Kathy Adams

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By Kathy Adams
The Magic School Bus on the Ocean FloorThe Magic School Bus on the Ocean Floor Math Task CardsGrades 2-4After examining the story Magic School Bus; On the Ocean Floor, challenge your students with a variety of math tasks / story problems. Please see
Subjects:
Basic Operations, Earth Sciences, Gifted and Talented
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Math Centers, Task Cards, Science Centers
$4.00
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By Kathy Adams
Math Center: Miss Nelson is Missing Literature meets math as students will be engaged and challenged with various math tasks. Please read the entire description before purchasing. A freebie is available if you wish to examine this product! Skills
Subjects:
Basic Operations, Word Problems, Back to School
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, Homeschool
Types:
Computation, Math Centers, Task Cards
$4.00
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By Kathy Adams
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs After examining the book by Judi Barret, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, challenge your students with the following math tasks. While the book is enriching, it is not needed to complete these tasks. Students
Subjects:
Basic Operations, Word Problems, Short Stories
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, Homeschool
Types:
Homeschool Curricula, Literacy Center Ideas, Math Centers
$4.00
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By Kathy Adams
Thanksgiving History If You Sailed on the Mayflower Math Task Cards Grades 2-4 After examining the book by Ann McGovern, If You Sailed on the Mayflower in 1620, challenge your students with the following math tasks. While the book is enriching, it
Subjects:
Basic Operations, Problem Solving, Thanksgiving
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, GATE, Math Centers
$4.00
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By Kathy Adams
Ellis Island Math Task Cards Primary (2nd- 4th grade) Enrich your study of immigration and Ellis Island with these task cards. Challenge students with various math skills as they gather knowledge about this important time in American
Subjects:
Math, U.S. History, Word Problems
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, Homeschool
Types:
Computation, Math Centers, Task Cards
$4.00
29
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By Kathy Adams
TED Talks are highly engaging and lend themselves to deeper thinking and valuable class discussions. These task cards use Dr. Sandra Kaplan's Depth and Complexity model to motivate students by extending their thinking to great heights! Custom
Subjects:
Gifted and Talented, Critical Thinking, Problem Solving
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
GATE, Cooperative Learning, Video Files
$4.00
18
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By Kathy Adams
Several Indian groups inhabited the great state of Texas including: the Apache, Comanche, Caddo, Karankawa and Tonkawa. Students will learn about these Native Americans as they read and respond to comprehension questions which are formatted much
Subjects:
Reading, Native Americans, Informational Text
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, Homeschool
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Homeschool Curricula, Test Prep
$10.00
$8.00
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By Kathy Adams
Veteran Day Math Task CardsThis set of 10 task cards and a mini poster to use in your math work station, will engage your students in challenging math problems while teaching the the history of Veterans' Day. In addition, students will learn some
Subjects:
U.S. History, Gifted and Talented, Word Problems
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, Homeschool
Types:
GATE, Math Centers, Task Cards
$4.00
20
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By Kathy Adams
Informative Research and Writing: Researching Mathematicians and Scientists ... Students research and write an informative composition on a famous mathematician or scientist! Biographies, note taking outlines, and blank writing pages are included in
Subjects:
Gifted and Talented, Writing, Informational Text
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, Homeschool
Types:
Research, Projects, GATE
CCSS:
RI.5.1, RI.5.2, RI.5.3, RI.5.10, W.5.2, W.5.4, W.5.5, W.5.7, W.5.8
$15.00
$10.00
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By Kathy Adams
Engage students in a creative thinking activity as they apply knowledge of Greek and Latin root words. This project culminates in a completed dictionary and gallery tour. Students apply research skills, critical and creative thinking, sensory
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Ancient History, Gifted and Talented
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Projects, GATE, Literacy Center Ideas
$3.00
13
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By Kathy Adams
Math Halloween Task Cards Math Halloween Task Cards will engage your students by adding a new twist to the daily math grind! Use for: enrichment, homework, math journals. morning work, 
work stations, Math Night, RtI (Response to Intervention) or
Subjects:
Basic Operations, Word Problems, Halloween
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Math Centers, Cooperative Learning, Task Cards
$4.00
25
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By Kathy Adams
Monarch Butterflies Math Task Cards Students will explore the life of Monarch butterflies as they are challenged with various math word problems. They will gain knowledge on this amazing creature and solve problems related to their migration and
Subjects:
Math, Science, Spring
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Math Centers, Task Cards, Science Centers
$4.00
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By Kathy Adams
Martin Luther King Math Task Cards Engage learners in math story problems as they gain knowledge about Martin Luther King Jr. After dissecting the provided text, students will be motivated to solve math problems related to this amazing man, his
Subjects:
Word Problems, Martin Luther King Day, Black History Month
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Math Centers, Task Cards
$4.00
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By Kathy Adams
Logical Thinking Winter Puzzles Logical thinking is great for differentiation, morning work, literacy centers, math centers, early finishers, homework, cooperative learning and fast finishers. 3 pages of 10 logic grids will keep students engaged
Subjects:
Critical Thinking, Word Problems, Winter
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Activities, GATE, Task Cards
$3.00
23
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By Kathy Adams
Black History Task Cards Students will analyze informational text as they use reading skills to answer questions about African-Americans who have made a difference in our society. Suggestions for Use * Enrichment * Fast Finishers * Literacy
Subjects:
Reading Strategies, Black History Month, Informational Text
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Task Cards, Cultural Activities
$3.50
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By Kathy Adams
Mammals Math task cards can be used for enrichment, homework, interactive math journals, morning work, Math Night, Response to Intervention, tutoring, work stations and many more classroom needs! Students will gain new knowledge on mammals found in
Subjects:
Word Problems, General Science, Place Value
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, Homeschool
Types:
GATE, Math Centers, Task Cards
$4.00
19
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By Kathy Adams
Enjoy the Christmas season with your students as you challenge them with math task cards. Students will read the much loved poem, Twas the Night Before Christmas and solve problems related to this classic. Also included are an optional sign and the
Subjects:
Basic Operations, Literature, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, Homeschool
Types:
GATE, Math Centers, Task Cards
$4.00
13
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By Kathy Adams
Research and Writing: Native Americans of TexasStudents choose to research and write an informative composition on these Texas Indian Groups: Apache, Caddo, Comanche, Karankawa, and Tonkawa. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~**
Subjects:
Native Americans, Writing, Informational Text
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, Homeschool
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Research, Projects
$15.00
$10.00
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By Kathy Adams
Challenge your students with Math task cards that re-tell the story of the first Thanksgiving. Students will learn about the history of Thanksgiving as they review math concepts. 22 problems are formatted much like questions on the Texas STAAR test.
Subjects:
Math, Basic Operations, Thanksgiving
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, Homeschool
Types:
Bulletin Board Ideas, Math Centers, Task Cards
$4.00
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By Kathy Adams
Critical and Differentiated Thinking Christmas Logical thinking task cards are great for differentiation, morning work, literacy centers, math centers, early finishers and fast finishers. Students will use character cards as manipulative tools
Subjects:
Critical Thinking, Word Problems, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, Homeschool
Types:
GATE, Literacy Center Ideas, Task Cards
$3.00
13
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

* BS in Elementary Education * 28 years in public education * certified in Arkansas and Texas * taught 1st and; 4th Grade and served as a Gifted and Talented specialist in Rockwall, TX * retired June 2013

MY TEACHING STYLE

Even after 28 years in education, I am evolving! Non-traditional, student centered, technology focused, all infused with student voice and fun is how I would describe my style! Retired, I tutor students, ages 5-12, in Dallas.

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

* Teacher of the Year 1987 * Disney Teacher Nominee * Received numerous grants from RISD

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

* 1979 Graduate of Tuckerman, High School * 1985 Graduate of Harding University, Searcy, AR

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

* Live in Garland, Texas * 1 daughter, 30 years old * 1 Granddaughter 2 years old * Retired from 28 years serving students in theTexas public school system * Tutor for Academic Clinical Services in Dallas * Homeschool two boys ages 7 and 11

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