Kristin Patterson

Kristin Patterson

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LOTS of Historical Fiction teaching resources!  Book Lists, Anchor Charts, Teaching Ideas, and MORE!  Resources cover The Civil War, Immigration to the US, World War II – the 1940’s, the 1960’s – Civil Rights.  Everything you need to get started with Historical Fiction in the elementary classroom.

LOTS of Historical Fiction teaching resources! Book Lists, Anchor Charts, Teaching Ideas, and MORE! Resources cover The Civil War, Immigration to the US, World War II – the 1940’s, the 1960’s – Civil Rights. Everything you need to get started with Historical Fiction in the elementary classroom.

Here’s an easy way for students to practice their spelling words. Have them draw a big scribble on their page – remind them to leave big spaces in their scribble! Using coloured pencils, they can then fill the spaces with their words.

Here’s an easy way for students to practice their spelling words. Have them draw a big scribble on their page – remind them to leave big spaces in their scribble! Using coloured pencils, they can then fill the spaces with their words.

Great game for revising words! Give your students a list of words you want them to revise and play the game!

Great game for revising words! Give your students a list of words you want them to revise and play the game!

This post shares 10 reading center ideas for upper elementary students that are rigorous and engaging. Several freebies on this post.

This post shares 10 reading center ideas for upper elementary students that are rigorous and engaging. Several freebies on this post.

This list is great for all parents. Try asking your kids these questions the next time they come home from school!

This list is great for all parents. Try asking your kids these questions the next time they come home from school!

Elapsed Time Anchor Chart~  Using a T-Chart is a great way to show kids how time accrues in both hours and minutes.

Elapsed Time Anchor Chart~ Using a T-Chart is a great way to show kids how time accrues in both hours and minutes.

This is an example of a choice board that I have displayed in my class. Each subject is color coded so that students can easily locate what they want to do.

This is an example of a choice board that I have displayed in my class. Each subject is color coded so that students can easily locate what they want to do.

This is a combo Anchor Chart/daily math practice. I love it!  Let kids choose the number or roll a 36 sided die for excitement!

This is a combo Anchor Chart/daily math practice. I love it! Let kids choose the number or roll a 36 sided die for excitement!