Your students will get plenty of inferencing practice with these 24 task cards. Each card features a short passage with a text-dependent question. Students will need to use clues within the text to infer their answers.
Perfect for test prep. Use orally in small groups, or individually as a writing
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Interactive Math Notebook for Upper Grades
Are you using interactive math journals or interactive notebooks in your classroom? You really should be! This 165-page resource contains everything you need to start interactive math journals or interactive math notebooks in your classroom. This resourc
Each of these Main Idea cards features a short informational text (nonfiction) passage to help your students master this challenging reading strategy.
The 48 cards are divided into two sets of 24 cards each for differentiated learning. The paragraphs on Set 1 begin with a topic sentence, which make
This Spring Math and Literacy Packet has it all and requires NO PREP! The resources in this packet are designed to meet Common Core Standards for Kindergarten while making learning FUN, hands-on and interactive!
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This Winter Math and Literacy Packet has it all and requires NO PREP! The resources in this packet are designed to meet Common Core Standards for Kindergarten while making learning fun, hands-on and interactive!
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Use these 16 short story cards to help your students infer the theme of a story. There are three different answer sheets so that you can differentiate as needed: multiple choice, short answer, and half and half. There are also answer keys for each answer sheet so that students can check their own wor
This daily, scaffolded approach to paragraph writing is perfect to help get your students writing good, solid, detailed paragraphs. Students will write one paragraph weekly, focusing on the organization and format of the paragraph itself.
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Each of these 24 Task Cards features a short, nonfiction paragraph. Students are challenged to summarize the paragraph in just twelve words or less. By presenting only one paragraph at a time, the often overwhelming task of summarizing becomes much more manageable. In addition, the word count limit w
Christmas FUN! This NO PREP Packet for December has a lot of FUN and engaging activities to keep kids learning during the holiday season! You do not need to laminate, prep or use any color ink! These activities are perfect for morning work, literacy and math centers, homework folders and more!
This Read and Sequence packet is an engaging way for kids to work on comprehension, fluency and building confidence!
This packet has 30 simple stories that kids can read and sequence! Each story provides BEGINNING and/or STRUGGLING readers with a genuine opportunit
Laminate these two page back to back and you have one useful resource card for your students. It includes letters and pictures clues for the sounds, vowels, digraphs, blends money, 120's chart (per common core), a writer's checklist, months, number words and color words, a mini word wall of sight wor
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science: plant life cycle: plants: This complete science unit for teaching about the plant life cycle integrates writing and science for your first grade, second grade or third grade classroom. Loaded with over 20 creative and engaging, hands-on science and writing activities it’s easy to teach with
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Comparing and contrasting is a challenging reading skill. Each of these 24 cards features a short passage along with two text-dependent questions. To add more rigor, several of the cards may also require some inference for full understanding. Each card is focused either on people, places, events, or
The Place Value Packet of Fun contains 14 hands-on & engaging place value games & activities. Partner games & individual activities are included in this packet as well as 42 printables to use in your classroom.
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This NO PREP Packet for March (St. Patrick's Day) has a lot of FUN and engaging activities that meet Common Core Standards for the entire month! There is NO PREP, no need to laminate or use costly colored ink! These activities are perfect for morning work, literacy, math and writing centers, homewo
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This NO PREP Packet for Valentine's Day has a lot of FUN and engaging activities that meet Common Core Standards! There is NO PREP, no need to laminat
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These 30 ready-to-use figurative language printables are perfect for learning to identify and write seven common types of figurative language: simile, metaphor, idioms, hyperbole, personification, onomatopoeia, and alliteration. Each type of figurative language includes an introductory worksheet with
Here are 24 cards to help your students practice determining the author's purpose. Each card features a short reading passage and the three multiple choice PIE options. Students are also asked to justify their answers. This activity is meant to be supplemental and should be used after your students h
This Winter Math and Literacy packet has it all and requires NO PREP! The resources in this packet are designed to meet Common Core Standards for 1st Grade, and make learning FUN, hands-on and interactive with a Winter theme!
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Avoid the summer slide with this massive 110 page summer review packet for Kindergarten! This packet is filled with resources that will keep your students engaged this summer with some fun, hands-on learning.
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This NO PREP packet is the ultimate packet for building FLUENCY and CONFIDENCE when practicing simple sentences. The hands-on and engaging activities included in this packet will allow students to practice and master over 500 simple sentences! The simple sentences will work with all the pre-primer
Use these 24 cards to help your students identify cause and effect relationships in text. Each card features a short passage and asks students to identify both a cause and an effect from the text.
Great for test prep or as extra practice for your text structures lesson. You could use them orally wi
Your time is precious! Intervention should be powerful, purposeful, and easy to prep! This BIG intervention binder for your beginning readers is ink-friendly and can be used over and over again with the use of sheet protectors and dr
CVC Booklets are a FUN and interactive way to help students build, read and write simple CVC words! This packet works with 23 of the most common CVC word families. The booklets are easy to assemble and come with a set of letter tiles to build specific word families. This hands-on packet will help
This Spring Math and Literacy Packet has it ALL and requires NO PREP! The resources in this packet are designed to meet Common Core Standards for 1st Grade while making learning FUN, hands-on and interactive!
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This Reading Comprehension Fan resource contains over 100 comprehension strategy questions and reader response prompts to use for comprehension checks or reading response questions after reading ANY text.
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This Back to School NO PREP Packet is filled with hands-on, engaging and FUN resources that get kids excited about learning! The activities in this packet can be used for morning work, homework, group work, centers
Here are 32 short passage cards to help students identify different types of informational text structures. Five text structures are used: description, sequence (sometime called chronological), compare and contrast, cause and effect, and problem and solution. Each card features a short informational
Sight Word Fluency Intervention passages that are FUN for kids!
Do you have students who can quickly read sight words on a flashcard but then struggle to read the words within the context of a story?
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One of TPT's top rated phonics resources! This pack contains over 80 pages of printable phonics activities that are ready-to-use! No prep work required, just print and copy! Each page is a stand alone activity that your students can work on independently. They work great for word work practice, morn
This packet of reading responses will help your students comprehend when reading fiction, non-fiction, or even when they listen to a book/cd digitally. Perfectly aligns to the Common Core State Standards (CCSS).
Summer Review Packet for 1st Grade!
Avoid the summer slide with this massive 105 page summer review packet for 1st grade! This packet is filled with resources that will keep your students/children engaged this summer with some fun hands-on learning.
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These 32 short passage drawing conclusions task cards are a great way to practice inference, which can be one of the trickier reading strategies. The multiple choice format makes them ideal for test prep. Students can use these cards individually at a center or they could also test each other in pai
Use these 24 Nonfiction Text Feature Task Cards as a supplemental activity to increase your students' understanding and to help them to use nonfiction (informational text) resources more effectively. Each of these 24 cards includes a nonfiction text feature term, a short definition, and a writing tas
This Fall Math and Literacy Packet has it all and requires NO PREP! The resources in this packet are designed to meet Common Core Standards for 1st Grade. This packet will make learning FUN, hands-on, and interactive with a fall theme!
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Word Work (The Bundle) is a hands-on and effective way to work with CVC Word Families, CVCC Word Families, CVCe Word Families and Beginning Blends! This bundle is packed with interactive worksheets that make learning to read FUN!
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Behavior Management - Clip Chart Alternative
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This NO PREP packet for March (St. Patrick's Day) has a lot of FUN and engaging activities that meet Common Core Standards! There is NO PREP, no need to laminate, no cutting or use of costly colored ink! These activities are perfect for morning work, literacy, math and writing centers, homework fold