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By Kristen Polotsky
This is an 8 question quiz over the first 4 chapters of The Hundred Dresses by Eleanor Estes. The first 4 questions are multiple choice and the last 4 questions are open-ended.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Literature
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Novel Study
CCSS:
RL.4.3
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By Kristen Polotsky
This is a short 5 question quiz, 3 multiple choice and 2 true or false, over the American history television show Liberty's Kids, episode 4, "Liberty or Death". I included the answer key. Sometimes I would give students a quiz like this after
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Government, U.S. History
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Assessment
$1.25
5 ratings
3.9
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By Kristen Polotsky
This is a 21 slide Power Point presentation on South Korea. The slides show one or two multiple choice questions about a category in South Korea, and the next slide shows the answer, and usually a picture. The categories
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Asian Studies
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Cultural Activities
$3.00
5 ratings
3.9
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By Kristen Polotsky
If your class is studying Madagascar, this is a great project for you. It splits children into 7 groups. The groups are: Basic Information, History, Geography, Government, Economy/ Education, Culture, and Wildlife. First there is a sign-up sheet
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Social Studies - History, Informational Text
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Projects
CCSS:
RI.4.9, RI.4.10
$5.00
4 ratings
4.0
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By Kristen Polotsky
This is a 20 question comprehension test over pages 30-94 of One Crazy Summer by Rita Williams-Garcia. In 2011, This book won the Coretta Scott King Award, Scott O'Dell Prize for Historical Fiction, and was a Newbery Honor Book. Questions 1-14 are
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Literature
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Novel Study
CCSS:
RL.4.3, RL.5.3, RL.5.10
$2.25
1 rating
4.0
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By Kristen Polotsky
This is a 20 question matching quiz over some vocabulary found in the first 3 chapters of The Hundred Dresses by Eleanor Estes. My class discussed and used these words as we were reading the book, and before I gave them the quiz.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Vocabulary, Literature
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Novel Study
CCSS:
RL.3.4, RL.4.4, RL.4.10
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1 rating
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By Kristen Polotsky
This is a 10 question comprehension test over pages 95-125 of One Crazy Summer by Rita Williams-Garcia. In 2011, This book won the Coretta Scott King Award, Scott O'Dell Prize for Historical Fiction, and was a Newbery Honor Book. Questions
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Literature
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Examinations - Quizzes, Novel Study, Literature Circles
$2.25
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By Kristen Polotsky
This is a 10 question quiz/test over the book The Hundred Dresses by Eleanor Estes. Questions 1-6 are multiple choice, and questions 7-10 are short answer. The multiple choice questions are basic facts and vocabulary, and the short answer questions
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Literature
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Examinations - Quizzes, Worksheets, Novel Study
$2.00
4 ratings
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By Kristen Polotsky
This is a 21 slide Power Point presentation on China The slides show one or two multiple choice questions about a category in China, and the next slide shows the answer, and sometimes a picture. The categories are: Basic
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Asian Studies
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Cultural Activities
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By Kristen Polotsky
If your class is studying South Korea, this is a great project for you. It splits children into 10 groups. The groups are: Basic Information History Government Economy Language and Education Food, Sports, and Games Religion Art, Music,
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Social Studies - History, Informational Text
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Projects
CCSS:
RI.5.9, RI.5.10
$5.00
1 rating
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By Kristen Polotsky
This lab sheet gives materials and procedure for making crystals with water and epsom salt.
Subjects:
Science, Arts, Physical Science
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Laboratory
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Students dissolve antacids in water. Some are crushed, representing chewed food, and some are not. They time how long it takes for each to dissolve. They find that it is faster for the crushed tablet to dissolve, which means that chewed food is
Subjects:
Specialty, Science, Health
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Worksheets, Science Centers
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By Kristen Polotsky
15 questions that go along with the Bill Nye Rocks and Soil episode. 11 are true and false, and 4 are multiple choice.
Subjects:
Science, Earth Sciences, General Science
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Worksheets, Movie Guides
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15 question true and false viewing guide that goes along with the Bill Nye episode Chemical Reactions
Subjects:
Science, Chemistry, General Science
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Worksheets, Handouts
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By Kristen Polotsky
This test is 15 multiple choice and 6 short answer. It goes along with Unit E of SEPUP Issues and Earth Science. However, it could probably go along with most weather and climate units. Since I teach in Chicago, I made a couple of questions
Subjects:
Science, Earth Sciences, Physical Science
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Examinations - Quizzes, Study Guides, Test Prep
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By Kristen Polotsky
Slides giving the overview for a student project on an earthquake, volcano, or tsunami. I did these projects with 6th grade. The guidelines for the project, which is for the students to make a slideshow with details about their natural disaster, are
Subjects:
Science, Earth Sciences, Social Studies - History
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Cooperative Learning
$2.00
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This includes a class scavenger hunt, a time capsule, and a brainstorming page about rules. This helps students learn about each other, share about themselves, and reflect on important rules for school. There are 3 student pages with 3 separate
Subjects:
Classroom Management, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Fun Stuff
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By Kristen Polotsky
This is a reflection sheet for students to fill out when they find a news article that is science related. I used it for an ongoing bulletin board project in my 5th/6th science room.
Subjects:
Science, Critical Thinking, Informational Text
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Homework, Bulletin Board Ideas, Science Centers
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This 12 question true and false page goes along with the Bill Nye Earth's Crust video.
Subjects:
Science, Earth Sciences, General Science
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Movie Guides
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This is a test I made for 6th graders. We used SEPUP curriculum, Issues in Earth Science. However, it is likely relevant for most units about the earth, moon, and sun as a system, including solar angle and seasons. 5 multiple choice and 3 short
Subjects:
Science, Astronomy, Earth Sciences
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Examinations - Quizzes
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