Cathryn Free

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By Cathryn Free
Teach how to write the basic five-paragraph with one easy all-in-one guide. It breaks down the steps to writing the essay in a simple way, and puts it all together.This beginner guide to writing the five-paragraph essay includes:Writing RulesSample
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Writing, Writing-Essays
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Homeschool, 7th
Types:
Handouts, EBooks
$9.99
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By Cathryn Free
This power point presentation is a great way to introduce dialogue and how to write it. It can be used in conjunction with an English lesson or a creative writing assignment. It covers some of the basics of writing dialogue and includes a practice
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Creative Writing, Grammar
Grades:
8th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Activities, PowerPoint Presentations
$3.50
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By Cathryn Free
This is a great activity to connect a lesson about parasitic worms to the real world while practicing internet research skills. It allows students to discover the disadvantages of developing countries and gets them to think critically about possible
Subjects:
Science, Biology, Computer Science - Technology
Grades:
8th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Activities, Research
$1.00
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By Cathryn Free
This is a useful tool when teaching how to write a story and the basic elements to include. It can be used as a teacher-led, whole class activity or an individual assignment to outline a story. Demonstrates the Beginning, Middle, and End parts of a
Subjects:
Short Stories, Creative Writing
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Activities, Outlines, Printables
$1.00
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By Cathryn Free
Printable ebook for the Writing Process. In it you'll find instructions and explanations for every part of the writing process along with action steps to practice writing, whether fiction or nonfiction, creative or informative, long or short form.
Subjects:
Creative Writing, Writing, Writing-Essays
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Adult Education, Homeschool, 7th
Types:
Handouts, EBooks, Mini-Course
$9.99
Digital Download PDF (22.06 MB)
By Cathryn Free
This activity can be used to assess student's understanding of how energy flows from the sun to humans through producers and consumers. The pyramid can engage student creativity while encouraging them to summarize the transfer of energy. This
Subjects:
Science, Biology
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Activities, Assessment
$1.00
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By Cathryn Free
This is a great lesson to use with students to teach rhyming and forming a simple poem: the couplet. Students can work together or with the teacher and come up with words that rhyme and ultimately form their own couplet.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Creative Writing, Poetry
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Activities
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By Cathryn Free
Teaching how to write the basic five-paragraph essay can be frustrating. You can use this guide to help make the lesson(s) easier. It breaks down the steps to writing the essay in a simple way, and puts it all together. This beginner guide to
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Writing-Essays
Grades:
8th, 9th, Homeschool, 6th, 7th
Types:
Projects, Activities, Printables
$5.00
Digital Download DOCX (0.02 MB)
By Cathryn Free
This novel guide is a great way to work through any novel! It includes lessons on characterization, cause and effect, dialogue, conflict, plot and theme. The guide can be used with whole group teaching of one novel, or can be divided up with
Subjects:
Literature, Reading
Grades:
8th, 9th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Novel Study
$5.00
Digital Download DOCX (0.28 MB)
By Cathryn Free
Clear concise slides presentation on what the different types of sentences, combining sentences is, why it's needed for writing, and step by step instructions on how to do it. Complete with an example paragraph for practice.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Creative Writing, Writing
Grades:
8th, 9th, Homeschool, 6th, 7th
Types:
Activities, PowerPoint Presentations
$3.00
Online Resource
Google Slides™
By Cathryn Free
Colorful and organized worksheet to use with non-fiction reading assignment to practice both writing and citing.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Informational Text, Reading
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, Homeschool, 7th
Types:
Worksheets, Graphic Organizers, Activities
$3.00
Digital Download PDF (0.07 MB)
By Cathryn Free
Slide presentation on subject/verb agreement with practice sentences. Great for distance learning.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Grammar
Grades:
8th, Homeschool, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Activities, PowerPoint Presentations
$3.00
Online Resource
Google Slides™
By Cathryn Free
This is a great activity for students to understand estimation and develop skills in measuring. It explores three different areas of measurement: Length, mass and volume. A great lab to perform in a measurement unit!
Subjects:
General Science, Physical Science, Science
Grades:
8th, Homeschool, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Activities, Laboratory
$2.00
Digital Download PDF (0.15 MB)
By Cathryn Free
Quick and straight forward slide presentation on prepositions. Slides include: description of what prepositions are and how they work, a list of commonly used prepositions, practice sentences, and a writing assignment using prepositions.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, ELA Test Prep, Grammar
Grades:
8th, 9th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Minilessons, PowerPoint Presentations
$3.00
Online Resource
Google Slides™
By Cathryn Free
Slide presentation on absolute constructs with directions on how to form them. Great for Distance Learning!
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Creative Writing, Writing
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, Homeschool, 7th
Types:
Activities, PowerPoint Presentations
$4.00
Online Resource
Google Slides™
By Cathryn Free
Slide presentation on verbs covering basic tenses with their participles, perfect tenses, transitive verbs, and irregular verbs. Great for Distance Learning!
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Grammar
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, Homeschool, 7th
Types:
Activities, PowerPoint Presentations
$4.00
Online Resource
Google Slides™
By Cathryn Free
Simple slide presentation on the types of conflict. Great for Distance Learning!
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature, Reading
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Activities, PowerPoint Presentations
$4.00
Online Resource
Google Slides™
By Cathryn Free
This is a great activity to help students organize their thoughts while prewriting a story. It emphasizes the organization of a story, while ensuring that students understand that it is a problem or conflict that propels a story forward. Once
Subjects:
Creative Writing, Writing
Grades:
Homeschool, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Activities, Outlines
$1.00
Digital Download DOCX (0.01 MB)
By Cathryn Free
Google Slide Presentation on Possessive Nouns. Great for distance learning!
Subjects:
English Language Arts, ELA Test Prep, Grammar
Grades:
8th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Activities, PowerPoint Presentations
$3.00
Online Resource
Google Slides™
By Cathryn Free
Slide presentation on predicate nouns, adjectives and pronoun antecedents. Great for distance learning!
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Writing, Grammar
Grades:
8th, Homeschool, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Activities, PowerPoint Presentations
$3.00
Online Resource
Google Slides™
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I taught in the elementary classroom for many years, before switching to explore my passion for writing full time. My work has appeared on several different children's magazine sites.

MY TEACHING STYLE

I believe children have a strong desire to read and deserve to read amazing stories that capture their interests as well as their hearts.

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

I graduate with honors from Martin Luther College.

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

I graduated with a B.S. in elementary education and have attended many workshops. I currently carry a valid state licence and hope to begin pursuing a graduate degree soon.

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

I love reading, running, and writing. I believe that teachers should have fun doing their job resulting in students who have fun learning!

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