Classics on Caffeine

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In this 3-day mini unit, students will be asked to condense a pinnacle life moment into just six words. What makes this package different is the addition of MENTOR MEMOIRS. Students will analyze Six Word Memoirs for their WORD PATTERNS, then mimic
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Back to School Reading Survey. LEADERS + LITERACY = POWER. Are you looking for a "Back to School" activity that gets students thinking about the power of literature? Do you want to set the stage for a year of reading? Then give this activity a
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BLACK SHIPS BEFORE TROY by Rosemary Sutcliff is a story of love, deception, courage and war. This retelling of THE ILLIAD is sure to engage students from upper elementary all the way to high school-- unfortunately the resources all seemed to fall
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This single sheet poetry response is ready for you to print and use! This handout is designed to compliment my other Maya Angelou resources or to stand alone as a poetry analysis activity. Within minutes, students will be able to dive into
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Citing Textual Evidence Mini-Lesson. WAIT! You can purchase this product as part of my READING BUNDLE #1 for a discounted price! Check it out: Reading Bundle #1 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ This mini-lesson uses the song "Tom's Diner" by
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50 DIFFERENT SENTENCE STEMS AND QUESTIONS WILL KEEP YOUR STUDENTS TALKING AND ENGAGED!! These Cafe Conversation Cards were created to help students learn how to ask thought-provoking questions and engage with classmates for an academic purpose.
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"Judgement" is the underlying theme of To Kill a Mockingbird's Chapter 23. Judgement by jury and Judgement by society are both explored within the touching dialogue between Atticus, Jem and Scout. Students can wrestle with these issues right along
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Point of View Mini-Lesson. PERFECT FOR AN ENGAGING HALLOWEEN or FRIDAY THE 13th ACTIVITY!! This lesson uses the song "Nightmare on my Street" by Fresh Prince to teach the following ELA Reading Literary Text Standard: ANALYZE HOW THE AUTHORS
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Are you looking for a way for students to practice identifying the FICTION NOTICE AND NOTE SIGNPOSTS (Beers, Probst) and are tired of the same old bookmarks and note taking sheets? Then this project may be just what you need!! Once my students had
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Greek god web quest. Students will be engaged as they transform a Greek god/goddess from "Ancient Bore" to "Modern Knockout". This is a new spin on traditional Greek god research. Students analyze the character traits of a Greek god and work to
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The Odyssey Group Challenge. "And now I pondered how to hurt him worst, if but Athena granted what I prayed for. Here are the means I thought would serve my turn" (The Odyssey). Odysseus (and crew) are being held captive by a man-eating Cyclops.
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Reading Standards, Literary Terms, and Figurative Language. Imagine greeting your students with a song as they walk into your classroom! Music is an engaging way to introduce Reading Standards and encourage students to critically work through a
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Set the table, warm up the tea, bake up the finest pastries and invite your students to participate in Aunt Alexandra's formal tea party! In Chapter 24 from To Kill a Mockingbird, Harper Lee introduces readers to a select group of gossipy women
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TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD webquest. "Minimize all noise. At the time of your husband's arrival, eliminate all noise of the washer, dryer or vacuum. Try to encourage the children to be quiet" This was just one of many expectations for women found in the
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Before starting the novel, THE OUTSIDERS by SE HINTON, pass out this wildly popular handout. Read the different "friend requests" out loud and have students determine whether they would FRIEND or DENY the requests, base on the words written. Each
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It is important for students to have choice when it comes to reading. This project allows students to choose from a wide variety of novels that feature the "Hero's Journey" plot structure. Assign this independent project to reinforce "journey"
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Analyzing Theme. LOVE and MUSIC--- is there anything else that teenagers value more? Why not use this natural fascination with love as a tool to dig deeper into any novel study? This packet includes a student-friendly handout that defines SEVEN
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Students will be proclaiming "PREACH IT!", "AMEN", and "I HEAR YOU!" as they experience the thrill of visiting Calpurnia's church! In this packet, students will become Jem, Scout, Calpurnia and the members of First Purchase Church as they ACT OUT
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Nothing is better than curling up with a good book, sipping a cup of cocoa, and warming up by the fire. Now students can take advantage of an unplanned snow day or a long winter break to experience a variety of "COZY reading COMFORTS" For this FUN
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Gender-based achievement gaps (especially in math and science) suggest the existence of gender bias in the classroom. Although most people would like to believe gender bias in the classroom is no longer a problem, evidence points to a persistent
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

19 years teaching 8th grade English 8, English I, English 9 and Gifted/Talented Extensive experience serving on curriculum writing teams

MY TEACHING STYLE

I enjoy the challenge of creating units that 100% engaged students! Through my song connections, articles of the week, movie analysis, writing challenges, and heated debates, students are surprised to discover the RELEVANCE in what is being studied. My classroom is one of constant variety and ever-changing experiences all tied directly to state standards and assessments.

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

2016 School District Teacher of the Year 2016 Middle School Teacher of the Year National Board Certification: Adolescent Literature National Board Certification Renewal: Adolescent Literature

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

Bachelors Degree: English/Secondary Education (7-12) and Journalism Masters Degree: Adolescent Literature

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