
16 ratings
4.0
Video
Duration: 03:02
By Amy Wittner - Improving My Teaching
Understanding How to Compare and Contrast is an animated educational video that describes the meaning of compare and contrast in a story format. It is designed for students in elementary school. All language arts terms are described by the
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Writing
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Minilessons
$4.95
13 ratings
4.0
Video
Duration: 03:20
By Amy Wittner - Improving My Teaching
Understanding Cause and Effect is an animatred educational video that describes the meanings of the terms cause and effect in a story format. It is designed for students in elementary school. All language arts terms are described by the characters
Subjects:
Reading, Writing, Reading Strategies
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Minilessons
$4.95
10 ratings
3.9
Video
Duration: 04:13
By Amy Wittner - Improving My Teaching
Understanding Sequence is an animated educational video that describes the meanings of temporal and transitional words in a story format. It is designed for students learning about sequence in both reading and writing in elementary school. All
Subjects:
Reading, Writing, Reading Strategies
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Minilessons
$4.95
15 ratings
3.5
Video
Duration: 06:00
By Amy Wittner - Improving My Teaching
Students are given differentiated rounding math games that work on rounding numbers to 10's, 100's and 1,000's; and at the same time practice their two, three, and four digit addition and subtraction skills in a game format. The slides include game
Subjects:
Math, Arithmetic, Basic Operations
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Games, Math Centers
$5.00
8 ratings
4.0
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By Amy Wittner - Improving My Teaching
In this fun, light video, set to music, students review the 5 Step Writing Process. (prewriting, drafting, revising, proofreading, & publishing) Each of the processes is broken down into its components to make it clear to students what is
Subjects:
Writing-Expository, Writing, Writing-Essays
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Outlines
$2.97
5 ratings
4.0
Video
Duration: 02:47
By Amy Wittner - Improving My Teaching
Designed for Hispanic Heritage Month This slideshow portrays several successful Hispanic Americans in a variety of careers. It describes their major accomplishments and lists their ethnicity.
Subjects:
U.S. History, Spanish, Character Education
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Cultural Activities
$5.00
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By Amy Wittner - Improving My Teaching
Do you want a quick way to have a nonfiction writing bulletin board? Use this lined paper highlighting famous African Americans! Though some photos are color and others black and white, it photocopies beautifully. Pictured from left to right:
Subjects:
U.S. History, Character Education
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Bulletin Board Ideas, Cultural Activities
$0.97
3 ratings
3.8
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By Amy Wittner - Improving My Teaching
Do you want a quick way to have a nonfiction writing bulletin board? Use this lined paper highlighting famous American Women! Though some photos are color and others black and white, it photocopies beautifully. Pictured from left to right: Susan
Subjects:
U.S. History, Character Education, Writing
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Research, Bulletin Board Ideas, Cultural Activities
$0.97
1 rating
4.0
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By Amy Wittner - Improving My Teaching
This Lesson was Designed for a Mock School Quality Review Observation. The lesson has all of the components that reviewers are looking for in a school quality review lesson, including tiered instruction, data used for grouping, and small group work
Subjects:
Measurement, Word Problems
Grades:
3rd, 4th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual)
CCSS:
3.MD.C.5a, 3.MD.C.5b, 3.MD.C.6, 3.MD.C.7, 3.MD.D.8
$1.97
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4.0
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By Amy Wittner - Improving My Teaching
Have you thought about suitable topics for your students to research about China? Topics are divided based on their complexity into three tiers. There are 11-14 topics within each leveled category.
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Chinese, Asian Studies
Grades:
3rd, 6th, 9th
Types:
Research, Cultural Activities
$0.97
2 ratings
4.0
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By Amy Wittner - Improving My Teaching
Do you want a quick way to have a nonfiction writing bulletin board? Use this lined paper highlighting famous Asian Americans! Pictured from left to right: Bruce Lee, Amy Tan, David Ho, Vera Wang, Daniel Inouye, Michelle Kwan, Yo-yo Ma, Michiko
Subjects:
U.S. History, Chinese, Character Education
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Bulletin Board Ideas, Cultural Activities
$0.97
2 ratings
4.0
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By Amy Wittner - Improving My Teaching
The Commutative Property of Addition is an MP4 video that explains the operation with a gentle rap narrating the action.
Subjects:
Basic Operations
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Songs
$0.99
1 rating
4.0
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Duration: 01:02
By Amy Wittner - Improving My Teaching
Students have to identify the names of the 7 continents and 5 oceans, as well as fill in a compass rose for the cardinal and intermediate directions.
Subjects:
Geography
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Test Prep, Assessment, Printables
$1.99
1 rating
4.0
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By Amy Wittner - Improving My Teaching
Make the Learning Stick by Using Graphic Organizers! Research has proven that interactivity is the component that enables students to retain information. These differentiated graphic organizers are companion pieces to the Understanding Sequence
Subjects:
Reading, Writing, Reading Strategies
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Graphic Organizers
CCSS:
RL.1.3, RL.2.5, W.1.3, W.2.3, SL.2.2, SL.2.3, SL.4.3, W.3.1c, W.3.2c, W.3.3c, W.4.1b...
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By Amy Wittner - Improving My Teaching
Make the Learning Stick by Using Graphic Organizers with your lesson presentation! Interactivity is the component that allows students to retain the information we teach them. These Differentiated Cause and Effect Graphic Organizers are designed
Subjects:
Reading, Writing, Reading Strategies
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Graphic Organizers
CCSS:
RL.2.3, RL.2.8, RL.3.2, RL.3.3, RL.4.3, RI.4.7, W.3.1, SL.3.3, SL.3.4, W.4.3b
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By Amy Wittner - Improving My Teaching
The Powerpoint Slideshow Takes Parents Through a Typical Day in Elementary School. While exhibiting the daily schedule the books, materials and teachers are displayed. All slides can be modified to suit your specific needs.
Subjects:
Back to School
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations
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By Amy Wittner - Improving My Teaching
Motivate students to describe characters' physical appearance, personality, thoughts and feelings by creating fun trading cards for them to illustrate.
Subjects:
Reading, Literature, Reading Strategies
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Activities, Printables, Task Cards
CCSS:
RL.1.3, RL.2.3, RL.3.3, RL.4.3, RL.5.3
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By Amy Wittner - Improving My Teaching
These Materials are designed for communication with parents at the beginning of the school year. All materials are modifiable to suit your needs. The package includes the following materials: - Welcome Letter - Chart Summarizing What Parents Need
Subjects:
Back to School
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Classroom Forms, For Parents
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