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Posts Made By: volfan85
Board: Middle School/Jr High (6-8) 06-26-2017, 07:02 PM
Replies: 2
 
Posted By volfan85
Pearson Successnet

Does anyone use Pearson textbooks, particularly Pearsonsuccessnet for 7th or 8th grade ELA?
Board: Books, Guided Reading & Literature 05-27-2013, 08:42 PM
Replies: 6
 
Posted By volfan85
Wow...booksource is a great resource! Thanks

so much for sharing. I am not quite understanding one part though. Do you as the teacher check out the books for the students on the computer or are they responsible for that? Is it a time consuming...
Board: Books, Guided Reading & Literature 08-14-2011, 02:32 PM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By volfan85
book bag storage

I have the students place their gallon bags underneath their desk when they are not in use and when they leave the classroom. I teach 2 different sections of Reading/Language Arts 6th grade. The...
Board: Books, Guided Reading & Literature 08-14-2011, 02:27 PM
Replies: 1
 
Posted By volfan85
R5

I have started using R5 this year in my 6th grade classroom. I have previously used Daily 5 in my 3rd grade class and really liked it, but after reading the R5 book I wanted to try to incorporate...
Board: Sixth Grade 07-23-2011, 01:02 PM
Replies: 11
 
Posted By volfan85
Love your form!

I am moving from 3rd grade to 6th and I need something like this! Thanks so much for sharing!
Board: Books, Guided Reading & Literature 06-26-2011, 01:26 PM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By volfan85
Read the book. Used Daily 5 two years and

really liked it but, I am moving from 3rd grade to 6th grade and am looking for new ideas so I am considering kind of combining some of the ideas in R5 and Daily 5/Cafe for next year. I like how R5...
Board: Daily 5 05-16-2011, 03:28 AM
Replies: 7
 
Posted By volfan85
Running Records

I would like to add that I do almost the exact same thing as the previous poster. It works very well for my use in Daily 5. I try to do a running record on each student about once a month as a part...
Board: Third Grade 04-25-2011, 04:51 PM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By volfan85
We test both in Tennessee.

We have tested both subjects for quite a few years in Tennessee.
Board: Third Grade 11-01-2010, 05:09 PM
Replies: 15
 
Posted By volfan85
Intervention materials

I have used several different things for intervention. When we first started, we had to use the Voyager program for building fluency and comprehension. Some at our school still do that. We may also...
Board: Third Grade 10-28-2010, 05:07 PM
Replies: 15
 
Posted By volfan85
Feeling Lucky

I love my schedule---lucky and didn't know it!

7:30--8:00 Kids come in and do morning work (evan moor cursive writing) pick out books for read to self time, visit, etc.
8:00---9:30 Reading---I...
Board: Daily 5 10-28-2010, 01:07 PM
Replies: 6
 
Posted By volfan85
Leveled books

I teach 3rd and do talk to my kids about choosing good fit books, but I only allow them to choose books on their level. I do a running record each month as a part of my reading conference with them...
Board: Third Grade 10-27-2010, 03:29 AM
Replies: 7
 
Posted By volfan85
Evan Moor Cursive WRiting

We do the EVan Moor daily cursive writing. It is the only time I allot for cursive writing instruction and I do not actively teach it during this time. The daily pages are great and all my students...
Board: Third Grade 09-19-2010, 07:25 PM
Replies: 16
 
Posted By volfan85
Yes, they do in Tennessee.

Always hard for 3rd graders to understand expanded form to the 10,000's!
Board: Daily 5 08-14-2010, 08:29 PM
Replies: 7
 
Posted By volfan85
I teach 3rd and we have used Treasures for 3...

I teach 3rd and we have used Treasures for 3 years. I use the comprehension skill, vocabulary, .etc. as mini lessons. I used to do all of the workbook pages but don't plan to use as many of them this...
Board: ARCHIVE 07-19-2009, 02:37 PM
Replies: 7
 
Posted By volfan85
Here's what I do in Tennessee

We have used Treasures for two years in my district. I agree that the tests are hard. However, I have stuck with them and we have had great results with our state TCAP tests in reading the last two...
Board: ARCHIVE 09-11-2008, 03:58 AM
Replies: 12
 
Posted By volfan85
This is my second year using Treasures. I

admit that I like it more this year than last year, but many other teachers in our school hate it. I use the TCAP practice test as a test grade each week and the selection test from the cd as a daily...
Board: ARCHIVE 05-04-2008, 04:16 AM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By volfan85
Reading First opinion

We are in our fifth year of Reading First. At first, our fluency scores went up. Now we are seeing that over all through the grade levels fluency is going down and comprehension is way down. We are...
Board: ARCHIVE 12-29-2007, 11:17 AM
Replies: 7
 
Posted By volfan85
First Year Treasures User

I teach 3rd grade and as a grade level my school is really struggling to get all of this in during our 90 min. block. I am doing more whole group than I have done in the past as opposed to guided...
Board: TEACHERS' LOUNGE ARCHIVE 09-09-2007, 04:28 PM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By volfan85
I don't have personal experience with this,

but many dog rescue sites mention crate training for rescued dogs and most of them are over a year old. I believe it can be done. Our dachshund puppy did not like the crate at all at first, but now...
Board: ARCHIVE 08-29-2007, 05:43 PM
Replies: 2
 
Posted By volfan85
This is my first year of using the treasures

series also. I actually like it better than I thought when we previewed it, but several of our other 3rd grade teachers have similar thoughts to yours. I do believe that the O workbook (on level) is...
Board: ARCHIVE 07-29-2007, 05:46 PM
Replies: 11
 
Posted By volfan85
Power Works

We are the only school in the district to use Power Works. It is rather expensive, but since we are a Reading First School we have the money to purchase it. If your school has the money I would...
Board: ARCHIVE 07-29-2007, 02:31 PM
Replies: 11
 
Posted By volfan85
I do this whenever I can especially with S.S.

I am still working with it on Science. The main reason I can do this is that our Social Studies texts are not very good. We are a Reading First school in Tennessee so the complete "Power Works"...
Board: ARCHIVE 07-28-2007, 03:06 PM
Replies: 124
 
Posted By volfan85
Go Vols!!

I'm in northwest Tennessee.
Board: ARCHIVE 07-18-2007, 06:42 PM
Replies: 8
 
Posted By volfan85
I have used united streaming quite a bit in

science and social studies. For the most part the kids love the clips. Like anything though if it is over used it tends to lose it's effectiveness. One problem that I have is with the sound quality...
Board: ARCHIVE 07-18-2007, 06:39 PM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By volfan85
Scholastic has one on their site.

Scholastic has one on their site.



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