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I have taken the Preamble for the United States Constitution and put it to the current song Uptown Funk. It's a fun way to help students connect and learn the preamble. I have used it in my classroom and also in a schoolwide talent show. It was
Subjects:
Government, U.S. History, Music
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Songs
$2.00
1 rating
4.0
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By ratpack educators
Great activity for students who are new or are familiar with Socratic Seminars. Can be used with any poem and is a great resource to use with a substitute teacher that will keep students engaged and ready to share their opinions the next day!
Subjects:
Literature, Poetry, Close Reading
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Projects, Minilessons, Cooperative Learning
$0.50
2 ratings
4.0
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By ratpack educators
A full two weeks of various activities, quizzes and tests for a 12 Angry Men play/movie unit. Activities include writing, character analysis, and various projects that students enjoy and connect with the play. 24 unique Word documents to mix and
Subjects:
Literature, Writing-Essays, Close Reading
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Novel Study, Minilessons
$9.98
1 rating
4.0
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By ratpack educators
This is an advertisement project helping students sell and market products. It includes rubrics, job charts, and a variety of products to advertise and market. It is aligned with college and career standards that can be expanded by having students
Subjects:
Creative Writing, Computer Science - Technology, Critical Thinking
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Research, Projects, Cooperative Learning
$6.99
2 ratings
3.9
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By ratpack educators
Daily Cornell Notes lesson plans for To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee that are aligned for Common Core. Includes journals, questions, and notes. Also includes bell activities. Microsoft word will allow you to tweak it for your classroom. It's
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature, Close Reading
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th
Types:
Activities, Graphic Organizers, Cooperative Learning
$8.50
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By ratpack educators
Daily Cornell Notes lesson plans for Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck that are aligned for Common Core. Includes journals, questions, and notes. Also includes bell activities. Microsoft word will allow you to tweak it for your classroom. It's
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature, Close Reading
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th
Types:
Activities, Graphic Organizers, Cooperative Learning
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By ratpack educators
Socratic seminar for the poem, "The Road Not Taken" by Robert Frost. Also a video link and activity is included for extra teaching relevance and modern connection. Microsoft Word format.
Subjects:
Other (ELA), Poetry, Close Reading
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Activities, Cooperative Learning
$2.98
1 rating
4.0
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By ratpack educators
Simple lyric/poetry graphic organizer is included to study the lyrics of popular youtube poet/rapper, PRINCE EA. 2 of his more popular songs are included. Also included are two other unique pieces that can be used to supplement the song lyrics and
Subjects:
Music, Poetry, Close Reading
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Minilessons, Cooperative Learning, Cultural Activities
$3.98
2 ratings
3.3
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By ratpack educators
This is a great classroom activity for teachers who have a diverse classroom. Included are 4 powerpoint documents and 5 Word documents which detail the activity. This lesson introduces students to the unique aspects of one another's cultures and
Subjects:
Creative Writing, Life Skills, Critical Thinking
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Activities, Cooperative Learning, Cultural Activities
$12.98
1 rating
4.0
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By ratpack educators
Common Core themed higher level questions using two of Emily Dickinson's more popular poems (I'm Nobody and Death). To develop deeper understanding of poetry in a classroom discussion setting.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Critical Thinking, Poetry
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Activities, Cooperative Learning
CCSS:
CCRA.R.4, CCRA.R.5, CCRA.R.6, CCRA.SL.1, CCRA.SL.2, CCRA.SL.3, CCRA.SL.4
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By ratpack educators
155 journal prompts designed to get your students writing and sharing their opinions and thoughts. Great for bell work and class discussion. The first 88 are designed for a Monday, Wednesday and Friday schedule. Included are specific journals to
Subjects:
Creative Writing, Writing, Informational Text
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Activities, Novel Study
$14.98
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By ratpack educators
when multiplying or dividing using powers of 10, this is a strategy to help your students remember how to move the decimal
Subjects:
Math, Decimals
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Printables, Math Centers, Posters
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4.0
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By ratpack educators
Daily Cornell Notes lesson plans for The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins that are aligned for Common Core. Includes journals, questions, and notes. Also includes bell activities. Microsoft word will allow you to tweak it for your classroom. It's
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature, Close Reading
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th
Types:
Activities, Graphic Organizers, Cooperative Learning
CCSS:
RI.9-10.1, RI.9-10.3, RI.9-10.4, RI.9-10.5, RI.9-10.6, RI.9-10.7, RI.9-10.8, RI.9-10.9, RI.9-10.10, CCRA.R.1, CCRA.R.2...
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By ratpack educators
24 slides of various activities to use with your class either as bell work, closing activities or mini lessons throughout the period. Included are activities for groups and/or individuals as well as sit down activities and activities that are more
Subjects:
Creative Writing, Literature, Close Reading
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Novel Study, Minilessons, Cooperative Learning
$4.99
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Easy to follow graphic organizer for students need extra help with essay writing. The 11 Sentence Paragraph Essay takes the typical 5 paragraph essay and shrinks it down to 11 sentences. I have used these with my intervention students as well as
Subjects:
Writing-Expository, Writing, Writing-Essays
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Outlines, Homework, Graphic Organizers
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My husband and I have over 30 years teaching experience.

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Exploring ways to motivate all levels of students by incorporating creative, engaging lessons for a variety of learning styles.

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Teacher of the Year. State recognized Highly Qualified K-9, Learning Disabilities, and 5-12 Language Arts.

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