The Collaborative Classroom

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The Collaborative Classroom
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We specialize in fun activities, no prep worksheets, math, writing, media literacy, and classroom decorations
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Every teacher (and parent) knows that a very helpful and welcoming item to receive on back-to-school night or during the first week of school is a letter from the teacher to the parents/guardians. This letter serves 3 primary purposes: 1. Welcome
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Five summer themed – end of the school year or beginning of the school year – word search puzzle worksheets! Uses: vocabulary, art, science, and fun! Word Searches: "School is Out for Summer!" "Let's Go Camping!" "A Day at the Beach!" "My Science
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This “First Day of School Script” is a detailed hour-by-hour and step-by-step overview of what to do as a classroom teacher on the first day of school. The script includes logistics and planning (e.g., playing soft music for student arrival in the
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30 unique end-of-year awards to celebrate your students! These creative awards are simple and stylish in design and provide a fun way to reward your students for their talents and hard work. The awards include 30 unique categories, such as "Creative
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Back to School means a new class and a need for "get to know me" activities! Use our All About Me Tree to have students share facts about them with you and their classmates. Display the trees on a bulletin board or above cubbies/hooks to share with
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Set the foundation for great classroom management! Communicate clear expectations to your students using these beautiful and bold class rules/expectations signs. This packet includes 6 editable color signs. They are well-suited to many classroom
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Back to School means a new class and a need for "get to know me" activities! Use our All About Me Tree to have students share facts about them with you and their classmates. FREE!! Display the trees on a bulletin board or above cubbies/hooks to
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This packet includes 5 subtraction Minute Math worksheets and instructions for teachers/parents/guardians. Minute Math Tests are a great way to test basic math skills, such as subtraction. These timed assessments provide a marker of proficiency in
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Husband and wife teaching team! Combined, we have 21 years of teaching experience in elementary as well as higher education. Primarily, we have experience in teaching at the 4th grade, 5th grade, and college levels. Currently, one of us teaches 4th grade and the other teaches and conducts research at a 4-year university. In addition to our professional experiences and teacher certification, we have earned the following degrees: BA Media Arts (University of Arizona) BA Communication (University of Arizona) MA Communication (University of Southern California) MA Education (University of Missouri, in progress) PhD Communication (University of Arizona)


We firmly believe in collaborative teaching and in creating an environment where teachers can learn from other teachers. We want to share with you things we've created that we think you will enjoy! We also believe in a collaborative classroom environment, where students work together. We believe a collaborative learning environment it beneficial to critical thinking and skills growth. Above all, we believe in working hard and having fun!


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We hold the following degrees, certificate, and graduate credits among the two of us:

-BA in Media Arts (Minor: History)
-BA in Communication (Minor: Media Arts)
-MA in Communication
-Certificate in Elementary Education (Grades 1-6)
-36 Hours of MA Graduate Credits in Elementary Education
-PhD in Communication


Welcome to The Collaborative Classroom! We are a husband and wife teaching team! We know firsthand how difficult it is as a teacher to find the time to develop creative and innovative teaching materials each and every week of the school year! We collaborate to bring you high quality materials you can use in your classroom to help save you time, engage students, and achieve learning outcomes. [Profile photo credit: "colored pencils" by Kain Kalju, Flickr]

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