Laura Heflin

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Overview: In this poetry unit 4th, 5th, and 6th grade students will analyze poems as a class, in small groups, and independently. This unit is a great resource for reading comprehension. This poetry unit focuses on: - Analyzing and labeling the
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Overview: In this manipulative-driven math activity, students will use cuisenaire rods to determine equivalent fractions and compare fractions. This is a great activity for critical math reasoning! Answer key is provided. Grades: 3rd grade, 4th
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Overview: A rubric to grade students' written reading responses when they respond to a prompt of any text (fiction or nonfiction). Rubric targets understanding of text, support, deep thinking, addressing the prompt, length, grammar, and spelling.
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Overview: This packet is meant to be used after reading From Seed to Plant by Gail Gibbons. The first page has 16 comprehension questions. The second page has students sequence the parts of a plant's life cycle and fill in the blanks. Great for
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Overview: A rubric to grade students' reading responses when they summarize an informational text, including main ideas and details. Rubric is out of 20 points. Grades: 4th grade, 5th grade, 6th grade, 7th grade, 8th grade Common Core: ELA
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Overview: 15 open-ended questions mainly relating to topics included in the book …If You Lived in Colonial Times by Ann McGovern. Questions relate to colonial times knowledge of: - jobs - clothing - travel/transportation - communication - food -
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Overview: After reading the picture book Fly Away Home by Eve Bunting, students are given 7 clues from the text and are asked to provide their background knowledge and combine the text clue and their knowledge to also record an inference. Great
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Overview: After reading chapters 1-4 of the novel Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing by Judy Blume (Level Q), students are given clues from the text (quotes and page numbers) and are asked to make and record inferences. Great for use in guided reading
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Overview: A rubric to grade students' reading responses when they compare and contrast themes, compare and contrast events/characters/settings in a text, compare and contrast multiple accounts of the same event, compare and contrast stories in the
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Overview: Students will research an American Indian/Native American region/tribe and will create a packet including written and illustrated information. The research packet includes: - map/geographical features - typical dwelling - food -
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Overview: A rubric to grade students' reading responses when they summarize a fictional text. Parts of a plot mountain are represented, including introduction, rising action, climax, falling action, and conclusion. Rubric is out of 20
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Overview: Students will research a famous American of their choice through non-fiction texts and use of the internet. With their research they will create a mini poster including : - pictures and information on why they are famous - interesting
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Purpose: : This Problem-Based Learning (PBL) unit targets economic principles and integrates social studies, reading, writing, and technology. Through several background-knowledge lessons and ongoing mini-lessons, students come to understand that:
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Overview: After reading chapters 1-7 of the novel Tuck Everlasting by Natalie Babbitt (Level V), students are given clues from the text (quotes and page numbers) and are asked to make and record inferences. Great for guided reading groups and
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20 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions requiring students to recall details from the novel and make inferences (symbolism, theme, lesson learned, character changes).
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Overview: Four to six comprehension questions to go along with each chapter, as well as after reading. There are questions for 17 guided reading lessons. Grades: 3rd grade, 4th grade, 5th grade Common Core: ELA RL.3.1, RL.3.3, RL.4.1, RL.4.3,
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As you read aloud the picture book More Parts by Tedd Arnold students will record the meanings to different idioms they hear. Seven idioms are included. This is a great introduction lesson to idioms.
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Overview: In this week-long mini-unit students will ask questions, make inferences, and find supporting evidence through multiple readings of the picture book The Stranger by Chris Van Allsburg. Graphic organizers for students are included.
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Overview: Students will work in a small group and research one of the 3 colonial regions (New England colonies, Middle colonies, and Southern colonies) and create a travel brochure persuading Englishmen to either visit or move to their colonial
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Overview: A cause and effect activity to be used with the book River Ran Wild by Lynne Cherry. Answer key provided. Grades: 4th grade, 5th grade Common Core: ELA RI.4.5, RI.5.5 ALSO CHECK OUT: Compare and Contrast- Reading Response
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I have taught 3rd, 4th, and 5th grades and have specialized in reading, grammar, spelling, and social studies.

MY TEACHING STYLE

I strive to make all my lessons engaging and interesting in order to foster a love for reading and learning within my students. "Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world." Nelson Mandela

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

Christopher & Banks Teacher Award, 2010-2011. Bright Ideas Grants for four Flip Video cameras and six Google chromebooks

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

I have my B.A. in Elementary Education and French, as well as my M.Ed. in Elementary Education.

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

I grew up in Michigan and now live in North Carolina.

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