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Websites for the Elementary Classroom
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Price: Free! Words: 3,180. Language: American English. Published: October 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
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During my time as a teacher, both a computer teacher and a classroom teacher, I have amassed a large collection of “tried and true” websites. This e-book is a collection of these websites, ready for you to use in your classroom to promote fun and engaging learning.
Classroom Success Through Creativity
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,140. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
Lee Gabor, M.Ed., is a national award winning teacher. She details techniques she used in her classroom to ensure 5th and 6th grade students would be successful. She progressed from being called Ms. Ga-boring by a student to adding lots of characters to teach subjects as well as providing technological advances, songs, dances, and hands-on activities.
16 Thinking Hat Worksheets for The Gruffalo
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Price: Free! Words: 40. Language: British English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
The Gruffalo is one of the best selling children's books Amazon sells.My 16 Thinking Hat worksheets include 3 White Thinking Hat sheets (About Facts), 3 Red Thinking Hat Worksheets (About feelings), 3 Yellow Thinking Hat worksheets (positives), 3 Black Thinking Worksheets (Negatives), 3 Green Thinking Hat Worksheets (Creativity) and a Blue Thinking Hat Mind map to help put their learning together.
Room On The Broom - 16 Thinking Hat Worksheets.
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Price: Free! Words: 40. Language: British English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Activity Books
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Room On The Broom is a fabulous book, full of colour, excitement and action. I have written 16 thinking hat guided reading worksheets which can be used with it. I have 3 about facts, 3 about positive issues in the book, 3 worksheets focus on negative issues, 3 are about the feelings of characters, 3 are how to be more creative and 1 is a mindmap, so children can bring all they now know together.
Maniac Magee By Jerry Spinelli Reading Activity Guide
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Series: Reading Group Guides. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
This “Maniac Magee" activity guide is set up so it can be used as a unit plan for the teacher, or used by students in literature circles. It is broken up into a 16 day plan, and includes chapter questions, vocabulary, writing prompts, reading comprehension questions, and projects. This would be a perfect resource for a homeschooler to follow along with the book. This is not the actual book.
Wings: The Journey Home - The Workbook
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Price: Free! Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
The perfect teaching companion with 200 thought-provoking questions for teaching important life lessons and values to ages 6 & up in a fun and inspiring way! To be used in conjunction with “Wings: The Journey Home,” an inspiring and entertaining coming of age tale about a young eagle who loses his way and finds himself along his journey. The Workbook also includes 31 sketches by William Hicks.
The Phantom Tollbooth: A Teaching Guide
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,460. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
This ebook is a guide for reading The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster. It is written for students ages 10-12. These lessons can be used by homeschoolers as part of a homeschool curriculum or by students who just want to be guided as they read a really great book. It can also be used by teachers who may be teaching this book to their classes, since it includes many great teaching ideas!
10 Ways to Get the Most from Your Child's Teacher
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,200. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Parent participation
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Enjoy a book full of empathy, joy and humor that has been written by a teacher with forty years of experience in education. This book of short anecdotes is chock-full of invaluable information for parents of school-aged children. Learn how to be an appropriate partner to your child's teacher, and be involved in your child's journey through school.
Loodusretk
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Price: Free! Words: 740. Language: Estonian. Published: March 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
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Shiloh Reading Group Activity Guide
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Series: Reading Group Guides. Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 1,150. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Language Arts / General
This “Shiloh” activity guide by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor is set up so it can be used as a unit plan for the teacher, or used by students in literature circles. It is broken up into a 15 day plan, and includes chapter questions, vocabulary, writing prompts, reading comprehension questions, and projects. This would be a perfect resource for a homeschooler to follow along with the book.
The Magic Train - Thinking Hat Guided Reading Worksheets
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Price: Free! Words: 40. Language: British English. Published: February 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
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Teachers are frequently told that they should be using the Thinking Hats to teach reading. This is great - except whereever they look, there are no simple, ready made worksheets for them to use. This discourages them from trying a great new way of teaching. This teaching method focuses on 6 different areas of thinking in every book, which of course helps them learn more than simply reading it.
Striker Jones Teacher's Companion
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 23,920. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Business, Careers, Occupations
Striker Jones doesn't need a magnifying glass to solve the crime, and neither will your students! Written for children ages 7-10, Striker teaches basic economics, including supply and demand, trade-offs, prices, and risk. Each story comes with a lesson plan for you to use to draw out the economic lessons with your class, including vocabulary, fun activities, and assignments!
16 Thinking Hat Worksheets for The Snail And The Whale
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Price: Free! Words: 40. Language: British English. Published: March 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
The Snail And The Whale is a very popular children's picture book. There are very few teaching resources for it. This book contain 16 Thinking Hat worksheets for it. 3 Worksheets on Facts (White Hat), 3 worksheets on feelings and emotions (Red Hat), 3 worksheets on positives (Yellow Hat), 3 worksheets on problems (Black Hat), 3 Worksheets on being creative (Green Hat) and a mind map (Blue Hat).
Mr. Pish Goes to the Farm
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Series: Mr. Pish Educational. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 170. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Dogs
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The adventurous traveling terrier, Mr. Pish, takes us on a personally guided tour to show us what goes on at a farm. In this sixth book in the Mr. Pish Educational Series, full color photographs and engaging text provide us with entertaining insight to teach us where our food comes from! Best viewed on a full color device.
The Ultimate Tree House Project: Project Kids Adventure #1
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Series: Project Kids Adventures, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 34,400. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Technology / Inventions
The Ultimate Tree House Project introduces basic Project Management concepts to children through an entertaining, funny story and simple lessons taught to one of the children by her father who is (of course) a Project Manager. She applies what she has learned and suddenly the girls are leaping ahead of the boys who had “just started building" - without a plan. Illustrated by Mathew Frauenstein
Fifty Ways to Teach Young Learners: Tips for ESL/EFL Teachers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,340. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013 by Wayzgoose Press. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
A resource book for teachers of English as a second or foreign language. This book presents ideas and techniques appropriate for young learners, divided into sections for Vocabulary; TPR, Songs, and Chants; Flashcards; Grammar; Combination Activities; and Holidays. Several of the activities are illustrated with photographs from the instructor’s own classroom.
Postcards from Mr. Pish: East Coast Edition (Volume 3)
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Series: Mr. Pish Educational. Price: $2.99 USD. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Dogs
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Mr. Pish, the lovable Jack Russell Terrier, leads readers on an expedition down the East Coast of the United States in Postcards from Mr. Pish Volume 3. With each new discovery, the traveling terrier sends a postcard with full-color photographs and engaging text geared to promote outdoor learning and literacy. Best viewed on a large, color e-reader screen.
Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing Reading Group Activity Guide
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Series: Reading Group Guides. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 880. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Language Arts / General
This "Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing" activity guide by Beverly Cleary is set up so it can be used as a unit plan for the teacher, or used by students in literature circles. This book is written by the legendary Judy Bloom. It is broken up into a 16 day plan, and includes chapter questions, vocabulary, writing prompts, projects, and reading comprehension questions.
Helping with Homework: A Guide for Teachers and Parents
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Series: Teacher Tips. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,250. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
Homework...does that word make you cringe? Homework is probably the most talked about idea in education today. Is it an unnecessary waste of energy for student and parents, or a useful tool for teachers?
Fourth Grade Rats Reading Group Activity Guide
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Series: Reading Group Guides. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,000. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Language Arts / General
This great activity guide written for the book, "Fourth Grade Rats" by Jerry Spinelli is set up so it can be used as a unit plan for the teacher, or used by students in literature circles. It is broken up into a 14 day plan, and includes chapter questions, vocabulary, reading comprehension, and projects. It is a great book to use with a lower level or struggling 4th grade readers.