These 53 pages are packed with great, fun, engaging, common core aligned activities, vocabulary puzzles, ready-made anchor charts, student response sheets, and much more!
This packet includes:
*Apple fiction and nonfiction sort: Anchor chart idea and materials. Cards, sorting baskets, and answer sheet.
*Apple scramble literacy center: 5 activity pages for students to build words related to the month of September and write sentences.
*Apple Acrostic poem craftivity.
*Rotting Apple Science experiment: directions and background information + booklet following the scientific method.
*Apple fractions activity: Students will integrate art and learn the concept of half, third, and fourth using real apples.
*Apple vocabulary words the Marzano way: Vocabulary Puzzles + Frayer model graphic organizer booklet for vocabulary development.
*Apple pizzas "yum and write" activity.
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This product fully aligns with the following Common Core Standards:
Explain major differences between books that tell stories and books that give information, drawing on a wide reading of a range of text types.
Write informative/explanatory texts in which they name a topic, supply some facts about the topic, and provide some sense of closure.
Partition circles and rectangles into two and four equal shares, describe the shares using the words halves, fourths, and quarters, and use the phrases half of, fourth of, and quarter of. Describe the whole as two of, or four of the shares. Understand for these examples that decomposing into more equal shares creates smaller shares.
Describe the connection between two individuals, events, ideas, or pieces of information in a text
Know and apply grade-level phonics and word analysis skills in decoding words.
Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases based on grade 1 reading and content, choosing flexibly from an array of strategies.
Identify words and phrases in stories or poems that suggest feelings or appeal to the senses.
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