When working on a biography or autobiography unit, use these idea-generating printable notes to help your students focus on writing their own autobiographies. The end-product will be a 7-paragraph project as unique as each of your students.
Reader's Theater to accompany the fable, "The Lion and the Mouse," (part of Houghton Mifflin's first grade language arts curriculum). This fable reinforces that a kind deed is never wasted and demonstrates that kindness is related to good
To help us review for the upcoming state tests, my students are putting together these flip books to easily access the different attributes of grammar that we need to remember. I have included the tab labels and descriptions that are glued to the
Printable directions for student research projects on California Indian tribes. Includes a timeline of due dates, choices for displaying the report information, and content the report must include. Grading Rubric includes an area for the report
This Weekly Behavior Chart makes it easy to keep your students' parents informed about their behavior in class. Each day of the week has a box that is colored by the student according to his/her daily behavior. A key is provided that describes the
This is my favorite project of the year!
Before we write our autobiographies, my students create this timeline project identifying major events from each year of their lives. They include photos (I LOVE seeing all their baby pictures!) and come up
226 high frequency words ready to print on 5" x 7" index cards. These words are from California's Houghton Mifflin 1st grade Language Arts curriculum. I laminate them and use them to speed read and play Around the World. I also sort them by what
Readers Theater script for the story "Moving Day" by Robert Kalan, the story of a hermit crab looking for a new shell to call home. This story is included in our 1st grade Language Arts curriculum.
My class performed this for the parents and at a