Welcome fellow teachers!In this Google Slides, it will present FIVE different types of texts you could teach your students! There are five main ones that will be covered: description, sequence/process/instructions, problem and solution, cause and effect, compare and contrast. This resource was desig
This is a 30 page digital unit from the Australian Curriculum English Language series containing:Extensive teachers background notessuggested activities to develop the content descriptionresource sheets; assessment checklistrelated English linksmodes, capabililities and priorities covered Australian
This point of view resource contains everything you need to introduce and practice identifying point of view (and how it affects a story) with your 4th and 5th grade readers. This teaching point of view resource includes passages, paired passages, mentor read aloud suggestions, posters, graphic orga
Teach your students non-fiction text features used in informational text. Use with Google slides and Google Classroom. These no-prep and paperless activities can be used to teach and review these important ELA standards and is perfect to use for test prep.Text features reviewed:types of printcaption
Rikki Tikki Tavi by Rudyard Kipling Short Story Unit for Grade 7, Common Core Aligned Unit (Activities, Assessments, Paired Texts)This is the Short Story of the Month Club, Grade 7: September Selection – Click here to read more about the Short Story of the Month Club!Skills Focus:Four Types of Conf
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This unit was a true labour of love! I absolutely adore penguins and find them to be the most interesting animals on the planet! My love of penguins has become what I am known for at school! This passion is contagious! If you love penguins as much as I do then this is the un
Reading Informational Text with Charts and Graphs targets reading comprehension using nonfiction text. This 44 page packet is loaded with 6 double sided passages including 2 historical, 2 scientific, and 2 technical pieces along with diagrams, timelines, flow charts, and graphs to go with each. It a
Non-Fiction Text Features Digital Assessments for Google ClassroomAssess your students' understanding of non-fiction text features with these DIGITAL and SELF-GRADING assessments that work with Google Forms™. No more copies to be made, no more printer ink, and no more lost papers! Plus, with automat
Comparing and contrasting is a tricky skill to teach and this pack contains 6 non-fiction text passages to help you and your students master it. This pack contains all informational text with real photographs and students will love reading about the different types of animals! Check out the previ
Help your students develop proficiency in GEOGRAPHY AND MAP SKILLS.With this unit, they will learn to read a compass rose, key/ legends with symbols, and scales on a map. They will also be able to label the 7 continents and 5 oceans on a map, learn the difference between maps and globes and understa
Have you been tasked with organising the school newspaper? Do you teach journalism? Are you teaching writing as part of your ELA curriculum? ... These resources are just for you!
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⭐ Help your students become more confident readers AND writers with these fun, interactive passages all about poetry! ⭐ These are perfect for helping students learn about different forms of poetry, build fluency, use context clues, improve reading comprehension, and practice writing poetry all at th
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This awesome pack includes lots of activities to help your kiddos learn about 13 different zoo anima
Penguins Fun Facts PowerPoint. Read the informational text all about penguins and learn all about these flightless birds and the various different species of penguins; what they eat, how they stay warm, etc. Nonfiction text for reading practice. If you are using a penguin theme in your classroom or
How do scientists classify animals? Learn about vertebrates, invertebrates, warm-blooded and cold-blooded animals, and more. This is a complete unit for teaching about different classes of animals, including a 12-page informational text. The unit includes teaching notes with 15 lesson plans, pieces
Having trouble teaching text structure or organizatonal patterns to your class? Then this download is for you! I originally developed this lesson for use with my ESL students, and have used it in grades 4-8.
This item is aligned with CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.4.5.
This lesson begins with an activity t
RACES writing strategy helps students practice and master evidence-based paragraphs with extended information that shows compare and contrast, proof, additional information, or their own examples. Each step of the RACES writing strategy contains a resource page with sentence starters organized into
This Making Connections Board Game contains 30 paragraph game cards and a game board to help students practice reading texts and making text-to-self, text-to-text, and text-to-world connections based on the information contained within those texts.
As students make connections within this game, the
This Georgia fourth grade social studies resource includes a nonfiction reading passage based on the life of Paul Revere as a Son of Liberty and in the American Revolution. It is differentiated for your high, mid, and lower level students. Save time by adding social studies content with your reading
**Updated May 2020 to include a digital Google Classroom compatible copy**Looking for more human body reading passages? You can get this product in a discounted bundle! Human Body Reading Bundle: Task Cards and Passages-Pair it with my Main Idea Passages: Main Idea Passages: Health and The Human Bod
Help your students understand how scientists classify animals into groups.This unit focuses on teaching your students about the different types of INVERTEBRATES. They will also learn the characteristics that help scientists classifying animals as either WORMS, CNIDARIANS, MOLLUSKS, or ARTHROPODS (CR
This packet is a bundle of all 9 of the “Monthly Guided Reading Pack for Informational Text”. Here are the units already included in the bundle.• October• November• December• January• February• March• April• May• JuneHere is what is included in each of the units:Leveled ReadersIn each of the units
The texts included in this bundle are about classifying animals which include texts about mammals, reptiles, amphibians, fish and birds. The nonfiction passages are differentiated and include comprehension questions on each card. There are 6 passages in total about classifying animals which are writ
This low prep resource will help your students learn how to ask thoughtful questions about any fiction text. The more students practice asking their own questions about a text, the easier it will be for them to answer those questions and think critically about what they have read.The activities are