Thursday, February 24, 2011
Thursday Round Up #6
St. Patrick's Day Math & Literacy Activities grades 1-2
Have fun learning during the month of March with this St. Patrick’s activity packet. This packet includes 25 pages of math and literacy activities to use with 1st and 2nd grade students.
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St. Patrick's Day Numbers Game grades K-1
Celebrate St. Patrick's day while playing with these four-leaf clover math puzzles. Each clover represents a number, and students put the clover together by matching numerals with number words and corresponding groups of four-leaf clovers. There are 10 clovers in all, divided into forty cards, and this game can be done in small-groups, as a whole-group activity, or placed in math centers.
St. Patrick's Day - Leprechaun Emergent Reader grades K-2
Kindergarten,first and second grade students can strengthen their emergent reading and writing skills as they celebrate St. Patrick's Day. Great for guided reading or as a literacy station activity. Two formats are included - a mini-book to print, fold and staple and a larger version in which the students can write their own text. Both versions include the cover and 8 pages.
Homophones: Lessons, Homework, Tests, Writing grades 4-8
This eighty-six page resource covers thirty-one sets of commonly used (and misused!) homophones (sixty-six individual words). Each lesson is organized in sets of sentences that can function as instructional examples, homework, and a test. Students will also use the words in original sentences and in compositions. Comulative tests are included along with full answer keys.
Math Enrichment Worksheets - 22 Pages with Answer Keys grades 3-6
TpT Top 50 Product! This is a bundle of 22 challenging and fun math activities. These activities reinforce basic skills in fun and interesting ways. Most require some logic or critical thinking. They can be used as supplemental materials with an entire class, with highly capable students, at a math center, or as homework
16 Reading Worksheets to Use with Any Picture Book or Short Story grades 3-8
"This pdf file contains 16 reading worksheets & activities that can be used with and fiction picture book or short story. Most of the worksheets can zbe used with novels as well. You can use them for the whole class or small groups (book clubs).
Find it First! grades 1-12
It's such a simple concept, and SO much fun! I've played this game with elementary students and high schoolers alike, and they just love it! (The high schoolers are pretty funny-- they love to feel like a kid again!)
Here are just a few ideas to try with the gameboards: -Time -Vocabulary Words -Numbers -Conjugated verbs -Math problems
Holiday and Season Slides to Greet Your Class, 2011-2014 grades K-4
Be prepared with welcoming slides for holidays, special days, and the changing of the seasons for 2011-2014. All dates are listed on the slides, most have animation, and all are highly illustrated.
Middle Ages - Package of 5 Engaging and Fun Projects grades 4-10
A collection of some of my BEST SELLERS on TpT - Everything you need for 5 great projects to use during a Middle Ages Unit. Can easily be adapted to different ages ranges / abilities!
Let's Make Words! Short Vowel Word Family Literacy Station Activities grades K-2
Working with word families is an effective way to get kids reading and help them learn to decode longer words. This book can be used in a variety of ways, to make learning to read a hands-on experience. This book is packed with 65 different word families to get your students well on their way to becoming awesome readers!
Checklist for a Foolproof Field Trip grades PreK-8
Field trips can be a valuable educational experience with some prior planning. This two page checklist helps you think through the critical details while not neglecting the key components that provide an educational and safe experience for both you and your students. The checklist is divided into eight main categories. Simply place a checkmark in one of the three response columns as you plan – "Yes", "No, but Should Have", and "Not Needed".
March Reading Writing and Math Ideas grades grades 3-5
March is full of fun events: Read Across America Celebration, St. Patrick's Day and even the NCAA Basketball Tournament. This 36 page activity packet is full of great ideas for those special events.
Preschool, Kindergarten, & First Grade Reading & Math Games--
These games are a great way to connect with parents. I send them home so students get extra skills practice in a fun way while parents get to see what their child is working on at school! This collection includes 11 math games and 12 reading games. Check out the "download preview" for a FREE sample reading game!
Viruses and Bacteria Powerpoint with Notes for Teacher and Student grades 7-10
This powerpoint is on “Viruses and Bacteria”. It consists of 58 slides that are colorful, informative and visually stimulating. Pictures and diagrams are included that will greatly enhance your instruction to your students. This product also includes a set of notes for the teacher (10 pages) and a set of notes for the student (12 pages).
Spanish Conversation Cards - Oral Speaking Activity grades 7-12
Get your beginning Spanish students speaking! Over 168 questions for your students to ask and respond to. Cards to be printed measure 2.75 x 3.8 inches. Divided into 8 topics covered in Spanish I and makes a good review in Spanish II.
Probability PowerPoint grades 1-3
This highly engaging power point will help your students learn the concept of probability in a variety of ways. (One of my best sellers)
EQUIVALENT FRACTIONS Card Game Math practice activity - Fraction Match grades 4-6
This is a 24-card game for practicing identifying pairs of equivalent fractions. Kids spread out the cards and take turns trying to find equivalent pairs. Kids can check the cards' backs to see if they are correct! Afterwards, students can complete the accompanying worksheet, recording all of the pairs they found and writing multiplication and division rules for each pair.
Plants Reader's Theater Script grades 2-5
Tie fluency and science together with this 4 1/2 page script about plants that is ready to use in your classroom. The script focuses on the parts of a plant, the life cycle of a plant, and what photosynthesis is. The script is set-up for a small group / center, but it can be easily adapted to include more students.
Springtime Math and Literacy Centers: Grades 3 and 4
Catch spring fever with these colorful and engaging springtime math and literacy centers! All centers are "laminate-and-cut" style and can be used year after year in your classroom. Skills include: addition, multiplication, contractions, prefixes, suffixes and more!
Spring Making Words Lesson grades 5-8
This is a spring themed making words lesson. All words are derived from the mystery word "precipitation" and are based on certain word families. The resource includes a worksheet for students, an answer key and word cards placed in presentation order.
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