The Stellaluna activities in this compete character and book study will help you turn your readers into comprehenders! Filled with 2 weeks of reading and writing activities, lesson plans, and assessments it includes comprehension lessons, 5 literacy centers, class anchor charts with all of the parts
Fall - An Art Lesson with Falling Leaves
This low prep art activity will create a beautiful Autumn / Fall display in your classroom, and is one that ensures great student success and pride.
In this art lesson I have included a one page overview for the teacher, a page of stencils, review of the el
Fall is already at our doorstep! Why not celebrate it with magnificient colored artwork to put on your bulletin board?
This projet is convenient for everybody starting first grade. Kindergarten level can also do it with a little more assistance from the teacher. As for 6th graders, they can
Fall Wreath & Poem Activity
This fun seasonal project will make a wonderful classroom or hallway display! With this project, students will write a descriptive fall color poem and create a beautiful fall wreath to attach it to.
Included in this packet are:
This is a unit that I created to teach my students about fall leaves. I have a lesson plan for each day for 1 week. The lessons are very simple & hands on...perfect for kinders. The lessons include parts of a leaf, sorting leaves, a leaf project, leaf observations, leaf anchor chart, and 2 leaf
This product is designed to help primary students write perfect paragraphs with five main parts: an introduction, three details or reasons, and a closing statement. The students are asked to complete the parts in a step-by-step approach in a logical order that makes sense and is easy for students t
UPDATED FOR THE 2017-2018 SCHOOL YEAR
Do you spend lots of time searching for forms at the beginning of the year? If so, you will LOVE this packet! This is a packet of materials and things that I use every year to keep up with everything from my students' birthdays to their allergies. Included is
Do you need a quick, interactive activity to introduce Patriot Day to your students?
This Patriot Day Pack Includes:
- Explicit ELA Lesson Plans (CCSS Standard, an "I can..." statement" and suggested order of lesson)
- Interactive notebook activity
- Patriot Day: Close Reading Passage
- Close Readi
Fall has arrived! Why not highlight it with an Aboriginal Art project?
The Aboriginal people often paint kangaroos, snakes, lizards and lots of symbols. Our theme will be a Fall Leaf.
This is a great way to work with warm and cool colours.
This very complete project helps you to initiate your st
Help your students identify main idea with this fall themed lesson using the book, "Why Do Leaves Change Color?"
This mini lesson includes a lesson plan, main idea and details posters, anchor chart heading, main idea response sheets, and a main idea match.
The original purchaser is granted permis
This lesson is a step-by-step, all resources needed to teach pitch using Boomwhackers and the song/story/fingerplay "Five Little Pumpkins." It includes a link to an internet resource for learning and singing the song, as well as notes on each page to enhance your presentation and delivery of this le
#fallintogreatresources These poems can be used as a shared reading, as well as placed in the students’ “I Can Read” or poetry binders! You can write the lyrics on chart paper, display the poem using your document camera or IWB, or use the included word cards inside a pocket chart. The word cards
Interactive read alouds lesson plans for the entire year. This unit contains one page lesson for each book with preview, interactive read aloud talking points, opportunity for written response, and graphic organizer for comprehension practice.
Reading stories isn't a waste of class time - it's an
Do you want to celebrate the season without all of the sugary candy and meaningless party games? Have I got something for you! This activity combines language arts, science, math, and art for a fun and memorable educational experience.
This Pumpkin Investigation includes a 7-page Investigation Bo
Ready-to-use printables! Just copy and go!
This NO PREP activity packet contains an 8-sentence scrambled paragraph about Johnny Appleseed. The paragraph can be put together only one way. Students use transitions and inferential clues to assemble this organized, logical paragraph.
Practice matching numbers in different forms!
Are you looking for a fun fall center for your students to practice number sense? This Candy Corn Match is a simple center with 3 different options for differentiation. Students practice matching the different numbers in written, ten frame, and dice f
Feel the fall crisp in the air! Scarecrows, turkeys, squirrels and leaves are all a part of this Autumn themed preschool lesson plan!
New Play-Based Lesson Plans are an update from the originals! Now, you get 2 weeks worth of lesson plans to help you dig deeper into the theme. You also get a Cente
Idioms, multiple meanings, similes, metaphors, personification!
There are two common core aligned activities for each figurative language area stated above. Plus: black and white printables and data tracking forms are included for all activities. This packet is a must-have for students that you'l
*** UPDATED FOR THE 2016-2017 SCHOOL YEAR ***
Do you spend lots of time searching for forms at the beginning of the year? If so, you will LOVE this packet! This is a packet of materials and things that I use every year to keep up with everything from my students' birthdays to their allergies. Inclu
Apple Theme Unit! Perfect for September and October months when apples are in season and ripe for the picking!
Includes two mini-companions for the following books:
Apples, by Gail Gibbons
Apple Farmer Annie by, Monica Wellington
38 pages of apple themed fun!
Includes many language targets:
Here is a wonderful Autumn art project! Make a beautiful landscape in a few easy steps.
Courtesy of the artist, I have included two of his works in this document.
- Grade 2 and up
-Warm and cold colour
Are you looking for everything you need to teach Johnny Appleseed to your class? Look no further! This resource includes a full color PowerPoint lesson, a printable Johnny Appleseed reader and coloring book, an ADORABLE craft with a writing flipbook, and a printable hat template for a class full of
This hands-on Pumpkin Ten Frame Game will help children practice counting skills using real objects.
Children will count the pumpkins on each mat and count out the same number of Unifix cubes (or other counter) to place in the ten frame. They can then either write the numeral in the square with dry
Halloween Art Project: Scaredy-Pumpkin Art Lesson Plan
Here is a mixed media project for Halloween!
It allows the students to work on facial expressions and to draw a pumpkin, while learning how to add volume.
Students will learn to draw « hollow letters ».
-Grade 3 and up, high school too
This is a great lesson for first and second grade music students.
The concepts addressed include: high/low, pitch, melody, melodic direction, quarter note, eighth note pair
This product includes:
1. My original composition "Leaves" with movement suggestions
2. Mini-Lesson 1:
This is a unit for the Second Grade Common Core Writing standard for narratives. It includes a set of instructional slides which can also be printed as posters for a writing center! There are three student worksheet printables to guide students as they write narratives about a special Autumn experie
*** UPDATED FOR THE 2016-2017 SCHOOL YEAR ***
Do you spend lots of time searching for forms at the beginning of the year? If so, you will LOVE this packet! This is a packet of materials and things that I use every year to keep up with everything from my students' birthdays to their allergies. In
How do you teach students new vocabulary?? It is so important to teach students to look beyond the memorization of dictionary definitions and further develop a deeper understanding of words meanings in practical, situational and contextual ways.
**This product is geared primarily toward 7/8th gra
Remembrance Day Veterans Day Writing for Kindergarten and First Grade. This is one of a series of "Little Books for Little Writers". They are fun mini-books for your students to complete.
This peace book is ideal for completing in anticipation of Remembrance Day or Veterans Day. The sentence st
Daily shared reading with Fall poems - common core aligned. School Carnival, Arachnids, Candy Corn, and Pumpkin Patch themed poems for your classroom!
These are the poems that are included in this resource:
•School Carnival: School Carnival poem
•Arachnids: Arachnids poem
•Candy Corn: Candy Corn po
This Scarecrow mini-unit is perfect to help meet your literacy needs for a week of scarecrow fun!
“Scarecrow” Poem and Shared Reading Materials
-Daily Activity Ideas
-Poem on strips
-Poem for Poetry Notebook (two styles)
-Pictures to accompany the poem
Scarecrow Read Aloud and Retell A
If you are talking about Autumn or Fall then this is the unit for you. This interactive learning journal will guide you through activities that explores what happens this time of year. Decide which activities you want to do, staple them into a fun book and go! Students will be immersed le
My students LOVE this fall activity that is packed with estimation, measurement, and data analysis! Students use the scientific method in this pumpkin math and science activity as they explore if any characteristic of a pumpkin (height, weight, or circumference) relates to the number of seeds inside
Here is the perfect project for the start of the school year: Kandi-Apples.
This project will allow students to create a work of art in the Style of Kadinsky.
When they are finished, you can make a colourful collective display.
This project requires simple materials, and apple models are also inclu
This is an ELA Fall Unit which includes a fun play called ”How Will I Know When it is Fall?” and Fall Readers Theater Script called “The Signs of Fall.” There are plenty of parts for all your students with character cards that you can make into necklaces or headbands for the different characters. Le
Art activity for Grades 1 and 2. Create a beautiful pumpkin while working on alternance with your students.
You need wax crayons and ink.
Draw the pumpkin in 5 easy, well illustrated steps.
-Grades 1 and 2
Here is a workshop for Grades 3 to 6 which will help guide your students through the creation of a landscape.
There are many steps to understand perspective with overlapping and depth.
This is only a workshop and not a project that requires a lot of materials.
Having coloured pencil crayons and a
This hands-on Turkey Ten Frame Game will help children practice counting skills using real objects.
Children will count the turkeys on each mat and count out the same number of Unifix cubes (or other counter) to place in the ten frame. They can then either write the numeral in the square with dry e
This elementary school counseling classroom guidance lesson reviews 5 ways students can be kind/nice to their peers using a pumpkin SPICE acronym! Review 5 components with a PowerPoint presentation and then play a movement-based game to practice including others, encouraging one another, and showing
This Fall Slide & Count activity will help your students learn one-to-one correspondence while counting these cute acorns.
This activity teaches children to touch each object as they count it. Children will place a Unifix cube (or other counter) on each arrow. As they count, they will slide th
This unit will be great to use during any of the fall months. It contains beautiful fall colors using leaves, pumpkins, sunflowers, and scarecrows! There is no clip-art based on Thanksgiving included in this unit.
**Please download the preview**
Harvesting Compound Words
Students will match up p
Graphing activities are great for comparing numbers, collecting data, and counting! These 8 graphing activities will give your students the opportunity to practice their skills throughout the entire Autumn season! Fall, Halloween,and Thanksgiving graphing activities are included!
Common Core Aligned!
This mini unit includes:
1. Fall Activity Page: discussing months, temperature and weather
2. Drawing Page: What you can do in fall, can't do in fall and wear in fall
3. Fall Circle Map
4. Fall Tree Map
5. Fall Writing Page
6/7. 2 Fall Sorting Activities (Sorting pictures for s
November Calendar Activities with FREE yearly updates!!!
Free updates for this functional language product! This is a great 4 pack of November calendar activities for language skills. I receive so much postivite feedback from these monthly language activities which incorporate the skills of follow
Sous la pluie
Voici un projet parfait pour les jours de pluie ! Essayer une technique originale: du dripping, à la manière de Marc Allante.
Révision des catégories de couleurs.
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This activity goes great with a class wide apple taste testing day for the students to determine if they prefer red, green, or yellow apples!
This activity covers graphing, reading and interpreting graph information, and tally marks. Students taste apples, choose their favorite, and then can either
Save 20% by purchasing the Tackling Topic Sentences BUNDLE
Are you in need of something to help you teach your students to build stronger topic sentences? This pack provides you with fun, engaging activities to introduce your students to identifying a topic and how to write a topic
This 5 lesson unit uses The Legend of Spookley the Square Pumpkin book to teach bully prevention topics such as empathy skills, recognizing, reporting, and refusing bullying behavior. This unit is the perfect way to explore these topics in a fun and age appropriate way. It is a great resource for cl
This easy to use worksheet is a great way to assess sequencing at the beginning of the school year. Students will look at the four pictures (seeds, sprout, apple blossoms, apple tree), cut each picture out, and glue it in the coordinating numbered spots.
Easy to implement in any apple themed curri
Fall into this great freebie!
From You Can't Teach Kids You Don't Know comes this great activity!
*Just Like Me Bingo~This interactive bingo game is a great way for your students to get to know each other while practicing their speaking and listening skills.
From How Do You Like Them Apples? co
This Unit Includes different apple & pumpkin themed math activities & games:
-Count by 10’s using pumpkin counters.
-Count the room spelling “Pumpkin”. Focus is on counting sets greater than 10 in scattered sets.
-Roll and cover pumpkin numbers.
-Apple numbers 1-20. Focus is creating a n