Dig deeply into the text for comprehension and close reading practice with these high-interest, standards-based reading passages written by a published nonfiction children’s author.
There are 60 passages, each presented at two reading levels (grades 3-4 and 4-5) for a total of 120 passages. The pa
Are you looking for a resource that will help your students think deeply about their reading and comprehend what they read? If so, this tried and true set of reading graphic organizers is the resource for you! You and your students will love this reading resource! Your students will love using these
100 original 3rd grade leveled close reading passages and activities perfectly aligned to Common Core Literature AND Informational reading standards! Standards RI.3.1 – RI.3.8 and RL.3.1 – RL.3.7 EACH have FIVE passages and activities specifically dedicated to that standard. Standa
Get at least TWO or THREE Assessments for EVERY Common Core Language Arts Standard
You can now use the assessments with ANY state standard. The Common Core Standards version has the standard listed at the top of each page. There is also an additional version where the standard has been removed, so
These are COMPLETE 400+ pages of Assessments and Teaching Notes for ALL English Language Arts Standards for 3rd Grade. These will cover your entire year!
Reading comprehension (literature and informational), writing, language/grammar, fluency, speaking and listening are all included.
Use them for
Included in this set are 36 differentiated and engaging point of view task cards covering FIRST and THIRD person POV.
They have been designed for easy differentiation and scaffolding.
Cards 1-12 require students to determine the point of view of one sentence.
Cards 13-24 require students to de
Over 2,500 Pages! Your one stop source for engaging, relevant, meaningful text evidence passages for the year! Right now you will find ten months with 20 monthly themed stories, articles, non-fiction and fiction passages: January, February, March, April, May, June, August, September, October, Nov
This 3rd Grade Spiral Reading resource is perfect for Reading HOMEWORK, Reading MORNING WORK, or a DAILY READING REVIEW! These quality written passages and text-dependent questions build in complexity each week, as more skills are introduced. All questions are EDITABLE and easy to differentiate to
Reader’s theatre, lessons and writing activities aligned to the common core!
I am super excited about this unit and I know you will be too!
This Fables packet is loaded with great activities to do with your students that meet the common core.
3rd Grade Reading Bundle: Informational and Literature Standards for Common Core
This third grade Common Core bundle includes the two combined bundles for Common Core standards in the Reading Literature and Informational Reading domains. Please look at the links below to ensure you know the 17 pack
“What Does the Fox Say?” is such hit with kids right now! Why not use the catchy tune, to engage them in finding text evidence?!
This “Ready-to-Print” product contains 13 reading response printables that require students to pull direct quotes from a selection.
These printables can be used on thei
These engaging, no-prep Text Time passages (written by a published children's author) are the "just right" way to help your students learn to support their thinking with evidence from the text. There are 60 passages, each presented at 3 reading levels (for a total of 180 passages) so you can differ
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This ultimate Common Core reading document provides 200 (40 weeks) of different, daily passages for a full year of quick and convenient Common Core practice. The questions are text dependent and include multiple choice, close reading, and short writt
This resource is a combination of 10 units of study.
The 400 lessons cover every grade 3 reading: literature, reading: informational, and writing Common Core State Standards!
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This 243 page book study for Wonder, by R.J. Palacio, contains comprehension by chapter, vocabulary challenges, creative Common Core-aligned reading response activities, assessments, free writing journal pages, and much more!
You will find this complete literature unit to be teacher and student fri
Get over 200 pages of Guided Reading activities resources assessments and printables that fit into your classroom. This is perfect for the grades 3-5 classroom to meet the standards. These guided reading activities are intended to help students understand the reading strategies to improve literacy
This novel study for Holes by Louis Sachar contains 108 pages of resources, including comprehension, vocabulary, Common Core activities, assessments, and more!
You will find that this study's layout is student-friendly, and that the questions and activities are easily adaptable to every learner. A
Because of Winn-Dixie
This is a novel study for Because of Winn-Dixie by Kate DiCamillo. 44 pages of student work, plus an answer key!
This novel study divides Because of Winn-Dixie into five sections for study. The chapters are grouped as follows: Chapter 1-5, 6-10, 11-15, 16-20, 21-26.
Teach students to love poetry with this 6 week 3rd grade unit? This easy to use resource has everything you need to make teaching poetry exciting any time of the year.
The 29 day unit includes over 300 pages of resources for you and your students to learn to love poetry.
Your one stop source for March reading! Inside are 20 Spring themed information text and literature passages written at FOUR different levels. Use for Close Reading and/or week-long homework!
Informative, Relevant, Engaging, and Meaningful Reading!
20 Passages written at 4 Levels + 7 Activitie
This 131 page literature unit for The Lemonade War, by Jacqueline Davies, contains comprehension by chapter, vocabulary challenges, creative Common Core-aligned reading response activities, comprehension assessments, and much more!
You will find this guide teacher and student friendly. It contains
This Reading Interactive Notebook: Literature for Grades 2-3 is the latest in my series of interactive notebook products for reading and ELA.
This notebook is truly interactive with templates that fold and flip for the students to interact with. This product is NOT simply pages and pages of definit
This is a novel study for Frindle by Andrew Clements. 44 pages of student work, plus an answer key!
This novel study divides Frindle into five sections for study. The chapters are grouped as follows: Chapter 1-3, 4-6, 7-9, 10-12, 13-15.
This Frindle novel study includes the following:
These reading & ELA comprehension strategies posters, graphic organizers, and activities are a must have for reading comprehension strategy instruction for both fiction and nonfiction text. Grab this bundle at more than 50% off products sold separately! Check out the preview for a closer look!
These Interactive Reading Notebooks are for 2nd and 3rd grades and include activities for teaching literature and informational text with interactive notebooks.
Here are the two products that are bundled:
Interactive Reading Literature Notebooks *Elementary Edition*
Interactive Reading Informationa
Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing
This is a novel study for Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing by Judy Blume. 44 pages of student work, plus an answer key!
This novel study divides Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing into five sections for study. The chapters are grouped as follows: Chapter 1-2, 3-4, 5-6,
This 133 page book study for Charlotte's Web, by E.B. White, contains comprehension by chapter, vocabulary challenges, creative Common Core-aligned reading response activities, comprehension assessments, and much more!
You will find this literature unit user and student friendly. It contains a wide
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All standards for reading are addressed! The research behind "Interactive Notebooks" supports implementation in the classroom as it is proven that students will refer to the notebook as an anchor. The instructional practice by the teacher to support the promise to cover Common Core standards utiliz
This is a novel study for Charlotte's Web by E. B. White. 52 pages of student work, plus an answer key!
This novel study divides Charlotte's Web into seven sections for study. The chapters are grouped as follows: Chapter 1-3, 4-6, 7-9, 10-12, 13-15, 16-18, 19-22.
Help students write responses in complete sentences with PQA (restating the question) with these reading passages and open-ended questions! Students practice finding and proving the answer using text evidence and writing in complete sentences while restating the question (PQA- Put the Question in t
Because of Winn Dixie, Because of Winn-Dixie Kate DiCamillo
This Because of Winn-Dixie Literature Guide has been written to focus on time-tested best practices for teaching, and is aligned to the Common Core State Standards, the NCTE/IRA English Language Arts Standards, and the Texas TEKS for grade
3rd Grade Common Core ELA Standards CHEAT SHEET
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
12 stories in the 2nd-3rd Grade Common Core Text Complexity Band (the range for 2nd-3rd grade is 450-790).
Perfect to help your second and third graders use text evidence.
-Acknowledge differences in the POV of characters.
-Students distinguish their point of view from the narrator of the text.
Looking for a Common Core Aligned, No Prep Pack to teach the book The Chocolate Touch? Look no further!
This packet contains all that you need! It can be used for guided reading groups, individual reading, partner discussions, a whole class study, or as a read aloud companion. The students wil
Close Reading is one of the strategies teachers implement with the Common Core. This Close Reading Companion for the picture book Miss Nelson is missing gives ideas for guiding students through a close reading with 3 readings. It also includes graphic organizers for students to show their understa
Do your students need independent practice that reinforces your instruction of CCSS? This resource integrates all eight 3rd, 4th and 5th Grade ELA Common Core Reading Standards for Literature into ANY text.
• Scaffolds for each standard include graphic organizers and consistent vis
FORTY-FIVE original 3rd grade leveled reading passages and close reading activities perfectly aligned to Common Core! Standards RL.3.1 - RL.3.7 each have FIVE passages and activities specifically dedicated to that standard. Standard RL.3.9 is extra special (you know, the one where you compare two ve
Differentiated 2nd grade or 3rd grade reading notebooks! These two notebooks include EVERYTHING you need to teach the CCSS reading (informational text and literature) standards in a 2nd grade or 3rd grade classroom. The materials are all differentiated for your learners who need a little extra suppo
This is a novel study for Shiloh by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor. 44 pages of student work, plus an answer key!
This novel study divides Shiloh into five sections for study. The chapters are grouped as follows: Chapter 1-3, 4-6, 7-9, 10-12, 13-15.
This Shiloh novel study includes the followin
Our reading comprehension passages bundle makes it easy to incorporate nonfiction science topics into your teaching. This reading comprehension bundle includes 5 of our themed reading comprehension units bundled together at a great discount price of more than 50% OFF! These have been used for read
Sarah, Plain and Tall
This is a novel study for Sarah, Plain and Tall by Patricia MacLachlan. 44 pages of student work, plus an answer key!
This novel study divides Sarah, Plain and Tall into five sections for study. The chapters are grouped as follows: Chapter 1-2, 3-4, 5-6, 7-8, 9.
This is a novel study for Stone Fox by John Reynolds Gardiner. 44 pages of student work, plus an answer key!
This novel study divides Stone Fox into five sections for study. The chapters are grouped as follows: Chapter 1-2, 3-4, 5-6, 7-8, 9-10.
This Stone Fox novel study includes the f
Mr. Popper's Penguins
This is a novel study for Mr. Popper's Penguins by Richard and Florence Atwater. 52 pages of student work, plus an answer key!
This novel study divides Mr. Popper's Penguins into seven sections for study. The chapters are grouped as follows: Chapter 1-3, 4-6, 7-9, 10-12, 13-1
This 60+ page Making Inferences unit focuses on identifying learning goals with students, teaching them how to develop strategies for becoming more effective readers, and then providing activities for them to practice these strategies in various ways.
I've included fiction and nonfiction reading p
This folktale and fractured folktale comparative book study was created for use with The True Story of the Three Little Pigs by Jon Scieszka and a more traditional retelling of The Three Little Pigs. These are fantastic stories for introducing point of view, compare and contrast, and so much more!
Mouse and the Motorcycle
Looking for a Common Core Aligned, No Prep Pack to teach the book "The Mouse and the Motorcycle?" Look no further!
This novel study contains all that you need! It can be used for guided reading groups, individual reading, partner discussions, a whole class study, or as
In this pack you will find a point of view poster and 12 task cards for Common Core standards RL 3.6 and RI 3.6. Task cards are half a page in size and each includes a short passage and a question. Multiple student recording sheets are also included.
RL 3.6 – Distinguish their ow
Included in this Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing novel study are a variety of Common Core aligned reading responses and comprehension questions for every chapter of the book. These responses check students' understanding, as well as provide them a focus for reading.
Students are required to look b
60 Passages with Text Dependent Questions Aligned to Common Core Standards for Third Grade.
*** Use for homework!***
*** Use for guided reading!***
*** Use for close reading in areas such as science or social studies!***
*** Assess standards for Informational Text or Literature!***
*** Help your
This resource contains a series of 6 worksheets.
The first pair of worksheets introduces author's perspective. It begins with a definition that stresses that perspective is based on opinions and experiences. Then, students read three short passages and identify the author's perspective. Finally