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What the Pros Know is a PowerPoint demo containing lessons from the following three English Language Arts presentations: • Adjectives: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly • Simplifying Complex Sentences: Sharpening the Saw • Narcissistic Nouns:
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Design great bulletin boards, create custom lessons, and set up colorful learning stations on a budget. How? By printing letters, numbers, mini-lessons, pictures, and labels on Post Its. That’s right. You can run them through your own computer.
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Design great bulletin boards, create custom lessons, and set up colorful learning stations on a budget. How? By printing letters, numbers, mini-lessons, pictures, and labels on Post Its. That’s right. You can run them through your own computer.
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Design great bulletin boards, create custom lessons, and set up colorful learning stations on a budget. How? By printing letters, numbers, mini-lessons, pictures, and labels on Post Its. That’s right. You can run them through your own computer.
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PUNCTUATION CARDS AND LIVING SENTENCE LESSONS Get students actively involved in sentence variety lessons by conducting "living sentence" role play challenges. BLOG POST WITH PHOTOGRAPHS AND LESSONS: INTERACTIVE PUNCTUATION What do you
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Use this Bloom's Taxonomy Quotation Quiz with any quotation or lifted text. Students complete any three connected Tic-Tac-Toe tasks to preview chapters or to check understanding.
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WRITER'S NOTEBOOK SLIDE AND STOP LESSON Become the Character: Use precise language to capture a moment in time with this "Slide and Stop" snapshot lesson. How to use this lesson: Ask students to drop their fingers onto column #1 while you
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Quick Write Freebee Students will assume the identity of a character and use a random word as springboard for a timed writing exercise. The directions are simple: #1 Cut out a character and glue it into your Writer’s Notebook. #2 Cut out a word
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Students take responsibility for missed assignments with this WHILE YOU WERE OUT filing system. Here is what you will need to set up your own system: Materials: Five black file folders (Amazon: http://amzn.to/16ZIFHN) Five days-of-the-week folder
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HOOK YOUR READER: 10 Story Starters/Mini Posters for ELA Teachers Types of Story Starters/Poster Anchors include: 1. Active Verb Opening 2. Emphatic Word Opening 3. Emphatic Phrase Opening 4. Mystery Opening 5. Parallel Structure Opening 6.
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Top 10 Collections and Group Journal Sampler Glue each cover sheet to blank notebooks and place them at a work station. Have students to contribute to the Top 10 Collection or Free Write Journal of their choice. More Journal Covers are available
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Guarantee lively peer-editing sessions, whole-class critiques, and traditional writing conferences that will provide valuable, formative feedback before asking students to submit final drafts. After the teacher conducts grade-appropriate
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Close Reading at a Glance Reference Card This handy reference card was designed to be used by teachers and students. I copy the reference cards (two per page) on bright card stock since I refer to them and have students refer to them regularly
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Use character cards… …to generate lists that will be used for future writing assignments. …to run free write sessions. …to create visual reference pages.
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NUMBER CARDS: Download these number cards to use with peer editors, as game pieces, to set up literacy stations, or to organize your paperwork. 4 illustrated ideas are included with these cards.
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TOP TEN LISTS: Use these 3 Bell Ringers to build community and to gather ideas for information, opinion/argument, and narrative pieces. What’s included? Lesson 1: Ten Things You May Not Know About Me (for information pieces and personal
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PRINT & GO READING RESPONSE SHEET This graphic organizer guides students through the process of making a claim, proving a claim, and crafting a full-circle ending. It is part of my It’s All About Evidence graphic organizer resource. Related
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Emergency ELA Substitute Plans Formula for Successful Sub Plans: • The instructions must be simple (so they’re understood by students and substitutes). • The tasks must be relevant (so students know that their work will be revisited or
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How to Create Unforgettable Characters I used to ask students to describe their characters (real ones and imaginary ones) so that I could clearly picture them in my mind. Sometimes I would even add, “I want to feel as if I’m watching a movie
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The 10 THINGS YOU DON’T KNOW ABOUT ME writing strategy helps students to 1) learn new things about their classmates, 2) get friends and family members involved in class assignments, and 3) learn to add concrete details to their writings.
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I am an alternate route instructor at a state college in New Jersey. I'm the owner of ELA Seminars and love making educational products, creating custom seminars, and providing job-embedded professional development for English Language Arts teachers. I have taught at the upper-elementary, middle, secondary and college levels. From 2006-2010 I served as a Teaching Learning Facilitator/Literacy Coach.

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Interactive

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Governor's Teacher Recognition Award for Excellence in Teaching

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Master's Degree + 30

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I enjoy motivating students and helping them conceptualize and apply sophisticated literacy skills. I especially like providing teachers with lessons that are easy to execute and engaging for multi-level learners. Secrets of Teaching, LLC ELA Seminars, LLC

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