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Brain Puzzlers are a fun way to foster critical thinking in your classroom, and they would make an excellent early finisher activity too! Essentially, students must look at the word or words on each card and consider the location of the words, the
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Analogy Puzzlers are a fun way to foster critical thinking in your classroom, and they would make an excellent early finisher activity too! Essentially, students must discern the relationship between the words on each puzzle card to complete sixteen
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Hink Pinks are a fun way to foster critical thinking in your classroom, and they would make an excellent early finisher activity too! Essentially, Hink Pinks are word puzzles that require your students to think of synonyms for each word on the
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Position Puzzles are a fun way to foster critical thinking in your classroom, and they would make an excellent early finisher activity too! Essentially, students must look at each position puzzle carefully and pay attention to the relationship
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Anagrams are a fun way to foster critical thinking in your classroom, and they would make an excellent early finisher activity too! Students must look at the letters in each word and create a new word or words using all of the letters! You may opt
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The Equation Eureka task cards are a fun way to foster critical thinking in your classroom, and they would make an excellent early finisher activity too! Essentially, letter equations are well known phrases or facts where the key words have been
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Name That Category task cards are a fun way to foster critical thinking in your classroom, and they would make an excellent early finisher activity too! Students must examine each card carefully, then they must identify the specific category
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The "Cat" Riddles task cards are a fun way to foster critical thinking in your classroom, and they would make an excellent early finisher activity too! Students must examine each card carefully, then they must find a word containing "cat" that means
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The "Car" Riddles task cards are a fun way to foster critical thinking in your classroom, and they would make an excellent early finisher activity too! Students must examine each card carefully, then they must find a word containing "car" that means
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I am all about simplicity in the classroom, so task cards are no exception! Rather than having to run off specific copies of specific task card recording sheets... and having to keep a running inventory of how many sheets are left... I've created a
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I currently teach third and fourth grade gifted kiddos, and I enjoy every second of it! Over the past eleven years, I have absolutely fallen in LOVE with my job! I am extremely passionate about teaching and creating, and I enjoy being able to share that passion with others!

MY TEACHING STYLE

I believe that teaching stretches far beyond the content areas. First and foremost, I work on establishing strong relationships with my students based on trust, mutual respect, and empathy. I realize that I am educating little people, and that even little people have problems that occasionally distract them from learning. I embrace this, and strive to meet their emotional and academic needs while at school. Sometimes we all need a pat on the back or a supportive smile to get us through the day. Beyond that, I take a child-centered approach to learning. I feel that if I say or do too much I am, in fact, inhibiting the students’ learning. My instruction is very much interactive, hands-on, authentic, and tailored to meet each individual student's needs as much as possible. I want the students to think intently and critically to find solutions, reflect on their learning, and gain independence. My role is to facilitate this learning and encourage them along the way. I provide the opportunities and then support as they complete assignments to ensure that every child feels a level of success and confidence in my classroom.

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MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

I have a Masters in Literacy Curriculum and Instruction, a reading endorsement, and a gifted endorsement. I also work as an adjunct professor at a local university, and I love it! *Ultimate Goal: I would like obtain my Doctorate and perhaps work as a professor or Literacy Coach.

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

I am an exceptionally lucky person who genuinely enjoys her job, and I consider teaching my greatest hobby. Third grade captured my heart, and now fourth grade is captivating me just as much! I also enjoy drawing, reading, singing, shopping and dancing. I thrive on being able to think creatively and think outside of the box. I love running! It is a great stress reliever! I also love traveling, spending time with my husband {of course}, my dogs Loralei and Stella, family and friends, and I love experiencing new things. I've recently delved into the world of workshops, and I am HOOKED! :)

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