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Middle-school level worksheet asks students to distinguish between compound subjects and predicates, in addition to creating their own sentences to show understanding. Includes answer key.
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This a selected response test to assess students prior knowledge of literary elements including the parts the plot, characterization, theme, point of view and dialogue and should be used at the beginning of a reading unit that focuses on these
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Perfect Scoring Checklist for both formative and summative assessment. -Students can use checklist for self-assessment/peer review as they work on their own short stories -Checklist can then again be used by teacher for grading. -Perfect to have
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Adapted from the Lucy Calkins Writer's Workshop curriculum, this worksheet asks students to zoom in on big ideas ('watermelon' idea) for a narrative and make them into a more focused 'seed' idea. Sheet includes two examples, an answer key with
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Worksheet is perfect for a provides clear rules for when to use "there," "they're" and "there" correctly. Perfect for a do-now or review homework assignment.
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This is a two part small group activity to be completed at the close of your Killing Mr. Griffin reading unit. Part one of the worksheet includes guiding questions to help each small group focus on one of the four main characters from the novel.
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This writing prompt asks students to re-write a scene from "Raymond's Run" in first person point of view, from the perspective of a character other than Squeaky (the main character.) Prompt includes a scoring rubric (checklist) for students and
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7th, 8th, 9th
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One page worksheet containing 10 exercises, perfect for in class practice, review, or homework. Contains an answer key that also provides additional notes for the instructor to assist with helping students move through the exercises. This can also
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Great getting to know you ELA lesson! This lesson includes a Do-Now with three passages that students can read and decide the point of view in which it is written (first person, third person, etc.) and gives them a space to explain "how they know."
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This worksheet provides students with three strategies for writing leads to capture an audience's attention in narrative writing: Action, Dialogue/Thinking, Imagery/Setting. The worksheet includes two examples for each lead and provides a work space
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Resume-building packet that follows 2017 resume formatting trends; includes general template with examples, worksheet, and common resume verb list for job description bullet points
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This is a narrative organizer and writing activity. This document is a story planning resource to be used after the prewriting stage takes place. This worksheet allows students both further brainstorm and make sure their story has the necessary
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Terrific introduction to basic poetic elements at the middle school level. Each slide includes an example, and some prompting questions are included throughout. Great resource for students to refer to when exploring any poetry unit.
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Form includes seven teacher to student interview questions for Writing/Writing Workshop and a space for goal setting that can be made at the beginning of the school year, unit, semester, etc. and referred back to over time. Questions focus on
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Slides include: Do-Now, Definition Slides (2), Guided and Independent Practice activities that allow students to apply their understanding of first and third person point of view to their own paragraphs. Perfect introductory lesson for advanced
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A go-to data collector for group discussions in any subject area, suitable for multiple grade levels. Allows instructor to make general notes/tracking marks for the four categories: On-Task, Stays in Group, Contributes, Disrupts. Tracker can be
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This is a middle school quiz, which asks students to distinguish between direct and indirect objects in sentences, and justify their answers.
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PowerPoint Presentation with Top 10 Tips for first job interview preparation. Includes tips about professionalism, doing research about the position ahead of time, preparing relevant questions, etc. (11 Slides Total)
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I have teaching experience in urban and suburban middle schools. I have received formal teacher coaching, and have a gift for developing original teaching resources. Additionally, I provide resume writing support to friends and colleagues on a part-time basis

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Graduated Summa Cum Laude from Seton Hall University in 2010, Recipient of three Seton Hall University Center for Servant Leadership Awards, Received M.Ed with High Honors from Cabrini College in 2014

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

I am a life long learner, and have always found joy in creating original assessments and activities for students. I find the one of the best ways to continue learning is through gathering, developing and refining teaching resources, to make them as specific and tailored to one's individual students as possible!

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