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Homeschooling mom of five sons with over 18 years experience teaching and creating learning materials.

Homeschooling mom of five sons with over 18 years experience teaching and creating learning materials.
Bible Study: Transfiguration of Jesus

Bible Study: Transfiguration of Jesus

Matthew 17 and the Transfiguration of Jesus. This important passage in scripture shows us that Jesus is not that same as you and I. He is the Son of God. As he is transfigured, Peter puts his foot in his mouth again. I love Peter. I can relate to his humanity. In the end, the Father tells us that Jesus is His Son and we are to listen to Him. What an important lesson! Activities included: Matthew 17:1-9 Active reading. Foldable booklet activity Transfiguration maze Bookmark with the reminder to Listen to Him. coloring pages
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Movie Response Sheet: Video Review

Movie Response Sheet: Video Review

21 Movie/video Response MEGA Pack Printables Looking for a fun, open ended way to assess what a student learns during a movie? These movie response worksheets help your student respond to and interact about any video or movie! Literacy activity, literacy centers, homework, homeschooling Use these printables to help your student pull the core of the message from the movie. Choose your focus: Movie: free write/ response Movie: comprehension questions Movie: vocabulary development Movie: setting Movie: plot Movie: characters and more.
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3rd Grade Math: Star Wars Activities

3rd Grade Math: Star Wars Activities

Embrace the Force. Kids of all ages love Star Wars. These Star Wars themed activities will grab your kid’s attention. 16 Multiplication Activities Included Bubble in the multiple pages for 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, and 12's Multiplication Tables Multiplication Targets Multiplication Target Blank Multiplication: Bar Graph Mastering 3rd grade Multiplication Perfect for substitutes Excellent math fact practice
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MLA Citations, MLA Formatting, Plagiarism, and Paraphrasing

MLA Citations, MLA Formatting, Plagiarism, and Paraphrasing

MLA Citations, MLA Formatting Plagiarism, and Paraphrasing are all essential skills for proficient writers. Students need to learn not only how to cite sources, but also why they need to give credit to the original sources. *MLA version 8 Students learn the basics of MLA Citations, the reasons why plagiarism is wrong, how to summarize and paraphrase and how to give in-text citations. This product is includes MLA Power Point: 20 Slides Describing how to cite sources within a student writing. Bonus* Included Power Point (Both pdf and pptx versions) What is Plagiarism? Plagiarism questions Plagiarism Brochure Activity Paraphrasing and Summarizing Reading Paraphrasing and Summarizing Reference Page Reading Maps (3 formats) Paraphrase: Honeybees Paraphrase: Rikki-Tikki-Tavi Paraphrase: The Snow Leopard Paraphrase: Teacher/student choice MLA Citations: Citing Your Research Reading (Answer Key Included) MLA Citation Fundamentals MLA Citations: Capture the Source Notecards MLA Citation Scavenger Hunt MLA Essay Assignment: Prompt MLA Source Organizer MLA Essay Planner In-Text Citations SAMPLE For Essay Assignment
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Honeybee: A Unit Study of Bees

Honeybee: A Unit Study of Bees

Insects cannot be explored without studying the queens of insects: honeybees! Everything your students need to dive into learning about Honeybees. These industrious insects are fascinating to study when exploring the wonderful world of Insects. This unit is included in my Insect Bundle! No Prep: Just print and go! Studying Insects and/or Bees? These 24 Activities are a great companion. A great stand alone unit, or complement to an existing unit. Have Fun! Insect Activities Included Bee Science KWL Chart about Bees About “Honeybees” Nonfiction Reading Honeybees: Reading and Comprehension Questions Anatomy of a Honeybee Draw a Honeybee Life Cycle of a Honeybee Honeybee Hive Reading KWL Chart: Honey Uses for Honey Activity Queen Honeybee Reading and Questions Worker Honeybee Reading and Maze Bee Sting Bee Writing “Life of a Worker Bee” Booklet Honeybee Jobs Reference Sheet Cut and Paste Images Template Creative Writing Prompts (Journal writing) Bee Paper Bee Math Hex Maze Hex Fractions Research Activity Extension Activity/Video Response
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Writing: Letters to My Future Self

Writing: Letters to My Future Self

Letter writing is a rewarding way to encourage kids to grow in their writing. This pack includes everything you need to create a writing lesson that all of your students will love. These write, decorate, cut, fold and go letters are meant to be written and then stored for a future date. Adaptable for grades K-12. For younger students you will want to allow them to dictate the letters to you. Older students will benefit from going through the writer's process. Regardless, these keepsake letters will be priceless! Inside you will find everything you need to create a successful writing center, writers workshop, or guided writing practice. 11 Letter Templates: *My wish-list for this School Year *To “My High School Graduate Self” *Happy 18th Birthday *My First Car *My Favorite Things *My Life Dreams *Happy 21st Birthday to Me *Getting Married *Congratulations: We are Parents! *My Bucket List *Blank Also Included: Brainstorming Worksheets Rough Draft template Letter to parents Skills Learned and Applied Friendly Letter Format Letter writing Penmanship Writers process Creative writing
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Butterflies: Unit Study of Butterflies (Insect Unit)

Butterflies: Unit Study of Butterflies (Insect Unit)

Butterflies. The most elegant of insects. I love this painted insect and love to share all about them with my kids. Whether your student is studying a specific butterfly, or exploring insects in general, they will enjoy these butterfly centered activities. Everything your students need to dive into learning about Butterflies. The butterfly is the perfect topic while learning about metamorphosis and the wonderful world of insects. Included in this Butterfly Unit Butterfly Science -Butterfly KWL Chart -About Butterflies Nonfiction Reading -Reading Comprehension Questions -“Life of a Butterfly” Booklet Butterfly Nonfiction Reading -Life Cycle of a Butterfly -Anatomy of a Butterfly -Bring Butterflies to your yard Butterfly Writing -Butterfly word search -Butterfly crossword -Butterfly Creative writing prompts -Monarch Butterfly Research -Box organizer -Word Web -Paragraph Organizer -Butterfly paper Butterfly Math -Maze 1 -Maze 2 -Butterfly Symmetry -Butterfly/Flower Fraction Butterfly Fun -Coloring Pages -Movie Activities
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Ants: Unit Study of Ants (Insect Unit)

Ants: Unit Study of Ants (Insect Unit)

nsects! We really cannot study insects without looking at the facinating world of ants! No Prep: Just print and go! Studying Insects and/or Ants? These 24 Activities are a great companion. A great stand alone unit, or complement to an existing unit. You can complete these with or without access to an Ant Farm, but an Ant Farm makes this unit Crawl to life! Have Fun! Activities Included Ant Science KWL Chart: Opening activity- What Do I Know, What Do I Want to Know, and What did I learn about ants. About Ants Nonfiction Reading Queen Ants: Reading and Comprehension Questions Worker Ants: Reading and Comprehension Questions Drone Ants: Reading and Comprehension Questions Life Cycle of the Ant Poster/Notebook Cover Ant Life Cycle Reading Ant Life Cycle Foldable Anatomy of the Ant Diagram: Label Anatomy Activity Creative Writing 9 Writing Prompts about Ants Ant Math Maze Word Problems Research/Writing Research 12 Ant Species (Using books or internet) 2 Writing Organizers Ant Paper for paragraphs Ant Farm (Ant farm's available on Amazon; Ants from AntsAlive) Ant Farm Observation Journal Template
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Geology: Earth Science Bundle

Geology: Earth Science Bundle

Studying geology this year with your students? These Earth Science and geology mini lessons are meant as a companion to all of the various topics your students will explore this year. Geology and Earth Science in general are fascinating and engaging. I hope your students enjoy these activities! Topics covered: Composition of the Earth: layers including core, outer core, mantle and crust, Rocks: metamorphic rock, igneous rock, sedimentary rock, and the rock cycle, minerals and all their glory, plate tectonics and oreos, weathering/erosion/deposition, glaciers, mountains: fold, fault-block, and volcanics, topography, topographical maps, volcanoes: cinder, composite, shield and lave dome, and earthquakes, and video records 11 Mini lessons and Activities Included Layers of the Earth (5 pages) Layersof the earth reading Label the layers of the earth worksheet Layers of earth poster labeled Layers of the earth poster unlabeled Layers of the Earth writing paper: Teacher created prompt. Rocks (6 pages) The Rock Cycle reading Rock Cycle poster Rock Cycle Writing Label rock cycle (color and black and white) Types of Rocks Minerals (4 pages) About Minerals reading Mineral mini booklet Minerals foldable Types of minerals Writing Plate Tectonics (6 pages) About Plate tectonics reading (2 pages) Oreo Lab: plate tectonics (2 pages) Plate tectonics Word search and answer key (2 pages) Weathering , Erosion, Deposition (7 pages) Weathering Reading Erosion Memory Game Weathering writing Glaciers (4 pages) About Glaciers Reading Glaciers foldable Soil About soil reading Soil mini-booklet Soil profile reading Label soil Mountains (5 pages) Mountains reading Mountain vocabulary Mountain feature foldable Mountain word search and answer key Topography (4 pages) Topography reading Topography writing Topography internet activity and questions Volcanoes (5 pages) Volcano reading Volcano vocabulary Ring of fire Volcano in a cup lab Volcano writing Earthquakes (5 pages) Earthquake reading Earthquake questions Earthquake project and rubric Make a seismograph project Video record sheet
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Renewable Energy Bundle

Renewable Energy Bundle

Renewable Energy: These mini lessons and activities bring your earth science unit about renewable energy to life. Topics covered: Energy, renewable energy, biomass energy, geothermal energy, hydroelectric energy, solar energy, wind energy, and wave and tidal energy. 15 Mini lessons and Activities Included • Energy • U.S. Consumption Graph and questions • Renewable Energy Foldable • What is Biomass Energy • Biomass Energy Reading Comprehension • Geothermal Energy Reading and Word Search • Hydroelectric power • Solar power • What can be powered by the sun? • Wind power • Wave and tidal energy • The Turbine • Solve Our Energy Crisis • Video Response • Memory Game
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Bible Study: Nebuchadnezzar's Dream- Daniel 4

Bible Study: Nebuchadnezzar's Dream- Daniel 4

Daniel 4: King Nebuchadnezzar’s Tree Dream A Lesson in Pride and Humility King Nebuchadnezzar’s Tree dream is warning that his pride will be his fall. The king refuses to accept that God is the one who put him into power and as a result ends up going mad for 7 years. When he finally humbles himself and raises his eyes toward heaven his sanity is returned and he praises the Lord. This packet includes everything you need to present this Bible Story to kids ages 4-10. Included Lesson Plan Folder cover Story board Pieces King Paper Bag Puppet Template MAD King Paper Bag Puppet Template Finger Puppet Take Home Story Board sheet
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Bible Study: Pearl of Great Price- Matthew 13:45-46

Bible Study: Pearl of Great Price- Matthew 13:45-46

Parables were a powerful tool that Jesus used to teach about Him and the way we should live our lives. The pearl of great price is exactly one of those parables. Jesus is the merchant purposefully looking for his "pearls". This Bible Study give kids the ability to understand that Jesus sought them out personally. This Bible Study includes: ~Introduction survey about treasure ~What would you do if you found your treasure ~Pearl of Great Price Writing booklet ~Pearl of Great Price foldable (cut and paste) ~Comprehension/discussion questions ~Black out word search ~Maze
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Kindergarten Sight Words SPRING Set

Kindergarten Sight Words SPRING Set

Sight Words! Sight Words! Sight Words! Kindergarten Dolch Sight Words Set: comprise from up to 85% of the text in children's early reading materials. Therefore, a child who knows the Dolch Words has much of the base needed to recognize the majority of the words in a typical selection. These Kindergarten Dolch Sight Words Activities will help your students master these important words! Included: Kindergarten Dolch Sight Words: Dolch Word List Kindergarten Dolch Sight Words: Hole Punch Spelling (11 pages-great fine motor activity) Kindergarten Dolch Sight Words: List 1: Bookmarks about, better, bring, carry, clean, cut, done, draw, eight Kindergarten Dolch Sight Words: Worksheets (20 pages) 2 Activity Pages per word Kindergarten Dolch Sight Words: List 2: Bookmarks fall, far, full, got, grow, hold, hot, hurt, if, keep Kindergarten Dolch Sight Words: List 2: Worksheets (20 pages) 2 Activity Pages per word Kindergarten Dolch Sight Words: List 3: Bookmarks kind, laugh, light, long, much, myself, never, only, own, pick Kindergarten Dolch Sight Words: List 3: Worksheets (20 pages) 2 Activity Pages per word Kindergarten Dolch Sight Words: List 4: Bookmarks seven, shall, show, six, smart, start, ten, today, together, try, warm Kindergarten Dolch Sight Words: List 4: Worksheets (20 pages) 2 Activity Pages per word Kindergarten Dolch Sight Words: Dolch: Teacher’s Choice
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Cooking Camp 1: Cooking for Kids

Cooking Camp 1: Cooking for Kids

Teaching kids to cook is an invaluable life skill... but it takes time and commitment. With Cooking Camp 1, you will have everything you need to coach and train your kids to become "experts of their meal" over time. Cooking takes practice. There is no way around that. These are family loved recipes shared from my home to yours. Teach your kids to cook, or simply glean some tried and proved recipes for yourself! Cooking Camp 1 Overview: Children learn one cooking skill and then practice weekly until it is mastered. Once they master a skill, they graduate to the next skill and again practice it weekly until mastered. Objective: Children master food safety, knife skills, shopping, and meal preparation for 6 meals. Chicken wraps, shepherd’s pie, chicken divan, sweet potato sloppy joes, baked taquitos, and gluten free pizza. These are current family favorites in our home. Table of Contents: Suiting up Name Tags Setting the Table Food Safety Knife Skills- Foldable Knife Skills- Flip cards Knife Skills Certificate Kitchen Measures Chart Recipes: Includes recipe, shopping list, kitchen jobs, and schedule Chicken wraps Shepherd’s Pie Cooking staples: potatoes, sweet potatoes, chicken Chicken Divan Sweet Potato Sloppy Joes Baked Taquitos Gluten-free Pizza
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Kindergarten Sight Words WINTER Set

Kindergarten Sight Words WINTER Set

Kindergarten Dolch Sight Words Set: comprise from up to 85% of the text in children's early reading materials. Therefore, a child who knows the Dolch Words has much of the base needed to recognize the majority of the words in a typical selection. These Kindergarten Dolch Sight Words Activities will help your students master these important words! Included: Included: Hole Punch Spelling (11 pages-great fine motor activity) List 1: Bookmarks about, better, bring, carry, clean, cut, done, draw, eight Worksheets (20 pages) 2 Activity Pages per word List 2: Bookmarks fall, far, full, got, grow, hold, hot, hurt, if, keep List 2: Worksheets (20 pages) 2 Activity Pages per word List 3: Bookmarks kind, laugh, light, long, much, myself, never, only, own, pick List 3: Worksheets (20 pages) 2 Activity Pages per word List 4: Bookmarks seven, shall, show, six, smart, start, ten, today, together, try, warm List 4: Worksheets (20 pages) 2 Activity Pages per word Sight Word Coloring Pages (6 Pages) Kindergarten Dolch Sight Words: Dolch: Teacher’s Choice Kindergarten Dolch Sight Words: Dolch: Teacher’s Choice
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End of Year Activites

End of Year Activites

End of Year Activities and Games: 3rd Grade Most of these products are No Prep: Just print and go! It’s the End of the Year! End of year activities End of game awards End of year games Kids and teachers alike love to celebrate the end of the year! Here are some End of the Year Activities and games for you and your students! As a teacher you know how important it is to celebrate the end of year with your students. Honestly, I love summer as much as my kids! These end of the year activities and games are a fun way to wrap up the year and simply enjoy your students. Adaptable for 1-4th Graders End of the Year Activities and Games includes These 13 Activities: Letter Writing Activity: Dear Next Year’s Class Literature Hall of Fame: Kids record their favorite reads of the year Puzzle: Favorite/Most important things I learned Puzzle Graphing Game: Kids work together to count Wednesdays, math tests, holidays, and Thursday and then graph their results. People of the Year Booklet: Who’s who in your class? Best of the Best Election: Kids work together to highlight each student’s special character qualities Scavenger Hunt: two levels! Movie Day: Always a big hit Good Gossip: A lesson on edification and appreciation Games: Human Knots Pass the Hula Hoop Mine Field
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5th grade Math: Division and Divisibility: Thanksgiving Jokes

5th grade Math: Division and Divisibility: Thanksgiving Jokes

Mastering divisibility sets students up for success in higher math. This Thanksgiving themed set uses divisibility rules to help 5th graders (Or anyone needing extra practice) practice this important skill. These Thanksgiving jokes are solved with basic rules of divisibility. Divisibility Rules: Quick Reference Jokes: What Side of the Turkey has the Most Feathers? Solved with Multiples of 3 What are Unhappy Cranberries called? Solved with multiples of 4 If Pilgrims were alive today, What would they be most famous for? solved with multiples of 5 and 9 What is at the end of Thanksgiving? Solved with Multiples of 9 What did the turkey say to the computer? What sound does a limping turkey make? When do you serve tofu turkey? Why do pilgrims pants keep falling down? Color by Divisibility Turkeys Divisibility Chart
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Math Number of the Day

Math Number of the Day

Reinforce all Number Form Standard Form Expanded Notation Tally Marks Roman Numerals This Number of the Day NO PREP Packet is ready to go...Just PRINT and go! This packet includes the following printables: *Number of the day worksheet- standard theme *Math Helps resource page *Number of the day worksheet- Harvest/Fall theme *Math Helps resource page-Harvest/Fall theme *Number of the day worksheet- Holiday Theme *Math Helps resource page-Holiday Theme *Number of the day worksheet- Winter Theme *Math Helps resource page-Winter Theme *Number of the day worksheet- Valentines/hearts Theme *Math Helps resource page-Valentines/hearts Theme *Number of the day worksheet- standard theme-St. Patrick's Day Theme *Math Helps resource page­-St. Patrick's Day Theme
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Budgeting 101 for Kids

Budgeting 101 for Kids

Budget 101: Real Life Math Grades 6th-High School Budget development and management is a necessary life skill. Budgeting should be taught and revisited each year as students move from middle school through high school so they are prepared to manage their money after graduation. Budgeting is often neglected, and this project is a perfect introduction and review for students learning to budget and manage their money. Included in this Budget Project Create a Budget notebook and learn about: Donations Savings Rent Utilities Food Insurance Gas Phone TV/Internet Medical Clothes Entertainment
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