Snail and the Whale

Collection by Lynda McKewen

Lynda McKewen
A day in first grade: A Summer Book Study-- The Daily 5 (the second edition) PLUS FREEBIES! Great poem for week of poetry notebook Beginning Of The School Year, First Day Of School, Back To School Poem, School Poems, First Day In First Grade, Second Grade, First Grade Poems, First Grade Freebies, Kids Poems

I Can Be A Pal-- building your classroom community

This packet is designed to help you successfully build a community of children who genuinely care for one another. It teaches students how to be a good friend and how to accept other students. It includes many different activities that you can use in your classroom at any time of the year. Includ...

Responding to Nonfiction: An Informational Text Graphic Organizer.I would use this as a graphic organizer--then the kids could use ipad apps to create reports. Sonic Pics, Face Talker, Little Story Maker, and Pictures with Words would work! Reading Lessons, Reading Skills, Teaching Reading, Reading Centers, Guided Reading, Math Centers, Math Lessons, Learning, Third Grade Reading

Long Time No See!

It seems that I've gotten into the habit of posting about once a month. It's definitely not my intention, but as soon as I blink the mo...

Bastelideen kinder Kunst Grundschule - 70 Creative sea animal crafts for kids (Ocean creatures) Sea Animal Crafts, Animal Crafts For Kids, Art For Kids, Art Children, Art With Toddlers, Art Project For Kids, Kids Art Class, Art Lessons For Kids, Library Art

Bead & Button Seahorse

A librarian asked me to adopt the bead & button butterfly program into a seahorse theme to sync with the New York state summer reading theme...

Information reports: writing criteria & rubric Talk 4 Writing, Report Writing, Teaching Writing, Kindergarten Writing, Writing Workshop, Writing Genres, Writing Lessons, Writing Resources, Writing Process

KS1 how to writing a non chronological report, writing non chronological reports ks1 examples of non chronological reports

Dusty and Pod are writing non chronological reports - how to write a non chronological report KS1, information texts, examples of non chronological reports KS1

FREE- Elementary Animal Research Project useful rubrics for both project and skills 4th Grade Science, Elementary Science, Science Classroom, Teaching Science, Teaching Reading, Classroom Activities, Life Science, Science Resources, Science Activities

Elementary Animal Research Project

***UPDATED 4/1/2015*** This file contains research pages for an animal research project. It's a good culminating activity for an animal unit. Also included are a parent note explaining the project and student and teacher rubrics for grading the project. ******************************************...

 Posted in the classroom it would be a good reminder … Text features anchor chart. Posted in the classroom it would be a good reminder to ask prompting print concept questions. Reading Lessons, Reading Skills, Teaching Reading, Reading Strategies, Reading Resources, Guided Reading, Teaching Ideas, Learning, Cafe Strategies

Lyndsey Kuster — Recharge & Reignite Your Passion For Teaching

Educator and curriculum developer dedicated to helping teachers – just like you – reignite their passion for teaching.

ALL ABOUT SHARKS - A fun filled activity book about sharks. This book includes reading comprehension an more! All About Sharks, Sharks For Kids, Shark Activities, Book Activities, Beach Activities, Teaching Kindergarten, Preschool, Teaching Ideas, Ocean Unit

All About Sharks

Sharks - Reading Comprehension, Assessments, Vocabulary, Charts, Diagrams, and More All About Sharks is an integrated study of sharks through reading, writing, and science. Children love learning about sharks and this unit will provide them with many fun educational activities. This Sharks supple...

Simile song with student illustrations Teaching Poetry, Teaching Writing, Teaching Tools, 3rd Grade Writing, 4th Grade Reading, Similes And Metaphors, School Videos, Classroom Language, Figurative Language

Simile Art Created by 2nd Graders - Lenka's Song - Everything at Once

The artwork is created by 2nd grade students from my class. We were studying similes as part of our writing and decided to get creative with Lenka's song, Ev...

Animal Research Project & Wax Museum by Creekside Teacher Tales Special Education Classroom, Science Classroom, Teaching Science, Classroom Activities, Teaching Ideas, Summer Activities, Teacher Resources, Classroom Ideas, Science Lessons

Animal Wax Museum & Sale

Hi friends! I have something SUPER AWESOME to share with you all! A week ago my kiddos had an Animal Wax Museum and because it turned ou...

Literacy and Laughter - Celebrating Kindergarten children and the books they love: penguins Winter Art, Winter Theme, Winter Ideas, Artic Animals, Tree Map, Thinking Maps, Penguin Art, Penguin Parade, First Grade Writing

Literacy and Laughter - Celebrating Kindergarten children and the books they love

Literacy and Laughter - Celebrating Kindergarten children and the books they love