Laura Candler

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By Laura Candler
Do your students have trouble writing complete sentences? Do they write in fragments and run-ons? Sentence Go Round is a simple and fun cooperative learning strategy to teach students how to write longer, more complex sentences. It starts with a
Subjects:
Grammar, Gifted and Talented, Writing
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Printables, Cooperative Learning
CCSS:
L.3.1, L.4.1, L.5.1, L.5.3a
$5.95
2,907
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By Laura Candler
Analyzing Character Traits consists of a variety of lessons and activities for teaching students how to analyze character traits, along with ready-to-use graphic organizers and activity pages. The PDF teacher’s guide includes the printable
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Vocabulary
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, Homeschool
Types:
Printables, Graphic Organizers, Google Apps
CCSS:
RL.3.3, RL.4.3, RL.5.3
$7.95
1,515
Digital Download ZIP (10.43 MB)
By Laura Candler
Order of Operations Bingo Level 1 includes strategies for reviewing order of operations, a practice worksheet, and a ready-to-use Bingo game. The game can be played with the class, in math centers, in cooperative learning teams, or in small guided
Subjects:
Math, Basic Operations, Order of Operations
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Games
CCSS:
5.OA.A.1
$4.95
656
Digital Download PDF (4.20 MB)
By Laura Candler
Seek & Spell Challenge is an engaging word work activity that's so fun your kids won't even know they're learning! But while they are working, they're improving both spelling and foundational reading skills. Includes both printable activities
Subjects:
Spelling, Phonics
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Literacy Center Ideas, Google Apps
CCSS:
RF.2.3, RF.2.3b, RF.2.3e, RF.2.3f, RF.3.3, RF.3.3a, RF.3.3b, RF.3.3c, RF.3.3d, RF.4.3, RF.4.3a...
$22.95
$13.95
484
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By Laura Candler
Math Stations for Middle Grades was designed for grades 3 - 6, and the strategies can be adapted for other grade levels. The management suggestions and resources in this resource will make it easy for you to implement math stations or math centers
Subjects:
Math, Math Test Prep
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Printables, Math Centers, Cooperative Learning
$8.95
2,336
Digital Download ZIP (8.32 MB)
By Laura Candler
Place Value Partners is a place value game for math centers, cooperative learning partners, small guided math groups, or even whole class instruction. The concept is similar to the game Battleship with partners facing each other across a barrier.
Subjects:
Decimals, Place Value
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Games, Math Centers, Cooperative Learning
CCSS:
2.NBT.A.3, 4.NBT.A.2, 5.NBT.A.3
$4.95
1,759
Digital Download ZIP (93.13 MB)
By Laura Candler
Classify It! Exploring Quadrilaterals is an exciting collection of lessons and activities to help students master quadrilateral classification. This product includes printables and directions for an introductory lesson, a cooperative learning
Subjects:
Geometry, Math Test Prep
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Math Centers, Cooperative Learning
CCSS:
3.G.A.1, 4.G.A.2, 5.G.B.3, 5.G.B.4
$6.50
788
Digital Download ZIP (18.92 MB)
By Laura Candler
Geometry: Exploring the Basics includes hands-on lessons, engaging activities, no-prep printables, and two tests that were designed to help students master the basic concepts of geometry. These resources are aligned with Common Core Standards in
Subjects:
Math, Geometry
Grades:
3rd, 4th
Types:
Activities, EBooks, Printables
CCSS:
3.G.A.1, 4.G.A.1, 4.G.A.2
$6.95
1,034
Digital Download ZIP (7.34 MB)
By Laura Candler
Exploring Poetry: Tools for Teaching Kids to Read and Understand Poetry is a 2-part poetry unit with lessons and activities for introducing poetic devices, analyzing poetry, and interpreting poetry. The first part of the poetry unit includes a
Subjects:
Reading, Gifted and Talented, Poetry
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Printables, Literacy Center Ideas
CCSS:
RL.2.4, RL.3.5, RL.4.5, RL.5.4
$8.95
943
Digital Download PDF (17.13 MB)
By Laura Candler
Customary Measurement Conversions is a huge collection of 70 pages teaching resources to review and assess customary measurement units and conversions. You'll find math center games, measurement task cards, cooperative learning activities,
Subjects:
Measurement, Math Test Prep, Word Problems
Grades:
4th, 5th, Homeschool
Types:
Test Prep, Printables, Task Cards
$9.50
731
Digital Download PDF (18.73 MB)
By Laura Candler
Possessive and Plural Nouns Level 2 includes four worksheets, Form A and Form B of two different worksheets, along with full-sized answer keys. Digital and printable versions of all four worksheets are included. The digital versions were created in
Subjects:
Grammar, Spelling, ELA Test Prep
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, Homeschool
Types:
Assessment, Printables, Google Apps
CCSS:
L.3.1b, L.3.2d, L.4.1g, L.4.2d, L.5.1e, L.5.2e
$3.00
288
Digital Download PDF (4.27 MB)
By Laura Candler
Simplify and Snap is a fun math game that kids love! Players earn snap cubes for simplifying fractions correctly, and they compete to see who can create the tallest tower. QR codes make this math game even more engaging! It includes 3 levels of task
Subjects:
Math, Fractions
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Printables, Games, Math Centers
$3.95
1,244
Digital Download PDF (4.68 MB)
By Laura Candler
Gallon Robot to the Rescue is much more than a set of Gallon Man or Gallon Girl patterns! It's a comprehensive collection of teaching strategies and printables to help your students learn to convert between the customary units of capacity. The
Subjects:
Math, Measurement, Math Test Prep
Grades:
4th, 5th, Homeschool
Types:
Printables, Math Centers, Cooperative Learning
CCSS:
4.MD.A.1, 5.MD.A.1
$5.50
393
Digital Download PDF (3.90 MB)
By Laura Candler
Are you required to teach specific quadrilateral and triangle concepts? If so, you'll find these Classifying Polygons worksheets to be super helpful! There are 3 forms of the worksheet, which makes it easy to use them for practice and assessment.
Subjects:
Math, Geometry, Basic Math
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, Homeschool
Types:
Test Prep, Internet Activities, Google Apps
CCSS:
5.G.B.3
$3.00
391
Digital Download PDF (2.49 MB)
By Laura Candler
Polygon Explorations has hands-on geometry lessons, games, and activities for introducing polygons and classifying them according to their attributes. Sorting polygons is one of the most effective ways for kids to learn about 2-dimensional shapes,
Subjects:
Math, Geometry, Math Test Prep
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Math Centers, Cooperative Learning
CCSS:
3.G.A.1, 4.G.A.1, 4.G.A.2, 4.G.A.3, 5.G.B.3, 5.G.B.4
$6.95
609
Digital Download ZIP (11.44 MB)
By Laura Candler
Order of Operations Bingo Game Level 2 includes strategies for reviewing order of operations using PEMDAS, a practice worksheet, and a ready-to-use Bingo game. The game can be played with the class, in math centers, in cooperative learning teams, or
Subjects:
Algebra, Basic Operations, Order of Operations
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Printables, Games
CCSS:
5.OA.A.1
$4.95
367
Digital Download PDF (4.19 MB)
By Laura Candler
50 States Showdown is an exciting, fast-paced activity for reviewing state names, locations, capitals and/or abbreviations.There are three variations of the basic Showdown game: Find the States Showdown, Name the States Showdown, and States and
Subjects:
Geography
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Activities, Games, Cooperative Learning
$5.95
467
Digital Download PDF (7.22 MB)
By Laura Candler
Character Bio Reports is a great way to teach kids how to write an organized report about a person or a book character... without copying and pasting facts from a website. This assignment requires students to choose a famous person or character,
Subjects:
Writing-Expository, Social Studies - History, Study Skills
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, Homeschool
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Research, Google Apps
CCSS:
W.3.2, W.3.4, W.3.5, W.3.7, W.4.2, W.4.4, W.4.5, W.4.7, W.4.8, W.5.2, W.5.4...
$7.95
708
Digital Download ZIP (12.19 MB)
By Laura Candler
Order of Operations Task Cards, Bingo Games, and Tests Bundle includes everything you need to introduce and practice order of operations! These materials are also perfect for a review or test prep activity. There are two levels of resources, with
Subjects:
Math, Order of Operations, Math Test Prep
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, Homeschool
Types:
Test Prep, Printables, Games
CCSS:
5.OA.A.1
$20.80
$13.95
541
Bundle
By Laura Candler
The Sensational Sentences Writing Activities Bundle includes two products, Sentence Go Round and Sensational Sentences . Both products include engaging lessons and activities for teaching kids to write better sentences, and they work well together.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Writing
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Activities, Cooperative Learning, Google Apps
$9.45
$6.95
146
Bundle
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Laura has 30 years of teaching experience in grades 4, 5, and 6. In addition, she shares her teaching strategies with others via the virtual File Cabinet and her blog on Teaching Resources (http://www.lauracandler.com). Laura is the author of 7 published books and over 100 ebooks.

MY TEACHING STYLE

Laura is known for her active engagement strategies and cooperative learning lessons. She believes in teaching students to accept responsibility for their own behavior and learning. She uses many interactive strategies and hands-on math lessons. Laura is passionate about using the Reading Workshop approach to share the joy of reading with kids!

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

Milken Family Foundation Awardee, National Board Certified - Middle Childhood Generalist, Author of educational books for teachers, Creator of Teaching Resources website

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education - UNC Chapel Hill Master of Arts in Elementary Education - UNC Pembroke

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Laura Candler is a retired elementary teacher with 30 years classroom experience as well as the owner of the Teaching Resources website (http://www.lauracandler.com). Laura is the author of over a dozen books for teachers. She was recognized as a Milken Family Foundation recipient and has her National Board Certification as a Middle Childhood Generalist.

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