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Persuasive/Opinion Writing Packet~ CCSS aligned, this easy-to-use writing packet includes a list of over thirty (30+) persuasive/opinion sentence starters, six (6) writing sample worksheets, three (3) lists of persuasive/opinion prompts, a letter prewriting template, paragraph prewriting graphic organizer, and full-size answer keys. These lessons review, teach, and reinforce critical skills to help students make their persuasive/opinion writing logical and organized. Print and go!

Persuasive/Opinion Writing Packet~ CCSS aligned, this easy-to-use writing packet includes a list of over thirty (30+) persuasive/opinion sentence starters, six (6) writing sample worksheets, three (3) lists of persuasive/opinion prompts, a letter prewriting template, paragraph prewriting graphic organizer, and full-size answer keys. These lessons review, teach, and reinforce critical skills to help students make their persuasive/opinion writing logical and organized. Print and go!

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Making Inferences Using Pictures~ Students who struggle with text have difficulty getting a complete “picture” of what’s going on. One way to simplify instruction is to teach inferences using only picture clues. Pictures can be decoded more quickly and are accessible to all readers. Includes 14 worksheets and 2 assessments. Great introduction and practice making inferences!

Making Inferences Using Pictures~ Students who struggle with text have difficulty getting a complete “picture” of what’s going on. One way to simplify instruction is to teach inferences using only picture clues. Pictures can be decoded more quickly and are accessible to all readers. Includes 14 worksheets and 2 assessments. Great introduction and practice making inferences!

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Subject & Verb Identification~ This 88-slide PowerPoint makes learning fun!  Students enjoy the entertaining animations, cartoon characters, and humorous dialogue. Students learn the trick of eliminating prepositional phrases to find the subject and verb of a sentence. Includes a list of common prepositions and practice worksheet!

Subject & Verb Identification~ This 88-slide PowerPoint makes learning fun! Students enjoy the entertaining animations, cartoon characters, and humorous dialogue. Students learn the trick of eliminating prepositional phrases to find the subject and verb of a sentence. Includes a list of common prepositions and practice worksheet!

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FREE Anti-Bullying Lesson Plans~ This four-day lesson plan can be implemented with very little preparation. Each lesson takes about 20 minutes and centers on class discussions of various free-access, online videos with anti-bullying themes.

FREE Anti-Bullying Lesson Plans~ This four-day lesson plan can be implemented with very little preparation. Each lesson takes about 20 minutes and centers on class discussions of various free-access, online videos with anti-bullying themes.

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FREE Print-and-Go Activity Sheets~ Goods and Services Economics worksheets to introduce or review key concepts! Companion products also available.

FREE Print-and-Go Activity Sheets~ Goods and Services Economics worksheets to introduce or review key concepts! Companion products also available.

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Scrambled Paragraphs~ This NO PREP activity packet contains three MORE Scrambled Paragraphs. Each paragraph is written at a BASIC, beginner level using easy sequencing clues such as “first,” “second,” and “third.” There are nine (9) ready-to-use printables. Just copy and go!

Scrambled Paragraphs~ This NO PREP activity packet contains three MORE Scrambled Paragraphs. Each paragraph is written at a BASIC, beginner level using easy sequencing clues such as “first,” “second,” and “third.” There are nine (9) ready-to-use printables. Just copy and go!

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Summary Packet~ This kid-friendly packet makes it easy for students to independently write summaries. Students follow step-by-step directions to create a clear, logical, and complete summary of any fiction or nonfiction selection. Teach the process one time, then let the students use it over and over, all year long!

Summary Packet~ This kid-friendly packet makes it easy for students to independently write summaries. Students follow step-by-step directions to create a clear, logical, and complete summary of any fiction or nonfiction selection. Teach the process one time, then let the students use it over and over, all year long!

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St. Patrick’s Day Activity Pack~ Seven fun, easy-to-use activities w/ full-page answer keys. No Prep! Print and Go!

St. Patrick’s Day Activity Pack~ Seven fun, easy-to-use activities w/ full-page answer keys. No Prep! Print and Go!

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Writing Mini-Unit~ Students use a structured template, as well as transition and inference clues to practice creating logical, organized paragraphs. Students unscramble and then cut-and-paste eight-sentence paragraphs that can only be reconstructed one, best way. These no-prep printables help students practice creating logical, organized paragraphs. Each lesson builds on the last. Fun, easy, and ready-to-go!

Writing Mini-Unit~ Students use a structured template, as well as transition and inference clues to practice creating logical, organized paragraphs. Students unscramble and then cut-and-paste eight-sentence paragraphs that can only be reconstructed one, best way. These no-prep printables help students practice creating logical, organized paragraphs. Each lesson builds on the last. Fun, easy, and ready-to-go!

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Scrambled Paragraphs (Challenging Level)~ Nine ready-to-use printables. Just copy and go! This NO PREP activity packet contains the fourth download of Scrambled Paragraphs– the most challenging set, so far! Students will use transitions (EX: suddenly, start, and next) and inferential clues to correctly organize each scrambled paragraph.

Scrambled Paragraphs (Challenging Level)~ Nine ready-to-use printables. Just copy and go! This NO PREP activity packet contains the fourth download of Scrambled Paragraphs– the most challenging set, so far! Students will use transitions (EX: suddenly, start, and next) and inferential clues to correctly organize each scrambled paragraph.

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Scrambled Paragraphs 4-in-1 BUNDLE Activity Packets~ Four of my most popular products for 20% off the total price. Students use a structured template, as well as transition and inference clues to practice creating logical, organized paragraphs. This bundle contains the following four Scrambled Paragraphs products in a single, compressed file: Introduction, Basic, Intermediate, and Challenging. Fun way for students to learn how to logically organize their writing!

Scrambled Paragraphs 4-in-1 BUNDLE Activity Packets~ Four of my most popular products for 20% off the total price. Students use a structured template, as well as transition and inference clues to practice creating logical, organized paragraphs. This bundle contains the following four Scrambled Paragraphs products in a single, compressed file: Introduction, Basic, Intermediate, and Challenging. Fun way for students to learn how to logically organize their writing!

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Scrambled Paragraphs~ This NO PREP activity packet contains three MORE Scrambled Paragraphs. Each paragraph is written at a BASIC, beginner level using easy sequencing clues such as “first,” “second,” and “third.” There are nine (9) ready-to-use printables. Just copy and go!

Scrambled Paragraphs~ This NO PREP activity packet contains three MORE Scrambled Paragraphs. Each paragraph is written at a BASIC, beginner level using easy sequencing clues such as “first,” “second,” and “third.” There are nine (9) ready-to-use printables. Just copy and go!

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Scrambled Paragraphs~ This NO PREP activity packet contains three MORE Scrambled Paragraph written at an INTERMEDIATE, level using easy sequencing clues such as “first,” “next,” and “finally.” There are nine (9) ready-to-use printables. Just copy and go! Each paragraph has eight (8) sentences that can only be put together one way. Students quickly learn to use transitions and inferential clues to assemble these organized, logical paragraphs.

Scrambled Paragraphs~ This NO PREP activity packet contains three MORE Scrambled Paragraph written at an INTERMEDIATE, level using easy sequencing clues such as “first,” “next,” and “finally.” There are nine (9) ready-to-use printables. Just copy and go! Each paragraph has eight (8) sentences that can only be put together one way. Students quickly learn to use transitions and inferential clues to assemble these organized, logical paragraphs.

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Production & Consumption Economics Activities~ These easy-to-use, no-prep, printables are great to introduce or review goods and services. Companion products also available.

Production & Consumption Economics Activities~ These easy-to-use, no-prep, printables are great to introduce or review goods and services. Companion products also available.

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Economics Activity COMBO Pack~ These eight (8) print-and-go worksheets cover several key concepts including needs/wants, goods/services, and production/consumption. This fun, easy-to-use download bundles three (3) other products. Use these printables for introductory lessons or review. Includes full-size answer keys for each activity!

Economics Activity COMBO Pack~ These eight (8) print-and-go worksheets cover several key concepts including needs/wants, goods/services, and production/consumption. This fun, easy-to-use download bundles three (3) other products. Use these printables for introductory lessons or review. Includes full-size answer keys for each activity!

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Needs & Wants Economics Activities~ Four (4) ready-to-use worksheets with teaching suggestions and full-sized answer keys -AND- a reading selection and word search that introduces basic economics concepts. Just print and go! This lesson is part of a companion product.

Needs & Wants Economics Activities~ Four (4) ready-to-use worksheets with teaching suggestions and full-sized answer keys -AND- a reading selection and word search that introduces basic economics concepts. Just print and go! This lesson is part of a companion product.

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Understanding Prompts: Expository, Narrative, & Persuasive~ Fun, easy, and ready-to-use activities! Students learn key words and are able to understand what type of writing is expected. This makes every phase of writing easier and more focused. When students “get it” they lose their fear and are eager to write! Companion PowerPoint product also available.

Understanding Prompts: Expository, Narrative, & Persuasive~ Fun, easy, and ready-to-use activities! Students learn key words and are able to understand what type of writing is expected. This makes every phase of writing easier and more focused. When students “get it” they lose their fear and are eager to write! Companion PowerPoint product also available.

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Animated PowerPoint introduces the three (3) types of writing: expository, narrative, and persuasive. Students learn key words that signal each type of writing. Knowing what the prompt requires makes writing easy!

Animated PowerPoint introduces the three (3) types of writing: expository, narrative, and persuasive. Students learn key words that signal each type of writing. Knowing what the prompt requires makes writing easy!

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PARAGRAPH WRITING PowerPoint~ Fun, animated, slide presentation! This step-by-step approach helps students see how easy it can be to decode prompts, use prewriting activities to generate ideas, create a draft with organized ideas and supporting details, revise writing for clarity and fluency, edit writing for accuracy, and publish writing that is attractive and easy-to-read. This “nuts and bolts” approach takes the mystery out of writing!

PARAGRAPH WRITING PowerPoint~ Fun, animated, slide presentation! This step-by-step approach helps students see how easy it can be to decode prompts, use prewriting activities to generate ideas, create a draft with organized ideas and supporting details, revise writing for clarity and fluency, edit writing for accuracy, and publish writing that is attractive and easy-to-read. This “nuts and bolts” approach takes the mystery out of writing!

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FREE Paragraph Writing Introduction~ These print-and-go worksheets include the steps of the writing process and key vocabulary. Use these printables to support any writing program. Other companion products are available.

FREE Paragraph Writing Introduction~ These print-and-go worksheets include the steps of the writing process and key vocabulary. Use these printables to support any writing program. Other companion products are available.

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Paragraph Writing Introduction: Skill Sheets~ Fun, ready-to-use worksheets introduce an easy, step-by-step process for writing clear, logical paragraphs. This organized approach works, even for students who claim they “hate writing.” Companion PowerPoint product also available.

Paragraph Writing Introduction: Skill Sheets~ Fun, ready-to-use worksheets introduce an easy, step-by-step process for writing clear, logical paragraphs. This organized approach works, even for students who claim they “hate writing.” Companion PowerPoint product also available.

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FREE Mouse Money~ This cute, ready-to-use play “money” is perfect for economics lessons, games, or incentive programs. Print, chop, and go!

FREE Mouse Money~ This cute, ready-to-use play “money” is perfect for economics lessons, games, or incentive programs. Print, chop, and go!

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Little House in the Big Woods Novel Packet~ Easy to Grade! Print and Go! This ready-to-use packet contains vocabulary, worksheets, quizzes, and discussion questions, as well as may extras including, a writing graphic organizer, coloring page, and word search. The materials are designed for busy teachers. These versatile printables can be used by students who are reading the book independently, book groups, as part of a social studies unit, or during whole-class, integrated reading instruction.

Little House in the Big Woods Novel Packet~ Easy to Grade! Print and Go! This ready-to-use packet contains vocabulary, worksheets, quizzes, and discussion questions, as well as may extras including, a writing graphic organizer, coloring page, and word search. The materials are designed for busy teachers. These versatile printables can be used by students who are reading the book independently, book groups, as part of a social studies unit, or during whole-class, integrated reading instruction.

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Valentine's Day Activities Packet~ NO PREP! Print and go! These fun activities build language arts skills and keep kids busy!

Valentine’s Day Activities Packet~ NO PREP! Print and go! These fun activities build language arts skills and keep kids busy!

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Persuasive Writing Activity~ These print-and-go handouts and activities make it easy for students to select a charity or service organization. Each child writes his or her own persuasive essay to win the hypothetical hundred dollars for their charity. Great way to begin any school service project!

Persuasive Writing Activity~ These print-and-go handouts and activities make it easy for students to select a charity or service organization. Each child writes his or her own persuasive essay to win the hypothetical hundred dollars for their charity. Great way to begin any school service project!

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Identifying Subjects & Verbs~ These handouts, printables, and assessments help students eliminate prepositional phrases to easily identify the subject and verb. Includes preposition handouts, step-by-step introduction, practice worksheets, and quick, easy-to-grade assessments.

Identifying Subjects & Verbs~ These handouts, printables, and assessments help students eliminate prepositional phrases to easily identify the subject and verb. Includes preposition handouts, step-by-step introduction, practice worksheets, and quick, easy-to-grade assessments.

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Addition and Subtraction 0-20 Practice Activity~ The first child asks “Who has…?” The student with the answer card responds, “I have…” and provides the answer. Each clue of this “Loop Activity” leads to another student’s answer card. Fun activity that encourages students to listen carefully for clues throughout this engaging “I Have… Who Has?”

Addition and Subtraction 0-20 Practice Activity~ The first child asks “Who has…?” The student with the answer card responds, “I have…” and provides the answer. Each clue of this “Loop Activity” leads to another student’s answer card. Fun activity that encourages students to listen carefully for clues throughout this engaging “I Have… Who Has?”

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Helping Verbs: Quick Mastery~ Students learn the complete list of helping verbs by singing new words to a familiar tune. Fun, easy, and ready-to-use! Includes handouts, lyrics, and easy-to-use assessment tools.

Helping Verbs: Quick Mastery~ Students learn the complete list of helping verbs by singing new words to a familiar tune. Fun, easy, and ready-to-use! Includes handouts, lyrics, and easy-to-use assessment tools.

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FREE Print-and-Go Activity Sheets~ Goods and Services Economics and Paragraph Writing Introduction: Steps of Writing Process & Vocabulary. Check out these free resources and more at my Teachers Pay Teachers store!

FREE Print-and-Go Activity Sheets~ Goods and Services Economics and Paragraph Writing Introduction: Steps of Writing Process & Vocabulary. Check out these free resources and more at my Teachers Pay Teachers store!

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Writing a Friendly Letter: Practice and Assessment ~ Fun, easy, and ready-to-use activities! Print and go! Students will easily follow the step-by-step introduction and review of the parts of a friendly letter. The last handout assesses students’ ability to write their own correctly-formatted letter.

Writing a Friendly Letter: Practice and Assessment ~ Fun, easy, and ready-to-use activities! Print and go! Students will easily follow the step-by-step introduction and review of the parts of a friendly letter. The last handout assesses students’ ability to write their own correctly-formatted letter.

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Economics Vocabulary & Skill Worksheets~ Fun, easy, and ready-to-use activities to compliment any 3-5 economics program. Vocabulary practice and change-of-routine activities. 10 worksheets w/ full-page answer keys. Print and go!

Economics Vocabulary & Skill Worksheets~ Fun, easy, and ready-to-use activities to compliment any 3-5 economics program. Vocabulary practice and change-of-routine activities. 10 worksheets w/ full-page answer keys. Print and go!

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Economics Vocabulary & Worksheets~ These print-and-go activities provide practice using economics vocabulary, calculating profit, and problem-solving kid-friendly business problems. Download includes five (5) easy-to-use worksheets with full-page answer keys!

Economics Vocabulary & Worksheets~ These print-and-go activities provide practice using economics vocabulary, calculating profit, and problem-solving kid-friendly business problems. Download includes five (5) easy-to-use worksheets with full-page answer keys!

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FREE Speech Rubric: Powers of Government Branches~ Formattable WORD documents include a parent letter and one-page rubric. Introduce and evaluate student speeches about the balance of powers among the judicial, executive, and legislative branches. Students easily understand how their preparation, 1-to-3 minute speech, and presentation will be evaluated. Easy-to-use checklist assesses student’s effort, content, and delivery.

FREE Speech Rubric: Powers of Government Branches~ Formattable WORD documents include a parent letter and one-page rubric. Introduce and evaluate student speeches about the balance of powers among the judicial, executive, and legislative branches. Students easily understand how their preparation, 1-to-3 minute speech, and presentation will be evaluated. Easy-to-use checklist assesses student’s effort, content, and delivery.

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All About Me Craftivity~ Three, fun, easy, and ready-to-use craftivities! Use for health lessons, hall display, or writing lessons. Print and go!

All About Me Craftivity~ Three, fun, easy, and ready-to-use craftivities! Use for health lessons, hall display, or writing lessons. Print and go!

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FREE Academic Progress and Behavior Report~ Easy-to-Use single page behavior log. Students help fill it out. Discuss, file, or send home for a parent signature.

FREE Academic Progress and Behavior Report~ Easy-to-Use single page behavior log. Students help fill it out. Discuss, file, or send home for a parent signature.

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This 88-slide PowerPoint teaches students to easily identify the subject and verb of a sentence. The entertaining lesson contains animations, cartoon characters, and humorous dialogue. Students learn a “trick” for identifying subjects and verbs– eliminate prepositional phrases from the sentence. Any student with a basic understanding of nouns and verbs will enjoy success with this approach. Includes a list of common prepositions and practice worksheet!

This 88-slide PowerPoint teaches students to easily identify the subject and verb of a sentence. The entertaining lesson contains animations, cartoon characters, and humorous dialogue. Students learn a “trick” for identifying subjects and verbs– eliminate prepositional phrases from the sentence. Any student with a basic understanding of nouns and verbs will enjoy success with this approach. Includes a list of common prepositions and practice worksheet!

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