I have finally decided to join Instagram and have started with some pictures from the Meet Up in Vegas. I’d be thrilled if you would follow me, as of this moment I don’t have any followers. I tend to keep Minds in Bloom, my Facebook page, and my Pinterest pretty focused on education, but I will likely use Instagram for fun and more personal pictures with some education thrown in too. So, please come see me with the amazing Deanna Jump as well as the CEO and Community Manager of TpT, and of course Elvis, and remember to follow!
First and Second Grade Teachers: For close reading/reading comprehension passages, would you prefer a 50/50 split of fiction and nonfiction (informational text) or more nonfiction? ... See MoreSee Less
First and second-grade teachers: I keep getting requests to make a primary version of my Text Time close reading passages. What do you think of this draft page (click on the picture to make it bigger)? This is a second-grade passage. The first-grade one would be similar, but easier. The questions would stay the same. Would you use this? Is there anything that should be changed? Just to make this a little more fun, tomorrow morning, I will randomly pick one comment and give that person a $10 TpT gift card. ... See MoreSee Less