Two Bs in a Pod

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By Two Bs in a Pod
What is this product?This is a reading log and introduction/ explanation page for a 20 Book Reading Challenge. This product was modeled off Donalyn Miller's 40 Book Challenge as described in The Book Whisperer. The number of books required was
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Literature
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Homework, Classroom Forms, Literacy Center Ideas
CCSS:
RL.2.10, RL.3.10, RL.4.10, RL.5.10, RL.6.10, RL.7.10, RL.8.10, RL.9-10.10, RL.11-12.10, CCRA.R.10
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What is This Product?This product contains two different worksheet activities for students to analyze ANY editorial. One worksheet focuses more heavily on author's craft and the moves the author makes, and the other worksheet focuses on analyzing
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Informational Text
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Literacy Center Ideas
CCSS:
RI.7.6, RI.7.8, RI.8.6, RI.8.8, RI.9-10.3, RI.9-10.5, RI.9-10.6, RI.9-10.8
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What is this product?This is a 5-point rubric and scoresheet for a daily bell ringer for grades 6-8+ with a focus on grammar, language, and paragraph writing. This rubric was originally designed to go with the Daily Language Review (DLR) and Daily
Subjects:
Grammar, Vocabulary, Writing
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Assessment, Rubrics, Interactive Notebooks
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What is this product?This is four pages of sketch notes for students to color as they learn about poetry and how to analyze it. There is nothing for students to fill in, which makes this set of notes ideal for including absent students. There is a
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Poetry
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Homework, Scaffolded Notes, Interactive Notebooks
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What is this product?This a versatile worksheet activity for students to practice writing couplets with a partner. Students alternate writing lines with their partner and circle the rhyming words in each line. What is included?This is a one-page
Subjects:
Creative Writing, Writing, Poetry
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Activities, Literacy Center Ideas, Cooperative Learning
CCSS:
W.2.5, W.3.4, W.3.5, W.3.10, W.4.4, W.4.5, W.4.10, W.5.4, W.5.5, W.5.10, W.6.4...
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What is this product?"Talk It Out Tuesday" is a debate or discussion activity that is generic enough to be applied to any topic, text, or content. Students are given a topic, question, or current event and for homework they are asked to research,
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Informational Text
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Activities, Literacy Center Ideas, Literature Circles
CCSS:
SL.4.1, SL.4.1a, SL.4.1b, SL.4.1c, SL.4.1d, SL.5.1, SL.5.1a, SL.5.1b, SL.5.1c, SL.5.1d, SL.5.3...
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Included are two fun small-group activities for students to practice brainstorming and creative fiction writing.Activity 1 is a Two-Minute Story Pass activity in which small groups of students are given story starters and must pass their paper every
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Creative Writing, Writing
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Activities, Literacy Center Ideas, Cooperative Learning
CCSS:
W.3.3, W.4.3, W.5.3, W.6.3, W.7.3, W.8.3, W.9-10.3, CCRA.W.3
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What is this product?This is a graphic organizer for students to respond to an independent reading book by summarizing the text and identifying examples of cause and effect from their reading. The summary follows the "Somebody... wanted... but...
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Other (ELA)
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Worksheets, Literacy Center Ideas, Literature Circles
CCSS:
RL.2.1, RL.3.1, RL.3.3, RL.4.1, RL.4.3, RL.5.1, RL.5.3, RL.6.1, RL.6.3
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Also check out our Narrative Conclusion Revision Worksheets!What is This Product?This is a packet of three worksheets to guide 7th-10th grade students in revising a fiction or nonfiction narrative lead. The first sheet has students analyze their
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Creative Writing, Writing
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Rubrics
CCSS:
W.7.3, W.7.3a, W.8.3, W.8.3a, W.9-10.3, W.9-10.3a, CCRA.W.3
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Also check out our Narrative Lead Revision Worksheets!What is This Product?This is a packet of three worksheets to guide 7th-10th grade students in revising a fiction or nonfiction narrative conclusion. The first sheet has students analyze their
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Creative Writing, Writing
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Rubrics
CCSS:
W.7.3, W.7.3e, W.7.5, W.8.3, W.8.3e, W.8.5, W.9-10.3, W.9-10.3e, W.9-10.5, CCRA.W.3, CCRA.W.5
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Great for a fun, creative review activity that can be leveled to meet the needs of your students!This product is designed to accompany an activity where students make their own creative posters using an expression or saying that demonstrates a
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Vocabulary, Literature
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Posters
CCSS:
L.4.5, L.4.5a, L.4.5b, L.5.5, L.5.5a, L.5.5b, L.6.5, L.6.5a, L.7.5, L.7.5a, L.8.5...
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What is this product?This is a set of guided notes to draw students into a discussion about what strong readers do when they read. This material is sourced from Nancie Atwell's thinking, and is a great way to introduce students of many ages to basic
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Reading Strategies
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Handouts, Minilessons, Scaffolded Notes
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What is this product?This product is a one-page guide for students to use color to annotate poetry. It is meant as a reference sheet for students to use throughout the unit to practice noticing different elements of poetry. The use of color makes
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Poetry
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Handouts, Literacy Center Ideas, Scaffolded Notes
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What is This Product?This is a year-long bingo board, one for reader's workshop and one for writer's workshop, for students to keep track of their progress in writing and reading across different genres. One set is included for a three-trimester
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Creative Writing, Writing
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Worksheets, Projects, Classroom Forms
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It's the end of the year! Everyone's exhausted! You're exhausted! When's the last time you ate or slept? Who knows! But don't worry, we've got you. Here's a bundle of 3 engaging and creative writing activities that are totally ready to go- no prep
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Writing, End of Year
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Activities, Bulletin Board Ideas, Literacy Center Ideas
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Included in this Resource:Huge EDITABLE pack of 16+ Word Work activities with worksheets & resourcesSelf-directed set up encourages 5th- through 10th-grade students to take ownership of vocabulary learning with teacher guidance and supportWord
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Spelling, Vocabulary
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Literacy Center Ideas
CCSS:
L.5.1, L.5.2, L.5.2e, L.5.3, L.5.4, L.5.4b, L.5.4c, L.5.5, L.5.5c, L.5.6, L.6.1...
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By Two Bs in a Pod
Included in this Resource:Huge print-and-use pack of 16+ Word Work activities with worksheets & resourcesSelf-directed set up encourages 5th- through 10th-grade students to take ownership of vocabulary learning with teacher guidance and
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Spelling, Vocabulary
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Literacy Center Ideas
CCSS:
L.5.1, L.5.2, L.5.2e, L.5.3, L.5.4, L.5.4b, L.5.4c, L.5.5, L.5.5c, L.5.6, L.6.1...
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

We are a mother-daughter teaching duo with a combined 32 years’ experience in grades 2-8. Tammy currently teaches 3rd Grade ELA at an elementary school in Duval County, Florida; Katie teaches 8th Grade Science and ELA at a middle school in the Chicago suburbs. We’re both passionate about reading and language arts, content-area literacy, and authentic, engaging writing for students.

MY TEACHING STYLE

Our literacy heroes are Dr. Steven Layne, the Sisters, Nancie Atwell, Lucy Calkins, Kelly Gallagher, Penny Kittle, etc. We both love the workshop model of ELA instruction and are passionate about authentic student choice in reading and writing.

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

Tammy is a two-time Teacher of the Year at her elementary in Duval County, Florida.

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

Tammy holds a masters degree in Educational Technology from Jacksonville University. Her bachelor’s in Elementary Education is from Eastern Illinois University. Katie holds a bachelor’s in Elementary Education from Northern Illinois University and has a masters in Ed. Tech in progress from Concordia University Chicago.

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