Hello Literacy

 (123,674)
United States - North Carolina - Raleigh
Hello Literacy
5.0
111,837 votes
I’m having a
sale
+ TpT Sale Event
sale
5
<a href="https://app.photobucket.com/u/helloliteracy/p/15745187-6bef-41eb-bdfc-d76ccb59783c" target="_blank"><img src="https://hosting.photobucket.com/images/l192/helloliteracy/welcome_to_my_store.png?width=960&height=720&fit=bounds" border="0" alt="welco
 
FREE Download
Assess the general quality of my work with this free download
clear search
Leader Board Superb
My Products
sort by:
Best Sellers
view:
By Hello Literacy
I created this document to help teachers help their students at each level of guided reading. There is one sheet per level aa-Z. I have taught Guided Reading for over 25 years. I still own my first and original copy of Fountas & Pinnell’s
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, Phonics, Reading
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Professional Development, Minilessons, Guided Reading Books
$12.00
$9.60
427
Digital Download PDF (10.45 MB)
By Hello Literacy
I created this {pumped up} fiction story map to get my students to understand not only the basic elements of plot and text structure of fiction, but also to get them thinking more deeply about the book. The story map "extras" give the students
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Reading Strategies
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Graphic Organizers, Printables
$2.00
$1.60
285
Digital Download PDF (0.12 MB)
By Hello Literacy
This product is a co-labor-ation brought to you by Jen Jones and Michele Oates. Michele is a Gifted and Talented teacher. Are you looking for ways to keep students learning at higher levels even while you're busy at Guided Reading? Or do you have
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, World History, Reading
Grades:
8th, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Projects, Activities, GATE
$3.50
$2.80
464
Digital Download PDF (4.15 MB)
By Hello Literacy
Minilesson style teaching is an art, it takes time to perfect it, it takes a lot of practice creating one and a lot of practice delivering them. Fortunately, our students love our teaching no matter what, but the more prepared, intentional, planned
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Reading Strategies
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Graphic Organizers
$3.00
$2.40
132
Digital Download PPTX (1.15 MB)
By Hello Literacy
Stuck on what to say to students during a reading conference? Or just don't know how to talk literacy and text thinking with your students? These questions are a bank of good questions to get a reading conference going. This product also explains
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Reading Strategies
Grades:
8th, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Professional Development, Assessment, Classroom Forms
$3.00
$2.40
112
Digital Download PDF (23.51 MB)
By Hello Literacy
Readers have powers! Yet if we don't help readers realize the powers they have and can use while learning to read, we have wasted a missed teaching opportunity. Use these posters to teach readers the Powers that all readers have: Pointer Power
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, Reading Strategies, Phonics
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st
Types:
Posters
$6.00
$4.80
35
Digital Download PDF (12.45 MB)
By Hello Literacy
Word learning doesn't have to be boring with this Write It, Build It, Decorate It Word Work Sheet that students complete independently after they have been introduced to the word wall words of the week. Whether you do Daily 5 or a mixture of
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, Spelling, Specialty
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Activities, Printables
$2.00
$1.60
168
Digital Download PDF (0.28 MB)
By Hello Literacy
Making Words is a developmental, innovative, hand-on, research based phonics approach to developmental spelling and encoding. Teachers and students love it because teachers learn quickly who does and does not have an understanding of the
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, Phonics, Spelling
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Google Apps, Activities
CCSS:
RF.1.3, RF.1.3b, RF.1.3e, RF.2.3e, L.1.2d, L.1.2e, L.2.2, L.3.2
$3.00
$2.40
33
Online Resource
Google Slides™
By Hello Literacy
Whenever you find yourself saying "This is so hard!" Remember it's always hard at first. Every day you do it, it gets less hard and a little more normal and a little more comfortable until you finally begin to feel like you know what you're doing or
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, Reading, Graphic Arts
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Posters, Printables, Bulletin Board Ideas
FREE
65
Digital Download PNG (0.81 MB)
By Hello Literacy
The power is YET is all about the growth mindset that we don't know everything until we know it and realizing that learning it is part of the process and being able to say I don't understand it YET. The idea of mindsets, popularized by Carol Dweck,
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, Reading, Graphic Arts
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Posters, Printables, Bulletin Board Ideas
FREE
38
Digital Download JPG (0.72 MB)
By Hello Literacy
One does not happen well without the other! Reading and writing are reciprocal language processes. Reading is decoding and writing is encoding. If your students'/class/school reading data is not improving like you would like, then reflect on your
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, Reading, Graphic Arts
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Posters, Printables, Bulletin Board Ideas
FREE
41
Digital Download PNG (0.50 MB)
By Hello Literacy
To all my K & 1st grade (even Pre-K) homeschool & classroom teacher friends....I've teamed up with a teaching buddy in CA to create a year-long read-aloud based, common core aligned, phonological awareness curriculum. This FREEBIE is a
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Tools for Common Core
Grades:
PreK, Homeschool, Kindergarten, 1st
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Activities, Games
FREE
61
Digital Download PDF (0.53 MB)
By Hello Literacy
Now here’s a concept! Sadly, it’s been lost in too many schools. And as signage goes, the bigger it is, the more important it is. #helloquotebubbles Print this for your classroom. Frame it or make into a poster. If your school or district is
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, Reading, Graphic Arts
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Posters, Printables, Bulletin Board Ideas
FREE
31
Digital Download JPEG (0.48 MB)
By Hello Literacy
Yes, EPIC mistakes are allowed, encouraged and the new cool way to learn at maximum throttle. Mistakes, accidents, blew-its, fails, errors...actually yield the most amount of learning capacity and growth mindset. Now, let’s embrace it, own it, talk
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, Reading, Graphic Arts
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Posters, Printables, Bulletin Board Ideas
FREE
34
Digital Download JPEG (0.62 MB)
By Hello Literacy
When it comes to just about everything, we already know the right thing to do, whether it’s the amount of time devoted to each slice of balanced literacy, or what to eat & drink, or what to say or not say. Goal setting and resolution making is
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, Reading, Graphic Arts
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Posters, Printables, Bulletin Board Ideas
FREE
35
Digital Download JPEG (0.61 MB)
By Hello Literacy
I created this form as teachers use picture books as mentor texts when teaching students reading and writing skills and strategies, especially in a Reading or Writing Workshop structure. I use the ELA standards to cull the skills and determine
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Classroom Forms, Other
FREE
13
Digital Download PDF (0.06 MB)
By Hello Literacy
I do not believe we are doing children any favors when we have sudents take up reading for the wrong reasons...for a test, for a quiz, for a grade, for a teacher, for school, for points, for prizes, for pizza parties...folks, READING *IS* THE PRIZE,
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, Reading, Graphic Arts
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Posters, Printables, Bulletin Board Ideas
FREE
25
Digital Download JPEG (0.54 MB)
By Hello Literacy
There’s some things about fiction that are very predictable, and story elements are one of them. Here’s another: CHARACTERS ALWAYS CHANGE. They always do, they grow, they learn, they encounter people and problems and by the end of the book, they
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, Reading, Graphic Arts
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Posters, Printables, Bulletin Board Ideas
FREE
19
Digital Download PNG (0.45 MB)
By Hello Literacy
I tell this to my students ALL THE TIME "when an author repeats something in the text, it must be important...pay attention to when the author does this because it has everything to do with the central message and theme of the book. And, the William
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, Reading, Graphic Arts
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Posters, Printables, Bulletin Board Ideas
FREE
25
Digital Download JPG (0.73 MB)
By Hello Literacy
As much as I am a fan and teacher of leveled small group instruction through guided reading, because guided reading is essential for a lot of our emerging readers, and guided discussion is essential for our word-calling non comprehenders...the rest
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, Reading, Graphic Arts
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Posters, Printables, Bulletin Board Ideas
FREE
17
Digital Download JPEG (0.70 MB)
showing 1-20 of 29
Ask Hello Literacy a question. They will receive an automated email and will return to answer you as soon as possible. Please Login to ask your question.
TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Jen is a K-12 Reading Specialist who lives in Raleigh, NC. She is a teacher with 23 years of classroom experience. She is a literacy consultant, intervention specialist, teacher trainer, and staff developer. She blogs about all things literacy at www.helloliteracy.com. In addition to creating curriculum, she is also a font designer. You can contact her at helloliteracyatgmaildotcom if you would be interested in having her come to your school.

MY TEACHING STYLE

Common Core Way; Classroom Learning Community based on Inquiry; Questions and Genuine Learning Opportunities; Hands-On Learning; 21st Century Learning: Communication, Collaboration, Critical Thinking, Creativity, Caring; Cooperative Learning, Opinionated Students Blogging Student Blog; TCRWP Reading & Writing Workshop; Common Core ELA; Science & Vocabulary Notebooks.

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

Co-Founder, Co-Facilitator - Happy Go Teach Teacher Conference - 2016, 2017 Keynote Speaker - Teach Your Heart Out Teacher Conference - 2016, 2017 Keynote Speaker - North Carolina Reading Association - 2016 Keynote Speaker - East Carolina University Reading Conference - 2014 Contributing Writer for the International Reading Association - 2014 Contributing Writer for Parents Magazine - 2014 Creative Freedom Award - Duke University - August 2013 Invited Speaker - North Carolina Reading Conference - 2013 Guest Blogger for www.whattoexpect.com Knightdale 100 "Making a Difference in Student Achievement" Award - November 2011 Contributing Writer for the Parent Matters Magazine 2010 Teacher Trainer for the Florida Reading Initiative 2006

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

BA: English & Psychology, California Polytechnic State University MAED-READ: Reading Education, East Carolina University Reading Recovery Certificate, Fresno State University

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Favorite Meal: Lunch Favorite Beverage: Coca-Cola Favorite Morning Stop: Starbuck's Favorite Store: Anthropologie Favorite Movie: The Holiday Favorite Hobby: Beading Favorite Lipstick: Revlon Colorburst - Pink Ice Favorite Perfume (this year): D&G Light Blue Favorite Toy: My iPad, next to my iPhone Favorite Color: Pink

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign Up