Empowering the Middle Grades

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By Empowering the Middle Grades
A powerpoint detailing key elements of poetry, including: rhyme, repetition, tone, figurative language, and symbolism. See "Elements of Poetry" Handout for the accompanying student notes sheet.
Subjects:
Poetry
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations
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By Empowering the Middle Grades
I developed this as an assessment for the third nine weeks of school.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Writing
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Assessment
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By Empowering the Middle Grades
The words included are primary academic vocabulary words that are outlined by the 6th grade Common Core Standards.
Subjects:
English Language Arts
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Other, Word Walls
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4.0
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By Empowering the Middle Grades
This poster is created with intention of encouraging students to develop and maintain a growth mindset. I placed this on a bulletin board in my room, size 18 in by 24 in.
Subjects:
Other (ELA)
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Bulletin Board Ideas, Posters
$2.00
1 rating
4.0
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By Empowering the Middle Grades
An assessment for personal, possessive, reflexive, indefinite, demonstrative, and interrogative pronouns.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Grammar, Writing
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Worksheets, Test Prep, Assessment
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By Empowering the Middle Grades
This is an interdisciplinary project that encompasses all core subject areas, as well as research and real world connections. Students select a country/city randomly out of a cup or bag. Students research information about that country/city,
Subjects:
Science, For All Subject Areas
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Research, Projects, Activities
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By Empowering the Middle Grades
The article of the week activity is something I use to incorporate informational text and close reading into my curriculum. Vale Middle School Reading Article used as template. Article from newsela.com
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading Strategies, Informational Text
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Activities, Assessment, Cultural Activities
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By Empowering the Middle Grades
This reading guide is designed to help students dig deeper into the poem "The Road Not Taken" by Robert Frost. Page 1 is designated to analyzing the poem and deciphering symbolism. Page 2 provides additional background information about Frost and
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Poetry, Close Reading
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Worksheets, Assessment
CCSS:
RL.6.4, RL.6.10
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By Empowering the Middle Grades
I created this rubric for a culminating project that my student completed at the end of our unit on finding reliable information and using citations. The document includes a tentative schedule that I created for students to use and keep them on
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Informational Text
Grades:
7th, 8th
Types:
Projects, Rubrics
CCSS:
W.7.7
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By Empowering the Middle Grades
This is a resource that I created as an icebreaker during the first week of school.
Subjects:
For All Subject Areas
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff
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By Empowering the Middle Grades
I created these to use in addition to a bulletin board calendar that I purchased at SchoolBox.
Subjects:
Holidays/Seasonal
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Bulletin Board Ideas
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By Empowering the Middle Grades
student handout to accompany "Elements of Poetry" powerpoint
Subjects:
Poetry
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Outlines
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By Empowering the Middle Grades
Book report
Subjects:
Reading
Grades:
6th
Types:
Worksheets, Projects, Handouts
FREE
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By Empowering the Middle Grades
Homework assignment that requires students to identify and explain various types of figurative language in the music that they listen to.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Other (ELA), Poetry
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Homework
FREE
2 ratings
4.0
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By Empowering the Middle Grades
Figurative Language test to assess student knowledge and application.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Poetry, Close Reading
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Worksheets, Assessment
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By Empowering the Middle Grades
Includes 80 short answer and multiple choice questions, as well as three practice writing prompts. Designed to review majoring of power standards in preparation for GMAS.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Writing
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Study Guides, Test Prep, Assessment
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By Empowering the Middle Grades
A quick check to assess student comprehension of crucial ecology vocabulary! Includes word bank and 26 definitions. Also includes bonus question.
Subjects:
Science, Biology
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Examinations - Quizzes, Assessment
$1.00
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Current: 6th Grade ELA in Clayton County, GA Student Teaching: 5th & 8th Grade Math, 5th Grade ELA, 7th Grade ELA

MY TEACHING STYLE

I believe that classrooms should provide a welcoming environment that empowers students, while challenging them and celebrating diversity.

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MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

B.S. Middle Grades Education (Georgia College and State University, 2017)

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GACE certified to teach Middle Grades (4-8) Mathematics, English Language Arts, and Science.

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