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Elementary Science Unit - Energy. For teachers or learners. Includes online lessons, games, videos, hands on activities, reading, writing and math free printable worksheets. History of energy, atoms, states of matter, potential & kinetic energy, forms of energy, renewable & more.
Writers Workshop - Learn how to set up a writers workshop in your class. Learn about teaching Prewriting, First Draft, Revising, Editing, Publishing & more.
Reading Strategies - Free, printable strategies for developing & experienced readers. Understand the four general purposes of reading. Develop reader's strength with prior knowledge, the context of the reading situation and much more.
State Testing - View and use practice K-8 state tests & sample CRT's from around the nation. Test taking skills & tips.
Writing Process - 6+1 Writing Traits: Prewriting / Brainstorming, Drafting, Responding / Revising, Editing & Publishing. Step-by-step instructions.
San Diego Quick - A fast, effective, reading assessment of your new students reading levels. Printable word banks.
Rounding - Free math worksheets for rounding to nearest ten and hundred. Great way to teach students as a new concept. Comes with a number line.


Free Printable Math Notebook
Best for grades 2-6. Includes over 80 pages of fill-in math vocabulary and dozens math tools.
Math Tools notebook journal

GED Class Online

Online resources for students in homeschool programs who want to prepare in math, english and writing for GED or earn a high school diploma should check out www.GEDOnlineDiploma.com


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Addition / Subtraction - Teach fact families instead of counting on fingers! Free printable addition & subtraction fact families practice worksheets and printable quizzes. Mixed practice quizzes. Double & triple digit with & w/out regrouping.
Multiplication / Division - Need to give a quick multiplication quiz to your students? Free printable multiplication worksheets 1-12's for tests or practice. Double & triple digit multiplication. study table with & without answers. Division worksheets.
Writing Rubric - Make grading writing easier! Free printable Scoring Rubric for Writing Conventions: Organization, Ideas, Voice, Word Choice & Sentence / Fluency.
DIBELS Reading Assessment - Dynamic - Indicators - of - Basic - Early - Literacy - Skills. Learn what DIBELS is & how it can help you diagnose reading levels by knowing what area they need to help at. Complete instructions on how to implement as a year long assessment.
.Fry Sight Words - The first 1000 words to learn in English. Printable!
Second Language Tips - Easy to implement Language Acquisition Strategies, Accommodations & Modifications for ELL Learners. Teaching English Second Language.
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