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Each of 24 inference cards features a short passage with a text-dependent question. Students must not only infer, but also justify their responses. Perfect for test prep. Use orally in small groups, or individually as a writing assignment at a
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Each of these Main Idea cards features a short informational text (nonfiction) passage to help your students master this challenging reading strategy. The 48 cards are divided into two sets of 24 cards each for differentiated learning. The
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Use these 16 short story cards to help your students infer the theme of a story. There are three different answer sheets so that you can differentiate as needed: multiple choice, short answer, and half and half. There are also answer keys for each
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This daily, scaffolded approach to paragraph writing is perfect to help get your students writing good, solid, detailed paragraphs. Students will write one paragraph weekly, focusing on the organization and format of the paragraph itself. There
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Each of these 24 Task Cards features a short, nonfiction paragraph. Students are challenged to summarize the paragraph in just twelve words or less. By presenting only one paragraph at a time, the often overwhelming task of summarizing becomes much
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Comparing and contrasting is a challenging reading skill. Each of these 24 cards features a short passage along with two text-dependent questions. To add more rigor, several of the cards may also require some inference for full understanding. Each
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This Reading Comprehension Fan resource contains over 100 comprehension strategy questions and reader response prompts to use for comprehension checks or reading response questions after reading ANY text. They can be used for guided reading
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These 30 ready-to-use figurative language worksheets are perfect for learning to identify and write seven common types of figurative language: simile, metaphor, idioms, hyperbole, personification, onomatopoeia, and alliteration. Each type of
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Use these 24 cards to help your students identify cause and effect relationships in text. Each card features a short passage and asks students to identify both a cause and an effect from the text. Great for test prep or as extra practice for your
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Nonfiction Text Features Task Cards for Informational Text & Close Reading! Use these 24 Nonfiction Text Feature Task Cards as a supplemental activity to increase your students' understanding and to help them to use nonfiction (informational
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Here are 32 short passage cards to help students identify different types of informational text structures. Five text structures are used: description, sequence (sometime called chronological), compare and contrast, cause and effect, and problem
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Word Work activities that work for any vocabulary words. It can be so hard to find appropriate, challenging word work for big kids in the intermediate grades... These activities are perfect word work for big kids to use with Daily 5 or in literacy
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Engage your students in understanding the difference between the main idea of a story and the theme of a story with these 16 unique, DIFFERENTIATED task cards! The cards include 16 original stories. Set #1 includes a prompt card encouraging
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Perfect for your informational text structure study, these differentiated information text structure task cards contain 48 engaging and informative paragraphs. You can choose to use the 16 half-page task cards with one main topic and three
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32 half-page informational text task cards with 4 comprehension questions and tasks on EACH card for a total of 128 informational text questions! Engage your students in meaningful practice and review key reading skills associated with
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There are so many ways to use these 64 Common Core Aligned Literature Response Cards! Here are some suggestions: -Use in conjunction with close reading. Use as writing prompts for reading journals. -Require students to complete a certain number of
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Use these 27 Figurative Language Task for ELA enrichment. Seven types of figurative language are included: simile, metaphor, idiom, hyperbole, personification, onomatopoeia, and alliteration. The tasks on these cards are designed to be done without
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****This kit is now available as part of a money-saving BUNDLE! Check it out here (Click on the title): Save With A Bundle: Author's Purpose - All About PIE and Reader's Tool Box Updated to include a fourth optional poster for Explain. See
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Place a basket of books, short reading selection, poem or content area textbook along with these cards and you have an instant Word Work Center! This center includes FORTY activity cards. Choose to display only cards that are relevant to the
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Reading log without parent signatures! This eleven page Language Arts document allows the students to think about their nightly reading and respond in a meaningful way. No more "mom sign this" Reading Log. Students use comprehension strategies
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Paragraph writing activities and Writing Prompts for the Entire Year! Paragraph of the Week, a paragraph writing resource, will provide your students with LOTS of practice opportunities in writing well-organized paragraphs in a fun and enjoyable
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*Note* As of 12/10/2015, an additional Comprehension Companion Add-On Kit is available that aligns to this product. Sold separately HERE. **Note: This individual product is now available in this BUNDLE.** Have you been told that you must "do"
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32 half-page fiction task cards with 4 comprehension questions and tasks on EACH card for a total of 128 comprehension questions! Engage your students in meaningful practice and review key reading skills associated with comprehending fiction
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BEST SELLING ITEM ON TPT!! **UPDATED ON 7/25/15** PLEASE NOTE NEW PRODUCT FEATURES: Table of Contents were added to files 4 title options in 2 font choices - black and white AND color options Pages numbered in the Writing Companion file This is a
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Boggle Task Cards! Use these 24 Boggle cards at a literacy center to help students improve letter pattern recognition skills, spelling, and vocabulary. This version of the game is meant to be played individually, ideally without a time limit.
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16 half-page informational text task cards with three prompts on each card to help your students practice summarizing, paraphrasing, and quoting nonfiction texts! Have you students complete all three prompts to learn and easily see the difference
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***One of TpT's Top 100 Selling Items*** This product now comes with one FREE Weekly Reading Record in the Preview...on me! I hope it's helpful to you :) ***JUST ADDED TWO NEW READING RECORDS - 12/15*** EVERY PAGE IS EDITABLE!!!!! There are now
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Reading Strategies Task Cards - 24 FREE Paragraph Cards Use this set of free reading strategy task cards to help your students practice these important skills. Students can answer on notebook paper and use the included recording sheet to keep track
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16 sets of paired passages (32 informational passages total) to help students analyze firsthand and secondhand accounts of the same event. Each set of paired passages includes a firsthand account as well as a secondhand account. This product also
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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
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UPDATED 7/20/16: Bloom Boxes are now added! These fit the Target Dollar Spot Adhesive Labels and are perfect for guiding better group discussions! Want to up the rigor in your classroom and get your students answering those higher order thinking
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A HUGE (discounted) bundle of 128 Fluency Task Cards with varied sentence types to help your students practice their oral reading fluency! Perfect small group, whole group, or independent center fluency activity. A combination bundle of my 4
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16 sets of paired passages (32 informational passages total) to help students compare texts on the same topic or event. Each card includes two passages with an overall main idea and also an individual focus to each passage. This product also
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This Story Elements Question Fan resource contains over 90 questions and reader response prompts to use for comprehension checks during the study of story elements. They can be used for reader response prompts, literature circles, guided reading
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Whole class writing journals are a great addition to your classroom or writing center that will keep your students engaged! This file contains printables to create 10 different class writing journals. Each journal has a different topic and a handy
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SPELLING ACTIVITIES Spelling Activities for Any Word List is a collection of NOW EDITABLE printables designed to save teachers time while providing students with differentiated tasks. These no prep spelling printables can be used as a center,
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These 32 short passage cards are perfect for reinforcing generalization skills. They are meant to be used as supplementary reading strategy materials after you have introduced the concept. Students can use these cards individually at a center or
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Use these 32 multiple choice task cards to reinforce common multiple meaning words (homographs). Each of the featured words appears on two cards. For example, the word "duck" appears on card #1 as the waterfowl and again on card #17 as the verb, to
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Attn: Click here to get Shades of Meaning Volume 2 - NOW AVAILABLE. I created this 21st century vocabulary center to give my students a meaningful opportunity to work independently with others in a cooperative, collaborative and critical thinking
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These 32 context clue task cards will help your students to better understand what they read and to improve their vocabularies. Great for test prep too! Students can use these cards individually at a center or they could also test each other in
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An engaging set of set character traits task cards to help teach, reinforce, and enrich your unit on character traits and inferring character traits! { Match Up Activity to Infer Character Traits } Included: 16 half-page character inference cards
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Literal Vs. Inferential Comprehension Use these 18 half page task cards to help your students understand the difference between literal and inferential questions. Each card includes a high interest passage and 4 questions, which students identify
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Here is everything you need for a differentiated spelling program (except the words!) This download includes two sets of 42 printables - one for 16 words and one for 20 words. The bulk of this packet is made up of 42 ready-to-use spelling
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Use these 24 task cards to help your students explore cause and effect more deeply by generating cause and effect relationships. Each card relates an event in a single sentence and asks students to come up with both a possible cause and an effect
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Use these 24 task cards to help your students practice the making connections reading strategy. The cards are divided into three sets of eight, one for each of the three types of connection (text to self, text to text, and text to world). Because
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This resource is everything you need to implement rigorous close reading that aligns with the Common Core anchor standards. All you need to do is add text! If you are wanting to purchase passages written specifically for common core, click here and
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These are my original letterbox fonts! Do you like to make resources with elkonian boxes and letterboxes? These 8 fonts may be just what you need! These 8 fonts will allow you to type the words that you want to appear as boxes for students to
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This Work on Writing Folder Kit is ready for you to print on either white paper or sticker paper (for easy application). Once they are printed you may paste them onto 2 manila folders. Make about 6 folders for your class, so your students can use
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These 24 inference cards each feature a short passage and two text-dpendent questions. They are perfect for helping your students master this difficult but important reading strategy. Use them orally in small groups, or individually as a writing
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Reading activities for Nonfiction and Fiction Standards. These activities are perfect for Literacy Centers and Guided Reading. These reading activities are more than just graphic organizers. Simply pair any of these reading activity sheets with a
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Parts of Speech Mystery Pictures - December Set 1 **YOU ASKED FOR IT- NOW YOU HAVE IT!** Get ready for some holiday fun with my Parts of Speech Mystery Pictures DECEMBER SET #1. Finally, mystery pictures for the older kids. Each of the four
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A set of 32 character traits task cards that require students to use context clues and inference to fill in the appropriate character trait. Each card contains clues about a character and a blank that students must fill in to describe the
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