Reading Interactive Notebooks Literature - Literary Elements for Common Core. This Reading Interactive Notebook is the true original - over 45,000 copies sold!
After learning about interactive notebooks two summers ago, I resolved to use this technique for every concept I taught to my 6th, 7th, an
Are you looking for a resource that will help your students think deeply about their reading and comprehend what they read? If so, this tried and true set of reading graphic organizers is the resource for you! You and your students will love this reading resource! Your students will love using these
These are COMPLETE 400+ pages of Assessments and Teaching Notes for ALL English Language Arts Standards for 4th Grade. These will cover your entire year!
Reading comprehension (literature and informational), writing, language/grammar, fluency, speaking and listening are all included.
Use them for
This 4th Grade Spiral Reading resource is perfect for Reading HOMEWORK, Reading MORNING WORK, or a DAILY READING REVIEW! These quality written passages and text dependent questions build in complexity each week, as more skills are introduced. All pages are 100% EDITABLE and easy to differentiate to
100 original 4th grade leveled reading passages and close reading activities perfectly aligned to the Common Core Literature AND Informational reading standards! EVERY standard has FIVE passages and activities specifically dedicated to that standard. Standards RL.4.6, RL.4.9 and RI.4.9 are extra s
Included in this set are 36 differentiated and engaging point of view task cards covering FIRST and THIRD person POV.
They have been designed for easy differentiation and scaffolding.
Cards 1-12 require students to determine the point of view of one sentence.
Cards 13-24 require students to de
Over 2,500 Pages! Your one stop source for engaging, relevant, meaningful text evidence passages for the year! Right now you will find ten months with 20 monthly themed stories, articles, non-fiction and fiction passages: January, February, March, April, May, June, August, September, October, Nov
If the thought of guided reading makes you pull your hair out, or even if you are a guided reading guru who's looking for more materials, this 160 page packet has everything you need! For teachers unsure of where to begin, or who have seen the whole guided reading process go strangely wrong, the ins
**Grades 4-5 Version** Level A
The topics included in this huge worksheet packet are the same as in my Interactive Reading Literature Notebook. Scroll down for a list of lessons and topics.
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Reader's Theater for BIG KIDS!
Cover your reading literature standards while engaging your students with these high-interest reader's theater scripts and reading literature toolkits. Your students will LOVE the chance to perform while working on fluency, comprehension, context clues, and writing.
“What Does the Fox Say?” is such hit with kids right now! Why not use the catchy tune, to engage them in finding text evidence?!
This “Ready-to-Print” product contains 13 reading response printables that require students to pull direct quotes from a selection.
These printables can be used on thei
This 243 page book study for Wonder, by R.J. Palacio, contains comprehension by chapter, vocabulary challenges, creative Common Core-aligned reading response activities, assessments, free writing journal pages, and much more!
You will find this complete literature unit to be teacher and student fri
This resource is a combination of 10 units of study.
The 400 lessons cover every grade 4 reading: literature, reading: informational, and writing Common Core State Standards!
Save $18 by purchasing all units in this one bundle (it's like getting two units for free!).
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This 206 page novel study for Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone or Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, by J.K. Rowling, contains comprehension and analysis by chapter, along with everything else you need to teach Common Core standards.
This study is laid out for you in a way that pushes
This novel study for Holes by Louis Sachar contains 108 pages of resources, including comprehension, vocabulary, Common Core activities, assessments, and more!
You will find that this study's layout is student-friendly, and that the questions and activities are easily adaptable to every learner. A
Point of View Bundle of Activities: This bundled product contains all of the products listed below PLUS 7-8 days of LESSON PLANS (depending upon how long your class period lasts) and an additional free worksheet!!
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These reading & ELA comprehension strategies posters, graphic organizers, and activities are a must have for reading comprehension strategy instruction for both fiction and nonfiction text. Grab this bundle at more than 50% off products sold separately! Check out the preview for a closer look!
This 131 page literature unit for The Lemonade War, by Jacqueline Davies, contains comprehension by chapter, vocabulary challenges, creative Common Core-aligned reading response activities, comprehension assessments, and much more!
You will find this guide teacher and student friendly. It contains
This resource is a comprehensive resource for teaching and practicing point of view. Common Core aligned, these activities are intended for 4th and 5th grade classrooms. Not only will students explore the standard “I can describe how a narrator’s point of view influences a story’s events.” They will
This Point of View and Perspective Resource has everything you need to teach, practice and assess Point of View and Perspective in Reading. This resource was created to align with the Common Core Language Arts Standards for 4th and 5th grade. It teaches the first-person point of view, as well as t
This 133 page book study for Charlotte's Web, by E.B. White, contains comprehension by chapter, vocabulary challenges, creative Common Core-aligned reading response activities, comprehension assessments, and much more!
You will find this literature unit user and student friendly. It contains a wide
Your one stop source for March reading! Inside are 20 Spring themed information text and literature passages written at FOUR different levels. Use for Close Reading and/or week-long homework!
Informative, Relevant, Engaging, and Meaningful Reading!
20 Passages written at 4 Levels + 7 Activitie
Do you need concise, scaffolded instruction for small groups, English learners, and struggling students? This resource integrates all 42 4th Grade ELA Common Core Reading Standards for Literature, Informational Text, and Language Standards into ANY text. No need to reinvent the wheel for your daily
Are you tired of flipping through dozens of pages to figure out what a certain Common Core standard is?! I know I was. I decided to make this 1 page "Cheat Sheet" that I keep in the back of my ELA Lesson Plans Binder. It has been extremely useful. I find myself constantly looking at it when I need t
Teach students to love poetry with this 6 week 4th and 5th grade unit? This easy to use resource has everything you need to make teaching poetry exciting any time of the year.
The 31 day unit includes over 300 pages of resources for you and your students to learn to love poetry.
This time AND money-saving bundle includes ALL of my Reading Workshop Anchor Charts. Each Reading Anchor Chart includes an individual student page and larger pieces to create a poster-sized anchor chart that you can fill in with students (helping them own that learning by creating it together!). Th
Because of Winn Dixie, Because of Winn-Dixie Kate DiCamillo
This Because of Winn-Dixie Literature Guide has been written to focus on time-tested best practices for teaching, and is aligned to the Common Core State Standards, the NCTE/IRA English Language Arts Standards, and the Texas TEKS for grade
The City of Ember by Jeanne Duprau: Novel Study with Questions, Projects, and Activities
This huge 150 page The City of Ember Novel Study Package contains a fully integrated, creative, and comprehensive novel study on The The City of Ember by Jeanne Duprau. Everything you need to teach a complete
Looking for a Common Core Aligned, No Prep Pack to teach the book The Chocolate Touch? Look no further!
This packet contains all that you need! It can be used for guided reading groups, individual reading, partner discussions, a whole class study, or as a read aloud companion. The students wil
4th Grade Reading: Informational and Literature Standards for Common Core
This fourth grade Common Core bundle includes the two combined bundles for Common Core standards in the Reading Literature and Informational Reading domains. Please look at the links below to ensure you know the 17 packs you
Bud, Not Buddy by Christopher Paul Curtis is the perfect novel to share with your students for so many reasons.
Summary: Bud is an orphan living at the Home after his mother passed away. For four years he has dreamed of finding his father, but it is after a placement with the Amos family, that B
Do your students need independent practice that reinforces your instruction of CCSS? This resource integrates all eight 3rd, 4th and 5th Grade ELA Common Core Reading Standards for Literature into ANY text.
• Scaffolds for each standard include graphic organizers and consistent vis
This Winter Print and Go Freebie is full of ready-to-use pages for any 4th and 5th grade classroom! All you need to do is print, copy, and use!
This pack is perfect for morning work, review work, homework, as an assessment, as a spiral review, in a center, as enrichment work for 3rd grade students
Everything is done for you in this complete unit for the novel Shiloh. Your students will love reading through this popular novel by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor. With this download you are getting over 240 hundred pages of lessons, activities, anchor slides, bulletin board pieces, games and more to
Vocabulary is essential! Help your students master the vocabulary from the 4th Grade ELA Common Core Standards. This 200 page printable packet includes the following items -
* A printable word wall with over 120 words. Each word is color coded by domain, has a definition of the word, and a visual t
This free worksheet packet contains four passages. After students read each passage, they must determine whether the passage was written in first person, second person, third person limited, or third person omniscient.
Page 3 of the worksheet contains a QR code in case you want students to check
This Maniac Magee NO PREP-PRINT and GO Novel Unit with ANSWER KEY...is a must have for your middle grades to middle school classroom.
This 40-page Maniac Magee Novel Unit contains the following:
a pacing guide for planning
• 19-pages of reader response questions with answer key
• 5-context clue wor
Incredible YEAR LONG resource collection to help you implement effective Daily ELA Rotations in Grades 4 through 6. Reading, writing, and word work are all covered with engaging, print-and-go lesson plans.
This special bundle features my classroom-tested, time saving tools for easy implementation o
This is a fun freebie! Students do the written portion of the book report on the outside of a large grocery bag, and then place five items inside the bag to symbolize main characters, setting or events from the book. Students love these!!
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All standards for reading are addressed! The research behind "Interactive Notebooks" supports implementation in the classroom as it is proven that students will refer to the notebook as an anchor. The instructional practice
Poetry teaching is so much fun! Poetry terms and poetic devices are a snap to teach with this huge collection of 248 mentor poems!
UPDATED March 9, 2017: Over 100 new poems have been added! This resource has grown from 140 poems (71 pages) to a whopping 248 poems (160 pages)! Can you really have
**UPDATE** December 7th (Grades 7-8, Level C) added!
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This is a bundle of the following three products:
- Practice & Assess READING LITERATURE: Grades 4-5 No Prep Printables
- Practice & Assess READING LITERATURE: Grade 6 N
This product is my 4th Grade ELA Common Core Exit Tickets for the Literature AND Informational Text Standards! By purchasing this bundle, you'll save $3!
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Formative Assessments should be quick and should give us the results we n
This novel study for Bud, Not Buddy by Christopher Paul Curtis contains 131 pages of resources, including comprehension, vocabulary, Common Core activities, assessments, and more!
You will find this novel study easy to use because the layout is predictable and student-friendly, while the questions
This resource contains a series of 6 worksheets.
The first pair of worksheets introduces author's perspective. It begins with a definition that stresses that perspective is based on opinions and experiences. Then, students read three short passages and identify the author's perspective. Finally
This product was created for myself and other teachers who enjoy creating anchor charts with their class, but want to focus less time on making it "cute" and more on instruction. On the other hand, you do have to look at the anchor chart sometimes for weeks or months at a time so it is important tha
This novel study for The Indian in the Cupboard by Lynne Reid Banks contains 131 pages of resources, including comprehension, vocabulary, Common Core activities, assessments, and more!
You will find that this study's layout is student-friendly, and that the questions and activities are easily adapt
This animated PowerPoint teaches students how to identify and compare points of view or perspectives among characters. Students see how beliefs, attitudes, values, and experiences shape point of view. Folktales such as The Three Little Pigs, Snow White, Little Red Riding Hood and more are used t
This is a Lightning Thief Novel Activities Bundle. This is a comprehensive teacher created resource for Percy Jackson and The Olympians The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan.
Included in this super bundle resource is:
- Comprehension Guide (24-pages)
- Comprehension Guide Answer Key (12-pages)
SAVE ON THE FULL YEAR BUNDLE!! Great reviews from the individual semesters. This product has been proven to help students write constructed response questions, complete multiple choice, and have a better understanding of the ELA 4th grade curriculum.
This is a resource packet full of 230+ pages o
Wonder, helps you bring enthusiasm to your common core literacy lessons. Your Wonder novel study lessons will thrive with the interactive notebook style of the flip book, collaborative posters, character activities, and reflective writing. Works great with a read aloud. Great alternative to the run-