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Diana Teel
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Interactive Notebook BUNDLE!!
It's finally HERE!! After a year of tears, sweat and joy, my interactive notebook bundle is READY!!! After you teach the basics, travel the world putting those basics to good use!! GET THIS INB HERE!!

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Teaching about the Soviet Union!
Get this activity HERE !! I really enjoyed teaching about the U.S.S.R. and what it looks like now. My kids found it really interesting because of  the high school drama  conflict  between U.S.A. and U.S.S.R. and the Cold War. We really got into a fun discus...

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A Tiered Classroom
A conversation I had with one of our academic coaches several weeks ago has really stuck with me.  I had asked her what some of the best things she has seen in classrooms this year and she told me about an elementary teacher who tiered her desks. She had su...

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THANKSGIVING around the WORLD
This year for Thanksgiving, I am having my students create their own  "Thanksgiving Around the World Research Book" .  Everything else we have done this year has been so heavily research, and "self exploring" based, why stop now just because it is the holid...

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Culture Activities GALORE!!
One reason I LOVE my new teaching position as a 6th grade World Cultures teacher is because I get to explore the world with my students and learn all about the cultures of different countries. It is naturally engaging and the students and I both really get ...

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I am expected to hang up what??
If your district is like mine, you are probably expected to have certain things displayed in your classroom like your objects, I Can or We will statements, ELPS and a ticket out the door or closing question.  On one board I display each days focus with the ...

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6th Grade World Cultures Vocabulary Cards
These vocabulary cards are perfect if you are teaching world cultures, geography, government or social studies of any upper level content!  They aren't too big and are broken up by TEKS Resource 6th Grade Contemporary World Cultures units.  Check out these ...

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LANDFORMS and TYPES OF GOVERNMENT interactive notebook activity
AH!  The first week is over and we are about to begin our second...  and I must say, I LOVE 6th GRADE!! I am just so glad that I made the move over. The older kids seems to be my perfect niche. :)  We have already begun our interactive notebooks, and have c...

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THE WORLD interactive notebook activity!
This interactive notebook activity gave me some heartache trying to figure out the exact sizes the continents need to be, the best order to glue everything down, what kind of glue to use.... it has been a mess.  BUT! I finally figured it out to make a 3 day...

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7 Bests Ways to Use Tickets in YOUR Classroom
TICKETS!! Tickets have been used in the classroom, in many different ways, for years.  They are cheap, easy, and one roll lasts FOREVER.  They have been time tested and work. Tickets have mainly been used for behavior management, which is a good way, a way ...
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