Rebecca Bettis

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Rebecca Bettis
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"Education is not the filling of a pail but the lighting of a fire. - William Butler Yeats".
 
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By Rebecca Bettis
Simple machines are the focus of this comprehensive unit. This 69 page resource contains everything you need to teach a complete unit on the 6 Simple Machines (lever, pulley, wedge, screw, inclined plane, and wheel & axle). Two versions of the
Subjects:
General Science, Physical Science, Science
Grades:
Homeschool, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Thematic Unit Plans, Activities, Laboratory
$8.00
804
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By Rebecca Bettis
This product contains 6 interactive learning activities (27 pages total) focused on the specific physical adaptations of various animals. Featured animals include: camel, polar bear, cheetah, woodpecker, giraffe, and platypus. For each animal,
Subjects:
Science, Anatomy, Reading
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Projects, Activities, Printables
$5.00
743
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By Rebecca Bettis
This 37 page product contains reproducible worksheets, activity ideas, and teaching posters/anchor charts for introducing the concepts of affixes and roots along with 16 common prefixes and suffixes. Included are 6 printable student worksheets, 24
Subjects:
Reading, Spelling, Vocabulary
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Posters, Activities, Printables
$5.50
108
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By Rebecca Bettis
This 71 page unit contains everything you need to teach a comprehensive unit on electricity and magnetism. This product is also part of my Ultimate Science Bundle which contains 6 separate products for a discounted price! Included in this
Subjects:
General Science, Physical Science, Science
Grades:
Homeschool, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Science Centers, Assessment, Laboratory
$8.00
190
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By Rebecca Bettis
This is a 40 page collection of lesson ideas, hands-on activities, and reproducible worksheets for teaching about soil, rocks, and minerals. This product is also part of my Ultimate Science Bundle which contains 6 separate products for a discounted
Subjects:
Science, Earth Sciences, Environment
Grades:
Homeschool, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Activities, Printables
$5.00
325
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By Rebecca Bettis
This product contains a 32 slide PowerPoint presentation about crystals and geodes. The slideshow is designed to be used to introduce the concepts of crystals and geodes. It can be used as a whole class presentation or by individual students to
Subjects:
Science, Earth Sciences
Grades:
8th, Homeschool, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Activities, PowerPoint Presentations
$2.00
61
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By Rebecca Bettis
This 16 page product contains 8 reproducible worksheets plus 8 answer keys designed to review basic grammar concepts of nouns and verbs. Concepts include: identifying nouns; identifying verbs; word usage (noun, verb, or both); singular and plural
Subjects:
Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Winter, Grammar
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
$3.00
80
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By Rebecca Bettis
The three branches of government are showcased in this interactive activity. This resource can be used to introduce the Executive, Legislative, and Judicial branches of the U.S. government or to assess students' understanding of the 3 branches of
Subjects:
Government, U.S. History, Presidents' Day
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
$3.00
438
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By Rebecca Bettis
This zipped Christmas and winter holiday resource contains 3 separate files related to the history of the Christmas tree and the use of evergreens in winter festivals. Files include: * Christmas Tree History - A reproducible article/reading passage
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Reading
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Unit Plans, Activities, Printables
$3.00
85
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By Rebecca Bettis
The 2020 Presidential election is under way! Now updated for the 2020 Presidential Election AND for virtual learning! Prepare your students for Decision 2020 with this 184-page resource. This unit is designed to make the election process real and
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Elections - Voting, Government
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Worksheets, Lesson Plans (Bundled), Thematic Unit Plans
$14.50
531
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By Rebecca Bettis
Reindeer are the focus of this nonfiction informational text packet containing 35 pages of activities focusing on caribou and reindeer. Activities include: * Nonfiction Mini- Book and Tunnel Book Patterns (7 pages): Two pages of teacher
Subjects:
Science, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Informational Text
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Activities, Printables
$5.00
88
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By Rebecca Bettis
The Legend of the Christmas Spider is a German folktale that tells of how spiders transformed a Christmas tree one Christmas Eve. There are many similar legends throughout eastern Europe. This product contains 9 pages of activities related to the
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Reading
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Thematic Unit Plans, Activities
$3.00
78
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By Rebecca Bettis
This zipped file contains 60 pages of resources and activities to introduce and reinforce number combinations to make 10. The different number combinations as presented here are called the "Food Friends". Each pair of numbers that makes 10 are
Subjects:
Math, Basic Operations, Numbers
Grades:
Homeschool, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Posters, Activities, Printables
CCSS:
K.OA.A.3, 1.OA.C.6
$6.00
28
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By Rebecca Bettis
This 69 page product contains 64 pages of full color printables and 5 pages of tips and illustrations for using the printables in your classroom. Included are 7 products needed to create a wild animal/safari/jungle theme for your classroom. The
Subjects:
For All Subject Areas, Classroom Management, Back to School
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Printables, Classroom Forms, Bulletin Board Ideas
$5.00
93
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By Rebecca Bettis
The full version of this product contains 34 pages of activities related to pumpkins. Activities include: Paper Strip Pumpkin: students read and follow directions for creating a paper pumpkin craft Pumpkin Facts: students read a page of pumpkin
Subjects:
Science, Autumn, Reading
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Thematic Unit Plans, Activities, Printables
$5.00
95
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By Rebecca Bettis
This 68 page book features strawberry related math, literacy, science,and social studies activities. It is designed to be used with students in grades 1 through 3, although some activities are appropriate for younger or older students. The
Subjects:
Math, Science, Reading
Grades:
Homeschool, 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Thematic Unit Plans, Activities, Printables
$8.00
53
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By Rebecca Bettis
This school location scavenger hunt activity is designed to help young students become acquainted with the school environment. It can be used on the first day of school or during the first week for preschool, kindergarten, first grade, or special
Subjects:
For All Subject Areas, Back to School
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Other
$3.00
64
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By Rebecca Bettis
This product contains 10 reading passages and no-cook recipes centered on a variety of Christmas and winter themes, followed by 4 to 5 comprehension questions for each passage. The recipe passages are designed to be read by students, and then
Subjects:
Cooking, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Reading
Grades:
Homeschool, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Worksheets, Literacy Center Ideas, Activities
$5.00
74
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By Rebecca Bettis
This product contains a novel guide and all related resources for teaching The Enormous Egg by Oliver Butterworth. The guide contains chapter-by-chapter activities for using The Enormous Egg in the classroom. Each chapter guide consists of 4
Subjects:
Literature, Reading, Vocabulary
Grades:
Homeschool, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Novel Study, Printables
$8.50
79
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By Rebecca Bettis
This mini-unit contains 10 pages of printable activities designed to allow students to explore soil concepts. Activities include: * What's in YOUR Dirt? - Students examine 2 different soil and 2 different sand samples to compare. * The Air Inside -
Subjects:
Science, Earth Sciences, Environment
Grades:
Homeschool, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Unit Plans, Activities, Printables
$2.00
299
Digital Download PDF (1.07 MB)
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I have been a special education teacher since 1998. I have taught k-6 resource, inclusion, and self-contained classes. I currently teach in North Carolina, but have also taught in Texas.

MY TEACHING STYLE

My students learn best using a hands-on, cross curricular approach. I try to incorporate creative activities, such as crafts and cooking, into my lessons.

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

National Board Certified Teacher

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

I earned my bachelor's degree from the University of Oklahoma in 1996.

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

I was born in Arkansas, raised in Texas, went to college in Oklahoma, and currently live in North Carolina.

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