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the best upper elementary books for your classroom
Upper Elementary Books for Your Classroom Library | Upper Elementary Resources
As teachers we all know how important it is to have books in your classroom library your kids will actually read and love. Take a look at my list of the best books you can add to your upper elementary classroom library.
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Get Supplies for Your Classroom with an Amazon Wish List | Upper Elementary Resources
How do you cut down on spending your own money to buy classroom supplies? With an Amazon Wish List! Read on to find the 5 easy steps so you can get started today.
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Implement Reading Strategy Groups in Your Classroom | Upper Elementary Resources
Small group instruction is vital to helping your students meet their academic goals and strategy groups are so much more effective than guided reading groups. That's why I use reading strategy groups in my classroom. Keep reading to find out how to set them up and implement them in your upper elementary classroom.
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Tips and Tricks for Reading Workshop in the Classroom | Upper Elementary Resources
The reading workshop mini lesson is an important part of your classroom. This article will give you some tips on how to master the mini-lesson before your upper elementary students go off independently for their read/think time. You get 10-15 minutes to model the reading skill or strategy so make it count! Read on to find out more.
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Test-Taking Strategies to Teach Your Students | Upper Elementary Resources
State tests are approaching quickly. It’s time to make sure your students have the test-taking strategies they need to succeed. We teach these strategies all year long, but this is a good time for a quick review. Read on to find the top test-taking strategies to teach your upper elementary students.
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Amazing Supplies Every Teacher Needs | Upper Elementary Resources
How do you find office supplies for your upper elementary classroom that will stand the test of 25+ students for a year? Read on to find out my most recommended supplies you can get on Amazon. This list includes the best pencil sharpener, stapler, and more.
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Early Finisher Activities | Upper Elementary Resources
How many times have you heard "I'm finished with my work. What can I do now?" It may be the one thing you dread hearing the most when you don't have something planned for upper elementary students who are early finishers. Well look no further! I have early finishers activities for every month of the school year. Take a look so you don't have to scramble around to find extra activities. These activities are a great classroom management tool by keeping kids busy and not disturbing the classroom.
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Earth Day Classroom Activities | Upper Elementary Resources
April is almost here and it's time to think about activities for Earth Day. It may be just one day in April, but I like to use the whole month to teach my students ways to take care of our planet. These are some of my favorite Earth Day activities. Read on to find your favorite activity.
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How to Motivate Your Students for State Testing | Upper Elementary Resources
Keeping elementary and upper elementary students motivated is hard at any time of the year but, when it's the end of the school year and state testing is near, it's harder than ever! Read on to find fun ways you can motivate your students during state testing or any time of the year.
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10 Awesome Reward Parties for Your Classroom | Upper Elementary Resources
How do you reward kids in your upper elementary or elementary classroom? Tired of using the same old reward parties? Well take a look! I have 10 new ideas to make those parties in your classroom awesome! No. 5 is my personal personal favorite. Now go and find yours.
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How to Use Data to Drive Instruction | Upper Elementary Resources
As teachers, we constantly hear that we should use data to drive instruction. However, that’s easier said than done. I’ve spent more than a few hours staring at numbers trying to figure out how to use that information to meet my students’ needs. Well, I’ve finally found some ways that work. Read on to find out what I'm doing that works!
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Reading Workshop in the Classroom | Tips and Tricks | Upper Elementary Resources
The reading workshop mini lesson is an important part of your classroom. This article will give you some tips on how to master the mini-lesson before your upper elementary students go off independently for their read/think time. You get 10-15 minutes to model the reading skill or strategy so make it count! Read on to find out more.
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5 Fun Ways to Review for a Test | State Tests Included| Upper Elementary Resources
Reviewing for a test fun??? With state testing approaching quickly, I've been trying to think of fun ways to review. and test prep with my upper elementary kids. We have a few weeks left to practice reading and math skills we’ve learned all year. Read on to find the 5 fun ways I'll be using to review for a state tests.
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Test-Taking Strategies to Teach Your Students | Upper Elementary Resources
State tests are approaching quickly. It’s time to make sure your students have the test-taking strategies they need to succeed. We teach these strategies all year long, but this is a good time for a quick review. Read on to find the top test-taking strategies to teach your upper elementary students.
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10 Engaging Ways to Teach Place Value to Upper Elementary
Learn 10 engaging ways to teach place value to your upper elementary students and grab a freebie!
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Fun February Activities for the Upper Elementary Classroom
Are you looking for some engaging activities for the month of February? Check out these ideas for upper elementary students!
Inspiration, Counselling Activities, Kindness Lessons, Kindness Activities, Kindness Matters, Counseling Activities
"Somebody Loves You, Mr. Hatch" Kindness Activity — Tarheelstate Teacher
the top 20 math center ideas for kids
20 Math Center Ideas
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6 Autumn Fall Picture Books for Upper Elementary Classrooms
6 Autumn Picture Books for Upper Elementary Classrooms - Think Grow Giggle
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How to Plan Your First Escape Classroom
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6 Upper Elementary Picture Books I Use to Teach Writing
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Upper Elementary Math Resources from LittleYellowStar TPT Store
Upper Elementary Math Resources from LittleYellowStar TPT Store
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Decoding Strategies and Prompts for Upper Elementary
Decoding Strategies and Prompts for Upper Elementary
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Strategies To Teach Theme In Upper Elementary
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Upper Elementary Sight Words Intervention
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Calm Down Corner Ideas
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Back to School Activities for Upper Elementary - The Friendly Teacher
Back to School Activities for Upper Elementary - The Friendly Teacher