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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
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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
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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
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Enforce the test-taking skill of following directions with this resource. This printable 1-page activity uses a humorous approach to teach students the value of READING and FOLLOWING DIRECTIONS. In the directions, students are told to read the
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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
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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
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Students enjoy and learn from informative writing with this bundle (and you save 20%). WHEN I WAS YOUR AGE: INTERVIEWING AND WRITING ABOUT SOMEONE FROM AN OLDER GENERATION Use this informative writing activity to foster writing and history. In
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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
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Let students have some writing fun as they learn how to be concise in their writing. This 4-page printable resource includes • an introductory page with explanations and examples of problems with wordiness in writing • 40 examples of inflated
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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
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Show students writing fun as they learn to eliminate wordiness and redundancy. This 12-page, printable bundle combines two popular Class Act Press resources: “Eliminate Wordiness: Cutting Unnecessary Words and Phrases” and “Don’t Let Me Repeat
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Let students combine vocabulary fun and history fun as they learn about the interesting etymology of 30 words. This 5-page printable activity first introduces students to etymologies and then provides two worksheets with thirty words with
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Fog! Gas lights! Mysteries! SHERLOCK HOLMES must be close at hand. The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle: Sherlock Holmes Close Reading Study Guide lets your students enjoy a trip to Holmes’s flat at 221B Baker Street, London,where Holmes and his
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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
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Students learn real-life expository or informative writing with this 7-page, printable resource that helps them hone their skills by learning how to write a movie review. The printable packet includes • an introductory page with tips for
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Show your students that vocabulary can be fun! This 5-page printable activity • first introduces students to PALINDROMES, with examples of palindromes that are words, phrases, sentences, and numbers • then presents students with 3 pages of
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Use this activity to foster critical thinking and creative thinking in your students...and help them get to know Mark Twain better. This 5-page printable activity . . . • First, students read of the fame that MARK TWAIN has achieved not only from
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Let your students know that learning grammar can be fun! Use this resource with St. Patrick's Day or whenever you want an entertaining way to teach parts of speech. In this printable, 2-page bell-ringer resource, students learn about • Ireland
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Students have vocabulary fun as they examine adverbs when they study parts of speech. This 4-page printable resource presents . . . • an introduction to the history of Tom Swifties • examples of Tom Swifties • 2 pages of fill-ins for students to
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Incorporate both critical thinking and critical writing into your classroom. This 23-page reproducible activity offers over 220 quotations your students consider and then respond to. You might ask students to frame their response in any number of
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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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