Edible Butterfly Life Cycle--I'm going to use this idea rigiht away, except chrysalis is spelled incorrectly (that's the teacher in me making corrections!). Lifecycles, Yellow Rooms, Butterflies Life Cycling, Edible Butterflies, Hungry Caterpillar, Life Cycles, Kids, Butterfly Life Cycle, Butterflies Cycling
They thought this was hilarious (and I teach third grade), I used this to lead into them writing to tell me where they were this summer.
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Back to school books
back to school read alouds!
Picture Book for the first day of school. Back to school with books
Funny book - lead into writing activity for what they did over summer
Beginning of the school year.
mentor texts - cute little read aloud - figurative language/simile - also remembering your audience, being nice to your audience ;)
A book to look for. I love Melanie Watt's books!
lots of printable bookmarks
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Printable Harry Potter bookmarks!!!
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A great collection of books for smart, confident, and courageous girls--elementary age.
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A Mighty Girl's Top Recommended Read Aloud Books starring Mighty Girls (For Elementary Aged Students)...
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Crafting your own tacky Christmas sweater. TSM.
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Crafting your own tacky Christmas sweater. Happy Holla Days!
Tacky Christmas sweater..... Next ugly sweater Christmas party
Tacky Christmas sweater for an ugly sweater party!
Crafting your own tacky Christmas sweater. Perfect for the Holladays!
Ugly Christmas sweater idea - Happy Holla Days
Every teacher is a language arts teacher.
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27 Apps that have changed my Teaching and Learning Practice - Updated - RachelJones
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Great comprehension strategies for students who read fluently but don't have good comprehension
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Great comprehension strategies for students who read fluently but don't have good comprehension. I never had good reading comprehension. Sorry folks. LOL
English/Language Arts for the Classroom: Reading Comprehension - great article! This could be a life changer!!
Reading comprehension strategy. The Old Schoolhouse Magazine - December 2012 - Page 32
Author's Purpose anchor chart (picture only) I love how each genre is listed beside the purpose.
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Author's Purpose anchor chart (picture only) - Genres are listed beside each purpose - great idea.
LOVE the book titles for each section!!! RO
3 Ingedient Taste Safe Cloud Dough Recipe from PowerfulMothering... Includes a nifty new way to make it! Great for toddlers, spd, OT
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Activities and sensory play
Taste Safe Cloud Dough Recipe For a variety of colors use 2 C of flour per color with 1/4 cup veg oil How to color cloud dough? For the coloring you have two options. You can use powered coloring and mix it in the flour before adding the oil or you can use oil based food coloring and premix it in the oil before adding it to the flour. The more you add the deeper and darker the color.
Diy cloud dough
Moon dough recipe
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Giving Text Evidence for your essay. Great ways to start a sentence when referencing the materials. Chesapeake College Adult Education Program offers free and nearly free classes on the Eastern Shore of Maryland to help you earn your GED and your Maryland H.S. Diploma. We provide free advising, college and career transition services. Let us help you turn a dream into your reality. Classes start monthly. Contact Danielle Thomas 410-829-6043.
ELA in the middle | Middle School English, Language Arts
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Text Evidence Sentence Starters Anchor Chart
LANGUAGE ARTS. Common Core is all about evidence!! Standard One for all grades is all about showing the evidence!! This is a great Anchor Chart for Textual Evidence Sentence Starters
How to turn your old Candy Land game into a sight word game
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sight word candyland
I use this in my classroom - so great for Word Wall words! And this blog has lots of GREAT classroom ideas.
Welcome to Room 36!: Gingerbread Man and Christmas
Candyland Sight Word Edition
Candy Land Sight Word Edition
candy land sight word game
Drawing Conclusions---like this anchor chart for students to add sticky notes with evidence they find in story. one for each group book, hang up behind reading table
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drawing conclusions Teaching with Tomie dePaola Books Part 1: Little Grunt and the Big Egg & A Giveaway
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Tomie dePaola author study: drawing conclusions anchor chart
Improve reading comprehension skills - Making this a routine to ask students "What are you thinking?" and, in the beginning, they must respond with one of these prompts
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Metacognition anchor chart
The Teaching Thief - Metacognition Stems - Teach student to use these sentence starters when responding in online discussions.
INSTRUCTION: Teaching students about metacognition is a great way to get them thinking deeper about what they are learning, and also to "think about their thinking". This anchor chart provides thinking stems (sentence starters) that can prompt students to think deeper about whatever they are reading, which will help them with their reading comprehension. Teacher prompts with "What are you thinking?" and students have to reply with a thinking stem.
Reading - Getting Started with Metacognition: Strategies for Thinking about what you're Thinking and Reading -- plus great book titles to practice on!
Ormie the Pig; Prediction, Inference OH MY GOODNESS...hysterical...kids will love this!
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Ormie the Pig ~ Great for teaching Prediction, Inference ...hysterical...kids will love this!
3:59 Ormie the Pig- video to work on overcoming obstacles to achieve success! Passive brain break. Predict what might happen next.
Ormie the Pig; OH MY GOODNESS… hysterical… kids will love this!
Finding evidence: This is the perfect ad to teach kids how to include evidence in opinion pieces. "I have evidence that my dad is an alien" is the opening line to an Audi commercial that can lead to a lively discussion about extracting and embedding support statements in writings.
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Good, cute example of CLAIM/SUPPORT for argumentative or persuasive writing. This is great to teach kids how to cite evidence and give reasons in opinion writing in a really fun way! "I have evidence that my dad is an alien" is an Audi commercial that can lead to a great discussion.
Great video for teaching kids to cite evidence and give reasons in argumentative writing. "I have evidence that my dad is an alien" Audi commercial.
Writing Workshop: Great video for teaching kids to cite evidence and give reasons in opinion writing. "I have evidence that my dad is an alien" Audi commercial.
Cool example of opinion writing in advertising! My dad's an alien | Business Car Manager |
Quiz me Can- for reading comprehension once students have finished their reading selection or book
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Classroom DIY: DIY Reading Group Questions (need to do)
quiz me cans for guided reading comprehension questions. Cut out and glue to popsicle sticks.
Mrs. Patton's Patch: Reading Group Idea - quiz me can with comprehension questions
Instead of a science fair a book fair: title, setting, characters, problem, solution, authors purpose, summary
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"book fair" - book reports done science fair style
Reading Fair Projects instead of a science fair
Host a Reading Fair ~ Based on the science fair idea but centers around a favorite book!
The Crayon Box that Talked Reading Fair project
The Thinker Builder: How I Keep My Classroom Library THRIVING
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With blank bookmark templates
Good idea for Book Awards
The Thinker Builder: How I Keep My Classroom Library THRIVING love the book awards idea and the calendar activities!
Mood and Tone Using Frozen Videos
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Frozen Horror Trailer. Clever editing with creepy music turns Frozen into a horror movie.
This is what Disney's FROZEN would look like if it was a horror film! "DO YOU WANT TO BUILD A SNOWMAN?"
Text Leveling Correlation Guide (Stages of Reading Development, Grade Level K-6, Basal, Guided Reading, Reading Recovery, DRA, Lexile Level, AR, Lexile Ranges to CCR)
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One writer's map for their fantasy story.