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This packet is a product of years of analyzing the STAAR questions for the English EOC. The eight pages are divided into sections for editing, (spelling, capitalization, punctuation) revising, and reading. I use this with my classes as a review of
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This 5 page file contains a table with 59 important terms to understand for the STAAR English EOC assessment. These are words taken from released test items put into an attractive table with graphics. My belief is that students cannot do well on
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This worksheet uses common English 2 short stories including "The Open Window" by Saki, "Contents of the Dead Man's Pocket" by Jack Finney, "An Astrologer's Day" by R.K. Narayan, and "The Masque of the Red Death" by Edgar Allan Poe. It is in STAAR
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This worksheet contains 11 STAAR style objective reading questions for three common English 1 stories: "The Lady or the Tiger?" by Frank Richard Stockton, "The Most Dangerous Game" by Richard Connell, and "The Leap" by Louise Erdrich. It can be
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Have you ever starting working on STAAR Reading practice only to realize that your students have been exposed to the passage in a previous class? That spoils the objective of finding out what your students will do with a STAAR passage that they have
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This is full benchmark for students preparing to take the English 2 STAAR EOC. This includes 30 objective questions testing reading in fiction, non-fiction and revising/editing. Includes a single open-ended response question, but of course, you
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This worksheet contains 3 pages with 16 questions over the emotional short story, "And of Clay Are We Created" by Isabel Allende. My sophomores read this story from our adopted textbook. Questions are a mix of fill-in-the-blank and multiple choice
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This is an expository prompt in STAAR format to help students prepare for the English 1 EOC. Written by Marie Osborne of Seeds of Thought.
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Persuasive Prompt to prepare students for the STAAR English II EOC composition. Made by Marie Osborne.
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If you are like me, it is difficult to find a quality benchmark for STAAR. This is a full benchmark test for English 1 students who will be taking the STAAR. Includes 30 questions including reading questions for fiction and non-fiction, revising and
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Persuasive Prompt written in STAAR format to prepare high school students for the English II EOC assessment composition. Made by Marie Osborne. Great to use with any reading assignment that involves decision-making about how to respond to conflict.
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Persuasive Prompt written in STAAR format to prepare students for the English 2 EOC. Made by Marie Osborne
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This persuasive prompt can be used to prepare English 2 students for the written portion of the STAAR EOC. It is in STAAR format and ready to use. Created by Marie Osborne of Seeds of Thought.
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This prompt page is designed to help prepare English 2 students for the STAAR EOC assessment. It is in STAAR format. Made by Marie Osborne of Seeds of Thought.
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This expository prompt is written in STAAR format and designed to help students prepare for the English 1 STAAR exam. Written by Marie Osborne of Seeds of Thought.
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For use with "The Scarlet Ibis" by James Hurst. I use this worksheet for English 1 students. Two page worksheet includes 17 comprehension questions as well as 2 short answer questions for students to practice finding text support to prove a
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This persuasive prompt page is designed to help English 2 students prepare for the STAAR EOC assessment. It is in STAAR format. Made by Marie Osborne of Seeds of Thought.
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This persuasive prompt page is in STAAR format and can be used to prepare English 2 students for the EOC assessment persuasive composition or for persuasive writing in general. Made by Marie Osborne of Seeds of Thought.
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Persuasive prompt written in STAAR format to help prepare high school students for the English II EOC assessment composition.
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This prompt page can be used in preparing for the English 2 Persuasive STAAR EOC composition or for working on persuasive writing in general. It is in STAAR format. Made by Marie Osborne of Seeds of Thought.
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

24 years of teaching experience including 4th grade, all-level ESL and GT, and junior high/high school English. I have also been a GT coordinator and TAKS coordinator (in the days before STAAR.) I currently teach English 2 and 3, 8th Grade Language and Jr. High GT. I am also a cross-examination debate coach.

MY TEACHING STYLE

I believe that teaching is most effective when I build relationships with my students. I want to enjoy my job and want them to enjoy learning. I have never been a do-the-questions-at-the-back-of-the-chapter kind of teacher, so I have always developed my own materials. This made Teachers Pay Teachers a great fit for me. Hope you enjoy using my products.

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

Teacher of the year for my high school campus for 2014-2015

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

Associate of Arts Degree in English from Tyler Junior College, Tyler, TX Bachelor of Arts Degree in English from University of Texas at Tyler, TX

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

My husband of 29 years and I live with our 3 children in a little farm house out in the country. I find the most enjoyment from the simple things in life.

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