Core Inspiration by Laura Santos

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By Core Inspiration by Laura Santos
Your students will each be interviewing a classmate using a set of provided questions, and writing a short informational piece about their partner using their interview answers. This activity is a perfect class building activity for the first weeks
Subjects:
Writing-Expository, Writing, Back to School
Grades:
Homeschool, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Assessment, Printables
CCSS:
W.2.2, W.2.5, W.3.2, W.3.4, W.3.5, W.3.10, W.4.2, W.4.4, W.4.5, W.4.10
$4.00
118
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By Core Inspiration by Laura Santos
Printable and digital word problems included. These differentiate word problems designed to help second grade students exercise multi-step math problem solving, reasoning, critical thinking, and precise math modeling skills during their addition and
Subjects:
Math, Basic Operations, Word Problems
Grades:
2nd
Types:
Math Centers, Task Cards, Assessment
CCSS:
2.NBT.B.5, 2.NBT.B.6, 2.NBT.B.7, 2.NBT.B.8, 2.NBT.B.9, 2.OA.A.1, MP1, MP2, MP4, MP5, MP6
$7.00
108
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By Core Inspiration by Laura Santos
This resource is designed to help you transform one of your school days into a special learning event dedicated to sharing love for reading, and setting the stage for summer reading. I enjoy hosting this event in my own classroom during the last
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, End of Year, Reading
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Projects, Lesson Plans (Bundled)
$5.00
102
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By Core Inspiration by Laura Santos
The 6 Math in Motion Games included in this resource are designed to help your students get hands-on rounding practice, and build a foundational understanding for third grade rounding skills. GAMES INCLUDED:★ Roll and Round (round numbers to the
Subjects:
Math, Arithmetic, Basic Operations
Grades:
Homeschool, 3rd
Types:
Math Centers, Activities, Games
CCSS:
2.NBT.A.1a, 4.NBT.A.3
$6.00
79
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By Core Inspiration by Laura Santos
OVERVIEW: If you are struggling to keep interruptions at bay during small group math instruction, give this toolkit a try. The tools in this kit help develop student independence and resourcefulness rather than dependence on the teacher as the
Subjects:
Math, Classroom Management
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Posters, Minilessons, Printables
$1.00
428
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By Core Inspiration by Laura Santos
The 9 Math in Motion Games included in this resource are designed to help your students get hands-on practice with place value, and build a foundational understanding for second grade place value skills. GAMES INCLUDED: ★ Place Value Mystery
Subjects:
Arithmetic, Basic Operations, Place Value
Grades:
Homeschool, 2nd
Types:
Math Centers, Games
CCSS:
2.NBT.A.1, 2.NBT.A.1a, 2.NBT.A.1b, 2.NBT.A.2, 2.NBT.A.3, 2.NBT.A.4, 2.OA.B.2
$9.00
130
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By Core Inspiration by Laura Santos
Looking for the perfect tool to build or review second grade place value fluency and understanding for numbers 100 - 1,000? Discovered your second graders aren’t retaining the skills introduced during your place value unit? Searching for a low-prep,
Subjects:
Math, Measurement, Place Value
Grades:
2nd
Types:
Math Centers, Google Apps, Test Prep
CCSS:
2.NBT.A.1, 2.NBT.A.1a, 2.NBT.A.1b, 2.NBT.A.2, 2.NBT.A.3, 2.NBT.A.4, 2.NBT.B.8, 3.NBT.A.2
$6.00
156
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By Core Inspiration by Laura Santos
The rubrics included in this resource are designed to boost student accountability during reading workshop each day, regardless of the reading workshop curriculum or approach you use. Students can glue these rubrics to the inside front cover of
Subjects:
Reading Strategies, Reading
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Rubrics, Assessment, Printables
$5.00
199
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By Core Inspiration by Laura Santos
Digital & printable word problems included. These differentiate word problems are designed to help second grade students exercise multi-step math problem solving, reasoning, critical thinking, and precise math modeling skills for the following
Subjects:
Math, Word Problems
Grades:
Homeschool, 2nd
Types:
Math Centers, Task Cards, Assessment
CCSS:
2.MD.A.1, 2.MD.A.2, 2.MD.A.3, 2.MD.A.4, 2.MD.B.5, 2.MD.B.6, 2.MD.C.7, 2.MD.C.8, 2.MD.D.9, 2.MD.D.10, 2.NBT.A.1...
$74.00
$59.20
120
Bundle
By Core Inspiration by Laura Santos
Printable and digital word problems included. These differentiate word problems designed to help second grade students exercise multi-step math problem solving, reasoning, critical thinking, and precise math modeling skills during their place value
Subjects:
Word Problems, Place Value
Grades:
Homeschool, 2nd
Types:
Math Centers, Task Cards, Assessment
CCSS:
2.NBT.A.1, 2.NBT.A.1a, 2.NBT.A.1b, 2.NBT.A.2, 2.NBT.A.3, 2.NBT.A.4, MP1, MP2, MP4, MP5, MP6...
$7.00
141
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By Core Inspiration by Laura Santos
This Meet the Teacher page is a short letter that allows students and parents to get to know more about you at the beginning of the year. This page can be placed on students’ desks the morning of the first day along with their bellwork or
Subjects:
Back to School
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
For Parents, Printables, Classroom Forms
$2.00
312
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By Core Inspiration by Laura Santos
Printable and digital formats included. Word problems designed to help third grade students exercise multi-step math problem solving, reasoning, critical thinking, and precise math modeling skills during their area and perimeter unit. Each of the 40
Subjects:
Geometry, Word Problems, Measurement
Grades:
Homeschool, 3rd
Types:
Math Centers, Task Cards, Assessment
CCSS:
3.MD.C.5, 3.MD.C.5a, 3.MD.C.5b, 3.MD.C.6, 3.MD.C.7, 3.MD.C.7a, 3.MD.C.7b, 3.MD.D.8, 3.MD.C.7c, 3.MD.C.7d
$7.00
97
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By Core Inspiration by Laura Santos
These labels are designed to help you and your students create a more organized and efficient learning environment. They are designed to be printed on 2” x 4” shipping labels (like Avery 5613 labels), and can be affixed to any notebook or folder.
Subjects:
Classroom Management, Back to School
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Printables
$3.00
104
Digital Download PDF (2.10 MB)
By Core Inspiration by Laura Santos
These editable classroom job cards give specific instructions that guide students through a variety of tasks so they can help you pack and clean your classroom at the end of the year. Rather than working through the process before and after school,
Subjects:
Life Skills, Classroom Management, End of Year
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Task Cards, Printables, Other
$3.00
248
Digital Download ZIP (32.31 MB)
By Core Inspiration by Laura Santos
This resource contains 10 editable reading BINGO cards, which can be used to track nightly at-home reading. Introducing this simple reading homework program in your classroom has the potential to:★ Transform routine at-home reading logs into a fun
Subjects:
Other (ELA), Balanced Literacy, Reading
Grades:
Homeschool, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Activities, Homework, Printables
$3.00
116
Digital Download ZIP (7.81 MB)
By Core Inspiration by Laura Santos
The 6 Math in Motion Games included in this resource are designed to help your students get hands-on practice with arrays and basic multiplication, and build a foundational understanding for second grade arrays & multiplication skills. GAMES
Subjects:
Math, Arithmetic, Basic Operations
Grades:
Homeschool, 2nd
Types:
Math Centers, Games
CCSS:
2.OA.C.4, 3.OA.A.1
$6.00
61
Digital Download PDF (30.02 MB)
By Core Inspiration by Laura Santos
Games, problem solving tasks, projects, and number of the day binder pages to enrich your entire year of math instruction. These 2nd grade math enrichment activities aren’t busy work. They help your students develop a deeper understanding of second
Subjects:
Math, Word Problems, Other (Math)
Grades:
2nd
Types:
Projects, Task Cards, Games
CCSS:
2.MD.A.1, 2.MD.A.2, 2.MD.A.3, 2.MD.A.4, 2.MD.B.5, 2.MD.B.6, 2.MD.C.7, 2.MD.C.8, 2.MD.D.9, 2.MD.D.10, 2.NBT.A.1...
$186.50
$136.20
40
Bundle
By Core Inspiration by Laura Santos
Digital and printable formats included. Word problems designed to help third grade students exercise multi-step math problem solving, reasoning, critical thinking, and precise math modeling skills during their fractions unit. Each of the 36 math
Subjects:
Fractions, Word Problems
Grades:
Homeschool, 3rd
Types:
Math Centers, Task Cards, Assessment
CCSS:
3.NF.A.1, 3.NF.A.2, 3.NF.A.2a, 3.NF.A.2b, 3.NF.A.3, 3.NF.A.3a, 3.NF.A.3b, 3.NF.A.3c, 3.NF.A.3d
$7.00
79
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By Core Inspiration by Laura Santos
These desk tags are the perfect way to bring a personal touch to your classroom décor. Each year when the first signs of spring arrive, print these tags and bring a little sunshine to your classroom. This product includes 6 customizable name plate
Subjects:
Classroom Management, Other (Specialty)
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Clip Art, Printables, Other
$3.00
99
Digital Download PPT (36.10 MB)
By Core Inspiration by Laura Santos
Are your students struggling to explain their math reasoning? Are your young mathematicians creating confusing or vague math models? This Write To Explain How To Guide will walk your students through five steps for creating detailed math model and
Subjects:
Math Test Prep, Word Problems, Writing
Grades:
Homeschool, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Math Centers, Rubrics, Printables
CCSS:
MP1, MP2, MP4, MP6, MP7
$6.75
88
Digital Download ZIP (16.91 MB)
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I have ten years of elementary teaching experience in grades 2-4. My strengths are classroom management, organization of workshop-style teaching and learning, and designing resources that make differentiation simple. You can read more about my classroom at my blog Core Inspiration.

MY TEACHING STYLE

Math Workshop Reading Workshop Writing Workshop Project Based Learning Organized Differentiation Responsive Classroom Hands-On Games and Simulations Inquiry and Conversation-Driven Instruction Critical Thinking Technology Integration Student Collaboration and Team building

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

Scholastic Instructor Advisory Board Member

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

BA Public Relations, San Jose State University Multiple Subjects Teaching Credential, San Jose State University

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

I have taught students who have a variety of learning styles and possess the natural ability to ignite passion and enthusiasm for learning in all children. I help each child develop pride and confidence in their strengths so they can use that self-confidence to drive them in the face of academic challenge. Learning about my students' personal interests helps me differentiate my instruction to meet their needs in a way that is interesting and challenging to them resulting in a love for learning.

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