The Seventh Most Important Thing – Novel Guide

The Seventh Most Important Thing - Novel Guide

The Seventh Most Important Thing – Novel Guide

The Seventh Most Important Thing. by Shelley Pearsall – Novel Guide ; Outstanding new middle school novel about loss, redemption, family, friendship, coming of age; rich vocabulary and symbolism; high interest read;

NOMINATED FOR 16 STATE AWARDS!
AN ALA NOTABLE BOOK
AN ILA TEACHERS CHOICE
A KIRKUS REVIEWS BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR

 

 

 

 

The Seventh Most Important Thing Novel Guide

The Seventh Most Important Thing Novel Guide

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Free -First Letters & Sounds Booklet

FREE – First Letters and Sounds – Learn to Read Booklet – Kindergarten

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FREE Interactive Notebooking – Science and Social Studies

FREE Interactive Notebooking Pack

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Best Middle School Novels

Best Middle School Novels

Best Middle School Novels

“World Without Fish” by Mark Kurlansky 

“Heroes of the Environment” by Harriet Rohmer

“Milkweed” Spinelli

“George Washington, Spymaster” by Thomas B. Allen

“One Crazy Summer” by Rita Williams-Garcia

“Bootleg” – by Karen Blumenthal

“The Most Dangerous” by Steve Sheinkin

“The Mystery of Beethoven’s Hair” by Russell Martin

“Return to Sender” – Julia Alvarez

“Towers Falling” – by Jewell Parker Rhodes

“Navigating Early” by Clare Vanderpool

“Nelson Mandela: No Easy Walk to Freedom” by Barry Denenberg

“Thrifty Guide to Ancient Rome”  – Jonathan W. Stokes 

“The Breadwinner” by Deborah Ellis

“Parvana’s Journey” by Deborah Ellis

“More Deadly Than War” by Kenneth C. Davis

Free Christmas Math Lesson Plan & More

Free, 33 page, Christmas Math Multiplication Pack:

Christmas Multiplication Math Pack

Christmas Multiplication Math Pack

 

The Polar Express Kindergarten Math Pack:

Polar Express Math lesson plan

Polar Express Math lesson plan

The Polar Express – Language Arts Lesson Plan

Polar Express Language Arts lesson plan

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The Polar Express Math – Grade 2 Lesson Plan

Polar Express grade 2 lesson plan

Polar Express grade 2 lesson plan

Best Elementary School Novels

Here is a short list of best elementary school novels. Captivating and cross-curricular.

Elementary Novels

Elementary Novels

  1. Turtle in Paradise – Historical Fiction

2. The Invention of Hugo Cabret – History of Movies

3. Return to Sender – Immigration; Coming of Age Inside Out and Back Again – Immigration; Coming of Age

4. The Way to Stay in Destiny – Coming of Age; Acceptance; Family

5. The Fourteenth Goldfish – Science & Language Arts

6. The Third Mushroom – Science & Language Arts

7. The End of the Wild – Environment, Science & Language Arts

8. Small as an Elephant – Abandonment; Mental Illness

9. Towers Falling – American History & Language Art

10. The Egypt Game – World History & Language Arts

11. I Survived Series

Return to Sender Novel Guide

Return to Sender Novel Guide

Inside Out and Back Again Novel Guide

Inside Out and Back Again Novel Guide

The Third Mushroom Novel Guide

The Third Mushroom Novel Guide

Turning Pages: My Life Story – Sonia Sotomayor- Lesson Plan

Turning Pages: My Life Story - Sonia Sotomayor -Lesson Plan

Turning Pages: My Life Story – Sonia Sotomayor -Lesson Plan

“Turning Pages: My Life Story” –  by Sonia Sotomayor is a beautifully written and illustrated story. This truly inspirational biography is bound to capture imagination of all students. Sonia overcomes many challenges in life and becomes a 3rd women Supreme Court justice and a 1st Hispanic serving on the highest court.

Have Fun Reading!

Mrs. Lena, M.Ed.