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 5th Grade. These will cover your
Need a simple-to-use tool to help your students remember the reading comprehension skills and strategies they need to succeed? These 24 reading bookmarks will help students practice reading strategies and skills with questions and sentence frames. Use the reading bookmarks as strategy references or
Halloween activities have never been more fun, while staying academic! What better way to have students use real-life Halloween math, reading, and writing skills than with this creative, high-interest Design a Haunted House Project? Now includes a DIGITAL version! In this unit, students will have th
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.
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Oral language is the foundation to which students learn! Speaking and listening skills and standards are often not given enough priority within the classroom, and yet your students’ communication abilities are a vitally important component of their success in this world. This pack helps you intentio
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 literature circle binder is the perfect way to engage your students in deeper level thinking about a text! This binder can be used with ANY GRADE LEVEL!
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I am always looking for new ways to begin that very first day of the school year. It is an amazing time where we set the tone for what is to come in the days and months of our exciting time together. This year, rather than have students complete a signature scavenger hunt where they are all over t
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
Do your students know how to have REAL discussions where they actually listen to each other and link their ideas to others in the group? If not, Discussion Connections has the tools you need to foster effective cooperative learning discussions. This product includes five lessons that make it easy fo
Get your students closely reading and writing about informational text. Teach your students to highlight key ideas, take annotative notes, form opinions, debate, cite evidence, and write persuasively!This resource outlines for teachers how to implement close reading instruction with informational a
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
Figurative Language: 62 pages - this Common Core aligned pack is filled with fun activities that your students will enjoy. This will help your students learn the 8 common types of figurative language: simile, metaphor, oxymoron, personification, alliteration, onomatopoeia, hyperbole and idioms throu
Are you ready to watch your student engagement skyrocket?! Students will work together to solve the mystery AND practice a variety of academic skills including; inferencing, critical thinking, problem solving, reading comprehension, and much more! The material is so fun and engaging, students won'
Overview: This novel unit for Shiloh comes complete with a detailed teacher guide, anchor slides, student activities (printable and digital), a bulletin board set, and response activities. The unit is perfect for third grade, fourth grade, and fifth grade!------This novel unit is so much more than
These 10 simple strategies will engage your students in discussion and help you meet the Speaking and Listening Core standards. The colorful posters are ready to print and hang or project in your classroom for easy reference when you want kids to talk about topics or text. Introduce a few at a time
What better way to have students use real-life math, reading, and writing skills than with this fun, high-interest Road Trip Project? Now includes a DIGITAL version! In this unit, students will have the opportunity to plan a trip and persuade others to visit their chosen destination!Click HERE to SA
This unit provides teachers with EVERYTHING they need to successfully launch both reading and writing workshops in the first month of school!! COPYRIGHT NOTE: This curriculum was completely researched, designed, and created by Jen Bengel at Out of This World Literacy™.NEW 2nd EDITION: This unit was
This social skills breaks curriculum resource covers a variety of skills including perspective taking, social behaviors, learning the social rules for situations, making impressions, keeping the conversation going, social filter (think vs. say), tone of voice and idioms.
Once this social skills re
Christmas activities are fun and academic with this creative, high-interest, NO MESS Design a Gingerbread House Project. What better way to have students use real-life math, reading, and writing skills than with this Christmas Project Based Learning unit? Now includes a DIGITAL version! Students wil
Thanksgiving activities have never been more fun, while staying academic! What better way to have students use real-life math, reading, and writing skills than with this creative, high-interest Plan a Thanksgiving Parade Project? Now includes a DIGITAL version! In this unit, students will have the o
Bud, Not Buddy by Christopher Paul Curtis novel unit - 88 pages of student coursework, activities, quizzes, tests, and more aligned with the Common Core State Standards for ELA in Literature for 5th through 7th grade. Designed for as much or as little teacher instruction or intervention as you desi
Personal Space is a very important Social Skill for children in elementary school to learn, practice and grow. A good understanding of Personal Space will help your students have better social relationships, make and maintain friendships.Understanding and keeping good personal space helps children t
A fun sorting activity for students to practice, reinforce, and show what they have learned about Producers, Consumers, and Decomposers in a food chain! Great way to assess students!
Sorting Cards were created with ELL students and higher level thinking in mind. All pictures include a label. Desc