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Elementary CCSS Grade-Level Teacher Collaboration Resources 2012-2013

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All Grade-Level Calloboration Resources 2012-2013 
Copy of JourneysLeveledReader-VocabularyReaderMasterDatabase.xls  

Journeys Resources created by Tracy Floyd.xlsx  

 

*Created by Tracy Floyd (Carnall)

Journeys Focus Wall Samples from District Teachers.pptx  

This is the correlation with the leveled readers and their skill/strategy. 

Leveled Reader Master Database (the XLS Leveled Reader Master Database)...towards the bottom. 

http://www.hmheducation.com/journeys/resources 

 

 

 

Kindergarten Grade-Level Collaboration Resources 2012-2013  
District Information  Teacher Resources 
Brochure for K Grade-Level Collaboration Meetings 12-13.pub  

Alphabet Charts:

Journeys Alphabet Chart with Alphafriends.pdf

 

Journeys AlphaFriends.pdf 

 

  http://k-5literacyconnections.weebly.com/alphafriends.html  

 

Agendas:

Grade K Grade Level Collaboration Agenda 10-10-12.pub  

Samples of Resources and Activities:

 

Kindergarten Common Core.pdf  

 

Kindergarten Weekly Template Sample Guide.doc  

 

*Created by Amy Martin (Fairview)

 

Journeys  

 Magic Spelling Activity Video:

 http://moodle.fortsmithschools.org/course/view.php?id=632

 

*Showcased Amanda Chavez, First Grade, Fairview 

 

Steps for Viewing Video:

1. Login to the Fort Smith Moodle website with your district username and password. http://moodle.fortsmithschools.org  2. In the search box type Turner Literacy. 3. Click on Turner Literacy (not Lucia Turner).  4. The enrollment key is literacy.  *Enrollment is a one-time process. 

 

*If you need assistance viewing the videos, please email Lucia Turner at lturner@fortsmithschools.org.  

Agendas:

Grade K Grade Level Collaboration Agenda 11-28-12.pub  

 

 

Kindergarten Writing Lesson 10, Unit 2 Part 1 & 2 Video:

http://moodle.fortsmithschools.org/course/view.php?id=632

 

*Showcased Kim Gaston, Kindergarten, Bonneville 

 

 Steps for Viewing Video:

 

1. Login to the Fort Smith Moodle website with your district username and password. http://moodle.fortsmithschools.org   2. In the search box type Turner Literacy. 3. Click on Turner Literacy (not Lucia Turner).  4. The enrollment key is literacy.  *Enrollment is a one-time process. 

 

*If you need assistance viewing the videos, please email Lucia Turner at lturner@fortsmithschools.org.   

 
 

Topic: Technology with Writing:

Sock Puppets APP for iPod, iPhone or iPad    * stage your own debates using puppets

 

http://storybird.com/   * Make, read, and share visual stories

 

http://www.storyjumper.com/   *StoryJumper is a place to create and discover stories for kids

 

http://www.storywheelapp.com/about_story_wheel.xhtml    * Story Wheel App for iPod, IPhone or iPad

 

http://www.voki.com/      *Create Speaking Avatars and use them as an effective learning tool

 

https://cacoo.com/     *create diagrams online

 

http://en.linoit.com/    *sticky notes, canvas and photo display

 

Topic: Technology Websites:

 

http://www.readtennessee.org/   *Understanding the standards 

 

http://writestepswriting.com/    *One month free trial= 1 unit

 

http://www.spellingcity.com/Log-yourself-in.html   *Spelling City: efficient game-based of literacy skills

 

http://www.starfall.com/    * Starfall: read with phonics  

 

http://www.abcya.com/   *Language arts and math games

 

http://teachers.post-it.com/wps/portal/3M/en_US/Post-it-Teachers/Home/?WT.mc_id=teachers.post-it.com *activities and lessons with post-it notes

 

http://www.livebinders.com/ * resources for Common Core State Standards, lesson ideas, and resources  

 

https://www.georgiastandards.org/Pages/Default.aspx   * Georgia Common Core State Standards resources

 

http://www.funbrain.com/   *Educational network of games

 

http://readingeggs.com/   * online games and activities

 

http://pppst.com/  *online powerpoints and resources

 

http://www.goedonline.com/   *game templates

 

http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/  * An open marketplace for teachers

 

http://helloliteracy.blogspot.com/     * Resources for classroom teachers

 

 

First Grade-Level Collaboration Resources 2012-2013  
District Information  Teacher Resources 
Brochure for 1st Grade-Level Collaboration Meetings 12-13.pub  

Samples of Resources and Activities:

 

1st Grade Common Core Reading Literature.pdf

Agendas:

Grade 1 Grade Level Collaboration Agenda 10-10-12.pub  

 First Grade Journeys Spelling Fidelity versus Flexibility Video: 

 http://moodle.fortsmithschools.org/course/view.php?id=632

 

*Showcased Amanda Chavez, First Grade, Fairview

 

   Steps for Viewing Video:

 

1. Login to the Fort Smith Moodle website with your district username and password. http://moodle.fortsmithschools.org   2. In the search box type Turner Literacy. 3. Click on Turner Literacy (not Lucia Turner).  4. The enrollment key is literacy.  *Enrollment is a one-time process. 

 

*If you need assistance viewing the videos, please email Lucia Turner at lturner@fortsmithschools.org.   

Agendas:

Grade1 Grade Level Collaboration Agenda 11-28-12.pub

 

 First Grade 1st Writing Lesson 11, Unit 3 Video: 

 

http://moodle.fortsmithschools.org/course/view.php?id=632

 

 

 

*Showcased Valerie Hill, First Grade, Bonneville

 

 

 

 

  Steps for Viewing Video:

 

 

 

1. Login to the Fort Smith Moodle website with your district username and password. http://moodle.fortsmithschools.org   2. In the search box type Turner Literacy. 3. Click on Turner Literacy (not Lucia Turner).  4. The enrollment key is literacy.  *Enrollment is a one-time process. 

 

 

 

*If you need assistance viewing the videos, please email Lucia Turner at lturner@fortsmithschools.org.   

 
 

Topic: Technology with Writing: 

 

http://storybird.com/   * Make, read, and share visual stories

 

http://www.storyjumper.com/   *StoryJumper is a place to create and discover stories for kids

 

http://en.linoit.com/    *sticky notes, canvas and photo display

 

http://www.learninggamesforkids.com/  * Educational games for math and literacy 

 

http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2011/02/little-bird-tales-digital-storytelling.html#.ULfibuTAeSo   * Digital storytelling for young students

 

http://www.columbia.k12.mo.us/mce/keyboarding/keyboarding.htm    *Keyboard practice

 

http://www.goedonline.com/101-websites-for-elementary-teachers   * 101 websites for teachers

 

Topic: Technology: 

 

http://www.livebinders.com/ * resources for Common Core State Standards, lesson ideas, and resources  

 

http://www.readtennessee.org/   *Understanding the standards 

 

http://www.spellingcity.com/Log-yourself-in.html   *Spelling City: efficient game-based of literacy skills

 

http://www.starfall.com/    * Starfall: read with phonics  

 

https://www.georgiastandards.org/Pages/Default.aspx   * Georgia Common Core State Standards resources

 

http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/  * An open marketplace for teachers

 

http://www.readworks.org/    * Common Core lessons and resources

 

http://helloliteracy.blogspot.com/     * Resources for classroom teachers

 

http://www.pppst.com/  * Online powerpoints and resources 

 

 

Second Grade-Level Collaboration Resources 2012-2013  

District

Information 

Teacher Resources 

Brochure for 2nd & 3rd Grade-Level

Collaboration Meetings.pub  

Samples of Resources and Activities:

 

2nd Grade Common Core Reading Literature Ideas.pdf 

Agendas:

Grade 2 Grade Level Collaboration

Agenda 10-15-12.pub  

 

Sample Display #1:

 

 

 

Sample Display #2:

 

 

Labels for Certain Lessons:

2nd Grade Journeys Lesson 8 Labels.docx

2nd Grade Journeys Lesson 9 Labels.docx

Journeys 2nd Grade Lesson 11 Labels.docx

Journeys 2nd Grade Lesson 12 Labels.docx

Journeys 2nd Grade Lesson 13 Labels.docx

Journeys 2nd Grade Lesson 14 Labels.docx

Journeys 2nd Grade Lesson 15 Labels.docx

Journeys 2nd Grade Lesson 15 Labels #2.docx

 

*Created by Melissa Knight (Trusty)

 

 

Spelling Rubric and Resources:

 

Sample Display #1:


 

Sample Display #2: 

 

 

*Created by Jeannie Fitting (Pike) 

   http://pinterest.com/bgbgammon/journeys-second-grade/
  http://k-5literacyconnections.weebly.com/alphafriends.html   
  http://www.candohelperpage.com/sightvocab_1.html  

Agendas:

Grade 2 Grade Level Collaboration Agenda 12-4-12[1].pub

2nd Grade Opinion Writing Video: 

http://moodle.fortsmithschools.org/course/view.php?id=632


*Showcased Teresa Terry, Second Grade, Bonneville

 

  Steps for Viewing Video:

1. Login to the Fort Smith Moodle website with your district username and password. http://moodle.fortsmithschools.org   2. In the search box type Turner Literacy. 3. Click on Turner Literacy (not Lucia Turner).  4. The enrollment key is literacy.  *Enrollment is a one-time process. 

*If you need assistance viewing the videos, please email Lucia Turner at lturner@fortsmithschools.org.    

 

Topic: Writing: 

 

http://mrspughsclass.com/Batty_About_Bats_page.aspx *Unit on bats- read nonfiction books- research on minis, wrote informational pieces

 

http://www.natgeomagazines.com/magazines/lp/20121116/sem-rdpg-natgeomagazines/?source=sem_g_magazine&OVMTC=Exact&site=&creative=10830057317&OVKEY=national%20geographic&url_id=148869607&adpos=1t2&gclid=COXAx7uPhrQCFaGPPAodyEEASQ *National Geographic magazines/books- research for informational peices

 

http://www.amazon.com/Lillys-Big-Day-Kevin-Henkes/dp/0060742364 * Lilly's Big Day- Why is _______ your favorite character?  opinion 

 

http://www2.sd5.k12.mt.us/elrod/multiage/Spelling.html *Use spelling words to write different kinds of sentences

 

http://vimeo.com/51502000 *4 Corners with sentences (SIOP activity)

 

http://pinterest.com/teaching4real/2nd-grade-common-core/ * How to writing- Snowman/Ornament

 

http://www.amazon.com/Go-Away-Big-Green-Monster/dp/0316236535 *Go Away Big Green Monster- Write the steps to to make

 

TOPIC: Technology with Minis:

 

http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/    * An open marketplace for teachers

 

http://www.tumblebooks.com/library/asp/customer_login.asp?accessdenied=%2Flibrary%2Fasp%2Fhome_tumblebooks%2Easp   * Tumblebooks

 

http://www.brainpop.com/   * Activities pages for literacy and content areas

 

http://www.funbrain.com/   *Educational network of games

 

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/typing/  *Activities to learn how to type

 

http://teachers.post-it.com/wps/portal/3M/en_US/Post-it-Teachers/Home/?WT.mc_id=teachers.post-it.com *Activities and lessons with post-it notes

 

http://www.socrative.com/   * Engage students using any device of technology 

 

http://www.readtennessee.org/   *Understanding the standards 

 

https://www.georgiastandards.org/Pages/Default.aspx   * Georgia Common Core State Standards resources

 

http://www.readworks.org/    * Common Core lessons and resources

 

http://storybird.com/   * Make, read, and share visual stories

 

http://www.spellingcity.com/Log-yourself-in.html   *Spelling City: efficient game-based of literacy skills

 

http://prezi.com/    *communication tool to organize ideas, presentation and share topics

 

http://www.eductioncity.com/   *online games and resources

 

http://www.youtube.com/   *A video-sharing website

 

http://kidblog.org/home/   * Safe and simple blogs for students

 

http://www.scootpad.com/   * Resources for literacy and math ( app for different technology devices) 

 

http://www.raz-kids.com/  * Reading for fluency and practice 

 

http://www.pebblego.com/login.php  * Emergent reader research solution 

 

TOPIC: Vocabulary:

 

http://people.bu.edu/jpettigr/Artilces_and_Presentations/Vocabulary.htm *Focus on 5-Teach 1 a day

 

http://www.teach-nology.com/teachers/lesson_plans/language_arts/vocab/k2vocabchar.html * Charades with vocabulary words

 

http://www.reallygoodstuff.com/product/frayer+4+square+model+chart+paper.do *4-square model

 

http://www.thinkcentral.com/index.htm *Word Study Guide on ThinkCentral * Word study guide- word tree, etc, from ThinkCentral

 

http://www.thinkcentral.com/index.htm *Word Study Guide on ThinkCentral* Assess online to save paper

 

http://www.vocabulary.co.il/ * Assessments and activities for vocabulary 

 

http://quizlet.com/     *flash cards & games 

 

TOPIC: Thinking Outside the Box with Journeys:

 

http://www.word-grabber.com/ * Building words with letters

 

http://shop.atozteacherstuff.com/downloads/glue-a-word-word-building-activity-for-spelling-word-families-phonemic-awareness.html * Glue-a-word

 

http://www.readwritethink.org/classroom-resources/lesson-plans/word-sorts-beginning-struggling-795.html *Word sorts

 

http://puzzlemaker.discoveryeducation.com/WordSearchSetupForm.asp * Word searches

 

http://www.rocketlaunchers.org/Documents/Word%20Study%20Notebook.pdf *Word study notebooks

 

http://cicobb.typepad.com/files/vocabulary-notebook.pdf *Vocabulary notebooks

 

http://serenadetosecondgrade.blogspot.com/2011/07/literacy-work-stations-centers-freebie.html * Vocabulary workstations 

 

http://msmcclure.com/?page_id=6219 *Proofreading practice with spelling words

 

   http://www.dinah.com/    * Foldables- Dina Zikes  

 

 

Focus Wall for Standards, Resources, Subjects, Activities and Journeys 

 

 

*Created by Jeannie Fitting (Pike)

 

 

Third Grade-Level Collaboration Resources 2012-2013  
 District Information  Teacher Resources 

 Brochure for 2nd & 3rd Grade-Level Collaboration

Meetings(1).pub

Samples of Resources and Activities:

 

3rd Grade Common Core Standards Resources.docx 

  

Agendas:

 

 Grade 3 Grade Level Collaboration Agenda 10-15-12.pub 

3rd Grade Journeys Weekly Plan Template.xls 

 

*Created by Tracy Floyd (Carnall)

  

 

Sample Dipslay #2:

 

 

Sample Display #2: 

 

 

*Created by Nancy Plattner (Tilles) 

   3rd Grade FeedMeContractions.pdf
   3rd Grade Lesson 10 Spelling Sentence Match.docx
   3rd Grade Synonym Walk Around.docx
  

3rd Grade PronounsintheRealWorld.pdf

 

3rd Grade PronounsSubjectandObjectBeaPro.pptx

   3rd Grade Synonym Walk Around.docx
  

Journeys Lesson 10 Activities and Resources:

 

Grade 3 Lesson 10 Voc Bingo Card 1.docx

Grade 3 Lesson 10 Voc Bingo Card 2.docx

Grade 3 Lesson 10 Voc Bingo Card 3.docx

Grade 3 Lesson 10 Voc Bingo Card 4.docx  

 

*Created by Lucia Turner (Parker) 

  

Spelling Activities and Resources:

 

Spelling Activity 1.doc

 

 Spelling Activity 2.doc 

    http://k-5literacyconnections.weebly.com/alphafriends.html  

 

http://www.candohelperpage.com/sightvocab_1.html
  http://www.mrnale.com/ (go to the literacy tab- then to Journeys) 

Agendas:

Grade 3 Grade Level Collaboration Agenda 12-4-12.pub 

3rd Grade Narrative Writing Video: 

 

http://moodle.fortsmithschools.org/course/view.php?id=632

 

*Showcased Elizabeth Love, Third Grade, Spradling

 

  Steps for Viewing Video:

1. Login to the Fort Smith Moodle website with your district username andpassword. http://moodle.fortsmithschools.org   2. In the search box type Turner Literacy. 3. Click on Turner Literacy (not Lucia Turner).  4. The enrollment key is literacy.  *Enrollment is a one-time process. 

*If you need assistance viewing the videos, please email Lucia Turner at lturner@fortsmithschools.org.    

  

Topic: Thinking Outside the Box with Journeys:

 

http://www.livebinders.com/play/play?id=48071   *SIOP Activities  

Inside/Outside Circle

4 Corners

Conga Line

Fastest Finger

 (contact James Perry from Sunnymede for additional information on activities) 

 

*Grammar Raps and Charts

 

*Carousel for TLI Review

 

*Game show questions as a review

 

*Draw pictures to help write stories

 

*Cut out graphic organizers and projectiles and post in notebook   

 

http://www.readwritethink.org/files/resources/interactives/flipbook/ *Flip Books with vocabulary words

 

http://chartchums.wordpress.com/2012/11/10/vocabulary-visuals-using-charts-to-help-make-words-stick/  *Making visual charts with vocabulary 

 

  http://www.vocabulary.co.il/parts-of-speech/high-school/story-blanks-create-a-story/   *Create stories using vocabulary words

 

http://www.livebinders.com/ * resources for Common Core State Standards, lesson ideas, and resources  

*Cyclops activity with vocabulary words

 

http://www.thinkcentral.com/index.htm  *Word Study Guide on ThinkCentral

 

http://storybird.com/   * Make, read, and share visual stories

 

http://www.brainpop.com/   * Activities pages for literacy and content areas

 

TOPIC: Online Resources- Including ThinkCentral:

 

http://www.thinkcentral.com/index.htm  *ThinkCentral

 

http://www.readtennessee.org/   *Understanding the standards 

 

http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/  * An open marketplace for teachers

 

http://storybird.com/   * Make, read, and share visual stories

 

http://www.voki.com/      *Create Speaking Avatars and use them as an effective learning tool

 

http://www.brainpopjr.com/    *Activities pages for literacy and content areas

 

http://www.mrnale.com/ *go to the literacy tab- then to Journeys

 

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dojo   * free encyclopedia

 

http://www.spellingcity.com/Log-yourself-in.html   *Spelling City: efficient game-based of literacy skills

 

http://www.wordle.net/   * Generates "word clouds" from text you provide

 

http://www.tagxedo.com/   * Turns famous speeches, news articles, slogans and themes into visually stunning word clouds

 

http://www.itsamadlibsworld.com/   * word games create a new story by changing a few selected words in a story 

 

Topic: Technology with Minis:

 

http://www.thinkcentral.com/index.htm  *ThinkCentral leveled readers

 

http://www.tumblebooks.com/library/asp/customer_login.asp?accessdenied=%2Flibrary%2Fasp%2Fhome_tumblebooks%2Easp   * Tumblebooks 

 

http://storybird.com/   * Make, read, and share visual stories

 

http://www.storyjumper.com/   *StoryJumper is a place to create and discover stories for kids

 

http://www.littlebirdtales.com/   *Story building tool 

 

http://www.spellingcity.com/Log-yourself-in.html   *Spelling City: efficient game-based of literacy skills

 

http://www.raz-kids.com/  * Reading for fluency and practice 

 

http://www.pebblego.com/login.php  * Emergent reader research solution 

 

http://www.mrnale.com/ *go to the literacy tab- then to Journeys

 

http://www.eductioncity.com/   *online games and resources

 

http://www.bookemon.com/   * Create your own book on-line

 

http://www.mrsmcgillen.com/   * Resources for a 3rd grade teacher   

 

TOPIC: Assessment -Including Journeys

 

https://testmoz.com/  *Generates test for free

* Online assessments- customize

 

http://www.lessonswithlaughter.com/2012/04/reading-writing-notebooks.html *Readers/Writers notebooks

 

http://pinterest.com/lianec/guided-reading/   *Guided Readers rubrics

 

http://www.spellingcity.com/Log-yourself-in.html   *Spelling City: efficient game-based of literacy skills

 

http://www.thinkcentral.com/index.htm  *ThinkCentral Write Smart

 

http://www.teach-nology.com/web_tools/rubrics/studentrubrics.html * Have students use a rubric to grade themselves first

 

http://pblchecklist.4teachers.org/index.shtml * Checklist (student-created)

 

http://www.engaging-technologies.com/teaching-with-clickers.html#sthash.4IUW7tu8.dpbs * Use of clickers for assessment

 

*Spread out assessments throughout the week

 

*Grade independent activities 

 

Topic: Writing:

 

http://pinterest.com/hellojenjones/anchor-charts/ *Anchor charts for students- take notes

 

http://www.amazon.com/dp/156145303X/?tag=googhydr-20&hvadid=8130300907&hvpos=1t1&hvexid=&hvnetw=g&hvrand=21381112141622463139&hvpone=8.48&hvptwo=&hvqmt=b&ref=pd_sl_2jkcvhg1zs_b *Saturdays and Teacakes-Personal Narratives

 

http://www.internet4classrooms.com/grade_level_help/graphic_organizer_language_arts_third_3rd_grade.htm *Graphic Organizers- Webs, t-charts

 

http://classroommagazines.scholastic.com/?psch=CM/ps/20100825/google/pd/txtl/classmagsda//group200&s_kwcid=TC|12938|scholastic%20news||S|e|29479738183&promo_code=0073    *Scholastic News-prompts on articles

 

*Nonfiction books

 

* Word banks in journals

 

*Small Chunks- Immerse in topic, generate, draft, revise and edit

 

*Test drive ideas 5 minutes of generating ( contact Venus Weaver from Sutton for additional information)

 

 

Fourth Grade-Level Collaboration Resources 2012-2013  
District Information  Teacher Resources 
Brochure for 4th & 5th Grade-Level Collaboration Meetings (1).pub  

 

Journeys Lesson 6 Activities and Resources:

 

4th Grade Journeys Spelling Sort Lesson 6.docx

4th Grade Lesson 6 Cloze for Vocab Background.docx

4th Grade Lesson 6 Cloze for Vocab Background_B.docx

4th Grade Lesson 6 Cloze for Vocabulary.docx

4th Grade lesson 6 Comprehension Questions.docx

4th Grade lesson 6 Comprehension Questions.docx

4th Grade Lesson 6 Vocabulary Crossword.docx

4th Grade Lesson 6 Vocabulary Crossword_Read Aloud.docx

4th Grade Spelling Bingo.doc

 

*Created by Amy Mulhern (Pike)

Agendas: 

Grade 4 Grade Level Collaboration Agenda 9-27-12-1[1]-1.pub  

4th Grade Four Corners and Cogna Vocabulary Video:  http://moodle.fortsmithschools.org/course/view.php?id=632  

 

*Showcased Brandy Rinke, Instructional Facilitator, Trusty

 

Steps for Viewing Video:

1. Login to the Fort Smith Moodle website with your district username and password. http://moodle.fortsmithschools.org  2. In the search box type Turner Literacy. 3. Click on Turner Literacy (not Lucia Turner).  4. The enrollment key is literacy.  *Enrollment is a one-time process. 

*If you need assistance viewing the videos, please email Lucia Turner at lturner@fortsmithschools.org

Agendas:

Grade 4 Grade Level Collaboration Agenda 12-3-12.pub  

4th Grade Persuasive/Opinion Unit 3, Leson 13, Day 3 Video: 

http://moodle.fortsmithschools.org/course/view.php?id=632  

 

I Wanna Iguana and I Wanna New Room by Karen Kaufman Orloff  are the books that Jennifer Howald used in the Persuasice/Opinion Unit 3, Lesson 13, Day 3 Video.  

 

*Showcased Jennifer Howald, Fourth Grade,Woods

 

Steps for Viewing Video:

1. Login to the Fort Smith Moodle website with your district username and password. http://moodle.fortsmithschools.org  2. In the search box type Turner Literacy. 3. Click on Turner Literacy (not Lucia Turner).  4. The enrollment key is literacy.  *Enrollment is a one-time process.  

*If you need assistance viewing the videos, please email Lucia Turner at lturner@fortsmithschools.org 

 

Topic: Reading Notebook Activities: 

 

*Skill taught whole group

Have them choose personal book to address skill and flag their thoughts with sticky notes

 

*Binder sections: vocabulary, grammar, comprehension, etc. 

 

*Reading response questions (alternative ending and why question)

 

   http://www.dinah.com/    * Foldables- Dina Zikes  

 

*Paragraph frames 

 

TOPIC: ECAW Schools to Teach Writing: 

 

*2-3 groups a day 

 

*Demonstrated- not every day

 

*Journeys as demonstrated

 

*Publishing as a whole group one day do all groups, the next day do Writer's Workshop

 

*Bring in minis to help research

 

*Write Smart on ThinkCentral 

 

*Staying on the same writing genre (type)

 

*Incorporate Journeys grammar lessons

 

TOPIC: Writing with Technology:

 

*Record stories in Moviemaker

 

http://www.voki.com/      *Create Speaking Avatars and use them as an effective learning tool

 

https://bubbl.us/   *Prewriting activities for writing 

 

http://storybird.com/   * Make, read, and share visual stories

 

http://prezi.com/    *Communication tool to organize ideas, presentation and share topics

 

http://www.glogster.com/   *Website that allows users to create virtual posters combining text, audio, video, images, and hyperlinks and to share them with others electronically

 

http://www.toondoo.com/  *Create cartoons characters 

 

TOPIC: Strategies and Teaching Decoding:

 

*Recognize suffixes and prefixes (word parts)

 

*Write words (unknown) on boards students share strategies

 

*Words sorts, activities

 

*Borrow word study games/activities from lower grades

 

http://quizlet.com/     *flash cards & games 

 

TOPIC: Thinking Outside the Box with Journeys

 

*Using strategies in Journeys with Step up to Writing

 

*Using strategies in Journeys with 4 Square Method ( Contact Kyra Frederick, Instructional Facilitator, at Parker, for additional information) 

  

*Teachers compile list of mentor text for teaching reading and writing

 

*The Trait Crate for Writing by Scholastic

 

*Bring in technology

 

*Spelling "Menu" where students can pick and choose activities for spelling each week

 

http://www.spellingcity.com/Log-yourself-in.html   *Spelling City: efficient game-based of literacy skills

 

*Pair writing with mentor text

 

*Secret sentence (Linda Hoyt)  email lturner@fortsmithschools.org (Lucia Turner) for details for activity 

 

http://pbskids.org/   *Activities and games 

 

https://adidesiderio.wikispaces.com/4th+Journeys   * Activities with Journeys ( Reference by Majetta Green from Sutton)  

 

https://kmott.wikispaces.com/Mott+Language+Arts * Activities and resources linked with Journeys ( Reference by Majetta Green from Sutton) 

 

 

 

 

Fifth Grade-Level Collaboration Resources 2012-2013  
District Information  Teacher Resources 
Brochure for 4th & 5th Grade-Level Collaboration Meetings (1)(1).pub  

Samples of Resources and Activities:

 

5th Grade Common Core Reading Literature Activities.pdf  

Agendas:

Grade 5 Grade Level Collaboration Agenda 9-27-12-1[1]-2 (1).pub  

Journeys Lesson 6 Activities and Resources:

 

5th Grade Cloze Vocabulary Background.docx

 

5th Grade Lesson 6 Comprehension Questions Main Selection Comp.docx

 

5th Grade Lesson 6 Vocabulary Questions Background.docx

 

  5th Grade Lesson 6 Comprehension Questions Main Selection Comp.docx

 

5th Grade Lesson 6 Vocabulary Questions Background.docx

 

5th Grade Spelling Sort Lesson 6.docx

 

Journeys Lesson 8 Activities and Resources:

 

5th Grade Lesson 8 Cloze for Vocab Background.docx

 

5th Grade Lesson 8 Comprehension Questions Main Selection Comp.docx

 

5th Grade Lesson 8 Crossword.docx

 

5th Grade Lesson 8 Vocabulary Questions Background.docx

 

*Adapted by by Amy Mulhern resources for 4th grade (Pike) 

 

Nonfiction Features and Resources:

 

Sample Display #1:

 

 

Sample Display #2:

 

 

*Adapted by by Sharon Stevenson (Bonneville) 

Agendas:

Grade 5 Grade Level Collaboration Agenda 12-3-12.pub

5th Grade Lesson on Voice: 

http://moodle.fortsmithschools.org/course/view.php?id=632  

 

*Showcased Darla Sampley, Fifth Grade, Spradling

 

Steps for Viewing Video:

1. Login to the Fort Smith Moodle website with your district username and password. http://moodle.fortsmithschools.org  2. In the search box type Turner Literacy. 3. Click on Turner Literacy (not Lucia Turner).  4. The enrollment key is literacy.  *Enrollment is a one-time process. 

 

*If you need assistance viewing the videos, please email Lucia Turner at lturner@fortsmithschools.org 

 

TOPIC: Vocabulary:

 

http://quizlet.com/     *flash cards & games 

 

 *4 Square Model  

 

   http://www.dinah.com/    * Foldables- Dina Zikes  

 

TOPIC: Journeys Assessment Resources:

 

*Process rubrics

 

*Average AR test and comprehension test

 

*Asses throughout the writing process-prewriting, drafting, publishing, etc. 

 

TOPIC: Using Technology:

 

http://www.spellingcity.com/Log-yourself-in.html   *Spelling City: efficient game-based of literacy skills

 

http://quizlet.com/     *Flash cards & games 

 

http://www.voki.com/      *Create Speaking Avatars and use them as an effective learning tool

 

http://www.readworks.org/    * Common Core lessons and resources

 

http://goanimate.com/?utm_source=emailshare&refuser=0No6ZpOadOww  * Make a viral video

 

http://www.eductioncity.com/   *online games and resources

 

http://storyworks.scholastic.com/home/login   *content across genres will build students' reading, writing, and critical-thinking skills 

 

http://www.storyjumper.com/   *StoryJumper is a place to create and discover stories for kids

 

http://learnzillion.com/     * online resources for teacher and students 

 

https://testmoz.com/  *Generates test for free

 

http://prezi.com/    *communication tool to organize ideas, presentation and share topics

 

http://www.toondoo.com/  *Create cartoons characters 

 

https://www.teachingchannel.org/   * Common Core resources, strategies and videos

 

http://writingfix.com/  * Sharing writing lessons

 

http://www.edmodo.com/   * Class to connect and collaborate

 

TOPIC: Thinking Outside the Box with Journeys:  

 

https://www.georgiastandards.org/Pages/Default.aspx   * Georgia Common Core State Standards resources

 

http://www.readworks.org/    * Common Core lessons and resources

 

http://storyworks.scholastic.com/home/login   *content across genres will build students' reading, writing, and critical-thinking skills 

 

http://www.pppst.com/  * Online powerpoints and resources 

 

http://pennykittle.net/   * Penny Kittle- Write Beside Them 

 

http://www.stenhouse.com/shop/pc/viewprd.asp?idProduct=9159&r=&REFERER=  * Lynne Dorfman -Nonfiction Mentor Text

 

http://www.amazon.com/Common-Core-Lesson-Book-Informational/dp/0325042934   * Gretchen Owocki-Common Core Lesson Book K-5 

 

TOPIC: Nonfiction Writing (Informational):

 

Brags & Whines  *( Contact Daniel Arnold from Fairview for additional information)

 

*Murals

 

*Timelines

 

*Content areas

 

*Liberty kids/United Streaming videos

 

*Write persuasive letter from historical point of view

 

*Time Warp   *( Contact Daniel Arnold from Fairview for additional information)

 

 

 

Sixth Grade-Level Collaboration Resources 2012-2013   
District Information  Teacher Resources 

 

Brochure for 6th Grade-Level Collaboration Meeting 12-13.pub  

Samples of Resources and Activities:

 

6th Grade Common Core.pdf  

Agendas:

Grade 6 Grade Level Collaboration Agenda 9-27-12-1[1]-2 (1).pub  

6th Grade Grammar+Glossary.docx  

Resources and Activities for Argumentative Writing from Grade-Level

 

 Collaboration 10-05-12 Meeting:

 

http://www.livebinders.com/play/play?id=556136

 

 

Access Key: writing

Journeys Lesson 7 Actvities and Resources:

 

6th Grade Lesson 7 Background Story.docx

 

6th grade Lesson 7 Crossword.docx

 

6th Grade Lesson 7 Vocabulary CW_1.docx

 

6th Grade Lesson 7 Vocab CW 2.docx

 

6th grade Lesson 7 Vocabulary Cloze.docx

 

6th grade Lesson 7 Vocabulary Questions.docx

 

6th Grade Lesson 7 Vocabulary Questions Background.docx

 

 

*Adapted by by Amy Mulhern resources for 4th grade (Pike) 

 

 

Argumentative Essay Powerpoint.ppt 

Argumentative writing graphic Organizer.doc  
Notes and Ideas for Argumentative Writing.doc

 

Preposition Poem Resources:

 

Sample Display #1:

 

 

 

Sample Display #2:

 

 

Sample Display #3:

 

 

*Created by Sherry Shock (Bonneville) 

6th Grade Intro to Argumentative Oreo Activity.doc

Webquest for Argumentative Writing.doc

 

  *Created by Carie Buratowski(Barling)

  http://www.studymode.com/subjects/is-there-too-much-of-commercialism-in-the-internet-page1.html 
  Argumentative Essay Powerpoint.ppt  

Agendas:

 

Grade 6 Grade Level Collaboration Agenda 11-27-12.pub

                                           6th Grade Argumentative Writing Video:                                           http://moodle.fortsmithschools.org/course/view.php?id=632  

 

*Showcased Dana Brooks, Sixth Grade, Tilles

 

 

Steps for Viewing Video:

1. Login to the Fort Smith Moodle website with your district username and password. http://moodle.fortsmithschools.org  2. In the search box type Turner Literacy. 3. Click on Turner Literacy (not Lucia Turner).  4. The enrollment key is literacy.  *Enrollment is a one-time process. 

 

 

*If you need assistance viewing the videos, please email Lucia Turner at lturner@fortsmithschools.org. 

 

http://goanimate.com/?utm_source=emailshare&refuser=0No6ZpOadOww

 

Go! Antimate    *Showcased by Dana Brooks: November 27, 2012 Collaboration Meeting

 

http://learnzillion.com/  

 

*Showcased by Dana Brooks: November 27, 2012 Collaboration Meeting

 

 

Topic: Technology with Minis:

 

http://www.forandagainst.com/   *argumentative writing resources

 

http://idebate.org/    *argumentative writing resources

 

http://storybird.com/    *short, art-inspired stories you make to share, read and print

 

http://www.freetypinggame.net/   *free typing games, lessons and tests 

 

Thinking Outside the Box with Journeys

 

http://www.xtranormal.com/  *make your own videos     

 

http://www.youngzine.org/     *on-line articles

 

http://quizlet.com/     *flash cards & games 

 

http://www.edhelper.com/?gclid=CJXbleCC8LMCFcaiPAodpw4Adw      *leveled reader books

 

http://www.readworks.org/     *Common Core State Standards mini lessons 

 

http://classroommagazines.scholastic.com/products/scholastic-scope?psch=CM/ps/20100825/google/pd/txtl/classmagsda//group200&s_kwcid=TC|12938|scope%20magazine||S|e|29479762783&promo_code=0073

 

* Scope Magazine from Scholastic

 

http://action.scholastic.com/    *With internet access

 

http://classroommagazines.scholastic.com/products/junior-scholastic   *Debate each subscription

 

 

 

 

 

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