The Moxie Teacher

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The Moxie Teacher
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"A good teacher is never without her students; for they reside in her heart".
 
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By The Moxie Teacher
With the holidays approaching, I remember finding myself scrambling to get all of my thank you cards written and handed out to students. I'm always so touched by the generosity and thoughtfulness of students. Being in a middle school with over a
Subjects:
For All Subjects
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, ...
Types:
Fun Stuff, Classroom Forms
$1.95
92 ratings
4.0
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By The Moxie Teacher
This is a cute graphic organizer made for writing legends, fables, or myths.
Subjects:
Creative Writing, Short Stories, Writing
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Other, Worksheets
$2.95
39 ratings
3.9
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By The Moxie Teacher
This is a great activity to use when teaching persuasive techniques in advertising. Students view the top ten Super Bowl ads from this link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TtnxHjxK1jg (note link is not in download, just here) and analyze
Subjects:
English Language Arts
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th
Types:
Activities
$5.95
17 ratings
4.0
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By The Moxie Teacher
With the end of the year approaching, I remember finding myself scrambling to get all of my thank you cards written and handed out to students. I'm always so touched by the generosity and thoughtfulness of students. Being in a middle school with
Subjects:
For All Subject Areas
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Fun Stuff, Classroom Forms
$1.95
19 ratings
4.0
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By The Moxie Teacher
A great tool to have students self-assess their learning progress and goals. I use this right before conferences to help speed things along when the actual conferences take place.
Subjects:
For All Subject Areas
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Assessment, Classroom Forms, For Parents
$2.50
10 ratings
4.0
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By The Moxie Teacher
Fun review or game for Proper and Common Nouns. The familiar I have, who has applied to connecting common and proper nouns. Your students are sure to have some fun. 30 cards in all.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Grammar
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Activities
$2.95
8 ratings
4.0
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By The Moxie Teacher
This is a rubric I use for short stories for my 7th graders.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Creative Writing, Writing
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Assessment, Rubrics
$2.50
3 ratings
4.0
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By The Moxie Teacher
8 weeks of vocabulary work for your 6th grade students. Included for each week: 10 grade-level words Word Work - three times each in cursive, definitions, parts of speech, finding sentences, writing sentences Answer key Included for every two
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Vocabulary
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Unit Plans
$12.95
6 ratings
4.0
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By The Moxie Teacher
A comprehensive collection of 20 questions for students to respond to while/after reading this amazing autobiography: 26 Fairmont Avenue.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Worksheets, Novel Study, Printables
$3.00
6 ratings
3.9
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By The Moxie Teacher
Have your students use their higher order thinking skills to put the definition of fraction vocabulary words into their own words and illustrate a picture. These cute font cut outs of the vocabulary words just add to the fun.
Subjects:
Fractions
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, Homeschool
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Worksheets
$1.50
6 ratings
4.0
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By The Moxie Teacher
A fun character building homework assignment for the first week of school. This is a great way to get your first sample of writing from students, teach them a little bit about life, and get to know them as individuals. The assignment asks students
Subjects:
English Language Arts
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Activities, Homework
$1.95
5 ratings
4.0
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By The Moxie Teacher
A great class project and writing lesson for procedural writing or word choice. This lesson pairs along with the storybook The Wolf Who Cried Boy by Bob Hartman, a great fractured story.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Creative Writing, Writing
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Worksheets
$5.25
6 ratings
3.9
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By The Moxie Teacher
Teacher Appreciation Week is here! I remember finding myself scrambling to get all of my thank you cards written and handed out to students last year. I'm always so touched by the generosity and thoughtfulness of students. Being in a middle school
Subjects:
For All Subject Areas
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Printables
$1.95
6 ratings
4.0
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By The Moxie Teacher
A great tool to utilize for student reflection and a nice way to implement the Positive Behavior System.
Subjects:
For All Subject Areas, Classroom Management
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Classroom Forms
$2.50
1 rating
3.8
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By The Moxie Teacher
A great pre-test, practice test, study guide, or assessment on Non-Fiction reading strategies and skills. Students put their skills to practice with two different pieces of text. They read a biography and a persuasive speech and answer in the form
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Informational Text
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Test Prep, Assessment
$3.95
4 ratings
4.0
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By The Moxie Teacher
I use this lesson after viewing a documentary and discussing how different elements impact the perception of the viewer. In this lesson students make decisions about a documentary with their school as the subject.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading
Grades:
4th, 5th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Fun Stuff
$1.50
5 ratings
4.0
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By The Moxie Teacher
I use this to encourage students to recommend books they love. This is a 2/card marking requirement, but my students always ask to do more and truly love the mini-presentations. Plus, students and I get to learn about more amazing
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Printables, Rubrics
$2.95
4 ratings
3.9
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By The Moxie Teacher
Students compose and deliver a toast to someone that has made a large impact on them. This may be someone they know, or someone they admire from a distance. The individual should be someone who serves as a mentor, role model, hero or heroine in
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Oral Communication
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Activities
$2.95
4 ratings
4.0
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By The Moxie Teacher
I use this activity after every writing piece. Students keep it in their writing binder to help them stay focused on their goal for their next writing piece. I meet with each student briefly to review the goal they've selected and offer guidance
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Writing
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Assessment
$1.95
2 ratings
4.0
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By The Moxie Teacher
Your birthday is here! I remember finding myself scrambling to get all of my thank you cards written and handed out to students last year. I'm always so touched by the generosity and thoughtfulness of students. Being in a middle school with over a
Subjects:
For All Subject Areas
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Other
$1.95
2 ratings
4.0
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I currently teach English, Langauge Arts, and Reading, to 6th & 7th graders at a middle school. I'm a 3rd year teacher with strengths in speaking and listening activities. I also coach our school's forensics team.

MY TEACHING STYLE

I'm helping to raise adults, not children.

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

Oakland University, Magna Cum Laude 2012 Oakland University Academic Honors, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 Invited Blogger for Oakland University - SEHS, 2010, 2011 Macomb Community College Dean’s List, 2008, 2009, 2010 Michigan Journalism Summer Institute Scholarship, 2001 Michigan Merit Award, 2000 Chicken Soup for the Teenage Soul II Publication, 1998 Invited Student Diversity Speaker, 1997

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

Education/Certifications Oakland University, Rochester, MI September 2009 - Present Bachelor of Science Elementary Education Endorsement: · Language Arts Oakland University, Rochester, MI 2011 Writing Tutor Certification Macomb Community College, Macomb, MI September 2008 - July 2010 Dakota High School, Macomb, MI 1999-2003

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