Teacher Gems

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Use this writing center to help your students develop their creative writing skills! Students build a story by picking out a setting, character and event card and placing them on the writing center. Then they write a story about the cards using a
Subjects:
Creative Writing, Special Education, Holidays/Seasonal
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Literacy Center Ideas
CCSS:
W.K.3, W.1.3, W.2.3, W.3.3
$8.75
2089 ratings
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By Teacher Gems
Do your students struggle with sequencing? Often times, students are asked to read a paragraph or short story and sequence a set of pictures based on what they've read. This only allows for one correct answer and can cause frustration to those
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Special Education, Speech Therapy
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Literacy Center Ideas
CCSS:
RL.1.2
$7.75
661 ratings
4.0
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By Teacher Gems
This bundle includes my short vowel and long vowel spelling rules poster sets. As a former special educator, I know how difficult it can be for students to memorize all of the different spelling rules in the English language. That is why I created
Subjects:
Grammar, Special Education, Phonics
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, Homeschool
Types:
Printables, Bulletin Board Ideas, Posters
$8.95
$7.16
432 ratings
4.0
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By Teacher Gems
Use this writing center to help your students develop their creative writing skills! Students build a story by picking out a setting, character and event card and placing them on the writing center. Then they write a story about the cards using a
Subjects:
Creative Writing, Special Education, Holidays/Seasonal
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Literacy Center Ideas
CCSS:
W.K.3, W.1.3, W.2.3, W.3.3
$8.75
202 ratings
4.0
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By Teacher Gems
This clock clipart set has 529+ possible clock combinations! In fact you can make ANY time on these clocks (with the extra arrows and blank clocks included). There are 110 different images included. Image files are 300 dpi and png format. 10
Subjects:
Math, Products For TpT Sellers, Tools for Common Core
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Homeschool
Types:
For Parents, Clip Art, By TpT Sellers for TpT Sellers
$4.50
372 ratings
4.0
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By Teacher Gems
Build your students’ math fact fluency for addition and subtraction with these Spring color by number activity pages! ★Save 20% when you buy the BUNDLE!★There are 8 Spring color by number activity pages included in this packet. Four addition and
Subjects:
Math, Basic Operations, Spring
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, Homeschool
Types:
Fun Stuff, Printables, Math Centers
$4.50
108 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (33.27 MB)
By Teacher Gems
Help your students learn about earth day with a fun and simple writing craft mobile! Students can pick from several earths to color and paste onto a paper plate. Next they write about different ways they can help save the earth on the four pictures
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Creative Writing, Earth Day
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Printables
$4.00
118 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (21.44 MB)
By Teacher Gems
This read and graph bundle includes my four read and graph activity packs for short vowels, long vowels, r-controlled vowels and blends. Each pack includes five to six read and graph activities. Students read sentences and find all 25 blend words.
Subjects:
Reading, Graphing, Phonics
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Printables
$17.25
$13.80
121 ratings
4.0
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By Teacher Gems
Sequencing and Writing Set 1 No Prep Pack: Sequencing can be a difficult skill for students to master. Use these sequence and write cut and paste activities as a fun way to teach critical thinking skills and practice creative writing. There are 30
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Writing, Reading Strategies
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Printables, Literacy Center Ideas
$6.00
152 ratings
4.0
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By Teacher Gems
Make writing fun this winter with these winter writing and word work pages! Activity pages include "how to" writing, story writing, acrostic poetry, abc order, making words and syllables. There are 24 student pages included in this product. ABC
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Writing, Winter
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Printables, Literacy Center Ideas
$5.50
68 ratings
4.0
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By Teacher Gems
American Flag Clipart & Coloring Pages: Image files are 300dpi and PNG (transparent) format. This package includes clipart images of American Flag-colored and black and white. Also included are full-sized (8 1/2x11) coloring page of American
Subjects:
Elections - Voting, Government, U.S. History
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, ...
Types:
Posters, Clip Art
$1.50
93 ratings
4.0
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By Teacher Gems
Algebraic Equations: Pan Balance Task Cards: Challenge your students to think outside the box with these algebraic equations: pan balance task cards! A great way to practice critical thinking skills! There are 40 task cards of varying difficulty
Subjects:
Algebra, Gifted and Talented, Critical Thinking
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Math Centers, Task Cards
$4.50
94 ratings
4.0
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By Teacher Gems
Build your students’ math fact fluency for two digit addition and subtraction with these Spring color by number activity pages! ★Save 20% when you buy the BUNDLE!★There are 8 Spring color by number activity pages included in this packet. Four two
Subjects:
Basic Operations, Spring
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, Homeschool
Types:
Fun Stuff, Printables, Math Centers
$4.50
84 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (32.24 MB)
By Teacher Gems
All of your favorite writing centers in one bundle! Save 20% when you buy this bundle which includes my best-selling sequencing sort skill center, my build-a-story writing center and my silly sentences writing center 1. Use a 9"x12" manila envelope
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Special Education, Speech Therapy
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Literacy Center Ideas
CCSS:
W.K.3, W.1.3, W.2.3, W.3.3
$24.25
$19.40
124 ratings
4.0
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By Teacher Gems
Help your students learn about elections with this elections fun pack! There are venn diagrams, writing pages, an "I Voted" crown craft, jobs of the president, important issues, elections number puzzles, a word search and more! Great for grades 1-4.
Subjects:
Elections - Voting, Writing, Holidays/Seasonal
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Printables
$4.50
67 ratings
4.0
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By Teacher Gems
Want to improve your students higher-order thinking skills in a fun and creative way? Use these Thanksgiving grid logic puzzles to do just that! There are 5 logic puzzles included. Each puzzle includes a story and 5 clues. Each comes in color and
Subjects:
Gifted and Talented, Critical Thinking, Thanksgiving
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Printables
$4.00
47 ratings
4.0
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By Teacher Gems
These monster math number writing practice pages are a fun way for students to learn how to write the numbers 0-9 or 1-10. There are starting points and dotted lines for students to trace the numbers.Pick which version you want to teach: 0-9 or 1-10
Subjects:
Math, Numbers, Writing
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Printables, Math Centers
CCSS:
3.OA.C.7, 4.OA.B.4
$3.00
34 ratings
4.0
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By Teacher Gems
This long ‘e' vowel MEGA activity pack is jam-packed full of fun activities! ***Save 20% when you buy the bundle: click here!***There are 110 pages included in this product: 75 printable student activity pages, 22 description/teaching tip pages that
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Grammar, Phonics
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Printables
CCSS:
1.MD.C.4, 2.MD.D.10, RF.K.2a, RF.K.2b, RF.K.2c, RF.K.3, RF.1.2a, RF.2.3, RF.2.3a, RF.2.3b
$8.00
58 ratings
4.0
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By Teacher Gems
This activity pack includes five long vowels read and graph activities. One for each of the long vowels (a, e, i, o, u). Students read sentences and find all 25 long vowel words. They circle the words and then count to make sure they found all 25
Subjects:
Reading, Graphing, Phonics
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Printables
$4.25
76 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (24.40 MB)
By Teacher Gems
Normal Bell Curve (Normal Distribution) Clipart: This Normal Bell Curve (Normal Distribution) clipart set includes 17 distinct styles (6 blank styles and 11 styles with scores) that come in both PNG (transparent) and JPEG (white background) for a
Subjects:
Math, Statistics, Products For TpT Sellers
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Professional Documents, Clip Art, By TpT Sellers for TpT Sellers
$4.25
32 ratings
4.0
Digital Download ZIP (5.07 MB)
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I taught special education PreK-8th grade for six years and general education 4th grade for five years. I also served as chair of the academically talented committee. I'm now a homeschooling mom of five little blessings!

MY TEACHING STYLE

I believe learning should be something students are excited about. The best learning is when students don't know they are learning because they are having too much fun! I love to use multi-sensory, hands-on activities with manipulatives. I strive to create products that will motivate students to learn through engaging activities.

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

One time when I was teaching a unit on chemical reactions to my fourth grade class, I accidentally lit the floor on fire! My cheeks were bright red as I quickly stomped out the flames with my dress shoes. The kids, of course, thought this was the greatest thing that could have happened and to my surprise the parents just offered to buy me a fire extinguisher! I learned that teaching often involves taking risks and being flexible. It won't always go according to plan but sometimes the best teaching takes place in the mishaps, for we learned a great deal about safety precautions that day! This also became a shining teacher moment for me because I learned that my students' parents loved my teaching style and trusted me despite the mishaps!

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

I have a Bachelor's degree in Special Education: Cognitive Abilities K-12 and Elementary Education K-8 as well as a Masters degree in Special Education: Learning Disabilities K-12.

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

I love creating a wide variety of resources. My store contains primarily K-5 resources that span from special education to academically talented with a little clipart sprinkled in :)

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