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By Teaching Ideas For Those Who Love Teaching
This family tree project is designed to help younger students create their own family trees, while building a deeper understanding of their own families. This lesson contains writing activities designed to get young kids thinking about their own
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Writing
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, Homeschool
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Projects
CCSS:
W.2.3, W.2.8, W.3.3, W.3.7
$4.50
60
Digital Download PDF (3.31 MB)
By Teaching Ideas For Those Who Love Teaching
Students read five folktales about famous tall tale legends. Each passage features a different figurative language lesson. As a culminating activity, kids create engaging pop-up book dioramas. Read about Paul Bunyan, Johnny Appleseed, John Henry,
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, Literature, Short Stories
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, Homeschool
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Activities, Fun Stuff
CCSS:
RL.2.2, RL.3.2, L.3.3, L.3.3a, L.3.5, L.3.5a, L.4.3, L.4.3a, L.4.4b, L.4.5, L.4.5a
$22.00
$17.60
46
Bundle
By Teaching Ideas For Those Who Love Teaching
Take a virtual field trip with your class and explore safe houses (stations) on the Underground Railroad. This Google Slides product also includes a PowerPoint version. This lesson includes links to videos of actual safe houses, as well as
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, U.S. History, Black History Month
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Google Apps
$5.00
11
Online Resource
Google Driveā„¢ folder
By Teaching Ideas For Those Who Love Teaching
These Polar Express activities will engage your students. This unit is perfect for a Polar Express Day for your class! These no-prep printables, worksheets, and diorama allow your students to delve deeper into the story.At the conclusion of your
Subjects:
Reading, Literature, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, Homeschool
Types:
Fun Stuff, Guided Reading Books, Literacy Center Ideas
CCSS:
RL.K.1, RL.K.2, RL.K.3, RL.1.1, RL.1.2, RL.1.3, RL.2.1, RL.2.2, RL.2.3
$5.50
63
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By Teaching Ideas For Those Who Love Teaching
Study Eastern Woodland Native Americans with your students. This unit has lessons and activities for a detailed study of Eastern Woodland Indians. Students will make their own diorama pop up books. The lessons on this group of First Americans
Subjects:
Native Americans, Thanksgiving, Informational Text
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, Homeschool
Types:
Projects, Fun Stuff, Cultural Activities
CCSS:
RI.2.1, RI.2.2, RI.2.3, RI.2.6, RI.2.10, RI.3.1, RI.3.2, RI.3.3, RI.3.6, RI.3.10, RI.4.1...
$7.50
37
Digital Download PDF (4.64 MB)
By Teaching Ideas For Those Who Love Teaching
Teach your class to find the central message in a storyThis presentation is designed to be your minilesson on finding the central message of stories. The lesson contains 25 slides, that you can use to teach this theme to your students. It also
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Reading Strategies
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, Homeschool
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Minilessons, Google Apps
CCSS:
RL.1.2, RL.2.2, RL.3.2
$3.75
25
Digital Download ZIP (10.54 MB)
By Teaching Ideas For Those Who Love Teaching
Study four Native American Groups: People of the Plains, Eastern Woodlands, Northwest Coast, and Southwest Coast Native Americans with your students. Each unit included in this Native American bundle has activities, lessons including informational
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Native Americans, U.S. History
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Cultural Activities
CCSS:
RI.2.1, RI.2.3, RI.2.6, RI.2.10, RI.3.1, RI.3.3, RI.3.6, RI.3.10, RI.4.1, RI.4.3, RI.4.6...
$30.00
$24.00
24
Bundle
By Teaching Ideas For Those Who Love Teaching
Study the people of the plains history with your class. This unit has lessons and activities about the plains Indians. Topics include: buffalo hunts and why the people of the plains are also known as the people of the buffalo, daily life, arts
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Native Americans, Informational Text
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, Homeschool
Types:
Projects, Fun Stuff, Cultural Activities
CCSS:
RI.2.1, RI.2.3, RI.2.6, RI.2.10, RI.3.1, RI.3.3, RI.3.6, RI.3.10, RI.4.1, RI.4.3, RI.4.6...
$7.50
30
Digital Download PDF (6.77 MB)
By Teaching Ideas For Those Who Love Teaching
Introduce Fables and Folktales to your class with this Google Slides and PowerPoint presentation. This presentation is designed to be your minilesson for fables and folktales. The lesson contains 25 slides, as well as an exit slip that can be used
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Literature
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, Homeschool
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Minilessons, Google Apps
CCSS:
RL.1.2, RL.2.2, RL.3.2
$3.75
9
Digital Download ZIP (4.75 MB)
By Teaching Ideas For Those Who Love Teaching
This bundle provides you with five days of reading lessons around RL 1.3 and RL 2.3. The first four days include slide presentations that you may use for your minilessons on RL 1.3 and RL 2.3. The fifth day is included as a bonus for purchasing
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Reading Strategies
Grades:
1st, 2nd, Homeschool
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Minilessons, Google Apps
CCSS:
RL.1.3, RL.2.3
$14.00
$11.20
12
Bundle
By Teaching Ideas For Those Who Love Teaching
Study John Henry with your students, while teaching your class about metaphors and similes. A tall tale passage about John Henry is included in this lesson. Students can complete activities to practice identifying metaphors and similes, and even
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, Literature, Short Stories
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Minilessons
CCSS:
RL.2.2, RL.3.2, L.3.5, L.4.5a, CCRA.L.5
$5.50
18
Digital Download PDF (3.10 MB)
By Teaching Ideas For Those Who Love Teaching
This is a novel study of Jack by Liesl Shurtliff. This unit is designed to engage your students in the novel, and to measure their comprehension of it. The unit includes 10 writing activities, and 7 quizzes (each containing 5 questions). There
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Literature
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, Homeschool
Types:
Novel Study, Guided Reading Books, Literature Circles
CCSS:
RL.3.1, RL.3.3, RL.3.6, RL.4.1, RL.4.3, RL.5.6
$7.50
33
Digital Download PDF (2.54 MB)
By Teaching Ideas For Those Who Love Teaching
This bundle provides you with five days of reading lessons around RL 1.2 and RL 2.2. The first three days include slide presentations that you may use for your minilessons on RL 1.2 and RL 2.2. The fourth day is included as a bonus for purchasing
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Reading Strategies
Grades:
1st, 2nd, Homeschool
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Minilessons, Google Apps
CCSS:
RL.1.2, RL.2.2
$10.50
$8.40
10
Bundle
By Teaching Ideas For Those Who Love Teaching
Twas The Night Before Christmas activities are perfect for this classic children's poem by Clement Clarke Moore. The activities include fun reading, writing, coloring, and art activities for your students. At the end of your lessons, children can
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Poetry
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Literacy Center Ideas
CCSS:
RL.K.1, RL.K.5, RL.K.10, RL.1.1, RL.1.4, RL.1.10, RL.2.4, RL.2.10, W.K.1, W.K.2, W.K.3...
$5.50
13
Digital Download PDF (4.69 MB)
By Teaching Ideas For Those Who Love Teaching
This is a novel study of Rump by Liesl Shurtliff. This unit is designed to engage your students in Rump, and to measure their comprehension of it. The unit includes 11 writing activities and 8 quizzes (each containing 5 questions along with their
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Literature
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, Homeschool
Types:
Novel Study, Guided Reading Books, Literature Circles
CCSS:
RL.3.1, RL.3.6, RL.4.1, RL.4.3, RL.5.6, W.3.1, W.3.3, W.4.1, W.4.3, W.5.1, W.5.1a...
$5.50
29
Digital Download PDF (1.54 MB)
By Teaching Ideas For Those Who Love Teaching
This bundle provides you with five days of reading lessons around RL 1.4 and 2.4. The first four days include slide presentations that you may use for your minilessons on RL 1.4 and 2.4. The fifth day is a bonus for purchasing this bundle. It is
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Reading Strategies
Grades:
1st, 2nd, Homeschool
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Minilessons, Google Apps
CCSS:
RL.1.4, RL.2.4
$17.00
$12.60
7
Bundle
By Teaching Ideas For Those Who Love Teaching
Enjoy this novel study of Toliver's Secret by Esther Wood Brady. This novel study is 21 pages long plus the answer key. The unit comes with 4 quizzes, 4 worksheets, an essay, and a fun illustration project. A graphic organizer, essay directions,
Subjects:
English Language Arts, U.S. History, Literature
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, Homeschool
Types:
Unit Plans, Novel Study, Guided Reading Books
CCSS:
RL.4.1, RL.4.3, RL.4.10, RL.5.1, RL.5.10, RL.6.1, RL.6.3, RL.6.4, RF.4.4a, RF.4.4c, RF.5.4a...
$5.50
14
Digital Download PDF (2.68 MB)
By Teaching Ideas For Those Who Love Teaching
Teach students how to understand rhythm in poetry and songs.This presentation is designed to be your minilesson for teaching your class to understand rhythm. The lesson contains 25 slides, as well as an exit slip that can be used to assess your
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Reading Strategies
Grades:
1st, 2nd, Homeschool
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Minilessons, Google Apps
CCSS:
RL.1.4, RL.2.4
$3.75
6
Digital Download ZIP (9.70 MB)
By Teaching Ideas For Those Who Love Teaching
Study Pecos Bill while learning about personification. A tall tale passage about Pecos Bill is included in this lesson. Students will learn what personification is, and practice finding it. This is a great reading comprehension lesson on
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, Reading, Literature
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, Homeschool
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Activities, Fun Stuff
CCSS:
RL.2.2, RL.3.2, L.3.3, L.3.3a, L.4.3, L.4.3a
$5.50
15
Digital Download PDF (1.16 MB)
By Teaching Ideas For Those Who Love Teaching
Explore air and weather with your class. This unit teaches students how the air and weather change, and why they change. It includes reading, writing, and coloring activities designed to engage your students. This unit is a great way to integrate
Subjects:
Reading, Science, General Science
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Printables
CCSS:
RI.2.1, RI.2.10, W.2.3
$5.50
17
Digital Download PDF (3.12 MB)
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I am a National Board Certified Teacher with 14 years of public education experience. I have taught all subjects in 1st, 2nd, 5th, and 6th grades. My endorsement is in Math, and Math and Reading are my two favorite subjects to teach.

MY TEACHING STYLE

I am a hands on teacher, and love incorporating literacy into all subjects that I teach.

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

National Board Middle Childhood Generalist

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

Dartmouth College - BA University of Illinois at Springfield - MA

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

I love to travel the world in my spare time. I see myself as a lifelong learner, and traveling always teaches me something new. In addition, I enjoy yoga and always try to remain rejuvinated. By rejuvinating myself, I become a better teacher for my students.

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