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By Teaching Literacy
This no-prep Book Study has 48 engaging Common Core-aligned activities/printables designed to delve deeper into A Tale of Two Beasts by Fiona Roberton.A Tale of Two Beasts is an entertaining story about a girl who comes across a “Strange Beast” in
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Reading Strategies
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
CCSS:
RL.2.1, RL.2.2, RL.2.3, RL.2.5, RL.2.6, RL.2.7, RL.2.10, RL.3.1, RL.3.2, RL.3.3, RL.3.4...
$4.50
10 ratings
3.9
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By Teaching Literacy
This no-prep Book Study has 53 engaging Common Core-aligned activities/printables designed to delve deeper into Nerdy Birdy Tweets by Aaron Reynolds.Nerdy Birdy Tweets is a timely tale of two friends whose bond is tested by technology. This is a
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Reading Strategies
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
CCSS:
RL.2.1, RL.2.2, RL.2.3, RL.2.5, RL.2.7, RL.2.10, RL.3.1, RL.3.2, RL.3.3, RL.3.4, RL.3.5...
$4.75
8 ratings
4.0
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By Teaching Literacy
This no-prep Book Study has 42 engaging Common Core-aligned activities/printables designed to delve deeper into The Very Impatient Caterpillar by Ross Burach.The Very Impatient Caterpillar is a hilarious story about a verrrrrrrrrrry impatient insect
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Reading Strategies
Grades:
2nd, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
CCSS:
RL.2.1, RL.2.2, RL.2.3, RL.2.5, RL.2.7, RL.2.10
$4.50
6 ratings
4.0
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By Teaching Literacy
This no-prep Book Study has 47 engaging Common Core-aligned activities/printables designed to delve deeper into The Good Egg by Jory John.The Good Egg is an entertaining story about a verrrrrrrrrrry good egg who learns the valuable lessons of
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Reading Strategies
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
CCSS:
RL.2.1, RL.2.2, RL.2.3, RL.2.5, RL.2.7, RL.2.10, RL.3.1, RL.3.2, RL.3.3, RL.3.4, RL.3.5...
$4.50
11 ratings
4.0
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By Teaching Literacy
This no-prep Book Study has 53 engaging Common Core-aligned activities/printables designed to delve deeper into Mixed: A Colorful Story by Arree Chung.Mixed: A Colorful Story is a timely tale about color, tolerance, and differences. This is a
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Reading Strategies
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
CCSS:
RL.2.1, RL.2.2, RL.2.3, RL.2.5, RL.2.6, RL.2.7, RL.2.10, RL.3.1, RL.3.2, RL.3.3, RL.3.4...
$4.75
8 ratings
4.0
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By Teaching Literacy
This no-prep Book Study has 48 engaging Common Core-aligned activities/printables designed to delve deeper into Potato Pants! by Laurie Keller.Potato Pants! is a hilarious story about a potato, some pants, and a big misunderstanding. A fun
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Reading Strategies
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
CCSS:
RL.2.1, RL.2.2, RL.2.3, RL.2.5, RL.2.6, RL.2.7, RL.2.10, RL.3.1, RL.3.2, RL.3.3, RL.3.4...
$4.50
3 ratings
4.0
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By Teaching Literacy
This no-prep Book Study has 40 engaging Common Core-aligned activities/printables designed to delve deeper into Wordy Birdy by Tammi Sauer.Wordy Birdy is a funny story that teaches readers about the importance of listening. When Wordy Birdy does
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Reading Strategies
Grades:
2nd, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
CCSS:
RL.2.1, RL.2.2, RL.2.3, RL.2.5, RL.2.6, RL.2.7, RL.2.10
$4.50
9 ratings
4.0
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By Teaching Literacy
This no-prep Book Study has 42 engaging Common Core-aligned activities/printables designed to delve deeper into Giraffe Problems by Jory John.Giraffe Problems is a story about a beautiful giraffe who learns to accept who he is, long neck and all.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Reading Strategies
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
CCSS:
RL.2.1, RL.2.2, RL.2.3, RL.2.5, RL.2.6, RL.2.7, RL.2.10, RL.3.1, RL.3.2, RL.3.3, RL.3.4...
$4.50
3 ratings
4.0
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By Teaching Literacy
I love, love, love Islandborn by Junot Diaz. The words, the illustrations, the overall messages…sigh. It’s a teacher’s dream.This no-prep Book Study has 40 engaging Common Core-aligned activities/printables designed to delve deeper into this gem of
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Reading Strategies
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
CCSS:
RL.2.1, RL.2.2, RL.2.3, RL.2.5, RL.2.6, RL.2.7, RL.2.10, RL.3.1, RL.3.2, RL.3.3, RL.3.5...
$4.50
4 ratings
4.0
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By Teaching Literacy
This no-prep Book Study has 43 engaging Common Core-aligned activities/printables designed to delve deeper into Unplugged by Steve Antony.Unplugged tells the endearing story of Blip, a robot who loves being plugged up to the computer. When a
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Reading Strategies
Grades:
2nd, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
CCSS:
RL.2.1, RL.2.2, RL.2.3, RL.2.5, RL.2.6, RL.2.7, RL.2.10
$4.50
9 ratings
4.0
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By Teaching Literacy
It goes without saying that teachers want their students to be attentive and analytical readers of text. But how does one actually go about teaching students the process of getting there?Enter Notice and Note. Notice & Note has quickly become a
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading Strategies, Close Reading
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, Homeschool
Types:
Teacher Manuals, Outlines, Novel Study
CCSS:
CCRA.R.1, CCRA.R.2, CCRA.R.3, CCRA.R.5, CCRA.R.6, CCRA.R.10
$4.00
3 ratings
4.0
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By Teaching Literacy
This no-prep Book Study has 50 engaging Common Core-aligned activities/printables designed to delve deeper into The Little Red Fort by Brenda Maier.The Little Red Fort is a reimagining of The Little Red Hen in modern form. It tells the tale of a
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Reading Strategies
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, Homeschool
Types:
Workbooks, Activities, Printables
CCSS:
RL.2.1, RL.2.2, RL.2.3, RL.2.5, RL.2.6, RL.2.7, RL.2.9, RL.2.10, RL.3.1, RL.3.2, RL.3.3...
$4.75
3 ratings
4.0
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By Teaching Literacy
I love, love, love Islandborn, a gorgeously lyrical picture book written by Pulitzer Prize-winning author Junot Diaz and illustrated by the extremely talented Leo Espinosa. This easy-to-follow Interactive Read Aloud lesson is designed to get your
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Reading Strategies
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, Homeschool
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Minilessons, Printables
CCSS:
RL.2.1, RL.2.2, RL.2.3, RL.2.5, RL.2.7, RL.3.1, RL.3.2, RL.3.3, RL.3.5, RL.3.7, SL.2.1...
$2.50
3 ratings
4.0
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By Teaching Literacy
CLICK HERE FOR A FREE SAMPLE!This resource was created to give students additional comprehension practice for EACH of the Leveled Literacy Intervention (LLI) Blue System books, Lessons #101 - 110 (Level M). There is one comprehension printable per
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Reading Strategies
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
CCSS:
RL.2.1, RL.2.2, RL.2.3, RL.2.5, RL.2.7, RL.2.10, RL.3.1, RL.3.2, RL.3.3, RL.3.4, RL.3.5...
$4.00
2 ratings
4.0
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By Teaching Literacy
CLICK HERE FOR A FREE SAMPLE!This resource was created to give students additional comprehension practice for EACH of the Leveled Literacy Intervention (LLI) Blue System books, Lessons #81 - 90 (Level K). There is one comprehension printable per
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Reading Strategies
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
CCSS:
RL.2.1, RL.2.2, RL.2.3, RL.2.5, RL.2.7, RL.3.1, RL.3.2, RL.3.3, RL.3.7, RL.3.10, RI.2.1...
$4.00
1 rating
4.0
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By Teaching Literacy
Notice & Note has quickly become a teacher favorite, thanks to the super effective close reading signposts outlined in Beers and Probst's bestselling book!This product is a template for teachers to use when planning Notice and Note mini-lessons
Subjects:
Reading, Reading Strategies, Close Reading
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Novel Study, Printables, Graphic Organizers
$1.75
7 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (5.63 MB)
By Teaching Literacy
CLICK HERE FOR A FREE SAMPLE!This resource was created to give students additional comprehension practice for EACH of the Leveled Literacy Intervention (LLI) Blue System books, Lessons #91 - 100 (Level L). There is one comprehension printable per
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Reading Strategies
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
CCSS:
RL.2.1, RL.2.2, RL.2.3, RL.2.5, RL.2.6, RL.2.7, RL.2.9, RL.2.10, RL.3.1, RL.3.2, RL.3.3...
$4.00
1 rating
3.5
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By Teaching Literacy
CLICK HERE FOR A FREE SAMPLE!This resource was created to give students additional comprehension practice for EACH of the Leveled Literacy Intervention (LLI) Green System books, Lessons #71 - 80 (Level G). There is one comprehension printable per
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Reading Strategies
Grades:
1st, 2nd, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
CCSS:
RL.1.1, RL.1.2, RL.1.3, RL.1.5, RL.1.7, RL.1.10, RL.2.1, RL.2.2, RL.2.3, RL.2.5, RL.2.6...
$4.00
5 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (9.19 MB)
By Teaching Literacy
This no-prep Book Study has 51 engaging Common Core-aligned activities/printables designed to delve deeper into Ricky, the Rock That Couldn't Roll by Jay Miletsky.Ricky, the Rock That Couldn't Roll is a fabulous book about friendship, compassion,
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Reading Strategies
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
CCSS:
RL.2.1, RL.2.2, RL.2.3, RL.2.5, RL.2.6, RL.2.7, RL.2.10, RL.3.1, RL.3.2, RL.3.3, RL.3.4...
$4.75
1 rating
4.0
Digital Download PDF (18.37 MB)
By Teaching Literacy
CLICK HERE FOR A FREE SAMPLE!This resource was created to give students additional comprehension practice for EACH of the Leveled Literacy Intervention (LLI) Blue System books, Lessons #71 - 80 (Level J). There is one comprehension printable per
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Reading Strategies
Grades:
2nd, 3rd
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
CCSS:
RL.2.1, RL.2.2, RL.2.3, RL.2.5, RL.2.7, RL.2.10, RL.3.1, RL.3.2, RL.3.3, RL.3.4, RL.3.5...
$4.00
3 ratings
3.9
Digital Download PDF (8.92 MB)
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Hello, everyone! I am a Reading Specialist in a K-5 school and am in my 22nd year in education. Over the years, I've taught Special Education, Gifted and Talented, and Developmental Reading in grades K-8. I also published a 5th grade Common Core workbook for Kaplan/Barron’s Educational Series.

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HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

♦ Governor’s Educational Services Professional of the Year, 2014; ♦ Digital Learning Grant, Dissertation Fellowship, Rutgers University, 2013; ♦ Weston Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2008; ♦ NJ State Governor's Teacher Recognition Award, 2006; ♦ NJ State Amistad Exemplary Teaching Award, 2005; ♦ Earthwatch Education Award, Teacher Fellowship, 2001

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

I have a B.S. in Special Education, an M.A. in Reading, and a Doctorate in Education/Design of Learning Environments where I researched new literacies (eBooks and comprehension). I hold certifications as a Reading Specialist, Special Education Teacher, Elementary Education Teacher, Supervisor, and Principal.

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