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By Cait's Cool School
Engage your students with a fun narrative writing unit! Students will follow each step of the writing process as they develop scary stories. A unit plan is included to help you guide your students through each step. This writing unit will work at
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Creative Writing, Writing
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Projects, Google Apps, Lesson
CCSS:
W.4.3, W.4.4, W.4.5, W.4.10, W.5.3, W.5.3a, W.5.3b, W.5.3c, W.5.3d, W.5.3e, W.5.10...
$7.00
123
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By Cait's Cool School
These are designed to be given after students have read a portion of the novel. The novel is divided into eight sections: Ch. 1-3, 4-6, 7-8, 9-11, 12-14, 15-18, 19-20, and 21-22. There is also a Quick Check for evaluating the whole novel at the end
Subjects:
Writing, Close Reading, Reading
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Google Apps, Assessment
CCSS:
RL.5.2, RL.5.5, RL.5.6, RL.5.10, RL.6.1, RL.6.6, RL.6.10, RL.7.10, CCRA.R.1, CCRA.R.3, CCRA.R.6...
$5.00
80
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By Cait's Cool School
Using these morning messages will help you build relationships, grow a positive, inclusive classroom community, and develop social emotional skills. Over 300 prompts are included in this huge set! Questions are a combination of thought-provoking,
Subjects:
Character Education, Classroom Community, Social Emotional Learning
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Printables, Bulletin Board Ideas, Cultural Activities
$42.00
$29.40
259
Bundle
By Cait's Cool School
Now includes GOOGLE FORMS version for each assessment! Perfect if you're doing distance learning. Grab this set before the price goes up!These are designed to be given after students have read a portion of the novel. The novel is divided into four
Subjects:
Reading, Writing, Close Reading
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Printables, Google Apps
CCSS:
RL.3.1, RL.3.3, RL.3.4, RL.3.5, RL.3.6, RL.3.10, RL.4.1, RL.4.3, RL.4.4, RL.4.5, RL.4.10...
$4.00
28
Digital Download PDF (1.19 MB)
By Cait's Cool School
These mini-lessons are designed to be a fun, easy way to integrate poetry during the busy holiday season. Six lessons are skill lessons, which means they are on a specific part of the poetry, or a pre-writing exercise. The other six are designed for
Subjects:
Creative Writing, Writing, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Projects, Google Apps, Printables
CCSS:
RL.3.1, RL.3.4, RL.3.5, RL.3.10, RL.4.5, RL.4.10, RL.5.10, RL.6.4, RL.6.10, W.3.4, W.3.5...
$4.75
71
Digital Download PDF (3.14 MB)
By Cait's Cool School
This bundle combines a tab book with a variety of comprehension activities including a writing extension PLUS with a set of comprehension quick checks to use for assessment. Now includes Google™ versions of both products! Perfect for distance
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Close Reading
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Interactive Notebooks, Google Apps
CCSS:
RL.3.1, RL.3.3, RL.3.4, RL.3.5, RL.3.6, RL.3.10, RL.4.1, RL.4.3, RL.4.4, RL.4.5, RL.4.10...
$9.00
$7.20
68
Bundle
By Cait's Cool School
Engage your students with a fun narrative writing unit! Students will follow each step of the writing process as they develop stories about holiday elves. A unit plan is included to help you guide your students through each step. Now includes
Subjects:
Creative Writing, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Winter
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Projects, Lesson, Printables
CCSS:
W.4.3, W.4.4, W.4.5, W.4.10, W.5.3, W.5.3a, W.5.3b, W.5.3c, W.5.3d, W.5.3e, W.5.4...
$7.00
56
Digital Download PDF (6.53 MB)
By Cait's Cool School
This bundle combines a lapbook with a variety of comprehension activities with a set of comprehension quick checks to use for assessment.The Percy Jackson Lapbook is engaging way for students to track their comprehension while reading Rick Riordan's
Subjects:
Creative Writing, Close Reading, Reading
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Assessment, Printables
CCSS:
RL.5.1, RL.5.2, RL.5.5, RL.5.6, RL.5.10, RL.6.1, RL.6.4, RL.6.6, RL.6.10, RL.7.1, RL.7.3...
$10.00
$8.00
30
Bundle
By Cait's Cool School
These are designed to be given after students have read a portion of the novel. The novel is divided into nine sections: Ch. 1-13, 14-25, 26-34, 35-44, 45-50, 51-58, 59-64, 65-72, and 72-80. Each Quick Check has four multiple choice questions and
Subjects:
Reading, Writing, Close Reading
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Assessment, Google Apps
CCSS:
RL.4.1, RL.4.2, RL.4.3, RL.4.4, RL.4.6, RL.4.10, RL.5.1, RL.5.2, RL.5.3, RL.5.4, RL.5.10...
$5.00
21
Digital Download PDF (1.27 MB)
By Cait's Cool School
Lapbooks are a fun and engaging ways for students to keep track of their learning while reading a novel- and what better book than Barbara Robinson's The Best Christmas Pageant Ever! This lapbook is perfect for the holiday season with your
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading Strategies, Reading
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Interactive Notebooks, Lesson
CCSS:
RL.3.3, RL.3.5, RL.3.6, RL.3.10, RL.4.1, RL.4.3, RL.4.6, RL.4.10, RL.5.1, RL.5.3, RL.5.6...
$5.00
25
Digital Download PDF (3.90 MB)
By Cait's Cool School
Students become reading and writing detectives with this interactive, engaging ELA unit focusing on mysteries. Students are encouraged to not only be detectives, but also to put on their thinking caps and create their own detectives, suspects, and
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Creative Writing, Reading
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Projects, Unit Plans
CCSS:
RL.4.1, RL.4.3, RL.4.7, RL.4.10, RL.5.1, RL.5.3, RL.5.5, RL.5.9, RL.5.10, RL.6.1, RL.6.3...
$16.50
$13.20
28
Bundle
By Cait's Cool School
Engaging activities to go with Roald Dahl's classic Matilda! Students will make text-to-text, text-to-self, and text-to-world connections, discuss character traits, make inferences, and evaluate a novel. Through discussion and writing activities,
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Writing, Reading
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Guided Reading Books, Printables
CCSS:
RL.3.1, RL.3.3, RL.3.5, RL.3.10, RL.4.1, RL.4.2, RL.4.3, RL.4.10, RL.5.2, RL.5.3, RL.5.10...
$5.50
83
Digital Download PDF (4.01 MB)
By Cait's Cool School
These task cards work well as discussion or writing prompts while reading "Because of Mr. Terupt" by Rob Buyea. Get students thinking about their reading and extending their learning as they make connections, draw conclusions, evaluate author's
Subjects:
Writing, Close Reading, Reading
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Guided Reading Books, Printables
CCSS:
RL.4.1, RL.4.2, RL.4.3, RL.4.7, RL.4.10, RL.5.1, RL.5.2, RL.5.3, RL.5.5, RL.5.10, RL.6.1...
$5.00
28
Digital Download PDF (9.48 MB)
By Cait's Cool School
This parent call log is a Google Sheets product designed to make parent communication easier. The bonus of using this is that you can access or edit at school or at home, wherever you need to make the call. Store in your drive and use it every year
Subjects:
Classroom Management, For All Subjects
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Google Apps, Classroom Forms
$2.00
10
Digital Download PDF (1.23 MB)
By Cait's Cool School
This product includes six quick checks to assess students' comprehension of Louis Sachar's Holes. The novel is broken up into six sections: Ch. 1-8, 9-16, 17-24, 25-32, 33-40, and 41-50. Each quick check has 4 multiple choice questions and 1
Subjects:
Writing, Close Reading, Reading
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Google Apps, Printables
CCSS:
RL.5.1, RL.5.2, RL.5.3, RL.5.5, RL.5.10, RL.6.1, RL.6.2, RL.6.3, RL.6.5, RL.6.10, RL.7.1...
$5.00
20
Digital Download PDF (2.60 MB)
By Cait's Cool School
Inspired by the book, this writing unit promotes a positive environment as students describe their favorite part of themselves. This unit includes:lesson plansorganizers for studentstwo model examples with additional analysis to help students choose
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Creative Writing, Poetry
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Printables, Graphic Organizers, Google Apps
CCSS:
W.3.4, W.3.5, W.3.10, W.4.4, W.4.5, W.4.10, W.5.1, W.5.1a, W.5.1d, W.5.4, W.5.5...
$5.00
39
Digital Download PDF (2.02 MB)
By Cait's Cool School
Lapbooks are a fun and engaging ways for students to keep track of their learning while reading a novel. Students will use character traits, create a story map, and extend their learning as they evaluate the novel. Updated as of July 2018: more
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading Strategies, Reading
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Interactive Notebooks, Lesson
$5.00
50
Digital Download PDF (3.20 MB)
By Cait's Cool School
ELA teachers! Are you looking for something to jazz up your classroom door? This quote reminds students that books can take them anywhere! Included is the quote "Reading gives us some place to go when we have to stay where we are" and arrows for
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Printables, Bulletin Board Ideas
$3.50
21
Digital Download ZIP (22.45 MB)
By Cait's Cool School
This engaging lapbook is a hands on way for students to practice their comprehension skills while reading Kate DiCamillo's moving novel. Various options are included to enable you to differentiate for your students.Included:Cover (4 options)Story
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Close Reading, Reading
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Activities, Printables
CCSS:
RL.3.1, RL.3.2, RL.3.3, RL.3.5, RL.3.9, RL.3.10, RL.4.1, RL.4.2, RL.4.3, RL.4.9, RL.4.10...
$5.00
27
Digital Download PDF (2.83 MB)
By Cait's Cool School
Now includes GOOGLE SLIDES™ version! Perfect if you're doing distance learning. Grab this set before the price goes up!This interactive tab book serves as an engaging companion to Sharon Creech's Love that Dog. It can fit into an interactive
Subjects:
Reading, Poetry, Close Reading
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Printables, Interactive Notebooks, Google Apps
CCSS:
RL.3.1, RL.3.2, RL.3.3, RL.3.5, RL.3.10, RL.4.1, RL.4.2, RL.4.3, RL.4.5, RL.4.10, RL.5.1...
$5.00
33
Digital Download ZIP (3.49 MB)
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

11th year of teaching, 4th year of teaching at the college level in addition to elementary. I've taught 3rd-5th grade, in addition to English 101 and remedial English at the college level.

MY TEACHING STYLE

I'm very laid back, flexible, and creative. I love creating open-ended problems and "missions" for students to tackle that are motivating.

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

Yet to be added

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

Liberal Arts Degree, with a minor in English from University of Notre Dame of Maryland. Masters in Arts of Teaching from Loyola University Maryland. Certified for Elementary Education and English 6-12.

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

I love teaching and I love creating new teaching projects to motivate my students :)

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