OkinawanGirl

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By OkinawanGirl
Photo frames are simple, yet cute, gifts that your students can take home for their loved ones. These frames can be personalized using the message/poem templates included and are bound to leave their recipients with a heartwarming glow on
Subjects:
Writing, Valentine's Day
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
English (UK), Activities
$5.00
283
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By OkinawanGirl
These login cards help students remember their usernames and passwords for the computer network or any websites that require login details.Usernames and passwords can be simply edited using Microsoft PowerPoint. This download contains:teacher notes1
Subjects:
Classroom Management, Instructional Technology, Computer Science - Technology
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Internet Activities
$2.00
46
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By OkinawanGirl
Arctic Animals: These arctic animal photo flashcards have been designed to support classroom teaching. They can be used for wall displays, vocabulary development activities, or as a stimulus for discussions such as, "What do you know about....? /
Subjects:
Environment, Winter, Vocabulary
Grades:
PreK, Homeschool, Kindergarten, 1st
Types:
Centers, Flash Cards
$1.00
265
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By OkinawanGirl
These EDITABLE superhero sight words cards are designed to liven up your word wall area. They can also be used as flashcards for classroom instruction or assessment. Simply open the powerpoint file and click on text box to enter your choice of
Subjects:
Back to School, EFL - ESL - ELD
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Posters, English (UK), Flash Cards
$6.00
102
Digital Download ZIP (60.08 MB)
By OkinawanGirl
These headers have been designed to support classroom teaching. They can be used in a wall display to remind your students of common keyboard shortcuts for PCs. Click here to view the MAC version. Click here to view the FULL PAGE POSTER
Subjects:
Computer Science - Technology
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Posters, English (UK)
$3.00
188
Digital Download PDF (10.17 MB)
By OkinawanGirl
Halloween Playdough Mats: Students can have fun whilst developing their creative thinking and fine motor skills by manipulating playdough to complete these freaky faces of Hallowe'en! Contents 8 x freaky faces playdough mats (witch, vampire,
Subjects:
Anatomy, Halloween, Phonics
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten
Types:
Activities, Printables
FREE
216
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By OkinawanGirl
Classroom Decor: This magical bundle contains all ten of my fairytale themed classroom decor sets. It will instantly transform your classroom into a wonderful enchanted world. The cost of purchasing all of these items individually would be
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Back to School, EFL - ESL - ELD
Grades:
PreK, Homeschool, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Posters, Flash Cards, Printables
$27.00
$10.00
26
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By OkinawanGirl
These superhero Dolch sight words are designed to liven up your word wall area. They can also be used as flashcards for classroom instruction or assessment. Contents - all 220 Dolch words (arranged 4 per landscape page) - 26 x Alphabet Word
Subjects:
Back to School, EFL - ESL - ELD
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Posters, English (UK), Flash Cards
$6.00
118
Digital Download ZIP (52.65 MB)
By OkinawanGirl
This is a classroom tested differentiated resource focusing on developing students ability to blend sounds together to read CVC words. Contents - 1 x Teacher Notes - 24 x CVC word cards (arranged 3 per A4 portrait page) - 4 x Reading CVC Words
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading Strategies, Reading
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st
Types:
Worksheets, Centers, Activities
CCSS:
RF.K.2d, RF.1.3
$5.00
238
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By OkinawanGirl
Months of the Year: This is a classroom tested resource aimed at early learners in the UK. Each headers background is colour coded to correspond with the season and includes images related to the month. Contents This download contains 12
Subjects:
Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, EFL - ESL - ELD
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Posters, English (UK), Flash Cards
$2.00
38
Digital Download PDF (20.85 MB)
By OkinawanGirl
Nursery Rhymes: These unique nursery rhyme posters and song cards encourage a deeper level of understanding by using real life photography. They can be used for wall displays, vocabulary development activities (e.g. exploring rhyme), or as a
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Vocabulary
Grades:
PreK, Homeschool, Kindergarten, 1st
Types:
Posters, Centers, Flash Cards
$4.50
38
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By OkinawanGirl
Pocket Chart Activities - Inserts for Sounds, Shapes, Numbers and Colors: tired of spending a lot of time on math and ELA instructional resources? Look no further! This download contains everything you need for teaching instruction AND grouping
Subjects:
Geometry, Numbers, Reading
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st
Types:
English (UK), Centers
$8.00
95
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By OkinawanGirl
These superhero Fry sight words are designed to liven up your word wall area. They can also be used as flashcards for classroom instruction or assessment. Contents - first 200 FRY words (arranged 4 per landscape page) - 26 x Alphabet Word
Subjects:
Back to School, EFL - ESL - ELD
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Posters, English (UK), Flash Cards
$6.00
58
Digital Download ZIP (53.06 MB)
By OkinawanGirl
Halloween Number Concept DIFFERENTIATED Playdough Mats 0-20: Manipulating playdough is fun way to develop finger muscle strength essential for pencil control and cutting skills. This classroom tested resource focuses on developing your students
Subjects:
Numbers, Halloween
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten
Types:
Centers, Activities, Printables
$3.00
76
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By OkinawanGirl
Money Sterling: UK coins resource featuring posters and differentiated no prep printables for British teachers. Posters are in colour and printable pages feature black and white line art for clarity when photocopying. Contents 1 x contents
Subjects:
Word Problems, Other (Math)
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st
Types:
Worksheets, English (UK), Printables
$4.00
13
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By OkinawanGirl
Winter Playdough Maths: these Winter themed playdough mats help develop your students fine motor skills which are essential for cutting and handwriting. Some of the mats include open ended challenges aimed at developing your students creative
Subjects:
Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Winter
Grades:
PreK, Homeschool, Kindergarten, 1st
Types:
Activities
FREE
88
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By OkinawanGirl
Days of the Week: This is a classroom tested resource aimed at early learners in the UK. Each header includes classroom resource images. Contents This download contains 7 headers (arranged 2 per A4 landscape page) Related Products Months of
Subjects:
Back to School, EFL - ESL - ELD
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Posters, English (UK), Flash Cards
$1.00
47
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By OkinawanGirl
Scissor Skills: This resource is aimed at developing your students cutting skills by creating delicious desserts. It involves cutting out a range of irregular shapes and is therefore aimed at students who are already proficient in basic cutting
Subjects:
Life Skills, Other (Specialty)
Grades:
PreK, Homeschool, Kindergarten, 1st
Types:
Projects, Activities
$1.00
72
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By OkinawanGirl
Gingerbread 2D Shapes: this gingerbread themed interactive booklet involves identifying and matching 2D shapes in gingerbread houses, finding 2D shapes in the environment (in real life photographs) as well as counting how many sides 2D shapes have.
Subjects:
Math, Geometry, Winter
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten
Types:
Centers, Activities
$3.50
57
Digital Download PDF (18.05 MB)
By OkinawanGirl
Months of the Year: This resource is aimed at early learners in Australia. It is an edited version of my original UK set. Each headers background is colour coded to correspond with the season and includes images related to the month.
Subjects:
Back to School, EFL - ESL - ELD
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Posters, Flash Cards
$2.00
6
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

OkinawanGirl Lisa has a postgraduate diploma in elementary school education from the University of Glasgow, Scotland where she graduated with merit. She is a self confessed nerd with a Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Internet Software Development. In June 2018 she successfully completed a PDA Leadership and Management course in Services for Children and Young People. TpT allows her to combine her passion for developing resources as well as teaching. Lisa has an international teaching background which includes: - Teaching English as an additional language to all age groups in Nara, Japan - Head Teacher and curriculum developer for 4 years at an International Preschool in Osaka, Japan - Year 1 Teacher (equivalent to US first grade) in an international elementary school in Madrid, Spain for 2 years - Primary 2 Teacher (equivalent to US second grade) in Scotland for 2 years - Primary 5 Teacher (equivalent to US third grade) in Scotland for 2 years - Head of Centre in a Scottish nursery for just over one year She is currently working as a specialist Technologies Teacher in East Dunbartonshire, Scotland.

MY TEACHING STYLE

I believe that if pupils are encouraged to take responsibility for aspects of their work, and share learning experiences, they are more likely to identify correlations between ideas and concepts, and become more astute as independent thinkers and problem solvers. Therefore, every child, regardless of ability, can enrich each other’s learning. Accordingly, I make frequent use of collaborative learning techniques to share experiences and promote team building skills. When introducing new themes or concepts for learning, I encourage pupils to reflect upon what they already know and utilize their knowledge to participate in the lesson planning process. This helps promote critical reflection and understanding whilst simultaneously encouraging enquiry and discussion.

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

Whilst studying at university for my undergrad degree I won "Multimedia Student of the Year" for two consecutive years.

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

Lisa has a Batchelor of Science degree in Internet Software Development from Glasgow Caledonian University, Scotland where she graduated with "distinction". She also has a post-graduate diploma (PGDE) in Elementary School Education from the University of Glasgow, Scotland, where she graduated with "merit". In June 2018 Lisa successfully completed a 2 year PDA Leadership and Management course in Services for Children and Young People. Lisa frequently participates in professional development.

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