Judy Kvaale

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By Judy Kvaale
This all encompassing 45 page packet can be used with any A to Z Mysteries book. The printable packet includes comprehension, vocabulary, word work, map skills, code work, math, creative thinking and critical thinking activities with the A to Z
Subjects:
Literature, Balanced Literacy, Reading
Grades:
Homeschool, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Novel Study
$4.50
446
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By Judy Kvaale
This all encompassing 60 page packet can be used with any Geronimo Stilton book. The printable packet includes a variety of comprehension, vocabulary, word work, creative thinking and critical thinking activities with the Geronimo Stilton theme.The
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading Strategies, Vocabulary
Grades:
Homeschool, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Fun Stuff
$5.00
429
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By Judy Kvaale
Main Idea and Details: Bowling for Details GameCombine the concept of main idea and details with an exciting game of bowling. Students select bowling balls (main ideas) and draw pins (details) to score points. The main ideas and details are
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, Reading Strategies, Reading
Grades:
Homeschool, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Printables, Games
CCSS:
RI.3.2, RI.4.2
$3.00
567
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By Judy Kvaale
This all encompassing 50 page packet can be used with any Cam Jansen book. The printable packet includes comprehension, vocabulary, word work, creative thinking and critical thinking activities with the Cam Jansen theme. The comprehension
Subjects:
Reading Strategies, Reading, Vocabulary
Grades:
Homeschool, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Printables
$5.00
321
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By Judy Kvaale
This all encompassing 55 page printable packet includes comprehension, vocabulary, map skills, table of content skills, creative thinking and critical thinking activities for the book Balto and the Great Race. The comprehension strategies include
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature, Reading
Grades:
Homeschool, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
$4.00
231
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By Judy Kvaale
This engaging activity packet is a 40-page resource that supports the inferencing strategy and aligns with the Common Core Standards. Research shows that poor inferencing skills causes poor comprehension, so it is important students understand and
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading Strategies
Grades:
Homeschool, 1st, 2nd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Worksheets, Posters, Activities
$3.50
586
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By Judy Kvaale
This all-encompassing 24 page literacy activity packet can be used with any of The Diary of a Wimpy Kid Series books. The printable packet includes comprehension, vocabulary, word work, and critical thinking activities.The comprehension strategies
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, Reading Strategies, Reading
Grades:
Homeschool, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Activities, Printables
$3.50
77
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By Judy Kvaale
Students will love this all encompassing 35 page packet that can be used with any Nate the Great book. This printable packet includes comprehension, vocabulary, word work, creative thinking and critical thinking activities with the Nate the Great
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading Strategies, Vocabulary
Grades:
Homeschool, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Printables
$3.50
295
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By Judy Kvaale
Students will love this 40-page activity packet that can be used with any Boxcar Children book. The printable packet includes 10 comprehension pages, 10 vocabulary pages, word work, creative thinking and critical thinking activities with the Boxcar
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading Strategies, Vocabulary
Grades:
Homeschool, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Graphic Organizers, Activities, Printables
$3.50
242
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By Judy Kvaale
Students will love this "new and improved" language arts packet with a spring theme. This packet is 30 pages of activities on nouns, plural nouns, verbs, past time verbs, adjectives, homophones, homographs, similes, synonyms, antonyms, contractions,
Subjects:
English Language Arts
Grades:
Homeschool, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
$3.00
104
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By Judy Kvaale
Main Idea and Details Slam DunkCombine the concept of main idea and details with an exciting game of basketball. Students draw basketball cards (details) to match with hoops (main ideas) to score points. The main ideas and details are nonfiction
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Reading Strategies
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Activities, Printables
$3.00
312
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By Judy Kvaale
This all encompassing 45 page packet can be used with any MAGIC TREE HOUSE book. The printable packet includes comprehension, vocabulary, word work, creative thinking and critical thinking activities with the MAGIC TREE HOUSE theme. The
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading Strategies, Vocabulary
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Printables
$5.00
333
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By Judy Kvaale
This all-encompassing literacy packet can be used with any of The I Survived Series books. The printable packet includes comprehension, story elements, vocabulary, figurative language, types of sentences, and character traits. The comprehension
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Reading Strategies
Grades:
Homeschool, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Activities, Novel Study
$3.50
59
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By Judy Kvaale
This engaging 38 page packet is designed to be used with any Encyclopedia Brown book. The printable packet includes comprehension, vocabulary, word work, creative thinking and critical thinking activities with an Encyclopedia Brown theme. The
Subjects:
Reading Strategies, Reading, Vocabulary
Grades:
Homeschool, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Graphic Organizers, Activities, Printables
$4.00
79
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By Judy Kvaale
This all encompassing 43 page packet can be used with any Junie B. Jones book. The printable packet includes comprehension, vocabulary, word work, creative thinking and critical thinking activities with the Junie B. Jones theme. The comprehension
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading Strategies, Vocabulary
Grades:
Homeschool, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
$4.50
193
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By Judy Kvaale
Students will benefit from this comprehensive language arts and math packet with a summer theme. This 66-page packet is perfect for summer school or to send home with your students as a math and language arts review for over the summer months.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Math
Grades:
Homeschool, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Printables
$5.00
167
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By Judy Kvaale
This all-encompassing 28 page literacy packet can be used with any of The Dragon Slayers’ Series books. The printable packet includes comprehension, vocabulary, word work, and critical thinking activities with a medieval theme. The comprehension
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Reading
Grades:
Homeschool, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Activities, Printables
$3.50
50
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By Judy Kvaale
How about making learning more fun and engaging than reading information from a text book? The Ben Franklin Biography Activities and Readers’ Theater Script will do that.The packet includes a readers’ theater script about 3 kids time traveling back
Subjects:
U.S. History, Informational Text, Drama
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Activities, Printables, Scripts
CCSS:
RL.2.6, RL.4.5, RL.5.4, RI.2.9, RI.3.9, RF.2.4, RF.3.4, RF.4.4, RF.5.4
$3.00
55
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By Judy Kvaale
This all encompassing 36-page activity packet can be used with any Jigsaw Jones book. The printable packet includes 10 comprehension pages, 10 vocabulary pages, word work, creative thinking and critical thinking activities with the Jigsaw Jones
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, Reading Strategies, Vocabulary
Grades:
Homeschool, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
$3.50
190
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By Judy Kvaale
This Possessive Nouns Activity Packet is a 43 page packet of resources supporting singular and plural possessive nouns. It can be used as an introduction to possessive nouns, or to practice possessive nouns or as a review. The posters include 5
Subjects:
English Language Arts
Grades:
Homeschool, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Worksheets, Posters, Activities
$4.00
237
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I am a retired 3rd grade teacher with 30 years teaching experience. I have written two books based on language arts and math activities. My other experiences include teaching continuing education online courses for several universities and PBS TeacherLine. These courses are specifically designed for teachers. I have also taught summer school for elementary students and adults. I have given workshops on topics such as Teaching Tools on the Net, Lively Language, How to Write Book Reports and creative writing. I currently teach student teachers at our local university.

MY TEACHING STYLE

My teaching style is driven by the type of students in my classroom. I am very much a hands-on, cooperative learning type of teacher. I am always looking for ways to improve my instruction.

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

Teacher of the Month, West Fargo Chamber of Commerce 1994 NIE Featured Teacher of the Year, Newspapers in Education Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers 2004 Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers 2005 Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers 2006 Nominated for Disney Teacher Awards

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

I graduated with a Bachelor's Art degree Minnesota State University. I received my Master's Degree from Minot State University. I have also received online facilitator training through PBS TeacherLine, eTeaching Institute and the University of Northern Iowa.

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

I am the proud mother of 2 daughters, ages 29 and 31. During my free time I like to go to the lakes, read and research on the Internet. I am always developing new games, activities, units, PowerPoints and worksheets.

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