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ELA units

YES, You Do Have Time To Teach Social Studies!!

YES, You Do Have Time To Teach Social Studies!!

This year we are working hard to cover all of the continents in our Social Studies curriculum.  That’s hard to do when you have so many other standards to cover in a year.  In order to get all  we can…

Fall Fables and So Much More!

Fall Fables and So Much More!

I am thrilled to begin an ELA unit to kick off the fall!  You’ll want to take a look at this one, because it will keep you up to speed on the skills you need.  This unit is designed around my favorite…

Fourth Grade Friday: Homeschool Curriculum Choices

Fourth Grade Friday: Homeschool Curriculum Choices

I get a lot of questions about curriculum so I thought I’d share with you what I’m using with my fourth graders this year.  A lot of people ask me about curriculum other than my own, and honestly I try to…

Fourth Grade Fridays: How to Homeschool Fourth Grade

Fourth Grade Fridays: How to Homeschool Fourth Grade

    Fourth Grade is a big grade to teach.  This is the year of double digit multiplication and division, understanding European Exploration into the Revolutionary War, writing in cursive, reading and comparing literature and more!  It’s becoming more and…

Super Sleuths- Mystery Adventure Game {Back to School FREEBIE}

Super Sleuths- Mystery Adventure Game {Back to School FREEBIE}

    If you’re teaching 3rd-5th grade this year boy do I have an incredible resource for you! April from The Glitter Tree and I have teamed up to bring you an incredible Vocabulary ELA curriculum.  And this week we’re not…

Introducing- Ocean Vocabulary ELA Unit

Introducing- Ocean Vocabulary ELA Unit

I’ve been talking about our Ocean Vocabulary ELA Unit in our Teacher 2 Teacher Facebook Group for quite some time now.  I’m so excited to announce that it’s ready to go! If you’ve been around my blog much, you know…

Elementary #1 Build Your Own Bundle

Elementary #1 Build Your Own Bundle

  Finding the right tools to homeschool can be overwhelming to say the least.  While our family doesn’t use a boxed curriculum, we do use supplemental tools to help promote the love of learning and to keep our academic skills sharp.…

Opinion Writing For Young Learners

Opinion Writing For Young Learners

  Opinion writing with young learners can be taught through interactive writing. Writing should have a purpose.  Young learners will not want to write if you’re just going to be throwing away their papers.  So, before you begin make sure…

Having Fun With Winter Vocabulary

Having Fun With Winter Vocabulary

If you’re planning on having fun with winter words, I think this winter themed vocabulary ELA (English Language Arts) pack will keep your lessons fun, challenging, and low-prep!  There are more activities than pictured so be sure to click here…

Fall ELA Unit

Fall ELA Unit

April, from the Glitter Tree, and I have a brand new ELA unit out!  This fall ELA unit covers vocabulary, writing, reading comprehension, fluency, and identifying types of sentences.  Here are a few sample pages from the pack. Vocabulary word…