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By Hedgehog Reader
These print & use bee themed activities are an effective and engaging way to introduce, review, and practice important dictionary skills at any point in the school year. Activities range from introductory and remedial levels through challenge
Subjects:
Spring, Spelling, Vocabulary
Grades:
Homeschool, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Activities, Printables
CCSS:
L.2.2e, L.2.4e, L.3.2g, L.3.4d, L.4.4c
$5.50
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By Hedgehog Reader
These print & use winter theme ABC Order and Guide Word activities are the perfect way to introduce, review, and practice important dictionary skills. Included are 2 printable activity pages plus answer keys, as well as relevant Common Core
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Winter
Grades:
Homeschool, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Activities, Printables
CCSS:
L.2.4e, L.3.2g, L.3.4d, L.4.4c
$3.00
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By Hedgehog Reader
This fun Mad Lib style activity is a great way for buddies to practice those tricky irregular plural nouns!Designed for my 3rd Graders, "Buddy Up!" also provides practice for 2nd Graders and review for 4th Graders.This packet includes two versions
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Grammar, Spelling
Grades:
2nd, 3rd
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Printables
CCSS:
L.2.1b, L.3.1b
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By Hedgehog Reader
These SUPER fun activities provide plenty of engaging, meaningful, relevant practice that you can use all year long with your Multiplication Superheroes!Here is what this jam-packed math resource includes:★ Introduction and Common Core State
Subjects:
Math, Basic Operations, Math Test Prep
Grades:
Homeschool, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Math Centers, Assessment, Printables
$9.00
$6.00
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By Hedgehog Reader
This Thanksgiving ABC Order and Guide Word dictionary skills packet includes 2 printable activity pages plus answer keys, as well as relevant Common Core Standards and teacher notes. These pages are most appropriate for 3rd graders, but they can
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Thanksgiving, Spelling
Grades:
Homeschool, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Activities, Printables
CCSS:
L.2.2e, L.2.4e, L.3.2g, L.3.4d, L.4.4c
$3.00
26
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By Hedgehog Reader
In this winter-themed STEM challenge, students uses simple machines to design a system to get a snowman's head to its body. This activity challenges students to call on most of the Standards of Mathematical Practices, as well as to write clearly
Subjects:
Winter, Engineering, Close Reading
Grades:
Homeschool, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Unit Plans, Activities, GATE
$4.00
8
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By Hedgehog Reader
This crossword puzzle provides practice with map skills words and their definitions.Your students will solve the crossword puzzle using the clues provided; all answers are listed in the word box. Domain specific words and phrases include cardinal,
Subjects:
Geography, Social Studies - History, Vocabulary
Grades:
Homeschool, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Activities, Test Prep, Printables
CCSS:
RI.3.7, RI.3.10
$2.00
25
Digital Download PDF (10.26 MB)
By Hedgehog Reader
Looking for engaging, meaningful, relevant practice so that all of your students can be Multiplication Superheroes? Then you - and your kids - will love my "Ker-Pow! Multiplication Foldables!"This interactive foldable activity challenges students
Subjects:
Math, Basic Operations, Word Problems
Grades:
Homeschool, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Math Centers, Activities, Printables
CCSS:
3.OA.C.7
$3.00
25
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By Hedgehog Reader
These End of Year Posters provide a fun way for students to reflect on the closing school year!Included are poster printables for 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, and 5th grades. Each grade has both boy and girl options.Just print and let your students do the
Subjects:
For All Subject Areas, Writing, End of Year
Grades:
Homeschool, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Projects, Activities, Fun Stuff
$3.00
12
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By Hedgehog Reader
These print & use Autumn Harvest theme ABC Order and Guide Word activities are an effective and engaging way to introduce, review, and practice important dictionary skills.These activities are most appropriate for 3rd graders, but they can
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Study Skills, Autumn
Grades:
Homeschool, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Activities, Printables
CCSS:
L.2.2e, L.2.4e, L.3.2g, L.3.4d
$5.50
24
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By Hedgehog Reader
This no prep winter Singular Possessive Nouns practice printable is perfect for morning work, homework, your literacy center, or a fun seasonal addition to your sub tub.Included is one printable activity page plus answer key, as well as relevant
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Winter
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Activities, Printables
CCSS:
L.2.2c, L.3.2d, L.4.1
$1.00
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By Hedgehog Reader
Crossword puzzles are a fun way for students to acquire and use words and phrases. This NO PREP Fall into Autumn Vocabulary Crossword Puzzle will keep your learners engaged and using critical thinking skills while expanding their seasonal word
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Autumn, Vocabulary
Grades:
Homeschool, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Fun Stuff, Printables
CCSS:
L.3.6, L.4.6, L.5.6, CCRA.L.6
$1.50
15
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By Hedgehog Reader
In this Groundhog Day themed STEM challenge, students figure out multiple ways to pop a "groundhog" up out of his "burrow," and then they must accurately measure his shadow using centimeters.This activity challenges students to call on most of the
Subjects:
Applied Math, Engineering, Close Reading
Grades:
Homeschool, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Unit Plans, Activities, GATE
CCSS:
RI.3.1, RI.3.2, RI.3.4, RI.4.1, RI.4.2, RI.4.4, RI.5.1, RI.5.2, RI.5.4, CCRA.R.1
$4.00
8
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By Hedgehog Reader
These hundred-themed ELA and Math activities - many of them no-prep printables - provide your students with meaningful celebration of the 100th Day of School!Although aligned with Third Grade Common Core Standards, these activities are appropriate
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Math, Gifted and Talented
Grades:
Homeschool, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Activities, GATE, Printables
$3.75
9
Digital Download PDF (26.61 MB)
By Hedgehog Reader
Here are 36 task cards to practice elapsed time in a Halloween-y way! I also created a worksheet that you can use as an assessment, practice, or homework for your ghosts and goblins. Answer keys are provided for all. HALLOWEEN ELAPSED TIME task
Subjects:
Math, Word Problems, Halloween
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Worksheets, Math Centers, Task Cards
CCSS:
3.MD.A.1
$2.00
16
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By Hedgehog Reader
This ready-to-print Friendly Monster crossword puzzle is a fun way for your students to form and use irregular plural nouns! I've provided the Answer Key as well :)This would be perfect for independent work in your literacy center, or as an
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Grammar, Spelling
Grades:
2nd, 3rd
Types:
Worksheets, Literacy Center Ideas, Fun Stuff
CCSS:
L.2.1b, L.3.1b
$1.50
11
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By Hedgehog Reader
Assess student understanding and application of multiplication and division strategies with this fun winter printable. All problems feature a winter activity. 3 are multiplication, 1 is division (grouping), 1 is division (sharing), and 1 is
Subjects:
Basic Operations, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Winter
Grades:
3rd
Types:
Math Centers, Activities, Assessment
CCSS:
3.OA.C.7
$1.25
15
Digital Download PDF (4.98 MB)
By Hedgehog Reader
This back to school monster themed resource provides everything you’ll need for two fun and engaging classroom community building activities and bulletin board display.Here is what's included:♥ Detailed notes for preparation, display, and use of
Subjects:
Gifted and Talented, Back to School, Classroom Community
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Bulletin Board Ideas
$3.00
7
Digital Download ZIP (27.48 MB)
By Hedgehog Reader
SPRING ANTONYMS CROSSWORD PUZZLE provides valuable practice with antonyms. This NO PREP spring-themed activity includes word pairs that might be used in seasonal writing projects. The student will solve each clue in the crossword puzzle by
Subjects:
Gifted and Talented, Spring, Vocabulary
Grades:
Homeschool, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Activities, GATE, Printables
CCSS:
L.3.5, L.4.5c, L.5.5c
$1.50
11
Digital Download PDF (7.86 MB)
By Hedgehog Reader
This fun and educational activity provides valuable practice using and identifying adjectives while giving your students a purposeful reason to be up and out of their seats!The 35 game cards feature St. Patrick's Day clip art and seasonal text that
Subjects:
English Language Arts, St. Patrick's Day, Grammar
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Games
CCSS:
L.2.1e, L.3.1a
$3.00
8
Digital Download PDF (7.30 MB)
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Most of my nearly 30 years in education have been spent teaching students in grades 3, 4, and 5. I was an Instructional Coach for several years, but my heart always brings me back into the classroom. I currently teach Gifted self-contained 5th grade in sunny Arizona.

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I plan lessons and activities that make learning accessible and meaningful. I believe in building and nurturing relationships and community while honoring the many different ways in which children learn.

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♥ Middle Level (5-9)
♥ English as a Second Language (K-12)
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♥ Bachelor's in Elementary Education
♥ Master's in Humanities with an emphasis in Literature

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