Students have a chance to engage in some inquiry based learning and are expected to create a safe flight vessel for a gummy bear. They're provided with a collection of materials and have to build their structure with a team.
These two rubrics were designed using the teacher rubrics provided by EngageNY. In an effort to help improve written responses, these rubrics are a great way to model for kids how their writing is assessed. We eliminated the complex language and
Use these bookmarks and posters to help your students initiate and maintain meaningful conversations with their peers.
Applicable to partner work or any small group session. I use them for literature circles and the kids love them!
Includes all 25 spelling lists as provided by the Journeys series for fourth graders. Each printable includes the word list, the skill, and the challenge words. Great for posting on refrigerators or bulletin boards as a visual!
Includes a student evaluation for Daily Five, both daily and weekly. Also includes a quarterly evaluation to be completed by the teacher. Can be used during a conference to help students identify current strengths and future goals.
These 25 lists are from the Journeys series for students who demonstrate proficiency with the weekly lists provided for fourth grade students. There are two duplicate lists on each page so they can be cut into half sheets.
A modern spin on the Bio-Poem! Students complete the sentence starters to create a poster about themselves. Perfect for the beginning or end of the school year. Includes a rough draft and final copy template.
Students study an animal and have two ways to present the information. After researching the animal, students create an infographic and then write a persuasive interview essay.
Includes: Instructions, planning pages, graphic organizers, final
These 30 lists are from the Journeys series for students who demonstrate proficiency with the weekly lists provided for fifth grade students. There are two duplicate lists on each page so they can be cut into half sheets.
An ideal real-world application to persuasive writing. Students select an animal up for adoption at a local animal shelter, and write a persuasive piece after learning about their story from the animal's point of view.
Includes graphic organizers,