Kristin McKinney

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By Kristin McKinney
Table of contents Chapters 1-5 activity: Face paint Chapters 6-10 activity: Name game Chapters 11-15 activity: Hot Seat Chapters 16-20 activity: The Shunning Chapters 21-25 activity: Heart envelope exchange Chapters 26-30 activity: Conformity
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Literature
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Activities, Novel Study, Printables
CCSS:
RL.4.1, RL.4.3, RL.4.6, RL.4.7, RL.4.9, W.4.3, L.4.5b
$3.00
47 ratings
4.0
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By Kristin McKinney
These interactive, CCSS aligned task cards are perfect for test prep in 4th grade for ELA Reading Literature standards. They can be implemented all year long in a variety of ways. See the note to the teacher below for more ideas on how you could
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, ELA Test Prep
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Printables, Literacy Center Ideas, Task Cards
CCSS:
RL.4.1, RL.4.2, RL.4.3, RL.4.4, RL.4.5, RL.4.6, RL.4.7, RL.4.8, RL.4.9, RL.4.10
$3.00
42 ratings
4.0
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By Kristin McKinney
This bright, engaging CAFE Kit includes a CAFE poster, individual CAFE signs, and reading strategy cards that are color coded to fit under each category on your bulletin board. Posters are in full color.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Reading Strategies
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Printables, Bulletin Board Ideas, Posters
$3.00
36 ratings
4.0
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By Kristin McKinney
This file contains 18 pages packed with a video, interactive workshop style assignments to help students build confidence with their writing, a presentation for students that provides a complete review of the informative writing process(from start
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Writing, Close Reading
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Lesson Plans (Bundled), Test Prep
$4.00
40 ratings
4.0
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By Kristin McKinney
Millionaire Club is guaranteed to have your students reading more than you ever thought possible. Students will be eager and motivated to move up to the next level in Millionaire Club. Every 10 points, aka 100,000 dollars, students win different
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Reading Strategies
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Printables, Bulletin Board Ideas, Posters
$3.00
35 ratings
4.0
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By Kristin McKinney
This editable PowerPoint file is perfect to send home on the first day of school to students' families. It introduces the teacher, the school, the importance of family/school communication, and it seeks to build rapport with the families by
Subjects:
For All Subject Areas, For All Subjects
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Handouts, Printables, For Parents
$2.00
28 ratings
4.0
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By Kristin McKinney
This fun, ninja-inspired adjective lesson focuses on 2 learning goals: what an adjective is and how to order adjectives in writing. This lesson is aligned with CCSS L.4.1.D: Ordering Adjectives. The PDF file includes standards, EQ's, learning
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Grammar, ELA Test Prep
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), PowerPoint Presentations, Scaffolded Notes
CCSS:
L.4.1d
$2.00
28 ratings
3.9
Digital Download PDF (2.23 MB)
By Kristin McKinney
This file contains 18 pages packed with videos, interactive workshop style assignments to help students build confidence with their writing, a presentation for students that provides a complete review of the opinion writing process(from start to
Subjects:
English Language Arts, ELA Test Prep, Writing
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Test Prep, Assessment
CCSS:
W.3.1, W.3.4, W.3.5, W.3.6, W.3.7, W.3.10, W.4.1, W.4.2, W.4.5, W.4.6, W.4.7...
$4.00
25 ratings
3.9
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By Kristin McKinney
This interactive pack goes through every chapter with the reader. Common Core standards are reviewed, and motivational, real-life activities are recreated. The unit includes: comprehension and higher order thinking questions, accountable talk,
Subjects:
ELA Test Prep, Literature, Writing
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Novel Study, Printables, Literature Circles
$3.00
23 ratings
3.9
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By Kristin McKinney
All students have special talents and gifts. This activity/awards pack allows students to recognize their own talents as well as others. Kids' Choice Awards allows students to nominate peers for various awards. Every student gets something, and
Subjects:
For All Subject Areas
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Printables
$3.00
14 ratings
4.0
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By Kristin McKinney
This memory yearbook is perfect for an end of the year present. I like to give my books out the day after state testing is complete. This interactive notebook captures the big moments of your fifth graders' lives, and they will have this time
Subjects:
English Language Arts, For All Subject Areas, Summer
Grades:
5th
Types:
Projects, Activities, Printables
$4.50
14 ratings
4.0
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By Kristin McKinney
Are you ready to transform traditional book reports into hands-on, interactive, tech-centered book reports?! If yes, then this is the product for you. This product includes everything you need for a 3 day project of writing book commercials, filming
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Reading Strategies
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Activities, Printables
$4.50
18 ratings
4.0
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By Kristin McKinney
This PowerPoint provides students with every step in the writing process with intriguing mnemonics, fun videos, foldables, and treats! Plus, there's a fun Super Hero theme that every student is sure to enjoy. This PPT aligns well with Common Core
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Other (Social Studies - History), For All Subjects
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Activities, Printables
CCSS:
W.2.1, W.3.1, W.4.1, W.5.1, W.6.1
$3.00
19 ratings
4.0
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By Kristin McKinney
This product is designed for a 4th grade CCSS review; however, the product can be easily adapted for grades 3-5. The product is intended to be used as a review game. The following standards are covered: RL.4.6 Point of View (1st person and 3rd
Subjects:
English Language Arts, ELA Test Prep, Tools for Common Core
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, Homeschool
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Test Prep, Games
CCSS:
RL.4.6, RI.4.5, RF.4.3, L.4.1, L.4.1e, L.4.5
$4.00
14 ratings
3.9
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By Kristin McKinney
This unit reviews key CCSS for grades 3-5 by reading, writing, and partying in countries around the world. Students read a story and a piece of informational text each day. Close reads with an independent practice activity are also included daily.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Reading Strategies
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Unit Plans, Activities, Posters
$3.00
10 ratings
4.0
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By Kristin McKinney
This memory yearbook is perfect for an end of the year present. I like to give my books out the day after state testing is complete. This interactive notebook captures the big moments of your fourth graders lives, and they will have this time
Subjects:
Reading, For All Subject Areas, Summer
Grades:
4th
Types:
Projects, Activities, Printables
$4.50
12 ratings
4.0
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By Kristin McKinney
Journaling is a way of teaching. In my classroom, you will not see worksheets. Everything I do is used in a real-life, practical way. Journaling is research-proven to be among the best ways to teach writing! It offers creativity, personal meaning,
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Guided Reading Books, Literacy Center Ideas
$1.00
9 ratings
4.0
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By Kristin McKinney
This writing unit found inspiration in the 30 Day Challenge website at http://www.my30dc.com/site. The lesson starts with an inspiring TED video about trying something new for 30 days. After watching the moving video, they play an interactive
Subjects:
English Language Arts, ELA Test Prep, Writing
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Homeschool
Types:
Projects, Thematic Unit Plans, Test Prep
CCSS:
W.4.1
$1.75
9 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (1.92 MB)
By Kristin McKinney
This is a great introduction or review for narrative writing. It covers how to read a prompt, underlining key words, understanding verbage, using "POWER" as an acronym for writing steps, etc. It is aligned with CCSS writing rubric and standards.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, ELA Test Prep, Writing
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Minilessons, Printables
$2.00
10 ratings
4.0
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By Kristin McKinney
This memory yearbook is perfect for an end of the year present. I like to give my books out the day after state testing is complete. This interactive notebook captures the big moments of your 3rd graders' lives, and they will have this time capsule
Subjects:
English Language Arts, For All Subject Areas, Holidays/Seasonal
Grades:
3rd
Types:
Projects, Activities, Printables
$4.50
9 ratings
3.9
Digital Download PDF (3.48 MB)
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I have a Masters in Education: K-6. I have taught 3rd grade, all ages(in Barcelona, Spain), and 4th grade at home here in TN! I LOVE teaching, and I love learning. I plan to start my EdD this Fall. I love serving for TNCore as a learning leader for my district! It keeps me up to date on all things ELA. Love it!

MY TEACHING STYLE

Thematic units, accountable talk, student led flipped classroom, inquiry based, hands-on, research-based,balanced literacy approach, teacher as a guide, interactive, engaging, fun learning!

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

Cum Laude Honors, 4.0 with grad degree, thesis award

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

M.Ed. at Milligan College, K-6 Education and B.S Early Childhood Education PreK-3, ETSU

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

I love music, cooking, traveling, family, friends, church, reading, crafting, blogging, teaching, shopping, movies, board games, trying new things, and being spontaneous. twitter: @kwynegar facebook: thereadbox www.thereadbox.com pinterest: http://www.pinterest.com/krwynegar/

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