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6 Best Writing Lessons Ever

by Kylene Reed, on Apr 26, 2019 4:59:07 PM

Over the past two years, I have been working with my team at Bushland to develop a deeper learning atmosphere for the students in our classrooms. We have spent many …

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Topics:ScienceSocial StudiesApril 2019

by Kylene Reed, on Apr 24, 2019 10:16:40 PM

My sixth grade class just finished up our unit in Social Studies and English on WWII last week. This is one of my favorite units that I do each year! …

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Topics:Social StudiesApril 2019

by Kylene Reed, on Apr 21, 2019 10:38:19 PM

It is that time of year when I begin to reflect on how far my students have come, and what I still need to get done before school is out! …

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by Kylene Reed, on Apr 21, 2019 10:10:02 PM

What a fun week I had in 2nd grade! I was lucky enough to get to go and share the April lesson of the month with all 5 sections of …

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Topics:April 2019

by Kylene Reed, on Apr 16, 2019 10:06:52 PM

It's that time of year, where I get anxious to start cleaning out all of the miscellaneous items that I have collected throughout the year! Well, today I was in …

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Topics:ScienceApril 2019

by Kylene Reed, on Apr 10, 2019 12:01:12 PM

Transitions, transitions, transitions. The goal of any writer is to create a smooth, flowing piece, filled with interesting information, that their readers will enjoy. This week, my 6th grade students are …

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Topics:ScienceApril 2019

by Kylene Reed, on Apr 5, 2019 6:36:03 PM

Who's ready for the BIG games this weekend?? My students certainly are:) You all know how hard English teachers have to work to keep our students engaged... especially middle school …

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by Kylene Reed, on Apr 3, 2019 9:48:27 PM

Today our fourth graders continued building off of yesterday's main idea sort. In this 20 minute lesson, the groups wrote a main idea sentence for each main idea blurb on …

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Topics:Test PrepApril 2019

by Kylene Reed, on Apr 2, 2019 9:35:57 PM

Hello fellow Texas teachers! It is impossible to predict the prompt that your fourth and seventh-grade students will be given for STAAR this year. The key is to expose students …

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Topics:Test PrepApril 2019

by Kylene Reed, on Apr 2, 2019 8:50:10 PM

WOW... Can you believe April is already here? This year is flying by! This month, the lessons are all about our planet! Whether you are studying space in K-2, or …

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Topics:April 2019