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Find quality educational tips, strategies, and resources created to use in your classroom.
Find quality educational tips, strategies, and resources created to use in your classroom.


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Are you looking for some writing prompts that are related to an April theme?  You've come to the right place! Narrative: Imagine you are attending opening day of your favorite baseball
team.   Describe your experience at the
field. ...

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Dear Teachers, although the following writing activities are resources in my store, I welcome you to use the ideas in your classroom by DIY without a purchase.  Read on for links to  FREE  MARCH WRITING ACTIVITIES !   1. The Day I found a Four-Leaf Clover W...

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An Easy Reading Response System for Accountability
Reading Response skills and strategies are important for students to have a better understanding of their reading.  Whether you are reading a chapter book together, assigning book groups, or allowing for independent reading for your students, responding to ...

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10 Thanksgiving Literacy Centers Including Critical Thinking!
Do you want Thanksgiving literacy ideas that would be great for centers in the upper elementary classroom?  Several of these centers also go beyond the regular curriculum and delve into deeper thinking strategies and there is a free critical thinking activi...

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I've used writing notebooks for several years and have made changes along the way to find the best possible way to use them. This post will show how to set up your notebook! (You will find some Amazon affiliate links on this page. The small commission I m...

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October Books for Upper Elementary
Are you looking for great literature to introduce to your students in the month of October?  You will find some of my favorites for upper elementary students.  Read on for a summary and why they are my favorites!  Happy Haunted Reading!  CLICK ON EACH BOOK ...

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Native American Crafts, Actvities and Games for Kids
This is one of my favorite topics to teach my upper elementary class!  Search below for music, games, activities, and projects for a Native American study! Fun fun fun!  This is a must!!!  Play Native American music during the study unit. This first one is ...

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7 Ways to Teach Cause and Effect
Are you looking for ways to teach cause and effect?  I hope some of these will be helpful to you! First, offer an anchor chart.  Tell students that cause and effect is found in both fiction and nonfiction material.  In fiction, the cause-effect relationship...

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How to Get Your Students Writing!
Do you want your students writing more?  These three ways will get your students writing!  I am using my writing prompt resources to show them, but you can certainly use the same strategies with your own prompts. Place a prompt on your white board using a p...
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