This unit is aligned to 2nd grade Common Core standards, but can be used in many grades. I added the dinosaur research project. My students loved picking out their own dinosaur for research.
This unit includes:
• Compare and Contrast – Venn
• Vocabulary - ABC order pages
• Cloze Passage
I have created easy to use worksheets for primary students to start researching! Included in this file are pages for students to get researching different jobs/careers/community helpers. There is not a specific book list for the informational part of this packet. I checked out a bunch from my sch
Get a little "buggy" as you reinforce the Common Core LA standards with these Pdf and Digital activity sheets covering one month (20 sheets) of practice for your students. Perfect to use in guided reading groups not only in third grade, but for high reading second graders, as well as struggling fou
This unit utilizes The Chocolate Touch, the fantastic book by Patrick Skene Catling.
Inside, you will find 25 instructional pages of activities aligned with the following Common Core State Standards:
This is a comprehensive grammar reference sheet that describes all nine types of pronouns in the English language. For each category, I have included a list of relevant pronouns along with a sample sentence to show usage. This reference sheet is a handy tool for middle- and high-school students, t
Dr. Mr. Winston from "When I Went to the Library"
Journeys Unit 2 Lesson 9
Common Core aligned
Pg. 3-5 Vocabulary in Context – copy pages A and B back to back, fold on the solid lines and cut on the dotted lines, illustrate and write a sentence for each vocabular
If you need more proof that the numerous volumes of mentor sentence curricula created by Ideas by Jivey are a best practice in the classroom, here is your answer!
This download presents the data collected over the 2016-2017 school year in the form of a case study.
Please share this study with you
This is a four page "how to quote" reference packet that I made for my honors 7th graders. My goal when making it was to make a foolproof packet early in the year that can be their reference sheet for all essays (even across content such as in Social Studies classes). I purposely made it very clear
A booklet that contains one page for the different types of punctuation (12 different ones)! Students need to fill in information about and examples of each type of punctuation. I teach them about each one and they take notes on these pages during my writing mini-lessons. We keep them in 3-prong
This is a WebQuest I use with my class each Thanksgiving. It covers various ELA skills. Your students will have to read informational text on the website to find evidence, decipher new vocabulary in context, draw conclusions, and push their overall comprehension. They will identify parts of speech,
This product was created to assess students understanding about text features in a nonfiction text. The students will apply what they've learned about text features, and create their a booklet using pumpkins as the topic.
The pages include the following:
Table of Contents
This is a fun activity that teaches grammar, research, and presentation skills.
"Word Crimes" is a song by "Weird Al" Yankovic. The song is a parody of "Blurred Lines" (2013) by Robin Thicke. The song spoofs misuse of proper English grammar. It mocks online commenters and their neglect of proper
Vocabulary and Dictionary Skills! I think your students will enjoy these activities created to build academic and content vocabulary as well as practice dictionary skills.
Detectionary! Groups of 4-6 students use a dictionary to try and “stump” each other using unfamiliar words. My stu
Great visual poster showing how to write in-text MLA citations. Perfect for upper-level students who are learning to write formal research papers!Related products include: • APA Citation Poster »• APA and MLA Citation Poster Bundle (Set of 2) »• Editable Handout/Poster: How to Write a Good Conclusio
If you use Empowering Writers Essential Guide to Writing Grade 3 this is the product for you.
I have gone lesson by lesson (all 10 included) and created power points that follow along with the procedure, making each lesson very easy to implement. This bundle includes my popular Castles Research Pa
Desert Animal Research Poster Class Project Students research an assigned animal. When research is complete, students fill in the poster. You have a great hallway display!Poster Includes:•Black /White Photograph Picture •Box for Title •Box for color•Box for average lifestyle•Box for size•Box for s
I've created a way for you to incorporate parts of speech into your writing program. These exercises can be done in about 90 minutes. Your students are instructed to research "interesting" places (Ice Hotels, Bermuda Triangle, Winchester Mansion) and write about them, showcasing whatever part of spe
This writing packet walks students through the writing process to complete an argumentative essay about an issue dealing with fast food. Students are to convince the reader to take action about and use a minimum of three sources to support their position. A rubric is included.
Dr. Hyman's 12 Step Guide to Writing A Research Paper is an easy to follow research paper guide. It offers the basic tools needed to write a research paper. This can be used by students from 7-12th grade.
This includes four different farm animal worksheets. The animals included are:
Each page includes fill in the blanks that help the child think for themselves. For younger students, this activity can be done verbally with the teacher or parent.
Model how to write a successful research paper with a model! Great to use on projector when talking about how to construct a research paper. I used this one while my students were conducting a research project about what they want their careers to be. Break it down by each paragraph to teach student