Review and Assess with Exit Tickets!
Are you looking for a quick snapshot of your students’ understanding of ELA concepts?
Try this Common Core Exit Ticket Bundle for Kindergarten ELA Standards! This pack includes quick and easy exit tickets for 46 kindergarten ELA standards. Each exit ticket co
This Kindergarten comprehension notebook will provide your students with rigorous and focused daily comprehension practice. Each week includes an original text for students to read or have read to them. Each day, the students will practice a comprehension skill related to the text for the week.
Travel the world with this EDITABLE Holidays Around The World/Christmas Around The World Research Creation which has been designed to help your students learn how different cultures and countries celebrate the Christmas holidays. This is a fun way to integreate Christmas into your Social Studies cu
This Morning Message bundle includes both of my Morning Message Creations. Set 1 and Set 2 are included with more than 400 customizable morning messages. Purchasing the bundle will save you 25% over purchasing each set separately!! Included in this BUNDLE!:
Kindergarten Morning Messages! 200 Cu
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This minimal prep story element flipbook will be your best friend! Made for those print and go moments so you won't waste your time and you will save your ink. Print on astrobright paper to bring some flare to your students fi
Engage your primary students in learning about American symbols with this PowerPoint slideshow and set of interactive activities. This set includes several ways for students to explore information through literacy.
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The unit is 40+ pages and includes information about the patterns of the moon, sun, stars and seasons. We created this unit with the new Common Core science standards in mind. There are resources here that are designed to be used in a first grade classroom as well as resources for second and third
This ocean unit comes with printable student books (facts, note taking pages, common core response questions), printable teacher notes, and follow-up student writing papers (rough draft and final copy)!
It’s everything you need to teach about the ocean while meeting common core standards. Please s
Learning to read using visuals helps students with comprehension and master IEP Goals. Super successful activity that your kids will love!
This reading comprehension activity contains 10 ready-to-color booklets and data sheets to record student progress for IEP Goal mastery. Perfect for Kindergart
This is a great emergent reader for any early elementary classroom. It tells the story of Thanksgiving in a very kid friendly way!
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A Bundle of 41 Emergent Readers!You might also like:November Bundle
SAVE $$$ with this 2-in-1 bundle! This easy prep resource includes a wide variety of literacy interactive notebook templates. It includes cut and paste activities, foldables, tabs, doors, pockets, wheels and more. It´s great for supporting the common core standards while building vocabulary and comp
This pack is a great resource to use all year long to incorporate Close Reading into your classroom. It includes all the materials you will need to set up Close reading in your Kindergarten or 1st grade classroom- all you need to add is a book! Anchor charts and a lesson plan template will guide you
This unit includes all you need for a two week study. Informational text covers human body systems, major organs and the names of specific types of doctors. Flip book, vocabulary word wall, three-part cards and activities teach major organs. Printables are appropriate for pre-K, Kindergarten, and
Penguins - Fun Facts About Penguins PowerPoint. All about penguins...are you using a penguin theme in your classroom? Need to read more nonfiction? Informational text for reading practice. Learn about penguins this winter! Fun facts about the life of a penguin...a study of different kinds of pengui
Support your beginner readers with this fun Veteran´s Day mini book set. It includes a mini book, comprehension questions and graphic organizers. You can use it with your beginner readers to support the common core standards while building vocabulary, sight word recognition, reading fluency and comp
This kid-friendly main idea unit addresses the main topic, main idea, and details.
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3 posters with definitions
6 Picture Sorts
28 Student Chart Topics & Main Idea Statements
6 Story Sorts
6 Comprehension Passages
3 Graphic Organizers
This election creation is designed to teach students about the upcoming presidential election. Teach your students that an election is a choice between two people and this unit is based around choices and data analysis.
Day one-Spin and Graph.
Day two-Choices: Dogs vs. Cats
Are you looking for a way to bring hands on, engaging, fun research and learning about pumpkins into your classroom? Do you want your students to learn the part of a pumpkin and the life cycle of pumpkin while writing about pumpkins?
This pumpkin research project is a fun, hands on, engaging way
Election Day 2016
Election Day is almost here and this year everyone is talking about it! This reader is perfect to use in early childhood classrooms during election time to engage them in what all the 'grown-ups' are talking about!
Are you getting ready to talk about it with your early
Reading Graphic Organizers- A set of 25 reading strategy graphic organizers, mini posters, and anchor charts to support reading comprehension. Use the anchor charts to help teach the skill, then use the blank graphic organizers for practice. Fiction and nonfiction skills are included.
Looking for an early emergent reader for your K-1 students that is easy to prep but full of information?
Need something to 'spice up' your hibernation unit?
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Hibernation/Animals Getting Ready For Wi
This Thanksgiving research project is a fun, hands on, engaging way to bring research and writing about turkeys, pilgrims and Native Americans into your classroom. Through whole group research, the use of thinking maps and writing activities, students will learn all about turkeys, pilgrims and Nati
ZOO ANIMALS in your classroom!
This common core aligned and differentiated research project is perfect for studying zoo animals. Students can document their learning with writing and pictures as they study, research and observe animals.. Included in this research creation are graphic organizers
This freebie file contains a week worth of lessons with videos to introduce each of the following essential questions...
What are book elements?
What is the difference between fiction and non-fiction?
How can text features help the reader understand the passage?
The file includes three journals...
Introduce and teach your students the basics of understanding main idea and critical thinking skills with these colorful task cards. These 56 task cards are provided in two levels; level one uses pictures to help your students identify the main idea and level two uses only words for your more advanc
Support your beginner readers with this fun Martin Luther King Jr. mini book set. It includes a mini book, comprehension questions and graphic organizers. You can use it with your beginner readers to support the common core standards while building vocabulary, sight word recognition, reading fluency
Pumpkin Slide Show
Pumpkin Informational Text
Do you want to take your students to a pumpkin patch but can't?
Are you teaching about pumpkins and want to be able to show your students real-life photos of pumpkins a
Filled with animations, quizzes, and interactive portions, this highly interactive PowerPoint uses a pizza crust and toppings analogy to teach kids step by step how to find the main idea and details beginning with picking topic words and building up to finding main idea sentences in stories. Your st
Are you teaching your emergent readers about Christopher Columbus this fall?
If so this reader is perfect! It comes with 2 versions so you can differentiate within your classroom!
Would you like THEM to be able to read an informational book about an American historical figure with pr
Support your beginner readers with this fun Day of the Dead mini book set. It includes a mini book, comprehension questions and graphic organizers. You can use it with your beginner readers to support the common core standards while building vocabulary, sight word recognition, reading fluency and co
This arctic animal research creation is designed so students can research and write about 8 different arctic animals. Depending on your grade and student abilities, the research can be done in whole groups, small groups or individual. Learning can be recorded on class charts and in student researc
This weather research project is perfect for learning about weather in your classroom. This research project allows your students to conduct research and use that research to write about weather. This research project is designed to be done whole group and individually. The research can be done w
This pack is a bundle of my 3 Non Fiction Passages and Comprehension Activities Packs- it is a zip file that includes the passages for Kindergarten, 1st Grade and 2nd Grade. By purchasing this pack, you are saving 20% compared to purchasing each pack individually! This is a great resource if you are
This 64 page packet is helpful when beginning to teach main idea and key details to early learners. Included in the packet are the following Main Ideas:
-Going to the Beach
-Going on a Vacation
-Brushing Your Teeth
-Making a Sandwich
-Baking a Cake
-Building a Snow
Martin Luther King Jr.
Integrate Social Studies and Black History month studies into literacy with your emergent readers!
These books, in both color and b&w will keep your students engaged, teach them about Dr. Martin Luther King Jr in a way they can understand, but most importa
This penguin research journal brings penguins research and writing into your classroom. This penguin pack can be differentiate for K-2nd grade. Early grades can do the research as a whole group and older grades do the research independently.
These pages are designed to make whole class charts and
Each of these reading comprehension cards includes a simple sentence with a WH question about each one. Students read the sentence then choose the correct answer card and place it in the answer square at the end of the sentence. One sentence and question per card are utilized with limited illustrati
This singable teaches the life cycle of a monarch butterfly using colorful nature photos. Additional Extensions: Butterfly Life Cycle Chart, Butterfly Body Parts Chart & FUN art project. Pocket chart cards (pictures & words) are provided for sequencing the life cycle. This Shared Reading S
I use these organizers in my classroom so that when students are at literacy centers, they are able to produce a hard product that exemplifies their understanding of a given reading skill.
The organizers included are:
*identifying ALL characters in a story
*identifying and describing the main cha
This turkey unit is a nonfiction close reading informational text study and includes extended turkey activities. It includes a turkey informational reader, close reading activities, informative writing, turkey life cycle, poems and more!
Here is what’s included:
For Close Reading:
Reading comprehension skills with “wh” questions and three sentence response choices with visual support in 200 print, trim, and staple booklets for students with autism, visual learners, and Special Education. NEW RELEASE September 1, 2017. The first set contains 16 story booklets.
NEW SET ADDED!
This reindeer research project is a fun, hands on, engaging way to bring research and writing about reindeer into your classroom. Through whole group research, the use of graphic organizers and writing activities, students will learn all about reindeer! Students will learn where reindeer live, what
Are you tired of flipping through dozens of pages to figure out what a certain Common Core standard is?! I know I was. I decided to make this 1 page "Cheat Sheet" that I keep in the back of my ELA Lesson Plans Binder. It has been extremely useful. I find myself constantly looking at it when I need t
This black history month research creation is designed so students can research and write about 17 different African-American heroes. Depending on your grade and student abilities, the research can be done in whole groups, small groups or individual. Learning will be recorded on class charts and/or
Support your beginner readers with this fun Cinco de Mayo mini book set. It includes a mini book, comprehension questions and graphic organizers. You can use it with your beginner readers to support the common core standards while building vocabulary, sight word recognition, reading fluency and comp
Dive deep in your classroom questioning to increase students' comprehension. These text dependent question stems will help you ask questions and facilitate discussions that encourage higher order thinking while covering ALL of the informational and literature standards. Avoid asking the same questi
Planning weekly guided reading groups can be exhausting and time consuming. This bundle of 3 of our guided reading packs will help you out AND save you money.
Ready,set, go...Guided Reading - Set 1 includes everything you need to successfully teach and differentiate for your guided reading groups,
Support your beginner readers with this fun community helpers mini book set. It includes a mini book, comprehension questions and graphic organizers. You can use it with your beginner readers to support the common core standards while building vocabulary, sight word recognition, reading fluency and
Bully Prevention - Kids against Bullying is a bundle of activities to prevent bullying in classrooms and schools.
This bully prevention activity pack includes meaningful and engaging lessons to teach kids to take a stand against bullying.
This Bullying Product Includes:
Stand Up Against Bull
Paper Bag Report: K-2 will spice up your readers workshop and have everything you need to send a book report home!
The packet includes 3 varying types of paper bag reports with instruction sheets, rubrics and templates.
Option 1: Students will create a cover for their fiction book and write the
This pack is a great resource to use all year long to help your students master all the Common Core Standards for Informational Text. These activities can be used in literacy centers, whole group read alouds, guided reading lessons or independent reading time to help your students build their skills
Make your Dental Health unit a ton of fun with these totally toothy activities!!!!
Included in this unit is:
-a heathly/harmful anchor chart and 2 different response sheet options
-A "Totally Teeth" book with many different vocabulary pages, dental health tool pages and a tooth diagram label it page