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## The Spelling Challenge for 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th Grades

Well here it is Spring Break already! Can you believe it? The year is flying by like always. Now is a good time to sit back and reflect on how things have worked this year. I created the Spelling Challenge packet this year because I needed an easy yet effective spelling curriculum for my class. This is the criteria I came up with in August: It can't require a lot of planning and instructional time. It has to provide a way to see where kids are in spelling in regards to the grade level expectations. It has to provide evidence. It has to be differentiated. It has to be well organized, easy to follow and something I could have volunteers work on with … [Read more...] about The Spelling Challenge for 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th Grades

## Simple Common Core Checklists

“Work smarter not harder” is my motto. I like to keep things simple. So, when I was looking around for Common Core checklists, I didn't find any that I thought would work for me. Some just copied the standards and sometimes the standards are hard to understand. Plus, I would have to flip through pages of these standards to find the one I was looking for. Since these checklists were just for the teacher to see, I thought I could shorten them up. There just had to be a quicker way to do this! I designed checklists where all the standards and students fit on one page. One page each for reading, writing, language, math and speaking & listening. Five pages altogether! Here is a sample of … [Read more...] about Simple Common Core Checklists

## One Step Multiplication & Division Problems Levels 1 & 2 Bundle

Word problems - Multiplication and Division Word Problems - This bundle combines these: One Step Multiplication Word Problem Worksheets Level 1 One Step Multiplication Word Problem Worksheets Level 2 One Step Division Word Problem Worksheets Level 1 One Step Division Word Problem Worksheets Level 2 Using multiple strategies to find and show the answer helps students to visualize and understand how and why multiplication and division works, as well as the relationship between the two. Students will see that they can use the same strategies for both. These word problems come with two versions of number lines. One with numbers and one without for students to fill … [Read more...] about One Step Multiplication & Division Problems Levels 1 & 2 Bundle

## 1st Grade Common Core Checklists & Records

I made two types of Common Core records. One Common Core set for tracking an individual student’s progress and another Common Core set for teachers to track when they have taught/reviewed each standard. There are Common Core records for each content area: Reading, Writing, Language, Speaking & Listening, and Math. With the Common Core student records there is room to record multiple dates and scores for each standard. In the comments you can list the student’s strengths and/or next steps. You can utilize these Common Core student records for conferences with parents, when completing report cards and as evidence for teacher evaluations. On the Common Core teacher's records there is … [Read more...] about 1st Grade Common Core Checklists & Records

## 3rd Grade Common Core Checklists & Records

I made two types of Common Core records. One Common Core set for tracking an individual student’s progress and another Common Core set for teachers to track when they have taught/reviewed each standard. There are records for each content area: Reading, Writing, Language, Speaking & Listening, and Math. With the Common Core student records there is room to record multiple dates and scores for each standard. In the comments you can list the student’s strengths and/or next steps. You can utilize these Common Core records for conferences with parents, when completing report cards and as evidence for teacher evaluations. On the Common Core teacher's records there is room to record … [Read more...] about 3rd Grade Common Core Checklists & Records

## One Step Addition & Subtraction Word Problems Levels 1, 2 & 3

• 72 addition word problems • 72 subtraction word problems • Three levels of difficulty for differentiation for word problems • One digit to four digit problems for word problems • Solve using a drawing, equation and a sentence for word problems • Answer Key for word problems Aligned with these CCSS: Common Core Standard 2.OA.A.1 Use addition and subtraction within 100 to solve one- and two-step word problems involving situations of adding to, taking from, putting together, taking apart, and comparing, with unknowns in all positions, e.g., by using drawings and equations with a symbol for the unknown number to represent the problem. Common Core Standard 2.NBT.B.7 Add and … [Read more...] about One Step Addition & Subtraction Word Problems Levels 1, 2 & 3

## One Step Subtraction Word Problems Levels 1, 2 & 3

• 72 subtraction word problems • Three levels of difficulty for differentiation for word problems • One digit to four digit word problems • Solve using a drawing, equation and a sentence word problems • Answer Key word problems Common Core Standard 2.OA.A.1 Use addition and subtraction within 100 to solve one- and two-step word problems involving situations of adding to, taking from, putting together, taking apart, and comparing, with unknowns in all positions, e.g., by using drawings and equations with a symbol for the unknown number to represent the problem. Common Core Standard 2.NBT.B.7 Add and subtract within 1000, using concrete models or drawings and strategies based on … [Read more...] about One Step Subtraction Word Problems Levels 1, 2 & 3

## One Step Addition Word Problems Levels 1, 2 & 3

Addition Word Problems (Differentiated - Three Levels) • 72 addition word problems • Three levels of difficulty for differentiation for word problems • One digit to four digit word problems • Solve using a drawing, equation and a sentence word problems • Answer Key for word problems Common Core Standard 2.OA.A.1 Use addition and subtraction within 100 to solve one- and two-step word problems involving situations of adding to, taking from, putting together, taking apart, and comparing, with unknowns in all positions, e.g., by using drawings and equations with a symbol for the unknown number to represent the problem. Common Core Standard 2.NBT.B.7 Add and subtract within 1000, … [Read more...] about One Step Addition Word Problems Levels 1, 2 & 3