I am linking up with 4th Grade Frolics' Monday Made It and Teaching Tales Along the Yellow Brick Road's Eating, Drinking, and Linking Oh My!
I know it's Tuesday now, but I still wanted to link up with 4th Grade Frolics. I really enjoy the Monday Made It link up! It helps motivate me to bring out my creative side! So, this year will by my first teaching position. I am now a LRE-Resource teacher for 2nd-5th grade. Before this new position, I was a student and upon graduating I became a full time sub in an extended resource room. I am so excited about this new position, and everyone that I have met at the school has been so warm and positive. Since I will have several grades to keep up with, I wanted to stay organized with student info, common core standards, and I felt it would be very needful to have a detailed sub folder. I printed off some binder cover sheets and purchased some binders at Wal Mart. When I went to Wal Mart, I couldn't remember the colors in the cover pages. I am kind of wishing I just got blue and black binders now. I'm sure I will find a reason to buy other binders once I get started. :-) Here are my new binders.
I cannot find the person responsible for making these cute cover pages. If anyone knows, please leave me a comment. I will go back and add their name. I want to give credit where credit is due!
I haven't printed off the common core standards yet. Does anyone know where you can get them in a straight forward manner? I know they are on the common core website, but I don't really like the layout on there.
For my sub folder, I made an IEP Summary Form. I'll have one included for each student. You can download this free form from my TPT store. I could not find any IEP Summary's that included notes for individualized behavior management, so that is why I decided to make one for myself. In special education, it's important for everyone involved to know what the kids need emotionally, physically, and academically. If you download this, please leave feedback! :-)
On to Eating Drinking and Linking Oh My!
I want to start this section off by saying I love the blog Six Sisters' Stuff. They have tons of quick recipes!! One of my favorite (not so quick) recipes from them is Poppy Seed Chicken. It tastes just as good for leftover nights. Here is the recipe:
Poppy Seed Chicken
2 cups of chicken, cooked and diced
2 cups of Ritz crackers, crushed
1 tablespoon of poppy seeds
(I personally just put how much I want of poppy seeds. I like the crunchiness.)
1 can (10.75 oz) of cream of chicken soup
1 1/2 cups sour cream
1/2 cup butter, melted
There are some optional ingredients, but I do not add them. They are:
1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
1 teaspoon minced garlic
1 tablespoon lemon juice
Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Mix together chicken, soup, and sour cream in a large bowl. Add in Worcestershire sauce, minced garlic, and lemon juice if desired. In another bowl, mixed together crushed crackers, poppy seeds, and melted butter, Stir until butter is completely incorporated. Spray a 9x13" baking pan with non-stick cook spray. Spread chicken mixture on the bottom and top with cracker mixture. Cover pan with foil and bake for 15 minutes. Remove foil and bake for 15 more minutes. Enjoy!