Diane Smith

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By Diane Smith
Tired of looking for large letters that do not match your classroom color scheme? Need large letters to highlight your workstation or small group center areas? Then, look no further!!!
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PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
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Printables, Bulletin Board Ideas, Literacy Center Ideas
$1.00
60 ratings
4.0
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By Diane Smith
3rd grade Math powerpoint test prep. Test prep questions include: addition, subtraction, composing and decomposing numbers, word problems, properties, equations, patterns, geometry, and modeling multiplication.
Subjects:
Math
Grades:
3rd
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Assessment
$1.00
26 ratings
3.9
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By Diane Smith
3rd grade Grammar and Writing test prep powerpoint file. Test prep questions includes: editing and revising, vivid language, spelling, and punctuation....etc....
Subjects:
English Language Arts
Grades:
3rd
Types:
Assessment
$1.00
25 ratings
4.0
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By Diane Smith
Prepare for your classroom evaluation or that important job interview. Collect artifacts that showcase your strengths as a classroom teacher. Meticulously designing your portfolio can ignite a growth spurt in developing your professional growth.
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For All Subject Areas
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PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
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Professional Documents
$2.00
28 ratings
4.0
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By Diane Smith
Tools of Persuasion Checking for Understanding: One of the most important pieces of information that teachers can ever obtain is whether or not their students understand what is being taught. Getting on the Bandwagon Tools of Persuasion Checking
Subjects:
English Language Arts
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Assessment
$1.00
16 ratings
4.0
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By Diane Smith
Prepare for your classroom evaluation or that important job interview. Collect artifacts that showcase your strengths as a classroom teacher. Meticulously designing your portfolio can ignite a growth spurt in developing your professional growth.
Subjects:
For All Subject Areas
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Printables, Posters
$2.00
21 ratings
4.0
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By Diane Smith
The Common Core State Standards in fictional literature calls for students to identify and describe characters’ actions, thoughts, and motivations, which is no small task for some students. This “Getting to Know You activity” is a fun activity and
Subjects:
English Language Arts
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Activities
$1.00
17 ratings
3.9
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By Diane Smith
The Duhbuhyou (W) Family Story Element mini flip chart is a fun anticipatory set before modeling and teaching story elements to your students. Students will color, cut out, and paste together their story element hands. A small amount of glue will
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Reading Strategies
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Activities, Printables
$1.00
12 ratings
3.9
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By Diane Smith
Good teaching can't happen without student learning. Instead of saying "see you tomorrow" or” "let's prepare for the next lesson/class", teachers should check for understanding. The result of checking for understanding can enhance the quality of the
Subjects:
Grammar
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Assessment
$1.00
9 ratings
3.9
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By Diane Smith
Good teaching can't happen without student learning. Instead of saying "See you tomorrow" or” "Let's prepare for the next lesson/class", teachers should check for understanding. The result of checking for understanding can enhance the quality of the
Subjects:
Grammar
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Assessment
$1.00
15 ratings
4.0
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By Diane Smith
Students who are able to understand information, take a position about that information, and form logical arguments about it will be ahead of the curve in high school, college, and their careers. Getting on the Bandwagon Tools of Persuasion file
Subjects:
English Language Arts
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Activities, Assessment
$1.00
10 ratings
4.0
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By Diane Smith
This quick (ten questions) checking for understanding will give you immediate feedback on your students' knowledge of context clues. Assessment includes a file folder label page and an answer key.
Subjects:
English Language Arts
Grades:
3rd, 4th
Types:
Assessment
$1.00
15 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (0.33 MB)
By Diane Smith
Prepare for your classroom evaluation or that important job interview. Collect artifacts that showcase your strengths as a classroom teacher. Meticulously designing your portfolio can ignite a growth spurt in developing your professional growth.
Subjects:
For All Subject Areas
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Professional Documents, Printables, Posters
$2.00
9 ratings
3.9
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By Diane Smith
Ready Set SPLAT! CVCe and VCCV Here is a lively and distinctive activity to practice word patterns. This activity can be use as a whole group lesson, small group lesson, or performance-based assessment. Give one student the CVCe swatter and another
Subjects:
English Language Arts
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Activities, Assessment
$1.25
8 ratings
4.0
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By Diane Smith
This activity connects reading with writing in a fun way. File comes complete with: 1. Writing activity that can be adapted from first to fifth grade. 2. Illustration Handwriting Worksheet- 2 Pages 3. Fact and Opinion file folder game
Subjects:
English Language Arts
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Activities, Assessment
$1.00
8 ratings
3.9
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By Diane Smith
This grant proposal was writen by me to Dollar General asking for literacy resources and technology. The total amount proposed was $2874. The grant was written in 2010.
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For All Subject Areas
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Grant Proposals
$3.00
5 ratings
4.0
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By Diane Smith
Here is a fun way to integrate math and science. The scientific method and measurements are taught simultaneously with this lesson. This science/math activity is easy to implement. All you would need is enough Fruit Roll-Ups for each student and
Subjects:
Measurement, Science
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Activities
$1.00
7 ratings
4.0
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By Diane Smith
This interactive file includes 3 go-to posters, 4 activities, and an answer key. Activity 1 News Flash! This week, students are looking for Reflexive Pronouns. Students will cut out Reflexive Pronouns and paste it into the photo identification
Subjects:
English Language Arts
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Activities, Posters
$1.00
2 ratings
4.0
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By Diane Smith
Here is a form reading and math coaches or instructional specialist can use for teachers requesting classroom assistance in the areas of modeling, classroom management, or instructional resources. This form is excellent for teachers as well as
Subjects:
For All Subject Areas
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Classroom Forms
$1.00
4 ratings
4.0
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By Diane Smith
Students will help Detective Barky decode the meaning of Similes, Metaphors, and Hyperbole statements. Barky to the Rescue includes three activities: 1. Guided Practice Activity-Checking for Understanding. 2. Small Group Center
Subjects:
English Language Arts
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Activities, Assessment
$1.00
3 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (0.46 MB)
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

23 years teaching experience.

MY TEACHING STYLE

Demonstration and Hands-on Modes

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

Metro Jackson Teacher of the Year 2013 - 2014 Teacher of the Year 2012 - 2013 National Leadership Honor Society

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

Jackson State University, Doctorate of Education University of South, Instructional Specialist Degree Mississippi State University, Master's of Education Degree Mississippi State University, Bachelor's of Education Degree

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