Michelle Takats

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By Michelle Takats
A cute gift for your teacher friend from her students on her wedding day!Students will : design a wedding cake, design a wedding outfit, answer questions like "what is love?", "how do you know that two people love each other?", and give advice to
Subjects:
Creative Writing, For All Subjects, Classroom Community
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Cultural Activities
$3.50
6 ratings
4.0
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By Michelle Takats
Perfect way to start the school year. I've created these lessons based on the book, "You are a Social Detective!" by Michelle Garcia Winner & Pamela Crooke. Using the terms "expected behaviours" and "unexpected behaviours", this book teaches
Subjects:
Literature, Character Education, Back to School
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Activities, Cooperative Learning
$6.00
1 rating
3.0
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By Michelle Takats
This is one of my favourite holiday activities to do with my kids! Students look forward to opening the advent calendar every morning. We start by reading the part of the nativity story written on the envelope. Students guess which character they
Subjects:
Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Activities
$8.50
2 ratings
4.0
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By Michelle Takats
Students learn about Terry Fox through the interactive notebook file and linked videos. The slides will encourage them to think about and discuss the every-day heroes in their own lives. Students will write about one of their heroes. Interactive
Subjects:
Canadian History, Character Education, Writing
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Activities, Handouts, Interactive Whiteboard
$3.50
3 ratings
4.0
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By Michelle Takats
Every friday, my students write a letter to their parents about their week at school. Their parents respond over the weekend and we read the responses during our "Monday Meeting". I glue these 2 pages into the front of their scribblers at the
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, Writing
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Other, Activities, For Parents
$1.50
4 ratings
4.0
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By Michelle Takats
Cut and paste a map of alberta to get to know our beautiful province!
Subjects:
Canadian History
Grades:
2nd
Types:
Activities, Interactive Notebooks
$2.50
3 ratings
4.0
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By Michelle Takats
These checklists provide direction and easy assessment for guided reading instruction (levels A-Z).I have compiled them by combining and adding to several resources that I have found over the years. I've adapted the layout to a form that best allows
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, Reading, Reading Strategies
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Assessment
$10.00
3 ratings
4.0
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By Michelle Takats
Math: Attributes, comparing/ contrastingVersion 1: Students use process of elimination to discover which button is Toad's lost button. When they are done, give them a button and have them describe it using the different attributes in the table.
Subjects:
Other (Math)
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Activities, Handouts, Minilessons
$2.00
4 ratings
3.2
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By Michelle Takats
I created this lesson based on Julia Cook's book, "My Mouth is a Volcano". Through the story and lesson plan, students learn strategies to regulate their 'eruptions' and understand the importance of taking turns when working in community.
Subjects:
Character Education, Back to School, Classroom Community
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Activities
$2.00
2 ratings
3.9
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By Michelle Takats
Follow the powerpoint presentation to find videos and songs about advent. Use the slides as an opener to discuss the week's focus: love, hope, joy, peace. Following the discussion pertaining to that week's focus (questions on each slide), students
Subjects:
Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Activities
$4.00
1 rating
3.6
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By Michelle Takats
I was shocked to know how many of my students (in grade 2) did not know their home address or a phone number they could call in case of an emergency. I made this poster at the beginning of the year and they were expected to practice it for homework.
Subjects:
For All Subject Areas
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Activities, Posters
$0.95
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By Michelle Takats
I created this lesson based on Julia Cook's book, "Decibella". Students practice using Decibella's different voice's (whisper, 6-inch, table talk, strong speaker and outdoor) and discuss when it is appropriate to use each.
Subjects:
Character Education, Back to School, Classroom Community
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Activities, Printables, Cooperative Learning
$2.00
1 rating
4.0
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By Michelle Takats
Place Value can be a difficult concept to teach. I created this game three years ago and have had wonderful results. This game teaches the concepts of place value and regrouping in a variety of contexts. Included are 4 versions of the Trade Up game.
Subjects:
Basic Operations, Numbers, Place Value
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Activities, Games
$3.50
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By Michelle Takats
5 centres, teacher lesson with assessment activity and checklist with room for notes. *When you click the links at the bottom and request access, please make a note that you have purchased my resource from teachers pay teachers and I will add you so
Subjects:
Math
Grades:
2nd
Types:
Activities, Assessment, Cooperative Learning
$3.50
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By Michelle Takats
I created this lesson based on Leo Lioni's book, "Swimmy". Students understand the importance of working together to accomplish goals. They share their unique talents and create a mural to show how their individuality can and will contribute to the
Subjects:
Character Education, Classroom Community
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Activities, Bulletin Board Ideas
$1.00
1 rating
4.0
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By Michelle Takats
Series of activities that follow the story of, "The Tiny Seed" by Eric Carle.Outcomes:Math: Repeating patterns, letter code, pattern core; graphing/ data analysisLA: Favourite part of the story; rhyme; sorting hurt/helpScience: life cycle of a
Subjects:
Graphing, Writing, Autumn
Grades:
2nd
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Fun Stuff
$2.50
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By Michelle Takats
1) sort the 'bossy verbs' (tell you what to do) and 'time words' (tell you when to do them) 2) identify bossy verbs and time words in the instructions to create frankenstein. - slides/ presentation - handout
Subjects:
Other (ELA), Writing, Halloween
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Activities
$4.00
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By Michelle Takats
12 St.Patrick's Day themed question cards to post around the room. Students travel from one card to the next and solve each question in the corresponding spot of their scavenger hunt handout. St.Patrick's Day song sheet/ lyrics included.
Subjects:
Reading, Grammar, Basic Operations
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Activities
$2.50
1 rating
4.0
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By Michelle Takats
After several warnings and chances to change poor behaviours, if my students continue to act negatively, this behaviour note gets sent home. There is a portion to fill out with parents at home. I put a copy of this report in my binder before sending
Subjects:
Classroom Management
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
For Parents
$0.95
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By Michelle Takats
Included (x2)- guided math centres (one rotation for repeating patterns, one rotation for increasing)- mini lesson and assessment activities to be completed at the teacher station- checklist for teacher to use at centre to record student
Subjects:
Math, Other (Math)
Grades:
2nd
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Activities, Assessment
$3.00
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