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200 Quick and Convenient, Daily Common Core Reading Passages--Text Dependent Questions, Close Reading, Multiple Choice, Informational Text--- The Standard is Written Next to Each Question for Easy Progress Monitoring--Inferences, Main Idea, Compare and Contrast Themes, Summarizing, Point of View--All Common Core Literature and Informational Text Standards are Included--Many Standards Repeat Across the Weeks For Steady Common Core Review--Written at Different Levels of Bloom's Taxonomy$

A game for 2 or 3 players. Each player chooses a color pencil they will use in the game. Players take turns rolling the dice, using the numbers that they rolled to draw the perimeter of a rectangle or square & writing the area in the middle of the shape. Game ends when players run out of room to draw. Winner is the player who has used the largest area/most squares.

Area Dice Game | Relief Teaching Ideas

Character Traits using Despicable Me and Brave clips

Great example of why students should vary sentences.

Simply 2nd Resources: Writing Foldable for Journals - BaDaBing!

Persuasive writing anchor chart

Two Reflective Teachers: Social Issues Book Club Unit

Two Reflective Teachers: Social Issues Book Club Unit

Time to Reorganize: Tips From Two Teachers -- Come get inspired to reorganize your space! I LOVE the binder covers!!!

Level It Books. App that tells you the DRA level just by scanning it!

An English Teacher's Toolbox • Responding to non fiction

The new Common Core Standards requires students to closely read text and defend their ideas. Use these bookmarks to help students remember what de...

Writing Anchor Charts

The Teaching Thief

My Adventures Teaching : Plot, Interactive Notebooks

Poem/song to help remember the different averages.

This is the best idea ever!! The Great Pencil Challenge (managing pencils!)

Mean teacher...

Love this saying for my classroom

Organizer--LOVE it!!!

Turn fractions to decimals to percents foldable. a student asked me why the other teacher and i put grades differently (me with 5/20 and him with 4/10 on different assignments- why don't we do percentages she asks....) oh bother

Common Core Math Hot Seats--hidden under students fun!

Mrs. T's First Grade Class: Ziploc Slider Bag Number Lines. Say what?! So easy

Website where you can type in text and it will turn it into a shape! (Writing/Publishing center)

Math Notebook: Factors

non-fiction text structure

Exploring non fiction text structure based on the book Nonfiction Matters by Stephanie Harvey. Need to read that book!