Digging Deep to Soar Beyond the Text

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By Digging Deep to Soar Beyond the Text
Begin the year with this team-building project which has been updated for distance learning. Teachers can assess students ability to work together, complete a project, reflect on the lesson, and redesign it to achieve faster results. Saving Fred
Subjects:
Critical Thinking, Back to School, For All Subjects
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Projects, Fun Stuff, Cooperative Learning
CCSS:
CCRA.R.10, CCRA.W.6, CCRA.W.7
$3.00
$2.40
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By Digging Deep to Soar Beyond the Text
Use Dr. Seuss's Book, "The Sneetches" to teach students about presentation skills, point of view, theme, and just plain good literature. Your students will love working hard to both the Plain Bellies and the Star Bellies point of view, as well as
Subjects:
Drama, EFL - ESL - ELD, Holidays/Seasonal
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, Homeschool
Types:
Fun Stuff, Multimedia, Novel Study
CCSS:
RL.5.6, RL.5.7, SL.5.2
$4.25
$3.40
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By Digging Deep to Soar Beyond the Text
Federal, State, and Local Governments are made simple for your students with this power point. I use the first part of the power point after the students learn about the constitution in the fall, and then show the whole thing in the spring when
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Elections - Voting, Student Council
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Projects, GATE
$3.00
$2.40
44
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By Digging Deep to Soar Beyond the Text
Use part or all of this Close Reading activity. I'll use it in the beginning of the year since many of my students play soccer. I created this unit because I was inspired by the World Cup this summer, and know my students will love learning about
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Geography, Informational Text
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Worksheets, Printables, Posters
$3.50
$2.80
35
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By Digging Deep to Soar Beyond the Text
This easy-to-do experiment allows students to determine the amount of water and soap needed to create the tornado. The foldable helps students organize their thinking and record their results. There is also a reflection piece and an extra writing
Subjects:
Writing-Expository, Earth Sciences, Holidays/Seasonal
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Fun Stuff, Cooperative Learning
$2.50
$2.00
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By Digging Deep to Soar Beyond the Text
Teaching "Themes" seemed really difficult until I found some great examples on pinterest. I just finished a unit with my 5th graders, and here it is: * Examples of Theme with definitions * Frames for using "Evidence from the Text" * Foldables that
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Writing, Tools for Common Core
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Assessment, Novel Study, Minilessons
$2.75
$2.20
45
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By Digging Deep to Soar Beyond the Text
Students learn about design, teamwork, and precision as they work together to engineer a castle. Students are introduced to various European castles and blueprints to give them background knowlege for this STEM/STEAM activity. This presentation
Subjects:
European History, Oral Communication, Engineering
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Activities, Cooperative Learning, Cultural Activities
$2.50
$2.00
16
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By Digging Deep to Soar Beyond the Text
Combine the study of space with research and clear note-taking instruction, to teach your students step-by-step Essay Writing. Your students will love learning about our solar system. I also have the Sun and other planets. See Products
Subjects:
Writing-Expository, Science, Astronomy
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Homeschool
Types:
Research, PowerPoint Presentations, Scaffolded Notes
$2.00
$1.60
13
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By Digging Deep to Soar Beyond the Text
This four page web-quest features general information on trout, the internal & external anatomy, and information on 9 different species of trout. The web-quest is a "no-prep" activity. Just print the pages and have your students go to the
Subjects:
Science, Computer Science - Technology, Informational Text
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Fun Stuff, Printables, Webquests
$2.50
$2.00
15
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By Digging Deep to Soar Beyond the Text
This web-quest is located on a kid friendly space site to research about the moon, which provides a fun way to research the moon and get the kids reading on a site meant for students. For More Space Products, Click on the Following: Pluto: Research
Subjects:
Science, Astronomy, Informational Text
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, Homeschool
Types:
Research, Fun Stuff, Internet Activities
$2.00
$1.60
12
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By Digging Deep to Soar Beyond the Text
The New Horizons spacecraft which launched in 2006 has just flown past Pluto and created enormous enthusiam. Your students will go crazy when they view Pluto for the first time with this powerpoint. As new images are sent back to Earth from the
Subjects:
Science, Astronomy, Writing-Essays
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Homeschool
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Scaffolded Notes, Cooperative Learning
$8.00 $7.00
$5.60
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By Digging Deep to Soar Beyond the Text
Research should not be a long drawn out process. Research should be fun, interesting, and easy to demonstrate what the student has learned. (It should also be easy to grade.) This mini lesson is designed to be done in two short settings. Day 1:
Subjects:
Writing-Expository, Science, Winter
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Research, Internet Activities, Printables
CCSS:
CCRA.W.6, CCRA.W.7, CCRA.W.8
$26.50 $22.50
$18.00
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By Digging Deep to Soar Beyond the Text
Studying about sea life? Raising Trout in the Classroom? Then this product is for you. This project was part of a Service Learning Experience my students had when they raised trout in the classroom. Students research trout and put their research
Subjects:
Writing-Expository, Science, Environment
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Research, Minilessons, Printables
$2.50
$2.00
15
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By Digging Deep to Soar Beyond the Text
This STEAM/STEM activity will WOW both students and parents, as students plan their candle design, create the colored salt, and then make the candle. A foldable booklet helps students reflect on this project. S= Science: understand the difference
Subjects:
Physical Science, Holidays/Seasonal, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Activities, Fun Stuff
$2.00
$1.60
16
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By Digging Deep to Soar Beyond the Text
Discover how Penguins hand the cold by making a flubber glove and comparing your reaction to icy water and the penguin's reaction.This STEM experiment relies on collaboration with team partners.Goes well with Common Core standards:Reading
Subjects:
Science, Holidays/Seasonal, Winter
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Activities, Fun Stuff
$2.00
$1.60
8
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By Digging Deep to Soar Beyond the Text
Teach your students about Dwarf Planets and Worlds from the Kuiper Belt. This updated information about newly discovered worlds beyond Neptune will engage your students as they research and write about these scientific discoveries. After the
Subjects:
Writing-Expository, Science, Computer Science - Technology
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Homeschool
Types:
Research, PowerPoint Presentations, Projects
$3.00
$2.40
6
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By Digging Deep to Soar Beyond the Text
This game is designed similar to the old fashioned "Cootie" came. Students roll 2 dice (for addition practice), and attach colored snap cubes according to the sum of the 2 dice. There are 6 different snap cube sea animals: sea turtle, seahorse,
Subjects:
Math, Science
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Activities, Printables, Games
$3.00
$2.40
4
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By Digging Deep to Soar Beyond the Text
This product is designed for 3rd-6th graders working on an animal report of their choice. This is a fun and easy method to organize note-taking either on paper or in Interactive Journals. the Outline provides a brief discription of each section of
Subjects:
General Science, Writing-Essays, Informational Text
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Research, Projects, Printables
$2.00
$1.60
5
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By Digging Deep to Soar Beyond the Text
Here is a quick and easy lesson to guide your students in the use of "Table of Contents." This time saver gives quick whiteboard practice so students can be proficient in finding the correct information quickly in non-fiction text. Aligned with
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading Strategies, Informational Text
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Minilessons
$1.00
$0.80
16
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By Digging Deep to Soar Beyond the Text
Begin the school year by setting the classroom tone with this power point. There are slides to introduce: - the Schedule - Class Rules - Consequences - Homework - Assignment Guide - Grading System - ELA - Math - Science - Social Studies - Music -
Subjects:
For All Subject Areas, Study Skills
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th
Types:
Lectures, PowerPoint Presentations, Homework
$2.50
$2.00
10
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

35 years teaching experience: I started out with no background knowledge in Science ~ so that was my first priority to learn. Now science is my favorite subject!!! Every child who leaves my class loves science.

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Project Based: I always have 2-3 projects going.

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MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

I went to Fresno Pacific University for my BA & teaching credential. I have just completed my masters thesis.

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I am a sand collector. If I find out that you are traveling somewhere, I'll probably ask you for a scoop of sand. I use the sand in the "best" science lessons ever! I can't wait to upload some of those lessons.

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