The Brain Tickler

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By The Brain Tickler
This is a complete Kindergarten yearly curriculum map that I created to incorporate the Common Core Standards, thematic learning, Tucker sign, Science concepts, and the introduction of sight words, color, and number words. Note: sight words, color
Subjects:
For All Subject Areas, Holidays/Seasonal, Tools for Common Core
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, Homeschool
Types:
Teacher Manuals, Thematic Unit Plans, Whole Courses
$10.00
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By The Brain Tickler
A great handout for your "Back to school Night" or for parent-teacher conferences, or during book fairs. It can be used at any time during the year to encourage parent-child interaction. It will help your families see the importance of literacy
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Reading Strategies
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st
Types:
Handouts, Classroom Forms, For Parents
$5.00
5 ratings
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By The Brain Tickler
This is a complete set of ELA & Math Standards based upon the 2014 Indiana College & Career Standards which we now use instead of the Common Core. I created this super easy to use checklist. It isn't fancy. It doesn't take a ton of paper
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Math, Writing
Grades:
1st
Types:
Assessment, Professional Documents, Classroom Forms
$3.00
5 ratings
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By The Brain Tickler
This is a matrix that can be used to set up or design your Student Learning Objectives (SLOs) for the Common Core and to address the new teacher evaluation system. This is an easy-to-use form that allows you to type in your information. It gives
Subjects:
Tools for Common Core
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Assessment, Rubrics, For Principals & Administrators
$5.00
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By The Brain Tickler
This book baggie homework sheet allows you to record each book that a student reads for homework. It is intended to be completed with an adult to encourage parent participation. Also, it has comprehension question prompts for parents to ask their
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Oral Communication, Reading Strategies
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Worksheets, Homework, For Parents
$2.00
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By The Brain Tickler
This book baggie homework sheet allows you to record each book that a student reads for homework. It is intended to be completed with an adult to encourage parent participation. Also, it has comprehension question prompts for parents to ask their
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Oral Communication, Reading Strategies
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Worksheets, Homework, For Parents
$2.00
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By The Brain Tickler
This is a trifold brochure for your Substitute teacher. It is a great way to include all of the basics in one simple brochure. Include it with your lesson plans. Your sub will appreciate having all of the information in one page! Plus, the
Subjects:
Classroom Management
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Other, Professional Documents, Classroom Forms
$5.00
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By The Brain Tickler
This is a matrix that can be used to set up or design your Student Learning Objectives (SLOs) for the Common Core and to address the new teacher evaluation system. This is an easy-to-use form that allows you to type in your information. It gives
Subjects:
Tools for Common Core
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Assessment, Rubrics, For Principals & Administrators
$5.00
1 rating
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Digital Download DOCX (0.02 MB)
By The Brain Tickler
This is a trifold brochure for your Substitute teacher. It is a great way to include all of the basics in one simple brochure. Include it with your lesson plans. Your sub will appreciate having all of the information in one page! Plus, the
Subjects:
Classroom Management
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Other, Professional Documents, Classroom Forms
$5.00
1 rating
3.5
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By The Brain Tickler
Simply type in your weekly lesson plans. There is specific space allowing you to indicate exactly which Common Core Standards are addressed in literacy and math. You can customize the times, content areas, add in your specials, etc. I love how
Subjects:
Curriculum & Instruction, Education, Educational Administration & Policy
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Assessment, Professional Documents
FREE
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By The Brain Tickler
This is a weekly Common core lesson format that I use in kindergarten. It is in a Word format to make it easy for you to adapt to your needs. ENJOY!
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Math, Tools for Common Core
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Assessment, Professional Documents
FREE
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I've taught everything from preschool to third grade. I have a Master's in Elementary Education Applied Classroom Practices, and 16 years teaching experience. I currently teach first grade...AND LOVE IT!

MY TEACHING STYLE

I love hands-on learning, problem solving, real-world learning, and creative, fun, activities that encourage cooperative group work.

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

I completed two years of action research in using Model Eliciting Activities to teach teach math for K and 1st grade. My work is being published in a book available in November 2012. Publication: Educ. Forum:Topic - multiage classrooms Publication: Math Journal:Topic - model eliciting activities for K-2 Received grants: ISDA, Pets in the Classroom, WPEF, Power of Education, and SMARTS Disney Teacher of the Year nominee

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

B.A. from Purdue University - Go BOILERS! M.A. from Ball State University - Go CARDS!

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

I live on and help manage a goat farm in my spare time. www.lakeridgefarm.net I often post live broadcasts of our goat babies being born, and you can watch the live "goat cam" at anytime.

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