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It is such a difficult rule for students to learn! Do you change the y to i and add es or just add s to words ending in y? This little pack should give your students extra practice with this! It includes: 30 word cards for sorting, a sorting mat,
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We all know how important it is for our students to know how to recite the Pledge of Allegiance but do they know what they are saying or what the words mean? Great for Memorial Day or other Patriotic holidays! This pack includes: 3 different Pledge
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This is a teacher resource to accompany the First Grade Reading Street story, Where Are My Animal Friends? I have included everything you need for this story. I have included materials for your focus board, literacy stations, and more! "Where Are
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This is a unit to accompany Cynthia Rylant's book, Henry and Mudge and Mrs. Hopper's house and the Reading Street unit but could be used by anyone! Focus Board Posters: Grammar- er/est endings Question of the Week
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1st, 2nd
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This unit is packed with just about everything you and your students will need when you are reading the story, Tippy Toe Chick, Go! This is intended to accompany the Reading Street series- Unit 5-1 but the activities can be used by anyone wanting to
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Another fun "Scoot" game! What a fun way to review short vowel sounds and to assess students at the same time! A great beginning of the year or anytime game to review the short vowel sounds! As students move from desk to desk they record the short
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This is a literacy unit to accompany the book, Mister Bones Dinosaur Hunter by Jane Kurtz. It is in the Reading Street First Grade Series 2008 copyright. I have included the following: Spelling Words on bones for Focus Wall Spelling Words
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**Updated June 2015!** This unit has increased from 28 pages to 57 pages! Take a look at what I have added!! A teacher resource pack to supplement the book, A Pig in a Wig in First Grade Reading Street Unit 1-2. It includes the following: Focus
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It is such a difficult rule for students to learn! Do you change the y to i and add es or just add s to words ending in y? This little pack should give your students extra practice with this! It includes: 24 word cards for sorting Sorting mat
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It is such a difficult rule for students to learn! Do you change the y to i and add es or just add s to words ending in y? Let these caterpillar cuties give your students extra practice with this rule! It includes word cards for sorting, a sorting
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It is time to write Fall stories! These pages are perfect for the final copy of your student's Fall writings! Choose your favorite or mix and match! Happy writing! Look for my Fall Short Vowel Pack here Fall Short Vowel Sort
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One of the best books of the Halloween season is "The Little Green Witch." It is so fun to read and to compare to "The Little Red Hen." This literacy pack includes: Story Title/Author Poster Character Cards Story Element Cards- Characters,
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It is so hard for students to remember when to add s or es to words to make them plural so this SCOOT game should really help with that! Use this as a whole class activity to get your students up and moving around while working on this difficult
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A fun little sentence sort to give your students practice distinguishing between an asking sentence and a telling sentence. They just read the sentence on the card and sort it onto the mat as asking or telling. I have included a recording sheet so
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1st, 2nd
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This pack is a collection of activities and materials to supplement the First Grade Reading Street story, "Get the Egg!" I have included the following: Focus Wall Materials: Story Title/Author Poster Story Focus Question Poster Unit Question of the
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I needed a set of writing posters to display in my classroom for the Six Traits but I was having difficulty finding ones that used the language I like and that my school district uses so I decided to make them! I hope someone else can use them
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***Updated April 20, 2016*** This unit includes everything you need to use this adorable book by Ellen Stoll Walsh! Please view the Preview to see everything that is included! This unit is intended to be used with the Reading Street materials but
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This activity gives your students practice with the two sounds of "ea" They sort the word cards into short or long ea sounds using the sorting mats. A recording page is included. This would be great as a literacy station or small group work!
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This is a pack of the materials needed for your Focus Wall when using the story, A Fox and a Kit. Please take a look at the Preview file to see what is included in this pack. Look for the complete Unit One Focus Wall Pack Reading Street First
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1st
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This file contains both teacher and student materials to supplement the book, Life in the Forest in the Reading Street series. I have included the following: Focus Wall Materials: Author Poster Question of the Week Poster Grammar Poster- 1 and More
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I have been an elementary teacher for 30 years! I have been at my present school for 24 years!

MY TEACHING STYLE

My teaching style is to use a good variety of activities including small group, large group, and fun activities to stimulate learning. I love to use stations for both reading and math. Learning must be fun and interactive!

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MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

Graduated from Wayne State College.

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Married for 32 years. Two sons.