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Are you learning about rocks and minerals? Make your students' learning fun and engaging with this pack. In this pack, you will find: - anchor charts -- rock cycle, igneous, sedimentary, metamorphic, minerals, and Earth's crust - graphic
Subjects:
General Science, Science, Earth Sciences
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Google Apps, Activities, Printables
$8.00
638
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Games to teach subjects and predicates featuring: - Subject and predicate posters - Subject and predicate tic-tac-toe - Subject and predicate sort - Subject and predicate game board - Mixed up sentences with subjects and predicates -Subject and
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Grammar
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Activities, Games
$5.00
476
Digital Download PDF (3.00 MB)
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Oh no! The Shoe Snatcher has stolen 10 different shoes from 10 different people. Help Detective Gadget match the missing shoes to the clues on the case files. This activity can be used as center activity, a group investigation, or a whole group
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading Strategies, Reading
Grades:
1st, 2nd
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Activities, Printables
$5.00
394
Digital Download PDF (5.19 MB)
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Do your morning and afternoon routines need some work? Try these posters to remind your students what they need to do as they come into your classroom and as they get ready to go home. Place these routines in a prominent place in your classroom and
Subjects:
Classroom Management, Back to School
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Posters, Printables, Bulletin Board Ideas
$15.00
$12.00
240
Bundle
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This unit is designed to help you teach plot and theme in your classroom. This unit has resources that you can use with any book as well as resources for 7 picture books. I have also included 2 anchor charts for you display on plot and theme and 3
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature, Reading
Grades:
2nd, 3rd
Types:
Posters, Activities, Printables
CCSS:
RL.2.2, RL.2.5, RL.3.2, RL.3.5
$6.00
173
Digital Download PDF (2.97 MB)
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Make your morning start smoothly for you and your students by using the printable Morning Routine posters. Display these posters in a prominent place in your classroom so students know what they need to do as they come into your classroom each
Subjects:
Classroom Management, Back to School, For All Subjects
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Posters, Printables, Bulletin Board Ideas
$6.00
258
Digital Download ZIP (16.57 MB)
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Enhance your student of space with the cute astronaut creativity. Included in this pack are tracing patterns for the astronauts, 6 pieces of writing paper, and bulletin board letters. Please be aware that these come out pretty big so the writing
Subjects:
Astronomy, Writing, Holidays/Seasonal
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Activities, Printables, Bulletin Board Ideas
$5.00
449
Digital Download PDF (2.05 MB)
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Help your students identify main idea with this fall themed lesson using the book, "Why Do Leaves Change Color?" This mini lesson includes a lesson plan, main idea and details posters, anchor chart heading, main idea response sheets, and a main
Subjects:
Reading Strategies, Holidays/Seasonal, Autumn
Grades:
2nd
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Activities, Minilessons
CCSS:
RI.2.2
$4.00
122
Digital Download PDF (4.25 MB)
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Anchor charts for a variety of comprehension skills, sentence mechanics, nouns, verbs, and lots of additional skills. Some skills included: -cause and effect -summarizing -inferences -predictions -compare and contrast -visualizing -asking
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading Strategies, Grammar
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Posters, Printables, Bulletin Board Ideas
$12.00
567
Digital Download ZIP (17.71 MB)
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This linking verb pack will help your students understand the concept of linking verbs. Included in this pack are 2 anchor charts, linking verb dice game, and linking verb tic-tac-toe.These are the same resources as found in my Treasures unit for
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Grammar
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Activities, Printables, Games
$3.50
335
Digital Download PDF (0.77 MB)
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Getting ready for the state test this spring or do you just want to review before summer? This pack contains 16 centers, 10 days of review work, 5 word searches, 3 write the room reviews, and color the match sheets all for the common core ELA
Subjects:
English Language Arts, ELA Test Prep, End of Year
Grades:
2nd
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Test Prep, Printables
$18.00
178
Digital Download ZIP (7.84 MB)
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NOW UPDATED FOR GOOGLE APPS!Enhance your study of world geography and culture with this engaging pack. With this pack, your students will travel to 13 different countries and learn all about their school traditions and customs. Using the reading
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Geography, Back to School
Grades:
2nd, 3rd
Types:
Thematic Unit Plans, Google Apps, Activities
$12.00
80
Online Resource
Google Drive™ folder
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Teach your comprehension skills in a fun and seasonal way using this resource. Use this character traits pack with the Christmas book "Mooseltoe" by Margie Palatini. This character traits pack includes a lesson plan, character traits posters,
Subjects:
Reading Strategies, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa
Grades:
2nd
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Activities, Minilessons
CCSS:
RL.2.7
$4.00
117
Digital Download PDF (3.82 MB)
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This pack is full of activities to use with the book "Snowmen at Christmas" by Caralyn Buehner Included are: -Vocabulary activity with words from the story -Compound word game -Compare and contrast posters and activity -Comprehension board
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Holidays/Seasonal, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Activities, Printables, Games
$5.00
111
Digital Download PDF (11.29 MB)
By Swimming into Second
These math anchor charts are great to use for enhancing instruction. Post these in your room for students to reference throughout the year. Included in this 106 page pack: -Math symbols -Addition, subtraction, multiplication -Place
Subjects:
Math, Basic Operations, Numbers
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Posters, Printables, Bulletin Board Ideas
$10.00
264
Digital Download PDF (12.52 MB)
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Get your kiddos out of their winter blues with these fun centers. Included in this 122 page pack are 10 literacy centers in color and black and white. Save money and buy the Winter Wonderland center bundle. Click here to view the bundle. Skills
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Holidays/Seasonal, Winter
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Activities, Printables
$6.00
249
Digital Download ZIP (17.99 MB)
By Swimming into Second
If your state is moving to the common core standards, this resource will really come in handy. I have included standard cards for teachers and students. The teacher format is the actual standard. The student format is in student friendly language of
Subjects:
Math, Writing, Reading
Grades:
2nd
Types:
Assessment, Professional Documents, Printables
$8.00
725
Digital Download ZIP (1.31 MB)
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Celebrate the football season with your students by using these fun, engaging centers. Skills covered within this 71 page unit are: - Word families - Fact families - Synonyms - Place Value - Money - Nouns - Past and present tense verbs - Time -
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Math, Autumn
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Activities, Printables, Games
$8.00
115
Digital Download ZIP (8.71 MB)
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PLEASE BE AWARE, THESE LESSONS ARE THE SAME LESSONS THAT ARE IN MY READING STREET PACKS. Do you love using picture books to teach comprehension concepts but need some help developing your lessons? If so, this pack is for you. Included in this
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading Strategies, Reading
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Activities, Minilessons
$5.00
49
Digital Download PDF (8.53 MB)
By Swimming into Second
Make literacy centers fun for your students using these Halloween themed centers. Students will practice important second grade skills and be engaged when using these centers. Skills covered: - Making words - Blends - Contractions - Facts and
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Holidays/Seasonal, Halloween
Grades:
2nd
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Activities, Printables
$7.00
108
Digital Download ZIP (13.46 MB)
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I am currently an adjunct professor teaching preservice elementary educators. I spent eight years teaching in 2nd grade. I have previously taught Kindergarten for one year and 1st grade for four years. Second grade has my heart! I love teaching with technology. I am a Google Certified educator, a Class Dojo mentor, and a Seesaw ambassador. I am also a model literacy teacher for my school district.

MY TEACHING STYLE

My style is always evolving. I love using games to teach and reinforce concepts. I fully believe that learning should be fun! I love using technology in my lessons to enhance the content and to modify the content and products.

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

Teacher of the Year 2011-2012 B97.5 Teacher of the Month for November (2012) Teacher of the Year 2014-2015 Google Certified Educator (Level II)

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

I have a Bachelor's in Child Development and Learning from Maryville College and Master's in Elementary Education from the University of Tennessee. I also have an Ed.S degree from Carson Newman in Educational Leadership.

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