Tresa Westcott

 (27)
United States - New York - Rochester
Tresa Westcott
3.9
200 votes
Yet to add a quote
 
FREE Download
Assess the general quality of my work with this free download
clear search
My Products
sort by:
Best Seller
view:
By Tresa Westcott
This gallery walk includes 15 documents (photographs, captions, maps, etc) to be used to build background knowledge about the novel Dragonwings, particularly the setting. Includes a chart for students to fill out as they complete the gallery walk.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Literature
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Cooperative Learning
$2.99
30 ratings
4.0
Digital Download DOCX (5.08 MB)
By Tresa Westcott
Bud, Not Buddy comprehension questions for each chapter. Focuses on common core skills such as citing text evidence and making inferences. Intended to be used with the sixth grade module for Bud, Not Buddy. (Survive/Thrive rules charts are
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Literature
Grades:
5th, 6th
Types:
Homework, Guided Reading Books, Literature Circles
$2.99
30 ratings
4.0
Digital Download DOCX (0.27 MB)
By Tresa Westcott
Anticipation guide for each chapter of the novel Dragonwings. Before reading each chapter, students predict 5 statements to be true or false. After reading they check their prediction, and prove it with text evidence (a quote for each chapter).
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Literature
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Activities, Homework, Guided Reading Books
$2.99
22 ratings
3.9
Digital Download DOC (0.22 MB)
By Tresa Westcott
Questions to be used with the webquest on Otzi the Iceman. Questions on his discovery, mummy, clothing, tools, etc. Aligned to the Grade 6 Social Studies Framework- to be used in the Early Humans and Archaeology Unit. Wordsearch included.
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Ancient History, World History
Grades:
6th
Types:
Activities, Multimedia, Cooperative Learning
$1.99
8 ratings
3.9
Digital Download DOCX (0.02 MB)
By Tresa Westcott
Poetry Unit following common core standards. Intended for 6th grade- suitable for 5th- 8th. Includes 5 poems- The Abandoned Farmhouse, Mother to Son, Stopping By Woods on a Snowy Evening, The Road Not Taken, and Seaside Reflections. Includes
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Poetry, Close Reading
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Activities, Handouts, Assessment
$3.99
17 ratings
3.9
Digital Download DOCX (0.42 MB)
By Tresa Westcott
Powerpoint presentation to be used as a webquest on Otzi the Iceman. Includes text and images on his discovery, mummy, clothing, tools, etc. Aligned to the Grade 6 Social Studies Framework- to be used in the Early Humans and Archaeology Unit.
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Ancient History
Grades:
6th
Types:
Activities, Multimedia, Cooperative Learning
$1.99
9 ratings
3.9
Digital Download PPTX (1.29 MB)
By Tresa Westcott
This gallery walk includes 14 documents (photographs, charts, graphs, maps, etc) to be used to build background knowledge about the Great Depression and setting of Bud, Not Buddy. Includes a chart for students to fill out as they complete the
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Literature
Grades:
5th, 6th
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Cooperative Learning
$2.99
6 ratings
4.0
Digital Download DOCX (6.40 MB)
By Tresa Westcott
Unit Test for the 6th grade Social Studies unit on Early Humans and Archaeology. Includes fill in the blank, multiple choice, short answer and a paragraph response. Topics include archaeology, primary and secondary sources, human migration,
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Ancient History, World History
Grades:
6th
Types:
Assessment
$2.99
9 ratings
4.0
Digital Download DOCX (2.14 MB)
By Tresa Westcott
Unit Test for the 6th grade Social Studies unit on World Geography. Includes fill in the blank, multiple choice, short answer and a paragraph response. Topics include continents and oceans, geography vocabulary, world regions, adaptations and
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, World History, Geography
Grades:
6th
Types:
Assessment
$2.99
6 ratings
3.8
Digital Download DOCX (0.81 MB)
By Tresa Westcott
Great gallery walk to use before the novel The Lightning Thief to build background knowledge about the 12 Olympians and other gods. Intended to use with the 6th grade module. Also can be used for an Ancient Greece unit. Includes 14 posters- each
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Literature
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Cooperative Learning
$2.99
6 ratings
3.8
Digital Download DOCX (5.25 MB)
By Tresa Westcott
This is a paired text on the empires of Assyria and Babylon. Written for 6th grade. Each article comes with a comprehension activity (crossword and word scramble). This is carefully aligned to the new Social Studies framework.
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, World History
Grades:
6th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Nonfiction Book Study
$1.99
6 ratings
3.8
Digital Download DOCX (0.73 MB)
By Tresa Westcott
This is an article on the Code of Hammurabi with an anticipation guide. This is aligned with the new Social Studies framework, and uses ELA CCS of citing text evidence.
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, World History
Grades:
6th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Nonfiction Book Study
$1.99
5 ratings
4.0
Digital Download DOCX (0.37 MB)
By Tresa Westcott
Very fun way to review vocabulary, people and places of Ancient China! Great for tactile learners. Cut into puzzle pieces- have the kids work in groups to put the puzzle together, matching the word/picture to its definition. The puzzle only works
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Ancient History, World History
Grades:
6th
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Games
$1.99
5 ratings
3.8
Digital Download PDF (0.20 MB)
By Tresa Westcott
Poetry Unit following common core standards. Intended for 6th grade- suitable for 5th- 8th. Includes 5 poems- The Abandoned Farmhouse, Mother to Son, Stopping By Woods on a Snowy Evening, The Road Not Taken, and Seaside Reflections. Includes close
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Poetry, Close Reading
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Activities, Handouts, Assessment
$3.99
4 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (1.31 MB)
By Tresa Westcott
Compare Contrast Essay on the Paleolithic and Neolithic Eras of the Stone Age. Aligned to the Grade 6 Social Studies Framework. Includes graphic organizers, a venn diagram, and a rubric.
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Ancient History, World History
Grades:
6th
Types:
Activities, Graphic Organizers, Rubrics
$1.99
1 rating
4.0
Digital Download DOCX (0.15 MB)
By Tresa Westcott
Vocabulary cards for Ancient Mesopotamia. One end has the word and picture, the other end has the definition. I cut each one in different patterns, to introduce the words and have the students work in groups to discover their vocabulary words.
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Ancient History, World History
Grades:
6th
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Word Walls
$1.99
4 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (0.55 MB)
By Tresa Westcott
A great way to introduce the Roman Empire and build background knowledge. Documents include maps, charts, photographs with captions, diagrams, etc on a variety of topics including social structure, politics, geography, religion and achievements.
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, World History
Grades:
6th
Types:
Activities, Minilessons, Cooperative Learning
$1.99
3 ratings
3.9
Digital Download PDF (1.79 MB)
By Tresa Westcott
A great way to introduce the Roman Empire and build background knowledge. Documents include maps, charts, photographs with captions, diagrams, etc on a variety of topics including social structure, politics, geography, religion and achievements.
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, World History
Grades:
6th
Types:
Activities, Graphic Organizers, Cooperative Learning
$1.99
2 ratings
4.0
Digital Download DOCX (0.12 MB)
By Tresa Westcott
Various Documents (charts, photographs, maps, text, etc.) to be used as a gallery walk for the 6th grade Social Studies unit on Mesopotamia. Aligned to the Grade 6 Social Studies Framework.
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Ancient History, World History
Grades:
6th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Activities, Cooperative Learning
$1.99
3 ratings
3.8
Digital Download PDF (1.64 MB)
By Tresa Westcott
Vocabulary Cards for the 6th grade Social Studies unit on Geography. Word and picture on one side, definition on the other. Use as is, or cut each piece in different ways for a fun and interactive way to teach vocabulary words for the unit!
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, World History, Geography
Grades:
6th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Activities, Cooperative Learning
$1.99
2 ratings
3.9
Digital Download PDF (0.27 MB)
showing 1-20 of 68

Ratings

Digital Items
3.9
Overall Quality:
3.9
Accuracy:
3.9
Practicality:
3.9
Thoroughness:
3.9
Creativity:
3.9
Clarity:

3.9
Total:
200 total vote(s)
Ask Tresa Westcott 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

I have 4 years teaching experience (5th and 6th grade) in New York public schools.

MY TEACHING STYLE

Yet to be added

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

Yet to be added

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

Yet to be added

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Yet to be added

Teachers Pay Teachers

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

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign Up