Amanda Gingerich
Amanda Gingerich
Amanda Gingerich

Amanda Gingerich

Paperless classroom. Not only good for the class room but also good for the home scientist or home school student

Two Sisters Teach: 5th Grade Read Alouds Top Ten Ways to Ruin The First Day of Grade 5

Words of Wisdom: Back to School/End of Year Writing Activity (FREE) (Grades 5-12)

Brand new Common Core aligned Fifth Grade Literacy Centers in an engaging menu format that you can use ALL YEAR LONG!

iHeartLiteracy: Technology in the Classroom

Are you using book clubs in your classroom? Your students will love the choice and autonomy of book clubs. You will LOVE the self-direction, motivation, and authentic reading, writing, and responding to literature happening daily in your classroom! $ #wildaboutfifthgrade

How do you track reading progress?

Spark of Inspiration: Mobile Writing Conferences!!!

So going to use this next year! Mentor text for teaching Reading CCSS. It has 4th, 5th, and 6th grade! #mentortext

Multiplying and Dividing by Powers of Ten. Free "place value sliders" that students can use to help visualize and understand the concept.

Common Core and So Much More: Teaching Matter with Root Beer Floats!

THIS IS FREAKING AMAZING! Just 4 ingredients - chicken, garlic, brown sugar and oil - 3 WW points

Introducing Close Reading with Oreos- LOVE this!

Kids write an essay a month...great graphic organizers to keep them on track and then they end up with a coherent essay at the end of it all! Love it!!!

Why we have rules. Short video to intro rules lesson

One Pot Skillet Lasagna - Cook with me in this step-by-step, easy and delicious lasagna recipe for a busy weeknight that requires no layering and multiple pots! ♥ ♥

Crock Pot Freezer Packs: One Pot Chicken Dinner- One of our favorite slow cooker meals with easy instructions on how to prepare freezer packets ahead of time and toss into #crockpot in the morning. #FreezerPackets

100 things i want to do in my life-- great for journaling or writing starters!

Free anchor printables in blue, green, and gray. Perfect for summer with or without the patriotic 'from sea to shining sea' lyric.

Word Work activities that work for any vocabulary words. Perfect for use with Daily 5 or in literacy centers for upper elementary students. Just print, laminate, and place in your Word Work center for easy student instructions! Includes 15 activities!