Laura Candler

 (52,713)
United States - North Carolina - Fayetteville
Laura Candler
4.0
61,468 votes
Save on Bundles
 
FREE Download
Assess the general quality of my work with this free download
clear search
You Selected:
Category
Column Superb
Leader Board Superb
My Products
sort by:
Best Seller
view:
Do your students have trouble writing complete sentences? Do they write in fragments and run-ons? Perhaps they write with complete sentences, but their sentences are short and choppy. Sentence Go Round is a simple and fun cooperative learning
$4.95
2549 ratings
4.0
Digital Download ZIP (30.07 MB)
Analyzing Character Traits includes a variety of lessons, strategies, and printables aligned with the Common Core Reading Standards for Grades 3 - 5 that deal with character analysis. In this unit, you'll find a lesson on how authors reveal
$4.95
1317 ratings
4.0
Digital Download ZIP (3.92 MB)
Exploring Poetry: Tools for Teaching Kids to Read and Understand Poetry is a 2-part unit with poetry lessons for introducing poetic devices, analyzing, and interpreting poetry. The first part of the poetry unit includes a collection of activities
$8.95
811 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (17.13 MB)
Character Bio Reports is a great way to teach kids how to write an organized report or essay about a person or character... without copying and pasting facts from a website. This assignment requires students to choose a famous person or character,
$4.50
647 ratings
4.0
Digital Download ZIP (6.72 MB)
Classroom Book Clubs: Literature Circles Made Easy includes 5 short videos for teachers plus the printables you need to set up and run Literature Circles in your classroom. This method does not include Literature Circle roles, so the program is easy
$16.95
490 ratings
4.0
Digital Download ZIP (12.27 MB)
Looking for poetry lessons and activities? This Poetry Unit Bundle includes 7 of Laura Candler's resources for teaching kids how to read, write, and LOVE poetry. Click the products below to preview them, and return to this page to purchase the
$37.20
$25.95
628 ratings
4.0
Bundle
Do your students know how to have REAL discussions where they actually listen to each other and link their ideas to others in the group? If not, Discussion Connections has the tools you need to foster effective cooperative learning discussions. This
$4.95
551 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (12.61 MB)
Mystery Vocabulary Detectives is a cooperative learning and critical thinking activity for reviewing vocabulary. You can play this vocabulary game as a whole class, or students can play it within cooperative learning teams. Included are two sets of
$4.50
655 ratings
4.0
Digital Download ZIP (3.17 MB)
Fun and engaging whole class review and cooperative learning lesson! Save paper by having students work in teams to practice plural nouns. This 21-page packet includes a review of regular and irregular plural noun formation, an interactive
$3.50
307 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (2.60 MB)
Talking Sticks is a management strategy that encourages all students to participate equally in a discussion. It can be used after reading a book aloud, as a part of Literature Circles, during small group literacy instruction, or when conducting a
$3.50
263 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (2.60 MB)
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. Newly Updated with Google Classroom
$22.95
$13.95
355 ratings
4.0
Bundle
Possessive Noun Showdown: Task Cards & More! includes short answer task cards and lesson suggestions for introducing possessive nouns. This packet includes directions for a whole-class introduction as well as activities for cooperative learning
$4.95
271 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (12.62 MB)
When March rolls around and the weather begins to warm, teaching can become a challenge. These seasonal activities will ensure that your students are on task and learning when spring fever starts to hit! In this packet you'll find two pages of
$3.95
208 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (9.89 MB)
Talking Sticks is a discussion strategy that encourages all students to participate equally in a discussion. It can be used after reading a book aloud, as a part of Literature Circles, during small group literacy instruction, or when conducting a
$3.50
261 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (2.55 MB)
Talking Sticks is a discussion strategy that encourages all students to participate equally in a discussion. It can be used with the class after a read aloud or basal reading selection, during small group instruction, or in cooperative learning
$3.50
288 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (3.28 MB)
Talking Sticks is a discussion strategy that encourages all students to participate equally in a discussion. It can be used with the class after a read aloud or basal reading selection, during small group instruction, or in cooperative learning
$3.50
260 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (3.34 MB)
Possessive and Plural Nouns includes 4 printables: Form A and Form B of 2 different worksheets. Both singular and plural possessive nouns are included on these printables, which can be used for practice or for assessment. Full-sized answer keys are
$2.00
171 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (1.89 MB)
Plural or Possessive? Task Cards and More! includes short answer task cards and lesson suggestions for introducing the concept of possessive nouns. The activities are designed to help students distinguish between plural nouns and singular possessive
$4.95
269 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (11.67 MB)
Graphic Organizers for Reading: Teaching Tools Aligned with the Common Core is a 161-page published ebook that includes over 3 dozen graphic organizers, but it's far more than a book of printables. It also includes mini-lessons for how to teach
$14.95
242 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (18.01 MB)
Buddy Bio Poems is a fun partner writing activity in which students interview a classmate and write a bio poem about him or her. This activity makes a great back-to-school icebreaker, but it can also be at other times during the year. Buddy Bio
$3.95
213 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (4.01 MB)
showing 1-20 of 73

Ratings

Digital Items
4.0
Overall Quality:
4.0
Accuracy:
4.0
Practicality:
4.0
Thoroughness:
4.0
Creativity:
4.0
Clarity:

4.0
Total:
61,468 total vote(s)
Ask Laura Candler a question. They will receive an automated email and will return to answer you as soon as possible. Please Login to ask your question.
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.

Teachers Pay Teachers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign Up