Kirsten Gum

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By Kirsten Gum
In this 6-10 day lesson sequence on economics students will understand: 1. The need for specialization 2. Specialization leads to interdependence and trade 3. The benefits of specialization and why nations trade 4. How countries decide what to trade
Subjects:
Geography, Economics
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Projects, Lesson Plans (Bundled), Internet Activities
$5.00
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Students will be given an annual salary and family size. From that information, students will create an annual budget based on the budget sheet provided. Students must make real world decisions, such as "Should I buy basic cable or premium cable?"
Subjects:
Math
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Projects, Printables
CCSS:
6.SP.B.4, 6.SP.B.5
$3.00
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By Kirsten Gum
This graphic organizer will help students envision a story that goes beyond characters and setting.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Writing
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Printables, Graphic Organizers
$1.00
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By Kirsten Gum
Students will come to understand fraction and decimal equivalencies through the exploration of tangrams. Students will determine the fractional and decimal values of each piece in the tangram.
Subjects:
Fractions, Geometry, Decimals
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Activities, Printables, Cooperative Learning
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By Kirsten Gum
Students must answer historically based questions to advance in the game. All questions come directly from "The Book Thief". Game cards and directions included.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, World History, Literature
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th
Types:
Activities, Novel Study, Games
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By Kirsten Gum
This three day, mini-unit seeks to answer the essential question “How does society construct valid arguments?”. Over the course of the unit students will recall a time when they had to persuade someone to do something, debate whether school uniforms
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Writing-Essays
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Projects, Lesson Plans (Bundled), Printables
CCSS:
W.5.1, W.5.1a, W.5.1b, W.5.1d
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By Kirsten Gum
This four day lesson sequence teaches the importance of finding common denominators, adding and subtracting fractions with unlike denominators, and converting mixed numbers and improper fractions. These lessons explain how to find common
Subjects:
Math, Fractions
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled)
CCSS:
5.NF.A.1, 5.NF.A.2
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By Kirsten Gum
This integrated unit links "The Catcher in the Rye" to its historical time period. Students will gain valuable background knowledge from this lesson that will help them better understand "The Catcher in the Rye". Students will then link key elements
Subjects:
U.S. History, Literature, Close Reading
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Activities, Novel Study
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This lesson will scaffold students' understanding of how to add and subtract integers using colored chips. Students will explore on their own with colored chips, then formulate rules for adding and subtracting integers, and finally link learning to
Subjects:
Basic Operations, Numbers, Word Problems
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Activities, Printables
CCSS:
7.NS.A.2
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In this lesson students will learn how to compare decimals using >, <, and =. The lesson supports students' understanding of decimals by using a number line and 100 grid to compare decimals. This lesson also includes differentiated materials.
Subjects:
Math
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Worksheets, Printables
CCSS:
5.NBT.A.3b
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By Kirsten Gum
This three day lesson will scaffold students' conceptual understanding of the length and capacity through activities and experimentation.
Subjects:
Measurement
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Activities, Cooperative Learning
CCSS:
4.MD.A.1
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This five day lesson sequence teaches ordering fractions, adding and subtracting fractions with like denominators, and finding equivalent fractions. These lessons explain how to add/subtract fractions and find equivalent fractions using pictures.
Subjects:
Math
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Activities
CCSS:
5.NF.A.1, 5.NF.A.2
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In this three day lesson sequence students will be walked through the writing process. Students will engaged in high-interest creative writing. I taught this lesson sequence to my students last year and it was one of their favorite activities all
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Creative Writing
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Printables, Graphic Organizers
CCSS:
W.5.3d, W.5.5
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By Kirsten Gum
This is an example of a project your students can do with "Number the Stars" or any other novel. This multigenre paper uses different types of writing (letter, wanted ad, obituary, etc.) to depict various perspectives (Nazi, young Jewish child,
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Creative Writing, Close Reading
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Projects, Assessment, Novel Study
$2.00
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Students often use the same boring words in their writing. This quick and easy cheat sheet lists frequently used words (good, big, walk) and provides more descriptive alternate words (smashing, whopping, saunter). Students may also add words they
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Vocabulary, Writing
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Word Walls, Printables
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By Kirsten Gum
In this four day lesson sequence students will explore how rocks are used today and learn about the different types of rocks, how those types are formed, and the rock cycle. On the final day, students will engage in a fun rock experiment. This
Subjects:
Science
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Laboratory, Graphic Organizers
$2.00
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