One thing I’ve been thinking about, though, is lightening our load. Not in the traditional sense—an extra planning period or one less prep—but taking control and doing it on our own. Eliminating the nonessential aspects of our work; cutting the fat.
How Weather Works - Scientific Reading Comprehension Article – Grades 5-7
How Weather Works - Fully editable, Science Reading Comprehension Activity - Disciplinary Literacy for Grades 5-7 (ages 10-12) as well as older students with lower developed learning levels. Tackle literacy and science by having your students read and answer questions from a scientific article. Questions include knowledge (direct from the paper), thinking, connecting and open-ended varieties.
Work, Energy and Power - Task Cards and UNIQUE Activity
This 18 Work, Energy and Power Task Card resource covers Work and Energy, Kinetic and Gravitational Potential Energy, The Law of Conservation of Energy, Energy Efficiency, Specific Heat Capacity and Power. This resource is very unique. It can be utilized in a clue gathering, puzzle solving, highly active and engaging activity for those learning about solving Force Problems or as an alternative to worksheet review for older students. What I love to do is have the kids go through the activity…
The Common Core Standards posters contain all ELA standards you need to work on throughout the year. The adorable, colorful and visually appealing posters are available in your choice of “I Can” or “We Can” wordings. Save time and effectively use Common Core Standards in your classroom.
Irregular Past Tense Verb Game- English Grammar and Vocabulary Unit Plan - 33 pages filled with teaching ideas, activities and games to practice using irregular past tense verbs. Game Board Game Cards Word Cards Just copy, cut and play! $
Formal and Informal Language This 23-page academic language packet contains everything you need to teach the differences between academic formal and informal language to your elementary students. The first thing students need to be able to do is to identify that there are two kinds of language. Great for ELL, ELD, ESL and grammar! $
Tongue Twisters Pronunciation Word Wall and Posters
Tongue Twisters Pronunciation Made Fun! This 48-page speech pronunciation unit has everything you need to teach students the correct pronunciation necessary to be academically successful in English. Tongue Twisters – Pronunciation Made Fun contains 30 traditional tongue twisters to help elementary students master English pronunciation! Kindergarten through 6th graders. Perfect for second language learners and speech students! $