Karen Potter

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Karen Potter
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By Karen Potter
This is a flap book perfect for science interactive notebooks. This covers the topics of Plant and Animal Adaptations - hibernation, migration, camouflage, and dormancy. I created this for my Virginia 2nd graders when we study Virginia Science SOL
Subjects:
Science, Other (Science)
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Printables
$1.25
210
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By Karen Potter
This foldable / flipbook was just what my 2nd graders needed to help them study and learn their prefixes and suffixes. I run page 1 and page 2 back to back and then glue or staple to page 3. Page 1 lists the prefix or suffix, page 2 will have the
Subjects:
Grammar, Vocabulary
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Printables
$1.25
168
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By Karen Potter
This little flip book should be a great help when teaching your beginning writers how to s-t-r-e-t-c-h a sentence. It prompts them for Who? Doing What? When? Where? and Why? I have included an example page, a page with handwriting lines, and a
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Writing
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Printables
$1.25
111
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By Karen Potter
This flip book is great for Social Studies interactive notebooks. The first page lists all 7 continents in the order that I teach my students using a song. I have also included a copy of the song. I teach my students to start by placing their hand
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Geography
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Printables
$1.25
114
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By Karen Potter
This is a simple probability flip book that I use with my 2nd graders to help them visualize the concepts of impossible, likely, unlikely, and certain. It's simple to use - just cut out, glue the 2nd page to an interactive notebook or staple the two
Subjects:
Other (Math)
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Printables
$1.50
139
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By Karen Potter
I created this simple worksheet to help my 2nd graders understand rounding to the nearest 10. It worked so well that 17 of the 18 students understood and could round any number by the end of the first lesson. A couple of kids did have to be reminded
Subjects:
Math
Grades:
1st, 2nd
Types:
Printables
$1.25
60
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By Karen Potter
The 3rd grade teachers asked the 2nd grade teachers to help them out with some clock reading skills, specifically using terminology such as "quarter past, half past, 15 before the hour". I created this foldable to help me reinforce these terms and
Subjects:
Math, Measurement, Other (Math)
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Printables
$1.25
99
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By Karen Potter
These foldables are perfect for interactive notebooks! Just print, cut out on the solid outer border, fold on the dotted lines and glue into a notebook for instant success. I have created three foldables for your students' use. Contractions with
Subjects:
Reading, Grammar, Vocabulary
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Printables
$1.25
95
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By Karen Potter
This worksheet allows my students the opportunity to estimate the sum of a two digit addition problem using their newly acquired rounding skills. They then add to find the sum of the two digit numbers. This allows me to assess several things at once
Subjects:
Arithmetic
Grades:
2nd, 3rd
Types:
Worksheets
$1.25
53
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By Karen Potter
My students needed extra practice identifying sensory words in sentences and telling which sense the sensory word appeals to, so I created this worksheet. The students are directed to circle the sensory word in each sentence and then identify to
Subjects:
English Language Arts
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Worksheets
$1.25
40
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By Karen Potter
Use this activity to build your students' skill identifying numbers that are "one more, one less, ten more, and ten less" than a given number. This is a great tool to aid in developing a strategy for addition and subtraction also. I have included
Subjects:
Numbers
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Printables
$1.25
42
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By Karen Potter
This foldable is perfect for interactive notebooks. It compares ancient China and ancient Egypt in 8 categories: continent, river, leader, architecture, contributions, written language, climate and land. If you are a Virginia teacher it is perfect
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Ancient History
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Printables
$1.25
46
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By Karen Potter
I created these sheets as a review for my 2nd graders when studying the Native Americans. For Virginia teachers this is Social Studies SOL 2.2. Students read the clue in the first column then SNIP apart the answer strips at the bottom and SNAP them
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Native Americans
Grades:
2nd, 3rd
Types:
Printables
$1.25
45
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By Karen Potter
I created these flip books to help my 2nd graders learn about the Native American tribes we study - Powhatan, Lakota, and Pueblo. These are great for interactive notebooks and I tried to anticipate several ways you might want to use them. I included
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Native Americans
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Printables
$1.25
40
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By Karen Potter
This is a flip book for the fractions 1/2, 1/3, 1/4, 1/6, 1/8, 1/10. The students cut out and assemble the flip book by stacking and stapling. They can then easily see the difference in these fractions and visualize why 1/8 is really smaller than
Subjects:
Fractions
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Printables
$1.25
35
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By Karen Potter
This is a simple place value game along the lines of the popular Battleship game. Two players create a 3,4, or 5 digit number on their game board and take turns trying to determine their opponent's numbers. This is great practice for learning the
Subjects:
Math, Place Value
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Games
$1.25
22
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By Karen Potter
I created this simple foldable to help my 2nd graders remember the parts of a letter, especially to remember where those commas go. Now, when we are writing letters, if they have a question, they can just refer to the foldable in their notebooks.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Grammar, Other (ELA)
Grades:
1st, 2nd
Types:
Printables
$1.25
40
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By Karen Potter
These flap books are perfect for interactive notebooks. I have included one for natural resources, human resources, and capital resources. Print pages 1 and 2 back to back, glue page 3 into notebooks, then glue the page 1/2 flaps on top. When you
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Economics
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Printables
$1.25
23
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By Karen Potter
I use this cut and paste activity as a mini assessment for my 2nd graders as we are learning about the steps of the scientific method. We learn a RAP from the University of GA that I found online and my students always LOVE it! I have found that
Subjects:
Science, General Science
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Printables
$1.25
15
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By Karen Potter
This is a collection of 6 flap books that are perfect for student interactive notebooks. The front flips open one clue at a time, finally revealing a picture of the famous American. The following Americans are currently included in this pack -
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, U.S. History
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Printables
$3.00
37
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This year I am teaching 4th grade Language Arts, Science, and Social Studies. I taught 1st grade for five years, and 2nd grade for four years.

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