The Painter's Wife

 (9)
United States - California - Bakersfield
The Painter's Wife
5.0
5 votes
This is the transition from theory to practice...
 
FREE Download
Assess the general quality of my work with this free download
clear search
My Products
sort by:
Best Seller
view:
By The Painter's Wife
This is my introduction activity for the ERWC Juvenile Justice Unit. The best is if this is started RIGHT AFTER a holiday break of some kind so that the beginning slide of "What did you do over the holiday break?" seems very benign and then when
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, Writing, Informational Text
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Examinations - Quizzes, Activities, Fun Stuff
$4.99
1
Digital Download PPTX (1.22 MB)
By The Painter's Wife
This is the system I use to teach my students to write a 5-page research paper. I made up this system myself based on what I observed were "good" papers and what details they tended to include and structure they had. I have found this to be the BEST
Subjects:
Writing-Expository, Writing, Writing-Essays
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Research, PowerPoint Presentations, Graphic Organizers
$4.99
Digital Download PPTX (1.20 MB)
By The Painter's Wife
This is a great game for the end of the year or for just times when the kids need some extra motivation or will to read and concentrate. This could be for a 20 minute SSR activity or to be used with Book/Literature Circle units where they read the
Subjects:
Reading, Reading Strategies, Close Reading
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Fun Stuff, Novel Study, Games
$2.50
4
Digital Download PPTX (0.13 MB)
By The Painter's Wife
This is the complete PowerPoint that I used to teach "The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind"My classroom has Chromebooks every day and constant access to Google Classroom, Google Forms and Google Docs so we use those frequently as part of our lessons.My
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature, Reading Strategies
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Novel Study, Games
$24.95
1
Digital Download PPT (15.71 MB)
By The Painter's Wife
LDS Singing Time activity for Easter
Subjects:
Vocal Music, Easter, Spring
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Activities, Games
$2.50
Digital Download DOCX (0.02 MB)
By The Painter's Wife
This is my "Value of Life" unit that is taught in California senior year--this goes along with the unit of articles put out by the ERWC curriculum.This includes a "game" to estimate how much money has been spent on your life expenses so far... then
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading Strategies, Writing-Essays
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool
Types:
Thematic Unit Plans, Activities, Games
$24.95
1
Digital Download PPTX (22.83 MB)
By The Painter's Wife
This is my unit for the "What's Next" unit for ERWC unit designed by CSUBMy classes have daily access to Chromebooks, Classroom, Google Doc and a JamboardThis unit includes activities to go along with the article packet provided with this unit as
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Writing-Expository, Reading
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Games, Interactive Notebooks
$24.95
Digital Download PPTX (5.21 MB)
By The Painter's Wife
I wish I could have gotten something like this my first year of teaching!If you are a first year teacher? Or if you are just terrible at teaching Research papers?This is for YOU.I am REALLY good at teaching Research papers :) And this is how I do
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Writing-Expository
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool
Types:
Research, Projects, Activities
$29.95
Digital Download PPTX (9.92 MB)
By The Painter's Wife
This is one of the introduction activities in the ERWC Juvenile Justice Unit that we do in coordination with CSUB This is the 2nd day activity after going over the Definitions and doing the "I Have Some Bad News" activity
Subjects:
Writing-Expository, Reading, Informational Text
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), PowerPoint Presentations, Activities
FREE
Digital Download PPTX (0.07 MB)
By The Painter's Wife
This is an SSR game I made up to help kids to be more motivated to read Full instructions are HERE: https://thepainterswife.org/2018/04/18/duck-duck-read-lottery-game/
Subjects:
Reading, Reading Strategies
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Games
$1.50
Digital Download PPTX (3.13 MB)
By The Painter's Wife
Bingo game to get kids to read! Making predictions, skimming the text and then partners and reading to find Bingo info in the text they are reading. Full instructions are here: http://thepainterswife.org/2018/04/24/reading-bingo-game/
Subjects:
Reading, Reading Strategies, Close Reading
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Activities, Games
$3.50
Digital Download PPTX (0.51 MB)
By The Painter's Wife
Simple reading game to use with Book or Literature Circles or even SSR Full instructions are HERE: Great for getting kids to read well during a certain time Full instructions for use HERE:
Subjects:
Reading, Reading Strategies, Close Reading
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Games
$0.99
Digital Download PPTX (2.80 MB)
By The Painter's Wife
Get your students to read with this fun game! Make 10 tic-tac-toe grids and then fill them in with words from their books. Switch papers and then see the rules for how to play! Full instructions are HERE:
Subjects:
Reading, Reading Strategies, Close Reading
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Activities, Novel Study, Games
$3.50
Digital Download PPTX (0.06 MB)
By The Painter's Wife
SSR can drive you crazy! Here is a game to make things a little easier on you and let your students play a game and forget how much work they are doing. This can be used as a short 20min SSR activity or for a full period of Book/Literature
Subjects:
Reading, Reading Strategies, Close Reading
Grades:
7th, 8th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Activities, Novel Study
$4.50
Digital Download PPTX (0.04 MB)
By The Painter's Wife
These are all you need to organize Opening Exercises for Primary. This is a form you would give to the Primary teacher, who would discuss it with their class, assign jobs and then give out the wristbands to them so their parents know what their
Subjects:
Problem Solving
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Activities, Classroom Forms, Cooperative Learning
$2.50
Digital Download PDF (0.48 MB)
By The Painter's Wife
This is my version of the ERWC Unit "Bored and Brilliant"Some of the material was part of the ERWC unit that we were told to teach but this is my version of the actual day to day material that we usedI taught this in 6 days but that's because we
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading Strategies, Writing-Essays
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education
Types:
Activities, Cultural Activities, Google Apps
$24.95
Digital Download ZIP (81.50 MB)
showing 1-16 of 16
Ask The Painter's Wife a question. They will receive an automated email and will return to answer you as soon as possible. Please Login to ask your question.
TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Been teaching High School for 15 years now. I have taught 9th-12th at one time or another :)

MY TEACHING STYLE

Kind, firm, lots of work and lots of engagement

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

Best Teacher Ever :)

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

BA from Brigham Young University MA in Educational Admin from Point Loma Nazarene University

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Mother of 5, married to my best friend, LDS, High School teacher, photographer, artist, volleyball player, runner, gardener

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign Up