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Main Idea Task Cards Newly updated for the 2017-2018 school year! There is now an answer key. :) These topics are super fun! This is one of my students' favorite lessons. It's engaging and the kids love it. Great way to teach the main idea
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Check out my Youtube video about this lesson: Compare and Contrast Video This lesson is a 21 page common core-aligned unit that focuses on the critical thinking skill, compare and contrast. It is a non-fiction unit. The theme is comparing
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*Newly revised for the 2016-2017 school year! This is a 41 page common core-aligned unit that focuses on the critical thinking skill, compare and contrast. The topics are high interest boy topics: snakes, carnivorous plants, sharks,
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Compare and Contrast Arctic Animals! Venn Diagram and paragraph frame. :) Task cards, too! This is a 21 page common core-aligned unit that focuses on the critical thinking skill, compare and contrast. It is a non-fiction unit. The theme is
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Close Reading Point of View Compare and Contrast View the Video Preview: Preview *NEW!
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Video of me teaching the first day of this lesson! Click Here Here's the second day: Click Here Strike passion in your students with an engaging topic! Should killer whales (orcas) be held captive in zoos and aquariums? Explore both sides of this
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This is a 21 page common core-aligned unit that focuses on the critical thinking skill, inferences. The topics are high interest boy topics and girl topics: snakes, space, Golden Retrievers, Superman, Batman, Poison Ivy Rash, SpongeBob, Cupcakes,
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Predicting Lesson for Fifth Grade Standards Met and Summary of This Lesson This is a 21 page common core-aligned unit that focuses on the critical thinking skill, predicting. There is a focus on finding the information that supports the
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This is a common core aligned two week literacy unit focusing on summarizing nonfiction text. The topics are high interest boy topics; but the girls in my class also liked the topics! Common Core Standard: English Language Arts Standards:
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36 Main Idea Cards High interest topics: football, music, make-up, cars, unusual animals, and more! Task cards allow students to pick the topic they want to read about, which gives students buy in. I
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This is a 26 page common core-aligned unit that focuses on the critical thinking skill, main idea. It is nonfiction and ocean themed with high interest topics for 4-6th grades. Common Core Standard:English Language Arts Standards: Reading:
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Similes and Metaphors Literacy Center Included in this lesson are three literacy centers: 1. A literacy center for just similes. The students match the missing word to the sentence. When matched, they make a simile. 2. A literacy center for
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Close Reading Point of View Compare and Contrast I wrote this lesson because I wanted an interesting topic that would catch my students' attention. I also was frustrated trying to find articles that showed a clear point of view about a similar
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Use this cootie catcher to summarize what you have read! This works great with my summary literacy center: http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Summary-Literacy-Center-447689 Students can cut it out and answer the questions. How surprised
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This is a collection of 4 worksheets to help students write a compare and contrast paragraph or essay. The first page is a Venn Diagram with lines on it, so they can write neatly. The second page is a paragraph frame that they can use to organize
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These are chapter questions for the book: It's the First Day of School... Forever! by R. L. Stine. This is a GREAT book for reluctant boy readers. The boys in my fifth grade class love it! It's a little creepy and it keeps them guessing. On the
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This is a novel study for the book, Chocolate Fever by Robert Kimmel Smith. The focus of this novel study is to use reader's notebooks to keep track of thinking. Included are graphic organizers and chapter questions. Chocolate Fever is a level
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Close Reading Point of View Compare and Contrast Bees.... Are they disappearing? You may have read an article in the news about how bees are disappearing. This lesson includes two original articles written by me. Each article gives a different
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This lesson is very similar to my Unsolved Mysteries Main Idea center. It is the same ideas, just the stories are different. The theme is still unsolved mysteries, but the topics go deeper. Also, I have changed the guided mini-lessons. I like
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Check out my Youtube video explaining this lesson: Rockstar Main idea Common Core Standard: English Language Arts Standards: Reading: Informational Text : Grade 5 Determine two or more main ideas of a text and explain how they are supported by
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I have been teaching 5th and 6th grades for 15 years.

MY TEACHING STYLE

I am a hands on teacher. I believe that learning should be active and engaging.

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I think the biggest award I have received are the thank you notes from students. It reminds me of why I became a teacher and how much we touch their lives. :)

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

Master's degree in curriculum and Instruction

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I have a Master's degree in curriculum and instruction.

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