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Think Sheet - Choices and consequences

Think Sheet - Classroom Management {FREEBiE}

"Printables" Skeleton - Use split pin fasteners (otherwise known as brads) and your skeleton will be able to move and dance). Click & print or drag it to your word document and print

Here's a terrific set of sentence starters for use in science notebooks.

Corkboard Connections: Investigating Gummy Bears - Guest blog post by Amy Alvis with a gummy bear lesson to teach the scientific method

Word chart

Wow, a listing of Brain gym exercises/movements! Very hard to find online without paying or buying a book. Thanks! "Simple exercises for a better mind and body".

5th Grade Interactive Social Studies Notebook

Paragraph - main idea, details, closing sentence

Transition words activity - Write a class story... Make sure to discuss words/phrases prior to activity so students know what they mean and when they're used in various situations. Categorize transition words into beginning, middle, and ending word baggies. Have students pick transition words/phrases out of each bag while writing the story to develop the plot and apply the skill.

6 Traits of Writing | Kristina's Favorite Picture Books for Teaching the 6 Traits

Friday Journals--kids write a note on Friday to their parents telling what they learned that week. The parents write a short response back to their child, and the child brings the notebook back Monday. Each parent response earns a sticker for the cover. Love it--a great way to practice letter writing, and to get parents involved. Helps the children ingrain what has been taught into their memory too.


Guided Reading Book Study Chapter 6 Freebies!

Using Prezi to Teach Figurative Language to Your Students {especially ELL students!}


First Grade Common Core Writing Rubrics for Opinion, Informative and Narrative Pieces. Clear, simple language designed to help parents understand and support First Grade writing goals. (Two dollars)


Sci-Fi Story Stones will provide endless story variations!

Resource Roundup

Help your child learn to read by asking these eleven useful questions when they don't know the word.

Mrs. Wills Kindergarten:

Second Grade is Out of This World! Adorable Schema Freebie!

inferring anchor chart ... Would make a great printable too!

Main Idea kite

LOVE this! Hide Common Core questions under their seat and announce 'hot seat' sometime during the day. Whoever has a question under their seat has to answer it :) Perfect way to review/have fun!