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Bud Not Buddy Novel Unit with Lessons and Vocabulary
This is a unit has been completely updated for formatting and content. It is a complete novel study using the book Bud, Not Buddy. The entire unit focuses on the Common Core Standards shift to getting students to use evidence from the text to defend their responses. It includes: • Calendar Overview
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Japanese Internment Camps Primary Source Reading & Worksheet
Japanese Internment Camps Primary Source Reading & Worksheet This is a marvelous first-person account of what it was like for a 19-year-old girl from California to be placed into an internment camp during World War II. Told in a passionate, engaging style by civil rights activist Yuri Kochiya
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American Revolution World of Printables from MrNussbaum
The MrNussbaum.com American Revolution World of Printables is the most complete set of printable activities on the internet for students in grades 4-8. Designed by the creator of mrnussbaum.com, these activities promote a range of critical skills such as role-playing, critical thinking, analysis, co
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Abraham Lincoln's 2nd Inaugural Address, Common Core & Constructed Response, DBQ
This is a highly engaging lesson that will stretch your students intellectually. This is a DBQ lesson that focuses on Lincoln's 2nd Inaugural Address. The DBQ questions are written at level 3 DOK (Depth of Knowledge) and the lesson is aligned with Common Core, including a level 3 DOK Constructed R
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2nd Grade Journeys Daily Writing Prompts- Unit 1
Are you looking for rigorous text-based writing prompts for your 2nd graders? Included are 30 writing prompts- 5 for each story in Unit 1 of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Journeys series- 2nd grade (Henry and Mudge, My Family, Henry and Mudge Under the Yellow Moon, Diary of a Spider, and Teacher's Pets)
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Citing Text Evidence Chart (SS)
One of the shifts of the common core is "Reading, writing and speaking grounded in evidence from text, both literary and informational." Is it always warranted that a student cite using MLA format? No. Teaching students how to informally cite text to support what is explicitly stated and to suppo
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Industrial Revolution Primary Source DBQs
This is a simple assignment that can be done within 1 class period or assigned as homework. It's a short reading of a primary source account of America's first steam locomotive. There is a short introduction for context, followed by the personal account, followed by 10 questions of varied difficulty
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2nd Grade Journeys Daily Writing Prompts- Unit 2
Are you looking for rigorous text-based writing prompts for your 2nd graders? Included are 30 writing prompts- 5 for each story in Unit 2 of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Journeys series- 2nd grade (Animals Building Homes, The Ugly Vegetables, Super Storms, How Chipmunk Got His Stripes, and Jellies) The
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Civil Rights Movement Activity:  Rosa Parks and the Bus Boycott PowerPoint
This is a fun and engaging activity to encourage higher level thinking and analysis of text through the use of primary source documents. To do this task, I divide students into Think Pair Share Teams with a copy of each of the 4 primary source documents. Students analyze the documents using a grap
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Our Solar System Reading Packet
This 13 page packet about the planets would be a wonderful addition to your Space unit. It can help you incorporate the science material into you reading instruction. The informational posters could also be used to display in your classroom or help the students when they are researching the planets
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Civil Rights Movement Activity:  Rosa Parks/Bus Boycott Teacher Lesson Resources
You asked for it so you've got it! This is an engaging activity to encourage higher level thinking and analysis of text through the use of primary source documents. As a teacher, your going to be elated with your students as they focus in on details, and use the analyzing skills you've taught them
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2nd Grade Journeys Daily Writing Prompts- Unit 3
Are you looking for rigorous text-based writing prompts for your 2nd graders? Included are 30 writing prompts- 5 for each story in Unit 3 of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Journeys series- 2nd grade (Click Clack Moo- Cows That Type, Violet's Music, Schools Around the World, Helen Keller, and Officer Buck
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2nd Grade Journeys Daily Writing Prompts- Unit 4
Are you looking for rigorous text-based writing prompts for your 2nd graders? Included are 30 writing prompts- 5 for each story in Unit 4 of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Journeys series- 2nd grade (Mr. Tanen's Tie Trouble, Luke Goes to Bat, My Name is Gabriela, The Signmaker's Assistant, and Dex: Heart
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2nd Grade Journeys Daily Writing Prompts- Unit 6
Are you looking for rigorous text-based writing prompts for your 2nd graders? Included are 30 writing prompts- 5 for each story in Unit 6 of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Journeys series- 2nd grade (The Mysterious Tadpole, The Dog that Dug for Dinosaurs, Working in Space, Two of Everything, and Now &
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150 Days of 2nd Grade Journeys Daily Writing Prompts
Included in this zip file are all 6 units, or 150 writing prompts to go with the 2nd grade Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Journeys series. Each story contains 5 high-level thinking writing prompts, with a comprehension question, an application question, an analysis question, an evaluation question, and
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Boxer Rebellion Primary Source DBQs
This is a simple assignment that can be done within 1 class period or assigned as homework. It's a short reading of a primary source account of the Boxer Rebellion in China at the turn of the century. There is a short introduction for context, followed by the personal account, followed by 10 questio
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Hitler as a Soldier in WWI - DBQs Worksheet Assignment
This is a simple assignment that can be done within 1 class period or assigned as homework. It's a short, but fascinating reading of an article about Hitler's service in the military during WWI (did you know a British soldier had a defenseless Hitler at gunpoint but took pity on him and let him go??
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21st Century U.S. History Primary Source Readings (Bush/Obama)
This packet includes the following primary source readings on the following topics: 1. Intelligence and Privacy After 9/11: Pres. Obama, Rep. Justin Amash (R-Mich.), Rep. Tom Cotton (R-Ark.), Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Cal.) 2. The Affordable Care Act (Obamacare): Pres. Obama, Rep. Dan Burton (R-Ind
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WWII Home Front Four Freedoms Primary Source & Writing Lesson
Strengthen students' skills in analyzing two primary source documents: President Roosevelt’s “Four Freedoms” speech and Norman Rockwell’s “Four Freedoms” painting series in a text and image driven, evidence-based extended writing sample. **************************************
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India Mini-Book
This mini-book is a brief overview of the Indian culture including its history, people, places, and things. It is intended for elementary children to support social studies, reading comprehension, and critical thinking. The pages can be copied front to back and then folded to create a mini-book to
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2nd Grade Journeys Daily Writing Prompts- Unit 5
Are you looking for rigorous text-based writing prompts for your 2nd graders? Included are 30 writing prompts- 5 for each story in Unit 5 of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Journeys series- 2nd grade (Penguin Chick, Gloria Who Might Be My Best Friend, The Goat in the Rug, Half-Chicken, and How Groundhog's
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Cold War Containment Policy Debate - Primary Sources & DBQs to spur discussion
This is an in-depth and challenging assignment. Students will need to read, and demonstrate their understanding of, complex writings from key politicians during the Cold War. Assign half of the class to read the excerpts from Kennan's "Long Telegram" (a document likely mentioned in your textbook).
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Common Core Activity:  Context Clues/Summarize Using a Primary Source Document
In this fun activity, students are asked to read a primary source document (diary entry) of Mary Chesnut. As students read they are asked to analyze the document and describe what is happening in their own words. This task requires that students infer and utilize context clues to create their summ
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QAR powerpoints, Comprehension questions
This a powerpoint explaining QAR questions to the children. They have example questions.
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Bud, Not Buddy; Social Studies Extension- Hobo Pictographs
This lesson contains everything needed to replicate the social studies extension I have used in numerous classes when modeling a novel study using Bud, Not Buddy. Included are: • Materials needed, background and introduction • A simple, easy to follow plan that uses the I Do, We Do and then You Do
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Execution of King Louis XVI - French Revolution Primary Source DBQs
This is a simple assignment that can be done within 1 class period or assigned as homework. It's a short reading of a primary source account of the execution of Louis XVI during the French Revolution. There is a short introduction for context, followed by the personal account, followed by 10 quest
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Marx - Communist Manifesto - Primary Source DBQs & Discussion
This is an in-depth and challenging assignment. Students will need to read, and demonstrate their understanding of, complex writings from Karl Marx's Communist Manifesto. I've taken several hours to go through the primary source document to excerpt it to less than 4 pages so it'll be more accessible
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Montesquieu - Spirit of the Laws Excerpts and DBQs
This is an in-depth and challenging assignment. Students will need to read, and demonstrate their understanding of, complex writings from Montesquieu's "Spirit of the Laws." I've taken several hours to go through the primary source document to excerpt it to less than 4 pages so it'll be more accessi
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Wonder Part Five: Justin
This product is a close reading guide for only Part Five: Justin, from the book Wonder, by R. J. Palacio. It is a series of questions designed to guide students through the reading and ensure that they are paying attention to details. It asks "right there" questions, inferential questions, compariso
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Compare/contrast In Cold Blood and Columbine Shooting
The relationships of Dick & Perry and Eric Harris & Dylan Klebold are eerily similar. While using In Cold Blood as our foundational text, students jigsaw the articles mentioned in the product. I assign five students to read the same article, they complete the included handout individually, a
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The Two Susans: Analyzing Primary Sources
This multiple day (between 2-5) exploratory lesson asks students to wrestle with the complexities of historical research. Each student reads one of two narratives of former slaves, then must complete a T-chart with a partner who read the other narrative. Through this process, students discover that
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Execution of Nicholas II - Primary Source DBQs
This is a simple assignment that can be done within 1 class period or assigned as homework. It's a short reading of a primary source account of the execution of Nicholas Romanov and his family during the Russian Revolution. There is a short introduction for context, followed by the personal account,
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Assassination of Gandhi - Primary Source DBQs
This is a simple assignment that can be done within 1 class period or assigned as homework. It's a short reading of a primary source account of the assassination of Gandhi. There is a short introduction for context, followed by the personal account, followed by 10 questions of varied difficulty. So
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Spy Tunnels in Berlin - Cold War Primary Source - DBQs
This is a simple assignment that can be done within 1 class period or assigned as homework. It's a short reading of a primary source account of the discovery of a spy tunnel in Berlin during the Cold War. There is a short introduction for context, followed by the personal account, followed by 10 que
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Treaty of Versailles Debate - Primary Source DBQs
This is an in-depth and challenging assignment. Students will need to read, and demonstrate their understanding of, complex writings from letters exchanged during the Paris Peace Conference from German representatives and the president of the conference: Clemenceau. I've taken several hours to go th
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Stone Fox Reading Guide
A perfect complement to John Reynold Gardiner's "Stone Fox!" Common Core aligned vocabulary and comprehension questions for each chapter. This reading guide can be used for book groups, independent reading, literature circles, or whole class.
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Hitler Reacts to the British Ultimatum - Primary Source DBQs
This is a simple assignment that can be done within 1 class period or assigned as homework. It's a short reading of a primary source account of Hitler's reaction to the news that the British are declaring war. There is a short introduction for context, followed by the personal account, followed by 1
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French Revolution - de Stael - Excerpted Primary Sources with DBQs
This is an in-depth and challenging assignment. Students will need to read, and demonstrate their understanding of, complex writings from Anne Louise Germaine de Stael on the French Revolution and Napoleon. I've taken several hours to go through the primary source document to excerpt it so it'll be
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Conservative Reaction to French Revolution - Primary Source with DBQs
This is an in-depth and challenging assignment. Students will need to read, and demonstrate their understanding of, complex writings from a memo written by Austria's Klemens von Metternich to Russia's Czar Alexander in the early 1800s (Congress of Vienna). I've taken several hours to go through the
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Reconstruction Era Primary Source Readings - U.S. History
This is a series of primary source readings and worksheets on the Reconstruction era after the Civil War. The primary source readings have 6-15 questions which are a combination of reading comprehension and DBQs. Each of the worksheets and primary source readings can be used as homework assignment
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Reconstruction Era Primary Source Readings - U.S. History
This is a series of primary source readings and worksheets on the Reconstruction era after the Civil War. The primary source readings have 6-15 questions which are a combination of reading comprehension and DBQs. Each of the worksheets and primary source readings can be used as homework assignment
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Alabama Moon Discussion Warm-up Activity
This is an activity called Polar Opposites which I was introduced to at a recent Teacher Conference. The idea is to present idea from a class text and or other medium and have students think about and react to the ideas individually. Afterward, the class has a discussion regarding each student's opi
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Common Core Poetry Puzzle Cards: The Bridge Builder
Includes poem and critical thinking/comprehension puzzle cards. Aligned common core standards are also included.
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Shared Reading:  Establishing Mood, Atmosphere and Tone with Art
Shared Reading Lesson by DaVinci Educational Materials: “Establishing Mood, Atmosphere and Tone with Art.” This is an interdisciplinary unit that incorporates music, art, reading, high level questions and peer discussions. These lessons utilize artwork from various artists, for example, Pablo P
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Reader Response Entry based on Disney's Inside Out
After watching Disney's Inside Out, my students (7th grade gifted) completed a Reader Response entry using the movie as the inspiration for one of their favorite books. They brainstormed the emotions which control the main character, then wrote RACE paragraphs (Rewrite, Answer, Cite, and Elaborate)
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4 Posters-Common Core and LAFS: Words For Teaching and Assessment Grades 9-10
This digital download is formatted to create four 24 inch x 36 inch posters for the Common Core ELA and Literacy Standards for 9th and 10th grade, in Language, Reading-Information, Reading-Literature, Speaking and Listening, and Writing (correlated to the Florida Standards). 150 words which occur
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Horace Mann, Annual Report to the Massachusetts Board of Education (1848)
This document is an excerpted reading from Horace Mann's address on the importance of public education. The document includes: -Contextualization Introduction -Chunked Excerpts -Vocabulary Development Assistance -Scaffolding Questions -Answer Key
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Dorothea Dix, Petition to Massachusetts Legislature (1843)
This document is an excerpted reading from Dorothea Dix's Petition to Massachusetts Legislature, in which she advocates for prison and hospital reform. The document includes: -Contextualization Introduction -Chunked Excerpts -Vocabulary Development Assistance -Scaffolding Questions -Answer Key
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Reading Detective: Nouns, Verbs, Adjectives, and DBQs
This packet is Literacy activities for nouns, verbs, and adjectives. This is designed for primary grades 1-2. Activities in the packet include finding nouns, verbs, and adjectives in the passage, answering DBQs and sorting nouns, verbs, and adjectives. I have provided a sorting page without visuals
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U.S. Paired Primary Source Document Writing Activities 7-Pack Bundle
Step up your U.S. History units with a focused reading of paired short high-interest primary source documents, each with an accompanying extended writing template answering a thematic question. As I create additional Paired Document Extended Writings, they will be included here in
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Bering Strait Land Bridge and Native Americans
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Attached is the lesson plan for (2) different lessons on the Bering Strait Land Bridge. The pack is 22 pages of handouts and the lesson plan is included. Day 1 (introduction lesson) - Land Bridge Day 2 - Land Bridge and Native Americans (reading passage - listening passage and take notes & ill
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Wonder by R.J. Palacio Picasso Project
My 6th grade students fell in love with not only Auggie, but all of the other wonderful characters in Wonder. At the end of the unit, students learned about Picasso & attempted to create art much like the famous painter based on a character from Wonder. Their creations & writing were astound
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