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Introduce your kiddos to Helen Keller!
1. Main Idea
~ Main Idea Anchor Chart
~ Supporting Detail Anchor Chart
This graphic organizer was created with biographies in mind!
Students can complete the web as they learn and research an important person.
Parts of the Web:
Picture of the Person
Important Experience in the Person's Life
Why the Person is Important
Graphic organizers are an essential tool for differentiating and supporting all students in your classroom. This resource is packed full of a wide variety graphic organizers to practice skills and strategies needed for reading comprehension! These organizers have been thoughtfully aligned to the EL
Graphic organizers are an essential tool for differentiating and supporting all students in your classroom. This resource is packed full of a wide variety graphic organizers to practice skills and strategies needed while reading nonfiction! These organizers have been thoughtfully aligned to the ELA
Common Core Standards Graphic Organizers for ELA Reading Literature and Informational Nonfiction Texts Grades 11-12 (Also includes the organizers for grades 6, 7, 8, and 9-10 because the skills build upon one another each year.)
**UPDATED with new and revised organizers! 153 total!!**
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☀️⭐Huge update for 2018 - Now with ⚡101 Digital Graphic Organizers⚡ making this the largest product of it's kind on TpT☀️⭐ now also includes a printable PDF version of every tool.
Introduce your students to 21st century learning with this GROWING BUNDLE OF 101 EDITABLE & PRINTABLE (if you must)
Great For--Bell Work, Ticket Out, Formative Assessment, Digital, Print, Google Classroom
Graphic Organizers for all subject areas!
These Digital Graphic Organizers (also in print) will include ORGANIZERS for EVERY skill. There are over 71 individual graphics and 213 pages of resources. This is
Compare Contrast Two or More Texts: Close Reading Strategies and Activities
Aligned with the Common Core State Standards
Use the handouts to encourage close reading and compare/contrast of two or more texts or sources (may be used with multimedia sources such as graphics, videos, podcasts, etc.). T
Reading Comprehension Graphic Organizers, a must have for your Reader's Workshop, Guided Reading and Common Core instruction! This growing resource of engaging reading comprehension graphic organizers can be used with ANY non-fiction text.
Perfect for guided reading, paired or independent reading,
This is a graphic organizer we are using with our 3rd graders. It is helping them take biographies and organize the important information to truly understand that person. Can be used for older and younger grades as well!
We used the Where in the World section to list important places the person l
This download is a one-page biography of Dr. Seuss. It also includes 6 comprehension questions as well as a biography graphic organizer. This is a great activity to do during Dr. Seuss week or on Dr. Seuss' birthday.
You will love this Research Unit! It provides tools to assist you in teaching this skill! I have gathered components to support your class. This packet contains activities that you can utilize in ANY research for your students needs. You will decide which pages will work for your research projects!
Common Core Standards Graphic Organizers for ELA Reading Literature and Informational Texts BUNDLE for Grades 6-12
*UPDATED Aug. 2014: Now contains over 175 organizers! Perfect for Reader's Notebooks.*
Do you need to implement the Common Core Standards into your curriculum? These graphic organize
This is a wonderful resource unit for guiding students through writing a biography (personal or historical). It incorporates an outline for research, which can be a difficult task for young writers, as well as multiple graphic organizers that guide students through each paragraph of the biography. T
Updated 12.1.13. With text complexity increasing during this new Common Core era "Close Reading" is critical. "Close Reading" is in the first part of the CCSS Anchor Standards.
Over 50 Reading Response sheets included. Shifting from Guided Reading to Close Reading is happening in CCSS classrooms a
This set contains 73 different graphic organizers that can be used during the language arts instruction block. I have created graphic organizers that cover each of the reading standards (Reading: Literature and Reading: Informational) and are perfectly aligned with the College and Career Readiness A
This unit is created to teach students about various literary genres. This unit includes:
- Brief suggested picture book list.
- Full instructions to teach the unit.
- Posters to introduce the concepts of Genre, Fiction/Non-Fiction and Story Elements (black & white and color).
- Printables and
Charlotte’s Web Unit Resource Freebie
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CHARLOTTE’S WEB NOVEL STUDY BUNDLE
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CHARLOTTE’S WEB UNIT RESOURCE MEGA PACK
Product/Materials Preface [Grades 2-6]
This English Language Arts Unit Resource Freebie is part of my 230+ Ppag
Inventors and Inventions With Reading Passage and Graphic Organizers; Learning about the biography of famous inventors is a great way for students to meet common core standards informational text. I've provided graphic organizers for different famous inventors and a reading passage about Thomas Edis
I always tell my students that a biography is the story of a person's life, as though a timeline was put into narrative form. For their upcoming writing project on a historical figure, I plan to have them prewrite by turning their research into a timeline. This template should keep them on the right
Film as Literature Graphic Organizers
by James D. Whitaker
This Product is available in Bundled Form for $aving$:
Novel to Film (The Adaptation) Resource Bundle--130 + Pages!
Product/Materials Preface [Grades 5-12]:
This unique and undeniably useful product consists of seventy-five (75+) soph
Are you getting ready to have your student write a biography or an informative piece about a hero or another famous individual?
This common core aligned writing pack will provide your writers with a graphic organizer that will help organizer their ideas, writing paper for drafting and/or writing t
7 book response templates: Fiction, Main Character, Nonfiction, Mystery, Fairytale, Fable and Biography that can be used with any book! Imagine a classroom where the students are really interested in the text they just read! These book response papers will engage young readers and help them organize
Black History Makers 26 Graphic Organizers is a great resource for Black History Month but of course can be used at any time of the school year.
The organizers are designed for students to do general research on each subject. They will need access to the Internet in most cases and may find some bo
Over 50 Reading Response, Graphic Organizers, or Quick Formative Assessment sheets.
This product is a portion of what you will find in my 1st Grade Common Core Close Reading Toolkit. Click here to see the full 4.0 product.
For each Literature and Informational Text Common Core Standard you will fi
Wouldn't it be fun to send a text to Abraham Lincoln, Katnis or any other book character? What if Kublai Khan, Marco Polo or Darwin sent you a tweet? Maybe you could have a General Lee create a Facebook Page or post an INSTAGRAM Selfie.
This 42 page activity bundle has been completely updated to in
This graphic organizer was created to go with 4th grade ReadyGen Unit 1 Module A performance task. This was created to go with the new 2014-2015 updated task. It can be used for any biography report as a scaffold as well. It includes...
* early life
* adult life
* why he/she is famous
This is a pack that can be used to complete several different research projects at the elementary level.
The graphic organizers included are:
Questioning Before Research
KWHL Before Research
This freebie has 2 graphic organizers- a nonfiction summarizing organizer and a nonfiction main idea and details organizer.
Please check out our blog to see ideas on how we used these.
These organizers came from our literature unit on Neil Armstrong. Check it
This biography graphic organizers packet contains four graphic organizers for your students to use as templates as they research and write about a person.Use these graphic organizers as part of reading comprehension, or use them as a pre-writing organizational tool for a larger writing assignment.It
Graphic Organizers that can be used for Anchor Charts / Posters / Literacy Stations / Literacy Centers / Interactive Notebooks / Bookmarks
" Talk to the Hand Graphic Organizers " is a colorful unit that teachers can use in a variety of formats such as classroom posters / anchor charts, and Smartboa
Wouldn't it be fun to send a text to Abraham Lincoln or Thomas Jefferson? What if Andrew Jackson sent you a tweet? Maybe you could have a General Lee create a Facebook Page or post an INSTAGRAM Selfie.
This 42 page activity bundle has been completely updated to include many Common Core options! It'
This is set of 75 graphic organizers to use in the elementary classroom. It can be used in centers, small groups, or whole group. Use it all year to help students focus on important key information. Have your students create, analyze, synthesize and interpret with these organizers!
Explorers to Canada - 15 Graphic Organizers: this resource includes organizers for fifteen explorers that made an important contribution to Canadian history: John Cabot, Jacques Cartier, Samuel de Champlain James Cook, Leif Ericson, John Franklin, Simon Fraser, Martin Frobisher, Humphrey Gilbert, S
Biography Graphic Organizer
This graphic organizer is set up as a 2 page flow chart for students to record information when researching for a biography. The sections are separated into the following categories:
Why they are important
Use the following writing prompt cards/graphic organizers to promote interesting and organized writing. Great for use as a writing center and to encourage independent writing. Buy as a pack and save!
1. Fiction Story Planner
2. A Day at the Beach
3. The Main Event
4. If I Could Only Go Back....
90 Graphic Organizers with Activities - Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry includes 90 reading activities with at least one graphic organizer per activity that can be used to study a variety of fiction, nonfiction, and poetry passages for students in grades 2 through grade 5. Graphic organizers can be used
Wouldn't it be fun to send a text to Abraham Lincoln, Thomas Jefferson or Leonardo Da Vinci? What if Kublai Khan, Marco Polo or Buddha sent you a tweet? Maybe you could have a General Lee create a Facebook Page or post an INSTAGRAM Selfie.
This 42 page activity bundle has been completely updated to
50 American States - 50 Graphic Organizers and 9 Activities. This resource includes 1 organizer for each of the American states. This resource also includes 9 activities, eight of which can be used for any state; the ninth is a general word puzzle (Finding Words within Words).
The organizers are
This is a set of graphic organizers to use during your biography study. Our class read Rachel Carson: Pioneer of Ecology, but this set of organizers can be used for any complex biographical text.
18 Organizers included in this set:
1.) "Starring_____" - students record basic details of the biogra
Students will move from reviewing the oral communication skill of retelling a story to the written communication skill of recounting past events for the purpose of informing or entertaining the reader. Five writing forms will be explored: Article, Autobiography, Biography, Journal/Diary Entry and
You will find a total of 16 +++ anchor charts to help you with your writing program.
These anchor charts are excellent tools to use to introduce new text forms to your students in your Writer’s Workshop block.
Each anchor chat provides a description of what that type of text is. It also includes
Use this wonderful resource any time that you need to practice a specific reading strategy or skill with your students! This packet includes 36 different organizers and a reading helper booklet for your students to create.
Main Idea +
This tri-fold brochure has six sections for information. Students use matching graphic organizer to transfer information about their person onto brochure.
Brochure comes in three different styles - kinder ruled lines - lines - blank. Ideal for introducing biography writing/research. To form br
Family Tree Genealogy Templates & Graphic Organizers
Grades 3-9+—35+ Pages!
**This Activity is Included with my Show Way Book Study--Please DO NOT Purchase both!**
Engage your students with these detailed Family Tree Genealogy Templates & Graphic Organizers. Lead