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Take Note of 10 Terrific Milestone Achievers

Published by Nicole

Amazing — 19 new milestone achievers this week! In this post, we’re featuring 10 terrific Teacher-Authors offering everything from ELA, math, and science resources to clip art, fonts, and more. Then explore the resources of nine more milestone-achieving Teacher-Authors. Let’s meet these amazing folks: 10 Terrific Milestone Achievers 1. Kudos to Kimberly Geswein Fonts in Sunny Florida Try her: KG Miss […]

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Celebrating 9 More November Milestones

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Find 9 spectacular resources here, including poetry units, morning-work bundles, and unique ideas for celebrating the holidays. And be sure to head over to our other milestone post of the week to discover 10 more achievers and their superb resources. Go team! Celebrating 9 More November Milestones 1. Hello Hollie Griffith from Lexington, Kentucky Try her: Holiday EXTRAVAGANZA […]

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Native American Resources to Teach and Inspire

Published by Jodi

For November, Native American Heritage Month, we asked TpT’ers about their resources that succeed in truly representing Native American history and culture. From engaging readings that bring forward important Native American stories to interactive projects that challenge myths and misconceptions, these thoughtful creations lend themselves to a deeper understanding of these rich cultures. Come take a […]

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Take a Closer Look at Close Reading

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What a beautiful craft to be able to provide context and meaning to text in ways that help students improve their understanding, vocabulary, conversational techniques, and (bonus!) test scores. That’s just what close reading does, and it’s something to consider for all types of curriculum and ability levels. Close Reading in The Upper Grades: Gaining […]

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ELA Resources From November’s Milestones

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Take a gander at a range of creative ELA resources for budding readers and writers offered up by 10 Teacher-Authors who have met a significant TpT Milestone in November. Meet 10 November Milestone Achievers 1. Terrific! Tara West from Missouri Try her: Guided Reading MEGA BUNDLE Her tip: “Take learning on the run! I love to utilize every second of the day […]

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More Fantastic Resources From November’s Milestones

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Find resources for budding scientists, mathematicians, and historians, holiday fun, and more. Each of these Teacher-Authors has achieved a significant milestone in November. Meet November Milestone Achievers 1. Meet Melanie of Teacher’s Lounge Try her: Science Lap Book: Think Like a Scientist Her tip: “This interactive lap book is a great resource for little scientists! The templates are generic enough to work with […]

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Show Your Support, Get Great Resources

Published by Nicole

As the season of giving that is upon us, we wanted to take a moment to share these fundraiser stores and resources put together by some of our terrific Teacher-Authors. You can be a hero and get great resources in return. Please share this post broadly and ask your friends and teacher community to consider purchasing. […]

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Have a Successful, Less Stressful Classroom Observation

Published by Jodi

Whether they’ve been teaching for two years or 20, most educators agree: Being observed can be pretty nerve-racking! How should you act? What should you say? What shouldn’t you say? Will your students be on their best behavior? What if they’re not? Some of TpT’s terrific Teacher-Authors have swooped in to lend a virtual hand […]

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Meet 14 November Milestone Teacher-Authors

Published by Nicole

The days may be getting darker earlier (at least for those of us in the Northern Hemisphere), but these 14 milestone achievers certainly shine bright. We’re excited to introduce this inspiring group of Teacher-Authors and their many wonderful resources. So pour yourself some hot chocolate or apple cider, and raise a mug to 14 November milestones. Fantastic job, everyone! 14 […]

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Living Common Core in the Secondary Classroom

Published by Jodi

The Common Core State Standards (CCSS) are a reality in many classrooms. These standards call for a different way of teaching — and teachers have strong and varying opinions about it. While some believe the standards encourage students to think more deeply and fully about what they’re learning, other teachers see real challenges, such as […]

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