***************************************Picture of the Day now available in Volume 2.Picture of the Day now available in Volume 3 (Google Slides compatible) posted 8/24/2020.***************************************This Picture of the Day product is a great way for students to practice three very impor
This resource includes all standards including reading comprehension (literature and informational), writing, language/grammar, fluency, speaking and listening.These are COMPLETE 400+ pages of Assessments and Teaching Notes for ALL English Language Arts Standards for 4th Grade. These will cover your
Thanksgiving Activities for Reading and Writing, Grades 4-8
Forget your old Thanksgiving lesson plans! Your students do NOT want to hear about the first Thanksgiving, and they DEFINITELY do NOT want to write dull paragraphs about the things they are thankful for.
Seriously. They DON’T!
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Get at least TWO or THREE Assessments for EVERY Common Core Language Arts StandardYou 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 th
This is Picture of the Day, Volume 2. Picture of the Day, Volume 1 is my #1 Bestseller due to the high level of interest, engagement, language and higher order thinking. See Picture of the Day Volume 1 to read over 1,700 comments left by buyers. In my opinion, this set of 190 pictures is even bette
Wonder Novel Unit is a Common Core Standard aligned book study to be used with Wonder by R. J. Palacio. This download contains both a printable format as well as a Google Drive™ compatible format.This is a complete novel study that includes many individual products bundled together to offer you exte
This is a complete and engaging novel study for the book Number the Stars by Lois Lowry. This print and go book study is great to use in your classroom when teaching across the curriculum during a World War II unit! Just added a DIGITAL Google Classroom update March 29, 2020! Download again to get y
Classroom Book Clubs: Literature Circles Made Easy includes 5 short videos for teachers plus the printables you need to set up and run Literature Circles in your classroom. This method does not include Literature Circle roles, so the program is easy to implement in a flexible manner. Kids love this
Vocabulary is essential! Help your students master the vocabulary from the 4th Grade ELA Common Core Standards. This 200 page printable packet includes the following items -
* A printable word wall with over 120 words. Each word is color coded by domain, has a definition of the word, and a visual t
This is Picture of the Day, Volume 3. Compatible with Google Slides.Picture of the Day, Volume 1 is my #1 Bestseller due to the high level of interest, engagement, language and higher order thinking. Volume 2 is sold here on TpT as well. See Picture of the Day Volume 1 to read over 1,700 comments l
Science Picture of the Day is a critical thinking activity where students practice analyzing, inferring, and observing real-life science in photographs. Targeted skills include making observations and growing scientific vocabulary. The goal is for students to observe science in our everyday lives.
Podcasts are becoming popular in the classroom, these 16 graphic organizers are sure to be the perfect response sheet. 16 DIGITAL graphic organizers that can be used in Google, as well as 16 printable graphic organizers make this a product that ANY classroom can use.These organizers work with any Po
Big variety of differentiated intermediate level, Common Core aligned Main Idea and Details activities. Fascinating nonfiction stories, games, graphic organizers, posters and worksheets provide lots of step-by-step practice and reinforcement.
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Paraphrasing print, digital, and spoken text can be quite challenging for elementary students. This resource offers teachers a simple strategy to help their students master paraphrasing. Use this lesson by itself or combine it with any research project you might already be doing with students.
The Literature Circles | Classroom Book Clubs Discussion Bundle includes three products that will motivate your students to love reading as they learn how to have productive team discussions. The most important component of this bundle is Classroom Book Clubs: Literature Circles Made Easy, a series
Do you want your students to lead their own meaningful discussion as they engage in critical thinking without you orchestrating the process? Like other academic skills, student-led discussion needs to be taught explicitly. This pack is designed to give you the tools you need as the teacher to do jus
Student Led Discussion Cards for Any Text
Looking for a way to improve your student’s academic conversations? We all know kids like to talk, so why not give them the chance to do it an organized and meaningful way? These cards are designed to fuel academic conversation surrounding fiction and non-
This 16 page movie guide with handouts accompanies the film "Coco (2017)". Great to watch to learn more about Mexican culture and Day of the Dead (Día de los Muertos) This guide will also work well as a sub plan for your substitute teacher.★★ Check out the full preview! ★★Steeped in Mexican culture
Inferences PowerPoint - Reading Between the Lines
This Interactive PowerPoint Show contains 21 animated slides with modeled and guided practice perfect for introducing making inferences to your students.
***Please note that this is a PowerPoint Show and is not editable.
The True Story of the Three Little Pigs Common Core Reading Writing WorksheetsThis set of language arts activities is based on the the popular story "The True Story of the Three Little Pigs" written by John Scieszka. This Three Little Pigs unit promotes listening skills, note taking, comprehension
This HyperDoc is designed to be used on a computer or tablet (perfect for distance learning or schools with iPads or Chromebooks!) while reading By the Great Horn Spoon. This is a wonderful book for studying the California Gold Rush. Included in this PDF are questions and activities designed to aid
Teaching a growth mindset is one of the most beneficial things I have found with my students. These 75 black & white growth mindset posters brighten up any classroom without breaking the budget! Want to brighten them up? Consider printing them on colored card stock to match the colors in your ro
Are you looking to enhance your students' work using Google Slides? Grab this Wonder Novel Unit and let your students get to work.
Wonder by RJ Palacio is a MUST READ for your students in Grades 4-8! Your students will be inspired by Auggie and all that he is able to accomplish despite his challe
UPDATED Dec. 2020 to include a ★ DIGITAL★ new version of Christmas Around the World as well as a Christmas Around the World lap book!! Teach important informational reading skills and comprehension as well as story and opinion writing and math. It is full of short information pieces that will guid