Shelby Irwin

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United States - Connecticut - Hamden
Shelby Irwin
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Great teachers teach kids HOW to think not WHAT to think.
 
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By Shelby Irwin
To hold older students accountable during Read to Self time, this form allows students to review the books they read and recommend them to classmates. In this way, kids practice important reading skills like summarizing AND encourage their
Subjects:
Reading, Literature, Reading Strategies
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas
CCSS:
RL.4.1, RL.4.2, RL.4.3, RL.4.10
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Integrate math and literature by reading Spaghetti and Meatballs for All by Marilyn Burns while having children use manipulatives to find the area and perimeter. If you download, please remember to leave a review. Thanks!
Subjects:
Applied Math, Geometry, Measurement
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Worksheets, Math Centers
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Solve polygon riddles and create one of your own too! If you download, please leave a review. Thanks!
Subjects:
Geometry, Other (Math)
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Assessment
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Use this "cheat sheet" of kid-friendly sentence stems to help kids remember how to use accountable talk.
Subjects:
Literature, Informational Text, Close Reading
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Cooperative Learning, Literature Circles
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Over a dozen engaging tasks for your students to do with any spelling word list along with worksheets to go with them. Perfect for a Daily 5 Word Work station, in-class assignment, or even as homework.
Subjects:
Spelling
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I have 14 years of teaching experience. I have taught in urban and suburban schools on both coasts. I have taught grades 1-4, been a mentor to new teachers, and taken on student teachers.

MY TEACHING STYLE

Highly structured with a lot of room for flexibility and independent choice within that structure. Nurturing and calm with students, but without compromising on high expectations.

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

Voted Teacher of the Year by my school colleagues for the 2010-2011 school year.

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

BA from UConn, Educational degree from San Francisco State University, MS in media from Southern CT State University.

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

I have attended many, many math and science workshops outside of the classroom.

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