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Writing+ Reading Comprehension Grade 3- SP

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Teacher Kathy Ortiz
Average rating:4.7Number of reviews:(340)
In this class, students will read 3 short stories with topics from either science or history, then answer an essay question of their favorite story they read. This is a Self-Paced class, No live meetings.

Class experience

US Grade 3
15 lessons//15 Weeks
 Week 1
Lesson 1
Week 1
How do people breathe? What is the “Forehead of the Sky”? Do alligators have a voice?
 Week 2
Lesson 2
Week 2
What is the first lady’s job? Is slime good to eat? How did the Liberty Bell become cracked?
 Week 3
Lesson 3
Week 3
What are fossils? Who is Sandra Day O’connor? What is a snow eater?
 Week 4
Lesson 4
Week 4
Why did Native Americans make totem poles? How are ladybugs useful? What is a barn raising?
 Week 5
Lesson 5
Week 5
Does a giant redwood tree have giant roots? What is it like to live on a houseboat? How does a dragonfly use its legs?
 Week 6
Lesson 6
Week 6
What is a love apple? Does it ever snow in the desert? Who was Laika?
 Week 7
Lesson 7
Week 7
What are Saturn’s rings? How do Americans thank veterans? What are lantern fish?
 Week 8
Lesson 8
Week 8
How did stories about mermaids start? How does an earthworm dig tunnels? What are the Mayan pyramids?
 Week 9
Lesson 9
Week 9
What are feral animals? What are the blues? How can scents change the way you feel?
 Week 10
Lesson 10
Week 10
Who was the first African American Nurse? Why do groundhogs dig up fields? Who are the ama?
 Week 11
Lesson 11
Week 11
Does music charm snakes? What was the riddle of the sphinx? What are ant colonies?
 Week 12
Lesson 12
Week 12
Who was Fredrick Douglass? How do animals know the way home? What is a mannequin?
 Week 13
Lesson 13
Week 13
How can people save water? What art has lasted for 25,000 years? What are musk oxen?
 Week 14
Lesson 14
Week 14
Has anyone ever gone to the North Pole alone? Why is the baobab tree special? What is Space Camp?
 Week 15
Lesson 15
Week 15
What is the Mystery of the monarch? What is a neighborhood island? What are the northern lights? Who was Jim Henson?
In this class, students will read 3 fun short stories that have different topics from science and history topics. This provides students a subject matter that keeps their interest and helps them learn to love reading, all the while they are practicing their reading. The student will read each story and then answer 5 comprehension questions on kahoot.com in an activity the teacher will provide a link to in the classroom. 
I am a homeschool parent of 20+ years. I have educated my three adults children from K-12th grade, 2 of which are now in College. I have a Masters degree in teaching and learning with technology, and a Bachelor's degree in organizational management. I have training in behavioral therapy and am able to apply this to all my classes to be able to reach kids of all ages and abilities. I look forward to seeing you in my classroom. I have been working online for about 15 yrs, I have worked as a virtual assistant, online teacher,  I love helping students, teachers, and homeschool parents,  learn how to make education fun and engaging. 
Homework Offered
Turning in writing to the teacher each week for feedback.
Assessments Offered
Grades Offered
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Parents need to ensure their students complete both the comprehension questions and writing assignments each week.
Average rating:4.7Number of reviews:(340)
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My name is Teacher Kathy Ortiz. Gamification Classes! What is Gamification you ask? All of my classes are set up in a way that we use interactive online games from nearpod.com, kahoot.it, blooket.com, and gimkit.com to help students have fun while... 
Self-Paced Class

$15

weekly or $225 for all content
15 pre-recorded lessons
15 weeks of teacher support
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1 year of access to the content

Completed by 1 learner
Ages: 8-10

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