Sixth Grade Teaching Ideas

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14 Unusual and Incredibly Fabulous Bulletin Board Borders 14 Unusual Bulletin Board Boarders Pool noodles, cupcake papers, LEGOS? These unusual and incredibly fabulous border ideas are easy to do. WARNING: Using these in a hallway may cause major student Boarders For Bulletin Boards, Preschool Bulletin Boards, Bulletin Board Display, Classroom Bulletin Boards, Classroom Projects, Classroom Door, Classroom Displays, Library Displays, Book Displays

14 Unusual and Incredibly Fabulous Bulletin Board Borders

14 Unusual Bulletin Board Boarders Pool noodles, cupcake papers, LEGOS? These unusual and incredibly fabulous border ideas are easy to do. WARNING: Using these in a hallway may cause major student traffic problems as everyone stops to take a look!

Test Prep Passage and Questions: Mummies of Egypt - theodora Close Reading Activities, Reading Practice, Middle School Ela, Middle School Teachers, Egypt Mummy, Reading Comprehension Passages, Authors Purpose, Thing 1, Teaching Language Arts

Independent Work Packet | Reading Comprehension Passage Mummies of Egypt

The Close Reading Activities for middle school students includes a high-interest article on Egypt's mummies. The engaging passage and common core unit is differentiated to suit the needs of struggling and general education students. Lesson plans include test prep, writing, and reading comprehension for 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students. Focus is on author's purpose, cause and effect, and close reading practice. Includes graphic organizers, writing frames, teacher tips. Just print and go!

Fourth grade teachers - this little guy has saved my life, literally. No more making up silly assignments just to get grades. (Gulp, confession time) This guy truly assesses my student's understanding each day (bonus) and can be entered into my grade book 4th Grade Math, Fifth Grade, Second Grade, Fun Math Games, Phonics Activities, Exit Slips, Teaching Math, Teaching Ideas, Teaching Tools

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Fourth grade teachers - this little guy has saved my life, literally. No more making up silly assignments just to get grades. (Gulp, confession time) This guy truly assesses my student's understanding each day (bonus) and can be entered into my grade book

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Tips to Ensure Success with Special Education – Student Savvy

In many districts, it’s common to see 25-30 students in a classroom at once. Adding students with IEPs into the mix adds to the stress, especially for educators who don’t have a degree in or experience with special education. Here are some tips to set all off your students up for success! 1. Read your

Kids will love finding the clues on this fun scavenger hunt that can be done inside! Great activity to do at home with a fun math counting twist! High School Art, Middle School Art, Escape Room, Vincent Van Gogh, Mystery, Art Classroom, Google Classroom, Classroom Resources, Scavenger Hunt For Kids

Art History Digital Escape Room - Van Gogh

This Starry Night Heist Escape room is full 360° escape room and loaded with ways for your students to learn about Vincent Van Gogh in a fun, engaging and interactive way. The escape room is a special exhibition gallery with works of Van Gogh's art on the walls. Students must solve 5 clues to unlock the mystery of the stolen masterpiece!

Writing Narrative Endings - Young Teacher Love Writing Narrative Endings Anchor Chart - Young Teacher Love by Kristine Nannini Writing Strategies, Writing Lessons, Teaching Writing, Writing Skills, Essay Writing, Narrative Essay, Writing Ideas, Kindergarten Writing, Writing Process

Writing Narrative Endings - Young Teacher Love

Narrative Writing Endings Anchor Chart - This great anchor chart will help your upper elementary students better understand how to write a great story ending. Click through to see more great ideas, another anchor chart, book ideas, and tips to help your students find success. #YoungTeacherLove #NarrativeWriting #AnchorChart

Art Bundle Around the World Reading Passages and Worksheets Questions - Reading Comprehension Passages, Questions, and Annotations 2 versions included for all reading passage files: Digital Google Slides {Google Classroom Compatible} Printable PDF Versions **BONUS RESOURCE - Interactive Digital Map in Google Slides for students to link their passages! Designed for Upper Elementary and Middle School students! Teaching Activities, Teaching Science, Teaching Reading, Teaching Ideas, Teaching Social Studies, Student Teaching, Fourth Grade, Third Grade, School Site

Around the World Reading Passages Art

Art Bundle Around the World Reading Passages and Worksheets Questions - Reading Comprehension Passages, Questions, and Annotations 2 versions included for all reading passage files: Digital Google Slides {Google Classroom Compatible} Printable PDF Versions **BONUS RESOURCE - Interactive Digital Map in Google Slides for students to link their passages! Designed for Upper Elementary and Middle School students!

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Ways to BOOST Your Already Existing Lessons! – Student Savvy

Boosting Your Lesson Plans Are you growing tired of repeating the same lessons and activities year after year? Are you currently stuck in a unit that lacks a little bit of luster? Are you beginning to notice your students losing interest? If you can relate, your lesson plans may need a little boost! Sometimes as

I hope you enjoy these two FREE reading response activities! Middle School Ela, Middle School Teachers, Reading Response Activities, Free Reading, Close Reading, Thing 1, Teaching Language Arts, Spelling Words, Sixth Grade

I hope you enjoy these two FREE reading response activities!

Free reading response activities that are engaging and rigorous! If you're looking for challenging reading activities for your 5th, 6th, 7th, or 8th grade classrooms, look no further. The 2-FREE reading response worksheets are versatile and work for both ELA and social studies. Upper elementary and middle school teachers will find these no-prep printables easy to implement. Tips for use are included. Just print and go! #reading #readingactivities

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FREE Inspirational Quotes Posters

This set of 4 different inspirational posters (4 in color and in black and white) are a great way to inspire and motivate your students each day! The posters may be used as a motivational wall, as a quote of the week activity, as writing prompts, as discussion starters, for morning meetings, to deco...

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5 Tips for More Effective Paragraph Writing

Teaching paragraph writing can be challenging. Not only are there multiple components and a specific structure to follow, there are also factors involved like word choice, content, and writing style. Even though it's not easy, teaching writing is one of my favorite subjects! In this post, I'd like to share with you some tips that I've found to help make student paragraph writing more successful.

Vocabulary is a very important part of a student's reading comprehension. This post for upper elementary teachers will help your - grade students retain more vocabulary while completing fun and effective vocabulary activities. Third Grade Reading, Student Reading, Second Grade, Fourth Grade, Sixth Grade, Guided Reading, Comprehension Strategies, Reading Comprehension

23 Effective and Fun Vocabulary Activities

Find 23 ready to use, effective vocabulary activities your students will love, by The Teacher Next Door!

Do your - grade students need some extra context clues help? Teaching upper elementary students these 5 types of Context Clues (LEADS), will help boost reading comprehension and will help them find the meaning of new or unfamiliar words. Comprehension Strategies, Reading Strategies, Reading Skills, Reading Comprehension, Vocabulary Strategies, Reading Goals, Vocabulary Games, Reading Centers, Middle School Reading

5 Types of Context Clues to Boost Comprehension

Need some context clues help? Teaching students these 5 types of Context Clues (LEADS), will help them boost comprehension and find the meaning of new or unfamiliar words.

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Context Clues Print and Digital Bundle 6th Grade

This Context Clues for 6th Grade Task Card Bundle has 3 sets of task cards (96 cards) and includes a print and digital format to help your sixth grade students practice the important reading strategy of using context clues to figure out word meanings. Each task card has a short story including a 6th...