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Fall Brings Fantastic Milestone Achievers

Published by Nicole

With the new fall chill in the air, there’s no better time to curl up with a cup of tea and explore the abundance of resources you’ll find from our 14 fantastic fall milestone achievers. Discover folk song fun, tools for budding readers and writers, math activities, and more. Congratulations on your festive start to fall, Teacher-Authors! 14 Fantastic […]

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Totally Terrific Task Cards Take a Bow

Published by Nicole

Do you ever look at everything you need to complete with your students and wonder, “How on earth will it all get accomplished?” Ever see your students’ eyes glaze over when they’re handed an assignment that they think is too daunting to complete? Perhaps it’s time to consider breaking it down into tasks — tasks you can make […]

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Fire Safety and Prevention: Knowledge is Power

Published by Jodi

Fire Prevention Week was established to commemorate the Great Chicago Fire of October 8-9, 1871. Every year in the U.S. and Canada, Fire Prevention Day is observed on October 9 and Fire Safety and Prevention Week is the surrounding week. This year, Fire Prevention Week is October 5-11. We asked Teacher-Authors to tell us about […]

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Sensational September Milestones: Part 1

Published by Nicole

Congratulations are in order for these eight TpT milestone achievers! This inspiring and talented crew has a rich list of resources to share. You’ll find unique ELA and math activities, GATE lessons, an introduction to Shakespeare, and more! You can find even more milestone treasures this week in our sensational September Milestones: Part 2, featuring nine more […]

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Sensational September Milestones: Part 2

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Take a bow, milestone achievers! These nine fantastic Teacher-Authors have a wealth of resources for you to discover. You’ll find everything from Greek and Latin Roots to Dodecahedron Book Reports — From Changing Communities to Text Detectives. And you won’t want to miss the other eight sensational September Milestone Achievers in Part 1. Hats off to […]

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SmartBoards Help Bring Classroom Lessons to Life

Published by Jodi

Interactive Whiteboards including SmartBoards are where it’s at! They allow for stronger communication, interaction, participation, and organization in the classroom; in fact, many TpT’ers can say with utmost certainty that SmartBoards have helped them become better teachers. Seriously, how cool is that? We’ve collected more than a dozen testimonials from teachers who are singing the […]

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Classroom Management Tips: For Secondary Teachers, By Secondary Teachers

Published by Jodi

You’re a secondary teacher: Passionate about educating your students Intent on bringing your subject content to life Determined to create a classroom community in which your students learn together, grow together, and respect themselves, their peers, and you. You also face some unique challenges. For example, your classroom management concerns — and solutions — are […]

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September Milestone Merriment: Part 1

Published by Jodi

These 12 terrific Teacher-Authors recently reached a TpT milestone and have spectacular resources to show you. Close reading, opinion and persuasive writing, ideas for open house, and much more! And be sure to head over to September Milestone Merriment: Part 2 for a nine more milestone achievers with fantastic math and science resources to share! So much September milestone […]

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September Milestone Merriment: Part 2

Published by Jodi

Congratulations to these nine notable milestone achievers. They’re dedicated, they’re talented, and they’ve got terrific resources to help you teach at your very best! You’ll find task cards, games, interactive notebooks, and entire units — all math- and science- related! For ELA-related resources and other unique gems from 12 more milestone achievers, take a look at September Milestone […]

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