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Wonder Novel Study Discussion & Read-Aloud GuideThe novel study for Wonder by R. J. Palacio, includes a Discussion and Read-Aloud Guide, accompanying PowerPoint Presentation, a Literary Log for students, and bookmarks. The Discussion and
Subjects:
English Language Arts
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Activities, Novel Study, PowerPoint Presentations
$15.50
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Overview of the UnitThe unit plan for The One and Only Ivan, winner of the 2013 Newbery Medal, is designed to engage students. Students are provided opportunities to analyze settings, identify, describe and analyze characters and their
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Reading
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Novel Study
$15.50
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WONDER BUNDLE INCLUDES: Discussion & Read-Aloud Guide and Unit Plan for Wonder by R. J. PalacioNOTICE: THIS PRODUCT INCLUDES WONDER UNIT PLAN AND WONDER DISCUSSION & READ-ALOUD GUIDE EACH SOLD SEPARATELY. IF YOU HAVE PURCHASED EITHER OF
Subjects:
English Language Arts
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Unit Plans, Novel Study
$28.00
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Unit Plan for Wonder by R. J. PalacioThe unit plan for Wonder is designed to engage your students. Students are provided opportunities to analyze setting, identify, describe and analyze characters and their relationships, use inquiry processes to
Subjects:
English Language Arts
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Unit Plans
$15.50
71
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Hunger Games Novel Study Unit PlanThis unit plan is designed to get students exploring language, theme, plot, setting, character development, inquiry, inferences and a range of cognitive thinking skills as they read the novel, The Hunger Games.
Subjects:
English Language Arts
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 7th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Thematic Unit Plans, Novel Study
$15.50
27
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This lesson is student-centered and is designed to engage students in the process of learning. The Economic Systems Lesson Plan requires students to examine how people and governments make decisions about how to organize the structures of their
Subjects:
Economics , Social Studies - History
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual)
$4.00
16
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Complete Guide to Planning and Implementing Student-Led Conferences in Your Middle School (Editable Word Document)The key word in this product is COMPLETE. It truly is a Complete Guide to Planning and Implementing Student-Led Conferences in Your
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For All Subject Areas
Grades:
8th, 6th, 7th
Types:
For Principals & Administrators, Classroom Forms
$11.75
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Son Novel Study Discussion & Activity GuideThe novel study for Lois Lowry’s novel, Son, includes a Discussion and Activity Guide, accompanying PowerPoint Presentation, a Literary Log for students, and bookmarks. The Discussion and Activity Guide
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English Language Arts
Grades:
8th, 9th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Activities, Novel Study, PowerPoint Presentations
$15.50
14
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*****BUNDLES SAVE YOU MONEY*****Son Novel Study Unit and Discussion & Activity Guide BUNDLENOTICE: THIS PRODUCT INCLUDES SON UNIT PLAN AND SON DISCUSSION & ACTIVITY GUIDE, EACH SOLD SEPARATELY. IF YOU HAVE PURCHASED EITHER OF THESE PRODUCTS
Subjects:
English Language Arts
Grades:
8th, 9th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Unit Plans, Novel Study
$28.00
14
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Ivan the Remarkable True Story of the Shopping Mall Gorilla Read-Aloud Guide (NONFICTION)The packet includes Pre-Reading activities, a Pre and Post-Reading Vocabulary activity, During-Reading activities with prompts focusing on quotes and
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Writing, Informational Text
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Nonfiction Book Study, Activities, Minilessons
CCSS:
RI.3.1, RI.3.2, RI.3.3, RI.3.4, RI.3.5, RI.3.6, RI.3.7, RI.3.8, RI.4.1, RI.4.2, RI.4.3...
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Using Literature to Appreciate Diversity in the ClassroomThe Crayon Box that Talked and The Color of UsProviding a safe and welcoming classroom is vital to building relationships and community in the classroom. Getting to know students, celebrating
Subjects:
Literature, Back to School
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual)
$4.75
10
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Mockingbird Novel Study Unit PlanThis unit plan is designed to get students exploring language, theme, plot, setting, character development, inquiry, inferences and a range of cognitive thinking skills as they read the novel, Mockingbird. Students
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Geography
Grades:
8th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Unit Plans
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18
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Wonder Novel Study Mini-Unit (English and Spanish Activities)This product includes student handouts in both English and Spanish. The packet includes a Before-Reading activity with six different prompts, a During-Reading activity with prompts for
Subjects:
English Language Arts, EFL - ESL - ELD
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Projects, Literacy Center Ideas, Novel Study
$8.75
18
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mockingbird by Kathryn ErskineNovel Study Discussion and Activity GuideThe novel study for Kathryn Erskine’s novel, mockingbird, includes a Discussion and Activity Guide, accompanying PowerPoint Presentation, a Student Interactive Notebook, Personal
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature
Grades:
8th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Activities, Novel Study, PowerPoint Presentations
CCSS:
RL.6.1, RL.6.2, RL.6.3, RL.6.4, RL.6.5, RL.6.6, RL.7.1, RL.7.2, RL.7.3, RL.7.4, RL.8.1...
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Son Novel Study Unit PlanThe unit plan for Son is designed to engage students. Students are provided opportunities to analyze three separate settings in the novel, identify, describe and analyze characters and relationships, use inquiry processes to
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Economics , Vocabulary
Grades:
8th, 9th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Unit Plans, Novel Study
CCSS:
RL.8.1, RL.8.2, RL.8.3, RL.8.5
$15.50
20
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16 free reproducible bookmarks with quotes from The One and Only Ivan. Use for forming groups or just for fun.
Subjects:
English Language Arts
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Fun Stuff
FREE
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The Giver Novel Study Discussion & Activity GuideThe Giver by Lois Lowry is a Newbery Medal winner and a great read-aloud/read-along book for intermediate and middle school students. The novel study for The Giver includes a Discussion and
Subjects:
English Language Arts
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Activities, Novel Study, PowerPoint Presentations
$15.50
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Catching Fire Discussion Novel Study Discussion & Activity Guide**WITH Catching Fire Fact Review Game PowerPointPRODUCT DESCRIPTIONThe novel study for Suzanne Collins’s novel, Catching Fire, includes a Discussion and Activity Guide, accompanying
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Writing, Reading
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 7th
Types:
Novel Study, Teacher Manuals, PowerPoint Presentations
$15.50
3
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DECISION MAKING“Thinking and reasoning processes—such as problem solving, decision making, and the like—have been identified as legitimate and even necessary 21st century skills. Although they are not new skills, what is new in the last 20 years is
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For All Subject Areas
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8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Graphic Organizers, Printables
$4.25
5
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Discussion Strategies for Middle and High School Classrooms (Grades 6-12)This packet of resources provides teachers with discussion techniques to use as part of an effective instructional design for grades 6-12. The ability to effectively discuss in
Subjects:
For All Subject Areas
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Activities, PowerPoint Presentations
CCSS:
SL.6.1, SL.7.1, SL.8.1, SL.9-10.1, SL.11-12.1
$9.25
10
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Linda Carpenter is part-time faculty at Cardinal Stritch University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Linda has a B.A. in history and a master’s degree in educational technology. She is a Technology Integration Specialist. Linda works extensively with pre-service teachers, is a certified mentor for new teachers, and is a Professional Development Specialist. Her research focus is classroom management, assessment, and instructional technology. Visit my blog: Surviving to Thriving

Dr. Jennifer Fontanini is Associate Dean, Communications and Social Sciences, at Waukesha County Technical College in Waukesha, WI. Jennifer has a B.S. in Secondary Education, a master’s degree in Curriculum and Instruction, and a doctorate in Educational Leadership. Jennifer specializes in curriculum design and professional development. Her research focus is program evaluation and teacher effectiveness.

Dr. Linda Neiman is retired Associate Dean of the School of Education at Cardinal Stritch University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Linda has a B.A. in English, a master’s degree in literacy, and a doctorate in Leadership for the Advancement of Service and Learning. Linda is a Reading Specialist and Professional Development Specialist. Her research focus is best practice and classroom management. Visit my blog:Surviving to Thriving LjL

MY TEACHING STYLE

We believe in a constructivist approach to teaching--student centered, hands-on, interactive, and fun!

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MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

Linda Carpenter has a B.A. in history and a master’s degree in educational technology from Cardinal Stritch University. Dr. Jennifer Fontanini has a B.S. in Secondary Education, Master’s in curriculum and instruction, and a doctorate in education leadership. Dr. Linda Neiman has a B.A. in English, a Master’s degree in literacy, and a doctorate in Leadership for the Advancement of Service and Learning.

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