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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:
Activities, Lesson
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
$19.96
$15.97
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By Teaching Ideas For Those Who Love Teaching
Study four Native American Regions: People of the Plains, Eastern Woodlands, Northwest Coast, and Southwest Coast Native Americans with your students. Each unit includes informational texts for a detailed study of four diverse groups of first
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Native Americans, U.S. History
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, 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...
$19.96
$15.97
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By Teaching Ideas For Those Who Love Teaching
John Henry is the perfect tall tale to teach your students 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 create
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, Literature, Short Stories
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Lesson
CCSS:
RL.2.2, RL.3.2, L.3.5, L.4.5a, CCRA.L.5
$4.99
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By Teaching Ideas For Those Who Love Teaching
Paul Bunyan, and hyperbole go hand in hand. This free tall tale resource teaches your students about both. This lesson teaches your class about hyperbole through close reading of this classic folktale. The reading passage and activities are
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, Other (ELA), Short Stories
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Lesson
CCSS:
RL.2.2, RL.3.2, L.3.5, L.4.5, L.5.5
FREE
111
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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:
Activities, Lesson
CCSS:
RL.2.2, RL.3.2, L.3.3, L.3.3a, L.4.3, L.4.3a
$4.99
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By Teaching Ideas For Those Who Love Teaching
Study 3-D shapes attributes with your class. 3D shapes are so much fun! Make sure your students learn their true ins and outs with this 3D shapes lesson. This lesson will allow your students to explore and study polyhedrons. In this lesson your
Subjects:
Math, Geometry
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
CCSS:
2.G.A.1, 3.G.A.1, 4.G.A.1
$4.50
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By Teaching Ideas For Those Who Love Teaching
Study Greek Gods and Goddesses through Greek Myths with your class. This unit includes nine reading passages. Each reading passage tells the story of a Greek god or goddess. In addition, each passage contains questions and illustrations for
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Ancient History, Informational Text
Grades:
Homeschool, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Thematic Unit Plans, Activities
CCSS:
RI.2.1, RI.2.10, RI.3.3, RI.3.10, RI.4.3, RI.4.10
$7.50
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By Teaching Ideas For Those Who Love Teaching
Teach your students about the stock market in this project based learning lesson. This math lesson is engaging and incorporates reading, and writing. This unit is perfect for students to apply their skills to real world math problems. Students
Subjects:
Math, Applied Math, Other (Math)
Grades:
5th, 6th
Types:
Projects, Unit Plans, Activities
CCSS:
4.MD.B.4, 5.MD.B.2, MP2, MP4
$6.00
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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:
Homeschool, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Centers, Activities
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...
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By Teaching Ideas For Those Who Love Teaching
This black history month unit makes a wonderful bulletin board. It is full of black history month activities. The bundle contains lessons and pop up books on Harriet Tubman, Frederick Douglass, Rosa Parks and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Study the
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, U.S. History, Black History Month
Grades:
Homeschool, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Lesson, Activities
CCSS:
RI.2.1, RI.2.10, RI.3.1, RI.3.10, RI.4.3, RI.4.10
$27.50
$19.25
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By Teaching Ideas For Those Who Love Teaching
Learn about Rosa Parks, the civil rights movement, and the Montgomery bus boycott in this lesson. Students will study segregation, and what lead Rosa Parks to refuse to give her seat up that fateful day. After studying this lesson, students will
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Black History Month, Women's History Month
Grades:
Homeschool, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Unit Plans, Activities
$5.50
8
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By Teaching Ideas For Those Who Love Teaching
Learn about Harriet Tubman, the Underground Railroad and the Abolitionist movement through the activities in this unit. Students will learn about Harriet Tubman's courage as a conductor for the Underground Railroad, as well as her bravery during
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Black History Month, Women's History Month
Grades:
Homeschool, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Cultural Activities, Activities
CCSS:
RI.2.1, RI.2.10, RI.3.1, RI.3.10, RI.4.10
$5.50
6
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By Teaching Ideas For Those Who Love Teaching
Study the history behind Mount Rushmore while learning about the four great presidents it memorializes. This unit is great for teaching students about Mount Rushmore, and makes a great Presidents' Day activity. The unit includes information on
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Presidents' Day, Informational Text
Grades:
Homeschool, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Unit Plans, Activities
CCSS:
RI.2.1, RI.2.10, RI.3.1, RI.3.10, RI.4.3, RI.4.10
$5.50
8
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By Teaching Ideas For Those Who Love Teaching
Enjoy the classic 'Twas The Night Before Christmas" poem by Clement Clarke Moore, followed by fun and engaging Christmas activities. If you like this freebie, please check out Twas The Night Before Christmas Lesson and Pop Up Book.This lesson is a
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Poetry
Grades:
Homeschool, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Centers, Activities
CCSS:
W.K.2, W.1.2, W.2.2
FREE
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By Teaching Ideas For Those Who Love Teaching
First Thanksgiving Fun! Native Americans, Pilgrims and Thanksgiving!Have fun teaching your students about the first Thanksgiving between the Wampanoag Native Americans and the Pilgrims. This lesson also gives students an opportunity to focus on
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, U.S. History, Thanksgiving
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Lesson
FREE
100
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By Teaching Ideas For Those Who Love Teaching
Study Greek Gods, and Goddesses, Demigods, and Mortals with your class. This Greek mythology bundle includes Greek myth reading comprehension passages, questions, and activities. Students immerse themselves in the world of Greek myths in this
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Ancient History, Informational Text
Grades:
Homeschool, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Thematic Unit Plans, Activities
CCSS:
RI.2.1, RI.2.10, RI.3.1, RI.3.10, RI.4.3, RI.4.10
$18.50
$14.80
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By Teaching Ideas For Those Who Love Teaching
Study Northwest Coast Native Americans in this unit. This unit has lessons and activities for a detailed study of this group of first Americans. The lessons include close reading selections covering the history of Northwest Coast Native Americans
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Native Americans, U.S. History
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Lesson
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...
$4.99
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By Teaching Ideas For Those Who Love Teaching
Study balance and motion with your class. This lesson is designed to help students understand the physics behind balance and motion. Students will learn what balance is. They will explore center of gravity and counterbalance, to understand how
Subjects:
Science, Writing, Informational Text
Grades:
Homeschool, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Lesson, Activities
$3.50
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By Teaching Ideas For Those Who Love Teaching
Welcome to the world of insects and plants. This 38 page resource is a perfect companion to the recently updated FOSS insects and plants unit. This unit also works as a stand alone unit.This unit allows your class to study the importance of
Subjects:
Science, Writing, Informational Text
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Lesson, Activities
$6.50
3
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By Teaching Ideas For Those Who Love Teaching
Johnny Appleseed and idioms go hand in hand. This lesson includes a close reading passage about Johnny Appleseed and a lesson about idioms. Once students have completed the lessons there is an art activity that will allow them to create a
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, Reading, Literature
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Lesson
CCSS:
RL.3.2, L.3.5, L.3.5a, L.4.5, L.4.5b, L.5.5, L.5.5b
$4.99
11
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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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