Your students will get plenty of inferencing practice with these 24 task cards. Each card features a short passage with a text-dependent question. Students will need to use clues within the text to infer their answers.
Perfect for test prep. Use orally in small groups, or individually as a writing
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 paragraphs on Set 1 begin with a topic sentence, which mak
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 answer sheet so that students can check their own wo
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 more manageable. In addition, the word count limit
2nd grade morning work pages / bell-ringers that spiral review the 2nd grade language arts and mathematics core standards. Includes practice with vowel patterns, vocabulary words, math facts, place value, and much, much, much more!
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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 card is focused either on people, places, events, or
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 text) resources more effectively. Each of these 24 cards includes a nonfiction text feature term, a short definition, and a writing ta
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 pairs. Another option is to use the cards with the whol
Each of these 32 Math Challenge Task Cards has a different multi-step math story problem. Students will use all four operations as they solve the problems. There are some that involve money, measurement, or elapsed time. Answers can all be expressed in whole numbers.
A student answer sheet is inclu
Want to know if your 2nd graders have mastered a certain math skill AND you want this information ASAP? This math unit came out of a need to assess my math groups and individual students. There are 40 (1-page) QUICK math assessments. To save paper and time, I printed this resource out, put each p
1st grade morning work pages that spiral review the 1st grade language arts and mathematics core standards. Includes practice with vowel patterns, vocabulary words, math facts, place value, and much, much, much more!
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An entire year's worth of reading fluency passages with comprehension! Each of the 40 original passages focuses on a particular sound. These were designed based on the sounds students learn in first grade but could be used for any grade. The passages get progressively harder.
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