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Students have critical thinking fun as they put on their thinking caps. Included are 50 riddles and brain teasers. Example: Would you prefer to have a ten-gallon container full of nickels or a five-gallon container full of dimes? Answer: a 5-gallon
Subjects:
Critical Thinking, For All Subject Areas, For All Subjects
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Adult Education, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
$4.00
24 ratings
4.0
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By Class Act Press
Fog! Gas lights! Mysteries! SHERLOCK HOLMES must be close at hand. “The Adventure of the Speckled Band”--Sherlock Holmes Close Reading Study Guide is ready so students can enjoy a trip to Holmes’s flat at 221B Baker Street, London. Here’s what
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Short Stories, Close Reading
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Study Guides, Worksheets, Printables
CCSS:
RL.9-10.1, RL.9-10.3, RL.9-10.9, RL.9-10.10, W.9-10.1, W.9-10.1a, W.9-10.1c, W.9-10.7, W.9-10.8, W.9-10.9, L.9-10.4...
$8.00
7 ratings
4.0
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By Class Act Press
Alfred Hitchcock's “Rear Window” stars Jimmy Stewart as a globetrotting photographer confined to his New York City home. He passes the time by watching his neighbors and suddenly thinks a murder been committed in a nearby apartment. Stewart’s
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Visual Arts, Drama
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Study Guides, Worksheets, Printables
CCSS:
W.8.1, W.8.1b, W.8.2, W.8.7, W.8.10, W.9-10.1, W.9-10.1b, W.9-10.2, W.9-10.7, W.9-10.10, W.11-12.1...
$18.00
24 ratings
4.0
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By Class Act Press
Teach students real-life Informational writing skills and save 20% with this bundle. How To Write a Movie Review is a 7-page printable writing activity. The resource includes • an introductory page with tips for teachers • 4 pages of information
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Writing-Expository, Writing
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
$9.00
$7.20
8 ratings
4.0
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By Class Act Press
Students enjoy one of O. Henry’s surprise endings as they explore the meaning of friendship in “The Last Leaf,” one of the author’s most famous short stories. Your 16-page, reproducible study guide includes . . . • introduction, background
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Short Stories, Close Reading
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th
Types:
Study Guides, Worksheets, Printables
CCSS:
RL.6.1, RL.6.4, RL.6.10, RL.7.1, RL.7.4, RL.7.10, RL.8.1, RL.8.4, RL.8.10, RL.9-10.1, RL.9-10.4...
$6.00
11 ratings
4.0
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By Class Act Press
Learning grammar through proofreading can be fun! This 31-page printable activity presents 20 LETTERS AND JOURNAL ENTRIES from one of Ms. Jones’s not-very-proficient English students, a student with common and numerous writing mistakes. (Will you
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Grammar
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
$5.00
8 ratings
4.0
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By Class Act Press
Enforce the test-taking skill of following directions with this handy resource. This printable 1-page activity uses a humorous approach to teach students the value of CAREFUL READING and FOLLOWING DIRECTIONS. In the directions, students are
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Critical Thinking, Test Preparation
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
$2.00
9 ratings
3.9
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By Class Act Press
Students have vocabulary fun as they learn phobias by studying context clues and prefixes. This 5-page printable activity • introduces students to the suffix -PHOBIA, with a definition and examples • tells students about the importance of using
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Vocabulary
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
$3.49
10 ratings
3.7
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By Class Act Press
The film THE MIRACLE WORKER tells the real life of blind and deaf Helen Keller and Anne Sullivan, her extraordinary teacher. The strength of the two women — and their test of wills—makes for compelling viewing and gives students an opportunity to
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Social Studies - History, Drama
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th
Types:
Study Guides, Worksheets, Movie Guides
$15.00
5 ratings
4.0
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By Class Act Press
This convenient bundle introduces students to the world of SIR ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE and SHERLOCK HOLMES with the famous story "The Adventure of the Speckled Band." Included in the Conan Doyle biography are . . . • a 5-page biography of Conan Doyle,
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Short Stories, Close Reading
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th
Types:
Study Guides, Worksheets, Printables
$16.00
$12.80
8 ratings
4.0
Bundle
By Class Act Press
Sherlock Holmes author information! Introduce your students to the Victorian world of SHERLOCK HOLMES and his creator, author SIR ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE. This 11-page reproducible resource includes . . . • a 5-page biography of Conan Doyle, including
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Informational Text, Close Reading
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Study Guides, Worksheets, Printables
CCSS:
RI.9-10.2, RI.9-10.4, RI.9-10.10, RI.11-12.2, RI.11-12.4, RI.11-12.10, CCRA.R.4, CCRA.L.3, CCRA.L.4, CCRA.L.6
$8.00
5 ratings
3.9
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By Class Act Press
This study material accompanies the information on the A&E Channel’s website “Charles Dickens Biography,” which you can preview at tinyurl.com/o5p53qy.This 8-page printable packet includes . . . • a Note to Teachers with ideas about how to
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature, Informational Text
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Webquests
$3.00
4 ratings
4.0
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By Class Act Press
Students learn informative writing in a real-world setting. This 10-page writing activity helps students hone expository writing skills by learning how to write a restaurant review. The reproducible packet includes • a 2-page introduction
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Writing-Expository, Writing
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
$5.00
4 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (1.12 MB)
By Class Act Press
Students enjoy one of O. Henry’s famous surprise endings as they meet Jimmy Valentine, reformed safecracker (or is he reformed?). Here’s what you’ll find in your 20-page printable guide: • introductory notes to teachers about the story, along with
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Short Stories, Close Reading
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th
Types:
Study Guides, Worksheets, Printables
$6.00
4 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (1.58 MB)
By Class Act Press
Fog! Gas lights! Mysteries! SHERLOCK HOLMES must be close at hand. “The Red-Headed League”--Sherlock Holmes Close Reading Study Guide is ready so your students can enjoy a trip to Holmes’s flat at 221B Baker Street, London. Here’s what you’ll
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Short Stories, Close Reading
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education
Types:
Study Guides, Worksheets, Printables
CCSS:
RL.9-10.1, RL.9-10.3, RL.9-10.9, RL.9-10.10, RL.11-12.1, RL.11-12.3, RL.11-12.9, RL.11-12.10, W.9-10.1, W.9-10.1a, W.9-10.1c...
$8.00
3 ratings
4.0
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By Class Act Press
Show your students that informational writing and research can be fun with this resource.In this educational and entertaining writing assignment, students create a travel brochure based on the attractions of their hometown. This 3-page reproducible
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Writing-Expository, Writing
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Research, Worksheets, Printables
$3.00
37 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (1.22 MB)
By Class Act Press
Fog! Gas lights! Mysteries! SHERLOCK HOLMES must be close at hand. The Final Problem: Sherlock Holmes Close Reading Study Guide is ready so your students can enjoy a trip to Holmes’s flat at 221B Baker Street, London. Your 26-page reproducible
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Short Stories, Close Reading
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Study Guides, Worksheets, Printables
CCSS:
RL.9-10.1, RL.9-10.3, RL.9-10.9, RL.9-10.10, RL.11-12.1, RL.11-12.3, RL.11-12.9, RL.11-12.10, W.9-10.1, W.9-10.1a, W.9-10.1c...
$8.00
3 ratings
4.0
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By Class Act Press
In this printable, 11-page resource, students learn how to be concise in writing by eliminating redundant words and phrases.They first examine examples of redundancy and see how the examples should be written to avoid repetition.Example: The true
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Writing
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
$5.00
19 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (1.58 MB)
By Class Act Press
Incorrigible Henry Higgins meets irrepressible Liza Doolittle in MY FAIR LADY, an all-time favorite musical and Oscar winner based on George Bernard Shaw’s PYGMALION. Students will be captivated with Professor Higgins’ attempts to turn flower
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Drama, Literature
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Study Guides, Worksheets, Activities
$18.00
5 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (2.13 MB)
By Class Act Press
In this webquest, students use research skills to uncover interesting facts about the life and works of Agatha Christie, the queen of mystery literature. This 4-page, printable activity presents a brief introduction about Agatha Christie's
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature, Informational Text
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Worksheets, Printables, Webquests
$3.25
8 ratings
3.9
Digital Download PDF (0.96 MB)
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Over thirty years' experience in middle school, junior high, high school, college, and GED.

MY TEACHING STYLE

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HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

President's Award from Henderson Community College; Initial Recipient: Thurman-Askew Award for Adjunct Faculty

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

Henderson Community College Indiana University University of Evansville Murray State University

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

• Ticket to Write: Writing Skills for Success (Pearson, 2012) (co-author) • The Only Grammar and Style Workbook You'll Ever Need: A One-Stop Practice and Exercise Book for Perfect Writing (Adams Media Corporation, 2012) • Henderson (Arcadia Publishers, 2008) • The Everything Grammar and Style Book: All the Rules You Need to Know to Master Great Writing (2nd ed.) (Adams Media Corporation, 2008) • Expanding Horizons: Short Readings and Images from Unusual Topics (Penguin Academic Series, Pearson Longman, 2006) • The Only Grammar Book You’ll Ever Need (Adams Media Corporation, 2003) • 10 study guides for Masterpiece Theatre and other PBS productions • 19 study guides for various films

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