Use the first page of this writing worksheet to develop a character from a character quirk, and the second page to record quirks you notice IRL... by mariam
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mariam Use the first page of this writing worksheet to develop a character from a character quirk, and the second page to record quirks you notice IRL...
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How to think like a writer. Here are some tips, tricks, quirks and habits of great writers that might inspire you to think like a writer -- and to develop a writing pra... by mariam
mariam
mariam How to think like a writer. Here are some tips, tricks, quirks and habits of great writers that might inspire you to think like a writer -- and to develop a writing pra...
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Wordplay: Helping Writers Become Authors: Use Character Quirks to Grab Readers' Attention (Notice the amazing opening line with links) by bitingthesun
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bitingthesun Wordplay: Helping Writers Become Authors: Use Character Quirks to Grab Readers' Attention (Notice the amazing opening line with links)
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FREE!! Here is a beginning of the year assessment to give you information on colors, shapes, letters, sounds, numbers, counting, and name writing. The first page is the recording sheet and the two others are to show to each student (only one copy needed of these two pages!!) I also made an Excel spreadsheet to record the results, if you want it as well!! by ericka
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ericka FREE!! Here is a beginning of the year assessment to give you information on colors, shapes, letters, sounds, numbers, counting, and name writing. The first page is the recording sheet and the two others are to show to each student (only one copy needed of these two pages!!) I also made an Excel spreadsheet to record the results, if you want it as well!!
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This is a fun way to get students thinking critically about an author or character! This lesson is Common Core based and requires using evidence in writing. You can use this MULTIPLE times a year since it is adaptable for any piece of literature. You will get a well-written example and a student writing page. by corine
corine
corine This is a fun way to get students thinking critically about an author or character! This lesson is Common Core based and requires using evidence in writing. You can use this MULTIPLE times a year since it is adaptable for any piece of literature. You will get a well-written example and a student writing page.
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If you've never created a budget before, this simple step-by-step will walk you through the entire process. Take back control of your spending and develop smart money habits right away! Includes a FREE worksheet! by mayra
mayra
mayra If you've never created a budget before, this simple step-by-step will walk you through the entire process. Take back control of your spending and develop smart money habits right away! Includes a FREE worksheet!
Lonny Mantels
This self respect lesson includes activities and printables. It can be used by teachers or guidance counselors in whole group or small group settings. I use it for a girls' group. It works well with character education programs. Includes 22 page interactive Powerpoint Presentation 22 page printable PDF file of the Presentation 3 Wall Posters Mirror Mirror Activity and Worksheet ME Activity and Worksheet Partner Role Play - Body Language Activity and Worksheet by graciela
graciela
graciela This self respect lesson includes activities and printables. It can be used by teachers or guidance counselors in whole group or small group settings. I use it for a girls' group. It works well with character education programs. Includes 22 page interactive Powerpoint Presentation 22 page printable PDF file of the Presentation 3 Wall Posters Mirror Mirror Activity and Worksheet ME Activity and Worksheet Partner Role Play - Body Language Activity and Worksheet
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This is a great unit that will help you develop a safe, caring classroom community. Students will learn empathy as they learn about each of these character traits and will be totally engaged as they learn how to develop strong character. This unit covers the 6 Character Traits: Trustworthiness, Respect, Responsibility, Fairness, Caring, and Citizenship. $ by millicent
millicent
millicent This is a great unit that will help you develop a safe, caring classroom community. Students will learn empathy as they learn about each of these character traits and will be totally engaged as they learn how to develop strong character. This unit covers the 6 Character Traits: Trustworthiness, Respect, Responsibility, Fairness, Caring, and Citizenship. $
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1001 Character Quirks for Writing Fiction- I love this! It helps me create well-rounded characters! And once I know more about the characters, the plot seems to unfold by itself! by dawn
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dawn 1001 Character Quirks for Writing Fiction- I love this! It helps me create well-rounded characters! And once I know more about the characters, the plot seems to unfold by itself!
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This is a printable number line with numbers from 1-120. This color coded number line is perfect for Kindergarten, first grade, or second grade classroom and wall decor. This number line is the perfect display for countless of interactive math activities that develop number sense in the primary grades. Super easy to assemble too! by lorene
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lorene This is a printable number line with numbers from 1-120. This color coded number line is perfect for Kindergarten, first grade, or second grade classroom and wall decor. This number line is the perfect display for countless of interactive math activities that develop number sense in the primary grades. Super easy to assemble too!
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FREE Ruby Bridges character traits file contains three pages of character traits information/printables. This is perfect for use any time of year, and is particularly timely in February during Black History Month. Page 1- Cover Page 2- Explanation and list of character traits Page 3- Graphic organizer (web) with six spaces to fill in Ruby's most prominent character traits. Page 4- Writing activity See Kirsten Tulsian's store for a full literature unit on Ruby Bridges! by Erma Mie Mushi
Erma Mie Mushi
Erma Mie Mushi FREE Ruby Bridges character traits file contains three pages of character traits information/printables. This is perfect for use any time of year, and is particularly timely in February during Black History Month. Page 1- Cover Page 2- Explanation and list of character traits Page 3- Graphic organizer (web) with six spaces to fill in Ruby's most prominent character traits. Page 4- Writing activity See Kirsten Tulsian's store for a full literature unit on Ruby Bridges!
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Use this inventory and meal planning worksheet to help you shop from your pantry by leann
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leann Use this inventory and meal planning worksheet to help you shop from your pantry
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*FREE* Trace to Race: Train Track Worksheet. Help your child develop their pre-writing and fine motor skills with this printable worksheet. by malinda
malinda
malinda *FREE* Trace to Race: Train Track Worksheet. Help your child develop their pre-writing and fine motor skills with this printable worksheet.
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~+~+~Black Watch Tartan ~+~+~   This tartan bears the name of the famous 42nd Royal Highland Regiment, first raised in 1729 to patrol and keep the peace within the Highlands.  The Black Watch has a long record of military service to the nation.  It's also the most worn and well known of all the Tartans, second only to the Royal Stewart. by louisa
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louisa ~+~+~Black Watch Tartan ~+~+~ This tartan bears the name of the famous 42nd Royal Highland Regiment, first raised in 1729 to patrol and keep the peace within the Highlands. The Black Watch has a long record of military service to the nation. It's also the most worn and well known of all the Tartans, second only to the Royal Stewart.
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How to cap a cylinder evenly Instead of having the faces bunch up by capping a cylinder with the standard triangles you can use this method to cap it very cleanly. -I think I got this from an Earthquake Post and forgot to record it, I'll have to go back through the thread eventually, sorry if this bothers anyone in the meantime by barbra
barbra
barbra How to cap a cylinder evenly Instead of having the faces bunch up by capping a cylinder with the standard triangles you can use this method to cap it very cleanly. -I think I got this from an Earthquake Post and forgot to record it, I'll have to go back through the thread eventually, sorry if this bothers anyone in the meantime
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Writing Prompts with a Music Theme-set of 30 from The Bulletin Board Lady on TeachersNotebook.com - (32 pages) - This large set of writing prompts is perfect for the music teacher or a regular classroom teacher looking to add a musical emphasis to student writing. This download contains 30 music themed writing prompts and 1 blank prompt sheet for you to use with ora by olga
olga
olga Writing Prompts with a Music Theme-set of 30 from The Bulletin Board Lady on TeachersNotebook.com - (32 pages) - This large set of writing prompts is perfect for the music teacher or a regular classroom teacher looking to add a musical emphasis to student writing. This download contains 30 music themed writing prompts and 1 blank prompt sheet for you to use with ora
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Go Forth and Subitize! - Excellent post from Math Coach's Corner: "So, now that you've made your dot cards, how exactly do you use them?  First off, you want to develop routines for using your dot cards.  You don't want to flash a card and just have students shout out the number..." by aileen
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aileen Go Forth and Subitize! - Excellent post from Math Coach's Corner: "So, now that you've made your dot cards, how exactly do you use them? First off, you want to develop routines for using your dot cards. You don't want to flash a card and just have students shout out the number..."
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Coming from an English teacher's perspective--this website is great! It gives a list of websites to help teach students argumentative and persuasive writing strategies. You could use this as early as 6th grade. It would meet the Common Core ELA Writing Standard 1: writing arguments to support claims with clear reasons and relevant evidence. by kerry
kerry
kerry Coming from an English teacher's perspective--this website is great! It gives a list of websites to help teach students argumentative and persuasive writing strategies. You could use this as early as 6th grade. It would meet the Common Core ELA Writing Standard 1: writing arguments to support claims with clear reasons and relevant evidence.
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At first glance you can't notice it, but after a couple of seconds of starring, you will quickly notice that there is a second image in the picture, a face. I love these kinds of photos and I think it is a great way of portraying two different means at once. by ursula
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ursula At first glance you can't notice it, but after a couple of seconds of starring, you will quickly notice that there is a second image in the picture, a face. I love these kinds of photos and I think it is a great way of portraying two different means at once.
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Daisy chain making FREEBIE! Included in the pack: step by step photographic instructions; an adjectives worksheet and a range of writing worksheets to record your daisy chain making fun! by mavis
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mavis Daisy chain making FREEBIE! Included in the pack: step by step photographic instructions; an adjectives worksheet and a range of writing worksheets to record your daisy chain making fun!
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Math Mountain Worksheet to go along with our video. Great for First and Second Grade. Full pdf downloads available free on our worksheet page. by janelle
janelle
janelle Math Mountain Worksheet to go along with our video. Great for First and Second Grade. Full pdf downloads available free on our worksheet page.
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If you've never created a budget before, this simple step-by-step will walk you through the entire process. Take back control of your spending and develop smart money habits right away! Includes a FREE worksheet! by mayra
mayra
mayra If you've never created a budget before, this simple step-by-step will walk you through the entire process. Take back control of your spending and develop smart money habits right away! Includes a FREE worksheet!
Lonny Mantels
This Daily Practice for Second Grade is ideal to use for morning warm-up work, homework, or seat work during Universal Access time. This packet is designed to meet the needs of a beginning second grade student who needs review of first grade standards and becoming familiar with the new skills of second grade. by Rachelle Mansheim
Rachelle Mansheim
Rachelle Mansheim This Daily Practice for Second Grade is ideal to use for morning warm-up work, homework, or seat work during Universal Access time. This packet is designed to meet the needs of a beginning second grade student who needs review of first grade standards and becoming familiar with the new skills of second grade.
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This Guided Writing Packet walks students step-by-step through writing and assembling a 2-page newspaper based on “The Outsiders” by S.E. Hinton. Student newspapers include a lead story, an editorial, a setting profile, a character profile, an interview, and their choice of either an obituary, an advice column, or a comic strip. A beautiful addition to student portfolios!   #theoutsiders   #middleschoolela by graciela
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graciela This Guided Writing Packet walks students step-by-step through writing and assembling a 2-page newspaper based on “The Outsiders” by S.E. Hinton. Student newspapers include a lead story, an editorial, a setting profile, a character profile, an interview, and their choice of either an obituary, an advice column, or a comic strip. A beautiful addition to student portfolios! #theoutsiders #middleschoolela
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This is a collection of Common Core writing prompts that fit the four types of writing- expository, descriptive, narrative and persuasive. There are 48 prompts in all, 12 of each type. Also included in the download is a writing paper template, an editing checklist, Common Core writing standards for kindergarten, first and second grades, and anchor charts for the four types of writing. by petra
petra
petra This is a collection of Common Core writing prompts that fit the four types of writing- expository, descriptive, narrative and persuasive. There are 48 prompts in all, 12 of each type. Also included in the download is a writing paper template, an editing checklist, Common Core writing standards for kindergarten, first and second grades, and anchor charts for the four types of writing.
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Cut a hole in the first page to let the second page peep through. by claudette
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claudette Cut a hole in the first page to let the second page peep through.
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Painted the darker color first and then use a sponge to apply the second color.  This is pretty rock star. by MylaMi
MylaMi
MylaMi Painted the darker color first and then use a sponge to apply the second color. This is pretty rock star.
Beauty
This packet includes a comprehension quiz that you can use after completing a read aloud of the story titled, The Legend of the Poinsettia by Tomie dePaola. It includes a paper craft activity to make a poinsettia with patterns included. It also has worksheets for students to create pictorial representations of the characters from the story. A "Building Words" worksheet and letters to cut out to generate words from the word, "Poinsettia". This freebie is aligned with Common Core Standards. by mavis
mavis
mavis This packet includes a comprehension quiz that you can use after completing a read aloud of the story titled, The Legend of the Poinsettia by Tomie dePaola. It includes a paper craft activity to make a poinsettia with patterns included. It also has worksheets for students to create pictorial representations of the characters from the story. A "Building Words" worksheet and letters to cut out to generate words from the word, "Poinsettia". This freebie is aligned with Common Core Standards.
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Heres a workout to help you get the toned legs of a dancer. Pair this with a lot of stretching and you should notice a difference, by esinnn
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esinnn Heres a workout to help you get the toned legs of a dancer. Pair this with a lot of stretching and you should notice a difference,
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Learn more about how plants work with this cool celery experiment! Use this worksheet to help you record your observations after doing this experiment. by keisha
keisha
keisha Learn more about how plants work with this cool celery experiment! Use this worksheet to help you record your observations after doing this experiment.
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Freebie...compare and contrast poster and Venn diagram sheet. This is a great poster to have in your classroom. I even thought you could turn this into a worksheet for the students to use. A compare and contrast worksheet can help students see the similarities and difference between two things. They could compare, contrast, and find the similarities between two books. by RitaRita1234
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RitaRita1234 Freebie...compare and contrast poster and Venn diagram sheet. This is a great poster to have in your classroom. I even thought you could turn this into a worksheet for the students to use. A compare and contrast worksheet can help students see the similarities and difference between two things. They could compare, contrast, and find the similarities between two books.
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