Joy Sexton
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CASEY AT THE BAT Foldable Poetry Brochure - Challenge your students to dig deeper into poetry while you engage them in a fun format! This six-sided brochure hits on all the important Common Core-aligned poetry skills with specific prompts related
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Here’s a Crossing the Wire novel guide sure to get your students thinking deeply, close reading, acquiring new vocabulary, and discussing meaningful ideas. Chapter Response Pages allow students to analyze characters, settings, dialogue, figurative
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The Capital Letters Complete Review Packet – Grades 5-8 consists of 14 pages of attractive handouts with practice activities and quizzes to refresh students on all the rules for capitalization. Two main study guides provide clearly stated rules and
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RAYMOND’S RUN Foldable Story Brochure will be a sure hit with your students as they practice Common Core reading skills in a fun format. This six-sided brochure contains prompts from the short story so students can cite text evidence, make
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PAUL REVERE’S RIDE Foldable Poetry Brochure - Challenge your students to dig deeper into poetry while you engage them in a fun format! This six-sided brochure hits on all the important Common Core-aligned poetry skills with specific prompts related
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Common Core Short Response/Exit Slips for ANY Literature contains 27 different standards-based short tasks for students designed in convenient half-sheets that can be used with any literature! The Response Slips are great for short assessment with
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ALL SUMMER IN A DAY Foldable Story Brochure will be a sure hit with your students as they practice Common Core reading skills in a fun format. This six-sided brochure contains prompts from the short story so students can cite text evidence, make
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TASK CARDS for BETTER WRITING: Verb Tense Consistency - See improvement in your students’ writing! These vibrant task cards give students helpful targeted practice with verb tense consistency. Designed for learning stations or small groups, the 20
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Monsters Are Due on Maple Street – CCSS-aligned resources that focus on vocabulary, plot details, characterization, and theme. Includes two different differentiated writing assignments with convenient grading sheets! This Product Includes: 1.
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Character Traits Essay – Informative Writing - Here’s a literary essay made easy and ready to use with ANY text! This step-by-step resource is designed to lead your students with models and supports through the entire process of writing a character
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THANK YOU M’AM Foldable Story Brochure will be a sure hit with your students as they practice Common Core reading skills in a fun format. This six-sided brochure contains prompts from the short story so students can cite text evidence, make
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MINI-BOOK for Literature Response – Delight your students with this Mini-Book foldable assessment after reading ANY short story, short drama, or section of a novel! Students will enjoy creating these mini-books while analyzing literature and
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Movie Viewing Guide – Show any movie while students practice meaningful skills! These eye-catching movie response pages allow you to comfortably show a movie knowing students are analyzing topics such as setting, characterization, tone, mood,
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OUTSIDERS Free-Writes - Engage you students with these 12 journal-style writing prompts for S. E. Hinton’s The Outsiders (one for every chapter) on attractive slides. Product also includes a convenient 4-page “Free-Writes Log” handout for student
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Students practice specific Common Core Reading Skills in a fun format creating newsletters and brochures that look great on display in your classroom. Use ANY literary texts you choose with these attractively-designed, easy-to-use products. Students
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TASK CARDS for BETTER WRITING: Sentence Fragments - See improvement in your students’ writing! These vibrant task cards give students helpful targeted practice with eliminating sentence fragments. Designed for learning stations or small groups,
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MINI-BOOK FOLDABLE for Independent Novels – Motivate your students with this Mini-Book assessment for Independent Novels! Students will enjoy creating these mini-books based on their choice reading. Students use text details to demonstrate their
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Research can actually be motivating with this Writing an Informational Article resource designed to lead your students with models and supports through the entire process! Students choose topics of interest to research and create a 2-page typed
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Common Core Student Response Pages for Literature Grades 9 & 10 contains 18 pages of attractively-designed student-ready handouts that will have your students practicing the Common Core Reading Standards with any literature you choose to
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PLOTLINE Graphic Organizer is a 2-page resource sure to engage your students when analyzing plot structure for ANY novel, story, or drama. The organizer includes a description for each literary term: Exposition, Rising Action, Climax, Falling
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I have 28 years of experience teaching middle school English. My teaching career began in Orlando, Florida, where I taught for seven years before relocating to upstate New York. I loop with my students so I rotate-- 7th-grade English one year and then 8th-grade English the following year. I have classes with consultant special ed and AIS students and also an advanced English class.

MY TEACHING STYLE

I am a huge proponent of independent "choice novel" reading! I started my classroom library and reading workshop in 1992, and I now have over 900 young adult novels for my students to choose from. I enjoy creating an environment where kids can connect with authors and books that will transform them into life-long readers. Read My Blog for specific teaching ideas and tips you can use in your classroom!

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

Presenter at National Council of Teachers of English 2007 Convention in New York City--definitely a highlight of my career. I was able to share some authentic writing project ideas with teachers from all over the country, and I met R.L. Stine and Walter Dean Myers!

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

Master of Arts in English Literature from University of Central Florida

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

* I am a member of the National Council of Teachers of English * I enjoy creating student materials for teachers that are visually attractive and allow students to have practice with a variety of skills.

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