Kristy DaCosta

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Kristy DaCosta
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By Kristy DaCosta
This is an assessment for second graders that have done a science unit on the sun, moon, and stars. It has 20 questions, 15 fill in the blanks with word options for each question, 3 questions with choosing 1 of 3 picture answers, and 2 open-ended
Subjects:
Science, Astronomy
Grades:
2nd
Types:
Assessment
$3.00
2 ratings
4.0
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This is a small group activity for 4th graders. The theme is wolves with a focus on comprehension strategies using online text and regular text. The first objective is to use “new literacies” in order to promote strategic processing and meta
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Reading
Grades:
4th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Activities, Internet Activities
$4.00
1 rating
4.0
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The theme is Fairy Tales. Students will be working on fluency, comprehension, and word study. Students will also be looking at the elements of Fairy Tails. This is a small group setting. It is a two day lesson. Comprehension, oral language, and
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature
Grades:
1st
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Guided Reading Books, Cultural Activities
$3.50
2 ratings
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By Kristy DaCosta
The students will be able to comprehend information on familiar topics and can engage in expanded conversation. The students will be able to develop longer oral responses. The students will be able to retell the story. The students will be able
Subjects:
English Language Arts
Grades:
1st
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Activities, Cultural Activities
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By Kristy DaCosta
This activity is for a lesson on solar energy/the sun. Students can make predictions on how long eight different items will cook in a solar oven. Then discuss their answers.
Subjects:
Science, Earth Sciences, General Science
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Activities, Handouts, Internet Activities
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By Kristy DaCosta
This game is to be used after a lesson with phonograms. Students are broken up into teams. The teachers chooses a phonogram and draws the correct number of boxes on the board for that word. Teams take turns using a spinner and guessing letters
Subjects:
Grammar, Spelling, Vocabulary
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Activities, Assessment, Games
$1.00
1 rating
4.0
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By Kristy DaCosta
A science experiment that tests how long it takes for two ice cubes to melt in different locations.There is a prediction question and an outcome question as well as enabling students to draw a picture of what happened.
Subjects:
Science, Other (Science), General Science
Grades:
1st, 2nd
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Fun Stuff
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By Kristy DaCosta
This lesson will be based on the critical and response perspective. This lesson is using these two perspectives in order to help students respond to a text using their feelings and thoughts. It is for Pre-K or K emergent readers.
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Activities, Literature Circles
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By Kristy DaCosta
This lesson will focus on long vowel A words focusing on “-ake” A deck of 15 cards with long and short a words is used. Students will be able to identify words automatically and sort them. Students will be able to sort long vowel and short vowel
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy
Grades:
3rd
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Assessment, Flash Cards
$3.00
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By Kristy DaCosta
Students will learn how to use a graphic organizer and use it to help them create a paragraph with a beginning and ending sentence about a particular holiday.
Subjects:
Creative Writing, Grammar, Holidays/Seasonal
Grades:
1st, 2nd
Types:
Activities, Literacy Center Ideas, Graphic Organizers
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By Kristy DaCosta
This is a writing activity in which Students will be able to describe what their face looks like when they are sad/depressed, draw a picture of themselves when they are sad/depressed, write about a time that they were sad/depressed and understand
Subjects:
Creative Writing, Grammar, Vocabulary
Grades:
2nd
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Activities
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I have taught students in grades K-6. I have taught in school settings, religious ed programs, and outside school programs, such as tutoring, and an Education Director for the Boys & Girls Club.

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I have my B.A. is psychology and Elementary Education. I am a CT certified teacher. I also have my Masters in Elementary Reading and Literacy.

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