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Premium Amembers on the Wise Owl Factory Site have access to their own login, password, dashboard, account information, and all premium downloads. Previews of included downloads are on this page, but not the actual files. Links to blog posts with further information about the products are provided if posts are available. The dashboard is similar to the free eMember subscription page while having several more pages and resources. Access to free eMember resources are also included.




Word Solving and Reading Strategies Pack 2

While the popular Reading Word Solving and Comprehension Pack 1 is in the free eMember area, pack 2 is included in the premium area for subscribers. Information about pack 2 is at this link.


Summarizing, Vocabulary, and Story Elements

Editable pages for use after reading animal stories with pages for summarizing, vocabulary work, and story elements.  Fiction and Nonfiction


Editable Reading, Writing, and Work Ethic Rubrics

This PDF is editable for teachers to add their own criteria to rubrics for reading and writing workshop. The work ethic rubric may be used with an entire class or individual students.


Reading Rodeo Centers

Western theme centers for long vowel cards to laminate or place in plastic sleeves to use with a dry marker. Word cards for the long vowel words, and fill in the blank writing pages. Children will lasso the numbers for a math center. And for the art center, there are western theme coloring pages.


Bossy-R Farm Game Only

Black and white printing game for r-controlled vowels. This download is found on our premium games page.


Howl’s Moving Castle Student Work Pages PDF

This packet has four read-and-respond work pages for students to demonstrate knowledge of the reading material. The pages include matching, circle the answer, and writing to finish the cause and effect work page. Answer keys are provided for the teacher. Creative writing pages to accompany the story are included for students to paraphrase or apprentice themselves to the writing in the book for clever answers. Discussion question pages for the book and the movie are included. Each page has 10 questions each. Students should consult the text as necessary to support their ideas.

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Pumpkin Writing Frames Fiction, Nonfiction, and Rubrics

Pumpkin writing frames including story writing prompts for fiction, research writing guides for nonfiction writing, and rubrics. Grades 2-3.


5 Paragraph Teaching Posters and Student Pages

Letter-sized teaching posters as well as planning pages and writing frames for students to practice the 5 paragraph essay. Some of the pages have support for students, and some are intended for independent writers. Read more at the informational blog post. 


Write a Fairy Tale Backwards 27 Page PDF

ur premium eMember area has a 27 page PDF for a story writing project. The writing page includes a “The End” writing a fairy tale backwards printable. See the blog post for more information.


Mice Themed Prepositional Phrases Product

This printable PDF is included in our Premium Amember area on the writing page. There are prepositional phrases letter-sized teaching posters, word cards, a center, and writing frames. It has 111 pages, and helps support CCSS L.K.1e and L.1.1i for grade one. See the blog post with a free sample at this link.


Resource for ch-sh-th-and wh digraphs 187 pages.

Read a blog post about this printable here. Included are 187 pages with student interactive foldables, read the room with alphabetizing, teaching materials such as pocket chart cards, letter-sized teaching posters, and more.


Editable Grade 2 Writing Through the Year

Need editable grade 2 writing pages? This product was designed with busy teachers and homeschool parents in mind who might like to get something together quickly for guided reading, response to reading activity, or for a writing project.  Rubrics are included. 150-page PDF printable

Read the blog post about this printable and find a free sample download at this link. 


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Editable School Year Writing and Drawing Memory Book

This printable PDF is included in our Premium Amember area on the writing page. The A to Z booklet may be used during the school year or for the last 26 days of school if an ABC theme is used for the end of school. The booklet does not have to be edited for use. See more information at this link. 



Editable Game Show for Unit Reviews

There is an editable Game Show to help you review a unit or even the school year that for adding your own questions. There is a PowerPoint version and a Google Slides version. Videos explaining the use of Google Slides are on the Google Slides pages. Some background information about the helpful guide for teachers on that page is available at this link.

Substitute or Class Theme Days — Little Prep, Print and Go


A to Z Sub or Class Theme Day All Plans and Printables SMART Board 

A to Z theme day plans (for 2 days) with centers, work pages, pocket cart cards and more. Full directions included. See this blog post for more information.

Alphabetical Order Substitute or Class Theme Day All Subjects

A to Z Class Theme Day All Plans and Printables PDF Pages Only

Substitute Day plans (for 2 days) with centers, work pages, pocket cart cards and more. Full directions included.


Substitute or Class Theme Days — Little Prep, Print and Go


Frog Day Substitute or Class Theme Day

On the science page, the frog day theme download has 97 pages. Find out more at this blog post.


Math and Science


Spring Count and Graph Math Centers Very Little PrepPrint and go!


Represent and interpret data.


he 12 different graphing activities with answers, and differentiation options. Sections include: St. Patrick’s Day graphing, Spring graphing, Gardening graphing, Outdoor Fun graphing, May graphing, Sunny graphing, First-grade create my own graph section


April Showers Count and Graph Math Centers Very Little Prep Print and go!


Represent and interpret data.


Each activity has a color page to count and graph, as well as different problems in black and white. Color pages may be laminated or put in plastic sleeves for use with dry makers for reusable math centers. Differentiation options include recording with objects, recording on a student page, using the counting pages, or using paper cubes or cards for independent graphing.


Rotating calendar with months, seasons, and numbers 1-31

Time is a very abstract idea for children to comprehend. Previously, I posted about this topic and shared a free instant download with activities. Help children understand the seasons, months, and dates of the year. Photos illustrate the seasons and months. This calendar is in our premium area on the Montessori page in two forms: 1) to print on letter-sized paper, cut, and assemble 2) for posters printers a 17″ x 22″ PDF printable on two pages.

Read the informational blog post at this link. 


Weather Calendars thru June 2020 for Students

Weather calendars through June 2020 for students are now available in our premium eMember area, on the math page.


Editable Class Theme


Editable Class Theme — over 230 Pages

The free eMember area has the free Owl Theme classroom, and in the Premium Amember area the editable version is included. The Owl Theme Classroom has calendar pieces, an editable desk name topper, alphabet letter size posters, editable newsletter template, and classroom decor for a total of 230+ pages.

There is a Spanish Owl Theme classroom available, as well, on the Owl Theme Classroom premium page


Social Studies


Decision Making Printable Grade 4

Minnesota State Standards CIVIC SKILLS Democratic government depends on informed and engaged citizens who exhibit civic skills and values, practice civic discourse, vote and participate in elections, apply inquiry and analysis skills and take action to solve problems and shape public policy.

ECONOMIC REASONING People make informed economic choices by identifying their goals, interpreting and applying data, considering the short- and long-run costs and benefits of alternative choices and revising their goals based on their analysis.

Find more information and a free sample at this link.


Sudoku and Graphing President’s Day Activities

Sudoku and graphing President’s Day activities PDF is a 31 page printable for Pre-K through grade 1. The printables may be used in the math center as they involve graphing and problem-solving.


Some of the extra resources include the following and they are explained at blog posts on this site.


Dinosaur Image Bingo (no reading required)

Black and white printing, found on our premium games page.



The Sudoku picture puzzles go up to 12 x 12 and how-t0 informational teaching pages included.

Vertebrates Sudoku Animal Picture Puzzles 4X4 6X6 8X8 and 9X9


9 Week Long Math and Read the Room Activities (no holidays)

The no prep graphing and read the room activities cover 9 school weeks and themes. These are seasonal and without holidays for a general theme. There are directions for the teacher. The routine will become familiar to students.


There are even more resources in this area. Right now we have a low one time cost of $5. I hope you will find something you like in our premium area. Also, there is a helpdesk so you can open a ticket if you need any technical help with our site.

When you log in, links on the right-hand side and on the Amember dashboard provide access to the premium downloads.  The pages include the following:

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  • Premium eMember Math Resources
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  • Reading Strategies Professional Development Video
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Bear Theme Word Wall
Bear Theme Number Posters
Fry Words & Count Puzzles
Bear Theme Days & Months
Bear Theme Desk Toppers
Back to School Lettering
Sudoku Puzzles 109 Pages
Strategies Pack 2
Backwards Fairy Tale & Rubric
Frog Day for a Sub
Graph and Read All Year
Digraphs 187 Page PDF