Digital: Daily-Check In (Freebie)
This product allows you to check in with students daily. This google form allows you to track student's responses. How to Use this Product:Once you download this google form, you will download a pre-filled link (click the three dots option in the top right corner, get pre-filled link). You can copy ...
Google Drive & Google Classroom Tips
Since learning in now almost completely remote, it is time that we get our Google Drive and Google Classroom organized. Here are 5 google classroom tips!
20 Tips for New Teachers — Alleah Maree
Hey hey, teacher friend!! Oh MY, congratulations on landing a new teaching job! I’m so INCREDIBLY stoked for you. I remember that feeling and it’s so SO good. Whether it’s your first classroom or maybe you’re going back after being away for a bit, either way that’s super exciting and I know you’re
Book Activities BUNDLE | Book Project for Fiction & Nonfiction Texts
This resource is a BUNDLE of Book Activities to use with Fiction and Non-Fiction Texts. Printable and Digital options are available. Digital options can be used with Google Slides.There are 20+ activities that can be used with fiction texts ad 20+ activities to use with non-fiction texts. Each of th...
Thick and Thin Questions : Mini-Achor Chart
Use this printable as a resource during readers workshop when teaching students about QUESTIONING. This is a great handout for students to have easy access to in their readers notebook.
Google Slides Learning Stations with Clickable Buttons
Engage your students from behind a screen with this unique, interactive learning stations template with "clickable" buttons. These buttons create an engaging, student-centered experience. The hard work of creating the digital learning stations slides and linking the buttons is done for you, so all y...
Teaching with Stellaluna: Turning Readers Into Comprehenders - Around the Kampfire
Stellaluna is a teacher's dream for working on comprehension. See the activities we do with this wonderful book to help turn my readers into comprehenders.
Room on the Broom Halloween READ ALOUD STEM™ Activity Digital Distance Learning
NOW INCLUDES Digital Version for Distance Learning with Google Classroom!Is there room on the broom?Make learning fun with this Halloween STEM activity in which students investigate the design of a broom! An excellent companion activity to the fall read aloud book Room on the Broom by Julia Donaldso...
Outlook – free personal email and calendar from Microsoft
Get free Outlook email and calendar, plus Office Online apps like Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Sign in to access your Outlook, Hotmail or Live email account.
Organized Teacher: COPY TUB (w/editable labels)
GET ORGANIZED with this easy to assemble COPY TUB by Samantha Henry! If you struggle with keeping yourself organized throughout the school year when it comes to COPIES and paperwork, then you've come to the right place! Make yourself a "Copies for the week" tub to hold your copies all in one place!
Introducing 10 Reading Skills in 10 Weeks!
Since it is summertime and so many of us are already in planning mode for next year, I wanted to utilize my Mentor Text series post this month to share books to help you introduce 10 basic reading skills to your students. If you like any of the books you see in this blog post, you can click on the picture to find the affiliate link for the book on Amazon. 10 Reading Skills in 10 Weeks Last summer, I spent a large chunk of my summer working to find mentor texts to use in the first ten weeks…
3 Ways to Use The One & Only Ivan in the Classroom
Novel Studies that Promote Higher-Order Thinking If you read my Wonder post, you know that there is a great way to incorporate novel studies into your literacy classroom! No, not your traditional comprehension question and vocabulary
Mentor Texts Your Students Will LOVE in December
I absolutely love to embrace the chaos of the Christmas season and tie the holidays into my December lessons! I love to find ways to make learning engaging for my students and still focus on my grade level reading standards. Below are a few books that are perfect mentor texts for teaching various reading comprehension skills, like theme, story elements, and synthesizing. If you like any of the books you see in this blog post, you can click on the picture to find the affiliate link for the…
Design Your Own Video Game Writing Activity
I LOVE when creativity and writing combine! My students talk about video games A LOT so I decided to create a way for them to talk about them academically. In this resource, students design their own video game complete with a hand drawn mock up to present to the owners of a video game company. Once...