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By Teach With Erika
Teaching the novel A Long Walk to Water by Linda Sue Park? Save over 30% by buying my novel study activities bundled in a unit instead of buying the individual items! Based on a true story, A Long Walk to Water alternates the stories of two Sudanese
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Literature
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Unit Plans, Thematic Unit Plans, Novel Study
CCSS:
CCRA.R.1, CCRA.R.2, CCRA.R.3, CCRA.R.6, CCRA.R.7, CCRA.R.10, CCRA.W.7, CCRA.W.9, CCRA.W.10, CCRA.SL.2, CCRA.L.4...
$29.90
$17.00
685
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By Teach With Erika
This is a 8 day, 65 page Common Core aligned unit plan for "The Tell-Tale Heart" by Edgar Allan Poe. This unit focuses on making evidence-based inferences and argumentative writing. Students will: close read, discuss, and answer text-dependent
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature, Writing
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Unit Plans, Activities
CCSS:
CCRA.R.1, CCRA.R.4, CCRA.W.1, CCRA.W.5, CCRA.W.9, CCRA.L.4
$9.00
468
Digital Download PDF (4.22 MB)
By Teach With Erika
Do your students need extra practice writing thesis statements? Then this printable worksheet packet is for you! Included are seven practice sheets perfect for bellwork, stations, remediation, homework, subwork, extra practice, and more! Simply
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Writing, Writing-Essays
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th
Types:
Worksheets, Handouts, Printables
$3.00
378
Digital Download PDF (4.19 MB)
By Teach With Erika
Do your students struggle with identifying and writing thesis statements? These 32 ink-saving, black and white task cards give students a fun way to practice this difficult skill. Students will craft a thesis statement on a given topic, select the
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Writing
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th
Types:
Activities, Flash Cards, Task Cards
CCSS:
W.6.4, W.7.4, W.8.4, CCRA.W.4
$3.25
544
Digital Download PDF (3.84 MB)
By Teach With Erika
This is a student work pack for your novel study of A Long Walk to Water by Linda Sue Park. This work back provides a one-page assignment for each chapter of the book, plus all answer keys. Each page covers three vocabulary words that the students
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Literature
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Workbooks, Study Guides, Novel Study
CCSS:
RL.5.1, RL.6.1, RL.6.2, RL.7.1, RL.7.2, RL.8.1, RL.8.2, L.5.4, L.5.4a, L.5.6, L.6.4...
$5.00
95
Digital Download PDF (2.08 MB)
By Teach With Erika
Do your students love task cards, but you need something with more substance to practice inferring? This set of 14 half-page inference task cards have students practice reading longer passages and making inferences based on evidence in text. For
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Reading Strategies
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Activities, Flash Cards, Task Cards
CCSS:
RL.5.1, RL.6.1, RL.7.1, RL.8.1, CCRA.R.1
$3.75
221
Digital Download PDF (3.70 MB)
By Teach With Erika
Context Clues Task Cards for Inferring Vocabulary Improve vocabulary and reading skills with this set of 32 multiple choice task cards! Vocabulary words were chosen from 8th grade word lists and are appropriate for grades 5-8. Task cards are great
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Vocabulary, Reading Strategies
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Activities, Flash Cards, Task Cards
$3.00
240
Digital Download PDF (16.60 MB)
By Teach With Erika
Give your students extra practice inferring vocabulary using context clues with this no prep printable worksheet pack. This pack contains eight worksheets than can be copied single or double sided. Questions include multiple choice, fill in the
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Vocabulary, Reading Strategies
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Worksheets, Handouts, Printables
CCSS:
L.5.4a, L.6.4a, L.7.4a, L.8.4a, CCRA.L.4
$3.00
199
Digital Download PDF (3.53 MB)
By Teach With Erika
This 35-slide PowerPoint file is perfect for getting students thinking, writing, and making connections to the novel A Long Walk to Water by Linda Sue Park. Use for warm ups, pre-reading activities, exit tickets, time fillers, or just to increase
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature, Writing
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Activities, Novel Study
CCSS:
W.5.9, W.5.10, W.6.9, W.6.10, W.7.9, W.7.10, W.8.9, W.8.10, CCRA.W.9, CCRA.W.10
$3.00
80
Digital Download PPT (0.46 MB)
By Teach With Erika
Create Your Own Dystopia! This Common Core aligned research and writing project can be used with ANY dystopian or utopian unit or novel study - Hunger Games, The Giver, Divergent, Brave New World, Fahrenheit 451, 1984, Handmaid's Tale, & more!In
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Writing, Writing-Essays
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Research, Projects, Novel Study
CCSS:
CCRA.W.2, CCRA.W.5, CCRA.W.7, CCRA.W.8
$4.00
132
Digital Download PDF (2.38 MB)
By Teach With Erika
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty Short Story Unit Teaching "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty" by James Thurber? I've got you covered with this 7 day, 45 page Common Core aligned unit plan for the short story. It is aligned to 8th grade standards, but
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature, Writing
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Unit Plans, Activities
CCSS:
CCRA.R.1, CCRA.R.3, CCRA.R.6, CCRA.W.1, CCRA.W.7, CCRA.W.9, CCRA.SL.1, CCRA.L.4
$7.00
125
Digital Download PDF (12.79 MB)
By Teach With Erika
Use this set of quick reading check quizzes to test your student's comprehension of A Long Walk to Water by Linda Sue Park. Check if students have completed their reading assignments with these quick 3-question short answer quizzes that can be
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Literature
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Examinations - Quizzes, Assessment, Novel Study
CCSS:
RL.5.10, RL.6.10, RL.7.10, RL.8.10, CCRA.R.10
$3.00
59
Digital Download PDF (1.56 MB)
By Teach With Erika
This bundle contains my best-selling 8 day Common Core aligned short story unit for The Tell Tale Heart by Edgar Allan Poe plus my 4 creepy inference reading passage products - John Mortonson's Funeral, The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, The Picture of
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Literature
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Unit Plans, Thematic Unit Plans
$18.99
$13.00
82
Bundle
By Teach With Erika
A Long Walk to Water Character InferencesThis activity for the novel A Long Walk to Water by Linda Sue Park asks students to make inferences about both Nya and Salva's characters, comparing and contrasting, selecting evidence to support inferences,
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Literature
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Activities, Handouts, Graphic Organizers
CCSS:
RL.5.1, RL.6.1, RL.7.1, RL.8.1, W.5.9, W.5.10, W.6.9, W.6.10, W.7.9, W.7.10, W.8.9...
$3.00
42
Digital Download PDF (5.96 MB)
By Teach With Erika
Get students practicing close reading and making inferences with a fun short story. Students will read a 3-pg excerpt from The Legend of Sleepy Hollow by Washington Irving, stopping at the stop signs to answer inference and evidence-based
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Literature
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Handouts
CCSS:
RL.7.1, RL.8.1, RL.9-10.1, RL.11-12.1, L.7.4, L.8.4, L.9-10.4, L.11-12.4, CCRA.R.1, CCRA.L.4
$2.50
67
Digital Download PDF (1.30 MB)
By Teach With Erika
This puzzle pack includes one theme scramble, one crossword, three mazes, and four vocabulary word searches for or the novel A Long Walk to Water by Linda Sue Park. Give to students as early finisher/extension work or additional vocabulary
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Vocabulary, Literature
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Handouts
CCSS:
L.5.4, L.5.6, L.6.4, L.6.6, L.7.4, L.7.6, L.8.4, L.8.6, CCRA.L.4, CCRA.L.6
$3.00
43
Digital Download PDF (1.97 MB)
By Teach With Erika
This pre-reading research for your novel study of A Long Walk to Water by Linda Sue Park gives students voice and choice in learning all about the history and culture of Sudan. Using the choice board/learning menu, students will pick one of four
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature, Writing
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Research, Projects, Novel Study
CCSS:
CCRA.W.7, CCRA.W.10
$2.15
47
Digital Download PDF (2.00 MB)
By Teach With Erika
Teaching context clues? This is a bundle of five of my context clues products for grade 5-8. Upon your purchase, you will receive a ZIP file including the following products from my store :Context Clues Task Cards Set #1 - Grades 5-8First set of 32
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Vocabulary, Reading Strategies
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Other, Printables, Task Cards
CCSS:
L.5.4a, L.6.4a, L.7.4a, L.8.4a, CCRA.L.4
$15.50
$10.50
87
Bundle
By Teach With Erika
Review plot, characterization, literary terms, practice critical thinking, and foster teamwork with this LOW PREP, engaging, and interactive ESCAPE ROOM / BREAKOUT GAME for A Long Walk to Water by Linda Sue Park! No need for fancy locks and props –
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Literature
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Games
CCSS:
CCRA.R.1, CCRA.R.3
$6.00
26
Digital Download PDF (6.98 MB)
By Teach With Erika
Use movies in the classroom to teach and reinforce literary skills! This "Film as Literature" analysis graphic organizer is the perfect tool for film study, sub plans, end of the year, or reward movies in English class. Six rigorous short answer
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Other (ELA), Literature
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Handouts, Graphic Organizers, Movie Guides
CCSS:
CCRA.R.1, CCRA.R.2, CCRA.R.3
$2.00
57
Digital Download PDF (2.19 MB)
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I taught for four years in Nashville, TN: 8th grade Language Arts, 7th grade Language Arts, 8th grade Social Studies, 9th grade English, and 9th grade READ180. I am certified English, History 7-12 and ELL Pk-12. I am also a Teacher-Consultant with a chapter of the National Writing Project.

MY TEACHING STYLE

Thematic units, interactive activities, hands on groupwork

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

National Writing Project Teacher-Consultant, 2010 - Present

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

Bachelor of Science in Education, Central Michigan University

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