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I love to create engaging, hands-on materials to help children learn.

I love to create engaging, hands-on materials to help children learn.
Hungry Caterpillar Subtraction Centers

Hungry Caterpillar Subtraction Centers

These Centers help students practice their subtraction skills. These are the Centers: • Hungry Caterpillar Subtraction Problem Match-Up • Hungry Caterpillar Subtraction Game • Find the Subtraction Facts for the Fact Family • Hungry Caterpillar Subtract and Write There is a Center card for each Center. There are also 66 subtraction problem cards and 66 answer cards that are used for the Centers. There is a game board in color and one in black and white for one of the Centers. I have laminated the pieces for my class and the students use vis-à-vis markers, which wipe off when they are done. There are 38 pages. Thanks! SDH Creations
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Tall Tales/ Folktales Unit

Tall Tales/ Folktales Unit

This Tall Tales Unit (81 pages) includes activities for these Tall Tales: John Henry, Annie Oakley, Babe the Ox, Calamity Jane, Davy Crockett, Paul Bunyan, Pecos Bill, Sally Ann Thunder Ann Whirlwind and Slue-foot Sue. The versions of the Tall Tales can vary somewhat, so I made the worksheets so they should be able to be used with any version, including a video version. There is general information about Tall Tales, Vocabulary Word Wall Word cards for Tall Tales and a section for each Tall Tale story. For each Tall Tale, there is a cover page (which can be used on a bulletin board), general information about that Tall Tale (although there may be different versions out there), Student Worksheets: Exaggerations, Writing a Letter to that character, a Story Map and a Web. There are additional worksheets: 3 pages of Making Connections between different Tall Tales with characters that are interacted together in their Tall Tales, a page for students to write their Schema about Tall Tales before you start your unit, a K-W-L chart page and 3 pages to help students write their own Tall Tales (pre-writing page, planning page, and writing page) Thanks! SDH Creations
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True or False Equations: School Themed

True or False Equations: School Themed

These are cards to use in a Math Center or in a small group. There are 2 Header cards “True” and “False”. There are 6 pages with 6 cards on each page. These cards all involve addition or an equation such as 0=0. Each card has a number sentence on it. Half of them are True and half are False. The students sort the cards by whether the number sentences are True or False. There are different types of addition sentences. (2=2, 1+1=2, 2 + 0 = 1 + 1). These are at a beginning level as the students learn to tell if number sentences are True or False. Thanks! SDH Creations
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Tropical Fun Theme Calendar Set

Tropical Fun Theme Calendar Set

This is a Calendar set with a Tropical Fun Theme. It has a yellow and white background with flamingos, pineapples, watermelons, popsicles, and ice cream cones. It is done with pink, yellow, orange, green, and teal. It is a very light and fun theme for your classroom. This set includes cards for the word “Calendar”, as well as, for each month. There are 4 sets of cards done in different fonts/colors. There are 5 sets of Calendar numbers done with different clip art. There is a set for each of these: flamingos, pineapples, watermelons, popsicles, and ice cream cones. There are also year cards for the next four years. If you use a pocket chart and find that the cards don’t quite fit, you can adjust the % size when you print. Thanks so much! Education Whimsy
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Tropical Fun Theme Math Bin and Notebook Labels

Tropical Fun Theme Math Bin and Notebook Labels

This is a set of cards to label Math bins and Notebooks with a Tropical Fun Theme. It has a yellow and white background with flamingos, pineapples, watermelons, popsicles, and ice cream cones. It is done with pink, yellow, orange, green, and teal. It is a very light and fun theme for your classroom. There are 52 labels for Math materials in your classroom. There is a page of 4 blank labels that you can use to write on for additional words you may need. I use packing tape to attach these to my math bins. I also use some of these to label my notebooks and storage bins. Enjoy! Education Whimsy
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Pineapple Teacher Toolbox Label Cards

Pineapple Teacher Toolbox Label Cards

This is a set of labels for a Teacher Toolbox (Hardware box). They will fit the 22 or 18 drawer sizes. The labels are done with pineapples. They match the other Tropical Fun themed items we have posted recently.. The font color comes in both black and green, There are 14 large labels and 1 large blank label. There are 22 small labels and 2 blank small labels to choose from. I have used my Teacher Toolbox for about 5 years now and I love it! It is great to have small items right at hand when I need them. Enjoy! Education Whimsy
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Tropical Fun Teacher Toolbox Label Cards

Tropical Fun Teacher Toolbox Label Cards

This is a set of labels for a Teacher Toolbox (Hardware box). They will fit the 22 or 18 drawer sizes. The labels are done with the same Tropical Fun theme that we have also posted other items recently. The background is yellow and white and it has flamingos, pineapples, watermelons, popsicles, and ice cream cones. The font color comes in both black and pink, There are 14 large labels and 1 large blank label. There are 22 small labels and 2 blank small labels to choose from. I have used my Teacher Toolbox for about 5 years now and I love it! It is great to have small items right at hand when I need them. Enjoy! Education Whimsy
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Flamingo Teacher Toolbox Label Cards

Flamingo Teacher Toolbox Label Cards

This is a set of labels for a Teacher Toolbox (Hardware box). They will fit the 22 or 18 drawer sizes. The labels are done with flamingos. They match the other Tropical Fun themed items we have posted recently. The font color is black. There are 14 large labels and 1 large blank label. There are 22 small labels and 2 blank small labels to choose from. I have used my Teacher Toolbox for about 5 years now and I love it! It is great to have small items right at hand when I need them. Enjoy! Education Whimsy
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Tropical Fun Themed Schedule Cards (Including Editable Cards)

Tropical Fun Themed Schedule Cards (Including Editable Cards)

This is a set of Schedule cards in the same Tropical Fun theme that we have posted items in recently. There are 24 cards (done in 2 different fonts- so 48 cards total) with different words for the subjects, special area classes and other words. There are 2 blank cards if you need to add in other words (by writing or printing on other labels and attaching them). There are also 2 smaller blank cards if you would like to add times next to the words for your schedule. This file has been updated to include EDITABLE cards of 2 different sizes to add your own words and times for your Schedule display. Enjoy! Education Whimsy
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Tropical Fun Themed Word Wall Letters

Tropical Fun Themed Word Wall Letters

This is a set of letters to use for Word Walls or other signs. The background is the Tropical Fun theme (with yellow and white stripes) with flamingos, pineapples, watermelons, ice cream cones, and popsicles. It matches the other items in this collection. There are 2 sets- one with green letters and one with pink letters. Enjoy! Education Whimsy
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Tropical Fun Themed Bulletin Board Pictures and Background Paper

Tropical Fun Themed Bulletin Board Pictures and Background Paper

These are pictures that match the Tropical Fun theme of some other items we have posted. These are great for making bulletin boards and adding touches of decoration to your classroom. (You can change the size of the pictures when you print them by changing the % or printing multiple pages per sheet.) There is also a Tropical Fun background paper included. Enjoy! Education Whimsy
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Tropical Fun Themed Banners- Letters and Numbers

Tropical Fun Themed Banners- Letters and Numbers

These are letter and number flags to make banners for your classroom. For example, you can make subject banners for your bulletin boards (Math, Reading, etc). There is a flag (triangle shape) for each letter and the numbers 0-10. The numbers are great for making signs to number table groups or Center areas. Enjoy! Education Whimsy
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Tropical Fun Themed Classroom Items

Tropical Fun Themed Classroom Items

This is a bundle of Tropical Fun themed items to help set up your classroom. It includes: a Calendar set, Math bin and notebook labels, teacher toolbox labels, bulletin board and background paper, Schedule cards (including editable cards), word wall letters and Welcome banners.
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Magic Tree House Book #2: A Knight at Dawn Reading Comprehension Packet

Magic Tree House Book #2: A Knight at Dawn Reading Comprehension Packet

This is a Reading Comprehension packet to go along with the Magic Tree House Book #2: A Knight at Dawn. I have used it with First and Second grade students. There is a cover page to make each student a packet, along with a comprehension page for each chapter. There is a page to preview the book and a page at the end for the students' thoughts on the book. I have used the packet with both a small group of students and with a whole class at one time. You can differentiate when you use the packet. The more independent students can work on the book and packet on their own or with a partner, while you work with the students who need more direction and help. In the packet, I have included different types of reading comprehension questions and activities, such as Text-to-Self (text, world) connections, Predicting, Visualizing, Character Traits, and different styles of questions. I have the packet for Book #1 listed for FREE so you can see what a packet is like. Each packet I have made is specific to the book, so they are a little different, but you would get the general idea. Thanks so much for looking!
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Magic Tree House Book 3: Mummies in the Morning Reading Comprehension Packet

Magic Tree House Book 3: Mummies in the Morning Reading Comprehension Packet

This is a Reading Comprehension packet to go along with the Magic Tree House Book #3: Mummies in the Morning. I have used it with First and Second grade students. There is a cover page to make each student a packet, along with a comprehension page for each chapter. There is a page to preview the book and a page at the end for the students' thoughts on the book. I have used the packet with both a small group of students and with a whole class at one time. You can differentiate when you use the packet. The more independent students can work on the book and packet on their own or with a partner, while you work with the students who need more direction and help. In the packet, I have included different types of reading comprehension questions and activities, such as Text-to-Self (text, world) connections, Predicting, Visualizing, Character Traits, and different styles of questions. I have the packet for Book #1 listed for FREE so you can see what a packet is like. Each packet I have made is specific to the book, so they are a little different, but you would get the general idea. Thanks so much for looking!
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Magic Tree House Book #4: Pirates Past Noon Reading Comprehension Packet

Magic Tree House Book #4: Pirates Past Noon Reading Comprehension Packet

This is a Reading Comprehension packet to go along with the Magic Tree House Book #4: Pirates Past Noon. I have used it with First and Second grade students. There is a cover page to make each student a packet, along with a comprehension page for each chapter. There is a page to preview the book and a page at the end for the students' thoughts on the book. I have used the packet with both a small group of students and with a whole class at one time. You can differentiate when you use the packet. The more independent students can work on the book and packet on their own or with a partner, while you work with the students who need more direction and help. In the packet, I have included different types of reading comprehension questions and activities, such as Text-to-Self (text, world) connections, Predicting, Visualizing, Character Traits, and different styles of questions. I have the packet for Book #1 listed for FREE so you can see what a packet is like. Each packet I have made is specific to the book, so they are a little different, but you would get the general idea. Thanks so much for looking!
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Magic Tree House Book 5: Night of the Ninjas Reading Comprehension Packet

Magic Tree House Book 5: Night of the Ninjas Reading Comprehension Packet

This is a Reading Comprehension packet to go along with the Magic Tree House Book #5:Night of the Ninjas . I have used it with First and Second grade students. There is a cover page to make each student a packet, along with a comprehension page for each chapter. There is a page to preview the book and a page at the end for the students' thoughts on the book. I have used the packet with both a small group of students and with a whole class at one time. You can differentiate when you use the packet. The more independent students can work on the book and packet on their own or with a partner, while you work with the students who need more direction and help. In the packet, I have included different types of reading comprehension questions and activities, such as Text-to-Self (text, world) connections, Predicting, Visualizing, Character Traits, and different styles of questions. I have the packet for Book #1 listed for FREE so you can see what a packet is like. Each packet I have made is specific to the book, so they are a little different, but you would get the general idea. Thanks so much for looking!
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Magic Tree House Book 6: Afternoon on the Amazon

Magic Tree House Book 6: Afternoon on the Amazon

This is a Reading Comprehension packet to go along with the Magic Tree House Book #6: Afternoon on the Amazon. I have used it with First and Second grade students. There is a cover page to make each student a packet, along with a comprehension page for each chapter. There is a page to preview the book and a page at the end for the students' thoughts on the book. I have used the packet with both a small group of students and with a whole class at one time. You can differentiate when you use the packet. The more independent students can work on the book and packet on their own or with a partner, while you work with the students who need more direction and help. In the packet, I have included different types of reading comprehension questions and activities, such as Text-to-Self (text, world) connections, Predicting, Visualizing, Character Traits, and different styles of questions. I have the packet for Book #1 listed for FREE so you can see what a packet is like. Each packet I have made is specific to the book, so they are a little different, but you would get the general idea. Thanks so much for looking!
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Magic Tree House Book 7: Sunset of the Sabertooth Reading Comprehension Packet

Magic Tree House Book 7: Sunset of the Sabertooth Reading Comprehension Packet

This is a Reading Comprehension packet to go along with the Magic Tree House Book #7: Sunset of the Sabertooth. I have used it with First and Second grade students. There is a cover page to make each student a packet, along with a comprehension page for each chapter. There is a page to preview the book and a page at the end for the students' thoughts on the book. I have used the packet with both a small group of students and with a whole class at one time. You can differentiate when you use the packet. The more independent students can work on the book and packet on their own or with a partner, while you work with the students who need more direction and help. In the packet, I have included different types of reading comprehension questions and activities, such as Text-to-Self (text, world) connections, Predicting, Visualizing, Character Traits, and different styles of questions. I have the packet for Book #1 listed for FREE so you can see what a packet is like. Each packet I have made is specific to the book, so they are a little different, but you would get the general idea. Thanks so much for looking!
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Magic Tree House Book 8: Midnight on the Moon Reading Comprehension Packet

Magic Tree House Book 8: Midnight on the Moon Reading Comprehension Packet

This is a Reading Comprehension packet to go along with the Magic Tree House Book #8: Midnight on the Moon. I have used it with First and Second grade students. There is a cover page to make each student a packet, along with a comprehension page for each chapter. There is a page to preview the book and a page at the end for the students' thoughts on the book. I have used the packet with both a small group of students and with a whole class at one time. You can differentiate when you use the packet. The more independent students can work on the book and packet on their own or with a partner, while you work with the students who need more direction and help. In the packet, I have included different types of reading comprehension questions and activities, such as Text-to-Self (text, world) connections, Predicting, Visualizing, Character Traits, and different styles of questions. I have the packet for Book #1 listed for FREE so you can see what a packet is like. Each packet I have made is specific to the book, so they are a little different, but you would get the general idea. Thanks so much for looking!
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Magic Tree House Book 9: Dolphins at Daybreak Reading Comprehension Packet

Magic Tree House Book 9: Dolphins at Daybreak Reading Comprehension Packet

This is a Reading Comprehension packet to go along with the Magic Tree House Book #9: Dolphins at Daybreak. I have used it with First and Second grade students. There is a cover page to make each student a packet, along with a comprehension page for each chapter. There is a page to preview the book and a page at the end for the students' thoughts on the book. I have used the packet with both a small group of students and with a whole class at one time. You can differentiate when you use the packet. The more independent students can work on the book and packet on their own or with a partner, while you work with the students who need more direction and help. In the packet, I have included different types of reading comprehension questions and activities, such as Text-to-Self (text, world) connections, Predicting, Visualizing, Character Traits, and different styles of questions. I have the packet for Book #1 listed for FREE so you can see what a packet is like. Each packet I have made is specific to the book, so they are a little different, but you would get the general idea. (This set has an Answer Key.) Thanks so much for looking!
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Early Elementary Math Word Problems

Early Elementary Math Word Problems

This is a set of Word Problems I made for my First Grade class. The cards have a Star Wars theme. (The Common Core Standards are listed below, in case you use them. They are also on the pages.) These were made for First Grade, but I have also used them with Second Grade. The Center Cards are full size pages you can print out and put at the Center. They have the directions on them. (CC 1.OA1)- Word Problem Cards (8 pgs- 16 problems of varying difficulty- addition & subtraction) Center Cards: Spaceship Problem, Restaurant Problem, Making Light Saber Ten Packs, Ten Frame (CC 1.OA2)- Word Problem Cards (10 pgs- 20 problems of varying difficulty- some with number sentence frames to provide a guide for students Center Card: Adding 3 Numbers (CC 1.OA3)- Center Cards: Cube Trains, Domino “Turn Around” Facts, Fact Family Dominoes, Subtraction with the 10 Frame (CC 1.OA4)- Center Cards: Counters Under a Cup, Missing Cubes Thanks for looking!
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Magic Tree House Book 17: Tonight on the Titanic Reading Comprehension Packet

Magic Tree House Book 17: Tonight on the Titanic Reading Comprehension Packet

This is a Reading Comprehension packet to go along with the Magic Tree House Book #17: Tonight on the Titanic. I have used it with First and Second grade students. There is a cover page to make each student a packet, along with a comprehension page for each chapter. There is a page to preview the book and a page at the end for the students' thoughts on the book. I have used the packet with both a small group of students and with a whole class at one time. You can differentiate when you use the packet. The more independent students can work on the book and packet on their own or with a partner, while you work with the students who need more direction and help. In the packet, I have included different types of reading comprehension questions and activities, such as Text-to-Self (text, world) connections, Predicting, Visualizing, Character Traits, and different styles of questions. I have the packet for Book #1 listed for FREE so you can see what a packet is like. Each packet I have made is specific to the book, so they are a little different, but you would get the general idea. Thanks so much for looking!
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Beginning Subtraction Facts Cards and Worksheets

Beginning Subtraction Facts Cards and Worksheets

Contents 8 pages of subtraction flashcards 10 pages of subtraction problems 1 page of problems to solve for the missing subtrahend. These are great flash cards and papers for students who are learning to solve subtraction problems. They will help the students with the Common Core Standard of having fluency when solving subtraction problems. I used these flash cards and papers with my First Grade class this year. They loved the zoo/jungle animal theme.Our building is decorated with a jungle theme. I hope you students also enjoy using these pages. Thank you!
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