Betsey Kennedy Olotka

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Betsey Kennedy Olotka
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By Betsey Kennedy Olotka
Save $2.00 by purchasing the fiction and nonfiction reading logs together in this bundle! These reading logs can be used for tracking and responding to at-home reading or could be used in class each day. This bundle includes the full packs of
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, Literature, Informational Text
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Activities, Handouts, Classroom Forms
CCSS:
RL.3.1, RL.3.2, RL.3.3, RL.3.4, RL.3.10, RL.4.1, RL.4.2, RL.4.3, RL.4.4, RL.4.10, RL.5.1...
$7.00
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By Betsey Kennedy Olotka
This bundle of reading logs can be used for tracking and responding to at-home reading or could be used in class each day. These reading logs are for fiction. The zipped folder contains a PDF of each reading log and the Word document to allow for
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, Reading, Literature
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Activities, Printables, Classroom Forms
CCSS:
RL.3.1, RL.3.2, RL.3.3, RL.3.4, RL.3.10, RL.4.1, RL.4.2, RL.4.3, RL.4.4, RL.4.10, RL.5.1...
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By Betsey Kennedy Olotka
This Mini Reader’s Notebook is designed for students in the intermediate grades who are proficient in writing reading response letters. For each letter, students are required to write a brief summary of the book they are reading, defend their
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Reading
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Novel Study, Printables, Nonfiction Book Study
CCSS:
RL.3.10, RL.4.10, RL.5.10, RL.6.10, RI.3.10, RI.4.10, RI.5.10, RI.6.10
$1.50
12 ratings
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By Betsey Kennedy Olotka
This bundle of reading logs can be used for tracking and responding to at-home reading or could be used in class each day. These reading logs are for nonfiction. Separate “Choice Board Reading Logs” for fiction are also available from my store. The
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, Reading, Informational Text
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Activities, Classroom Forms, Nonfiction Book Study
CCSS:
RI.3.1, RI.3.2, RI.3.4, RI.3.5, RI.3.10, RI.4.1, RI.4.2, RI.4.4, RI.4.5, RI.4.10, RI.5.1...
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By Betsey Kennedy Olotka
3 quizzes and answer keys addressing the Common Core decimals standards (CCSS4.NF.C6-Decimal Notation and CCSS4.NF.C7-Comparing Decimals). *Quiz 1- Students show given decimals in standard form, fraction form, word form, and as a model. *Quiz 2-
Subjects:
Math, Decimals
Grades:
4th
Types:
Examinations - Quizzes, Activities, Assessment
CCSS:
4.NF.C.6, 4.NF.C.7
$1.50
17 ratings
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By Betsey Kennedy Olotka
This Mini Reader’s Notebook is designed for students in the intermediate grades who are beginning to write reading response letters. Letters require students to write a brief summary of the book they are reading, defend their opinion of the book,
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Reading
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Novel Study, Printables, Nonfiction Book Study
CCSS:
RL.3.10, RL.4.10, RL.5.10, RL.6.10, RI.3.10, RI.4.10, RI.5.10, RI.6.10
$2.50
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By Betsey Kennedy Olotka
***Save $2.00 by purchasing the 3-pack bundle of Mini Reader's Notebooks!*** Level 1: This Mini Reader’s Notebook is designed for students in the intermediate grades who are starting to develop the skills needed to reflect on their reading and
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Reading
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Novel Study, Printables, Nonfiction Book Study
CCSS:
RL.3.10, RL.4.10, RL.5.10, RL.6.10, RI.3.10, RI.4.10, RI.5.10, RI.6.10
$6.00
5 ratings
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By Betsey Kennedy Olotka
This Mini Reader’s Notebook is designed for students in the intermediate grades who are starting to develop the skills needed to reflect on their reading and write reading response letters in the future. Each page provides prompts that ask students
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Reading
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Novel Study, Graphic Organizers, Nonfiction Book Study
CCSS:
RL.3.10, RL.4.10, RL.5.10, RL.6.10, RI.3.10, RI.4.10, RI.5.10, RI.6.10
$4.00
3 ratings
3.9
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By Betsey Kennedy Olotka
Teachers can use this as a wrap-up activity following Reading Workshop to help students self-assess how they used their independent reading time. Students draw an arrow to point to the section of the meter that best describes their level of focus
Subjects:
Reading
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Activities, Assessment, Classroom Forms
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2 ratings
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By Betsey Kennedy Olotka
Transform your weekly spelling tests into more authentic assessments! This 3 part spelling test includes a traditional hear-the-word-write-the-word section, a second section in which students write the full sentence given by the teacher, and a
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Spelling, Writing
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Assessment, Classroom Forms
CCSS:
L.3.1, L.3.2, L.4.1, L.4.2, L.5.1, L.5.2, L.6.1, L.6.2
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By Betsey Kennedy Olotka
This sample of reading logs can be used for tracking and responding to at-home reading or could be used in class each day. Each reading log allows for daily tracking of reading for one week and includes 6 response boxes with unique questions and
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, Literature, Informational Text
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Activities, Classroom Forms
FREE
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4.0
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

8 years teaching 5th grade 3 years teaching 4th grade Gifted Endorsed Teacher Professional Learning Instructor: New Teacher Institute, Teacher Leader Endorsement, Gifted Endorsement (Teaching Gifted Students in the Regular Classroom)

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HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

School Teacher of the Year, Walmart Teacher of the Year, National TEAMS Award for Collaboration between a Teacher and a Media Specialist, Georgia Council for Social Studies Teacher of the Year, Gilder Lerhman Institute of American History Georgia History Teacher of the Year

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

Bachelors of Arts in Early Childhood Education from Oglethorpe University in Atlanta, Georgia Masters of Education in Early Childhood Education from Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, Georgia Specialist of Education in Instructional Technology from University of West Georgia, Carrolton, Georgia

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