Word choice can be tricky for kids, but it's imperative that they learn how to use clues in the text to figure out what words and phrases mean. Make that practice fun with this set of task cards filled with fun cartoons and compelling text. Perfect for both Common Core Classrooms and Classrooms using their own state standards.
This resource is interactive, self-grading, and paperless with your Google classroom, and/or on any SmartBoard, computer or tablet. Be sure to try out the playable preview to see how easy and engaging Boom Cards are for students.
To see the playable preview, just click the preview button. It will download as a PowerPoint slide with a clickable link to the preview.
Addresses the following Common Core Standards:
When you purchase, you will download a PowerPoint slide with the clickable link to your resource. This download slide can be stored on Google Drive, on wherever you prefer to store your purchased resources. Putting this link on PowerPoint Show allows teachers to directly link to the resource quickly.
If you are not familiar with Boom Cards, you are going to be very impressed. The boom cards you have purchased will always be available to you. The site also offers teachers the ability to track student progress (free for three months), After that if you like this feature, it is as low as $9.00 a year as of this writing.
Note from the Boom Card site:
Boom Cards live in the cloud. They can't be printed. They play on most modern browsers, Android, iPads, iPhones, and Kindle Fires. You open a Boom Learning account to play them (to protect the children). Create Fast Play pins to assign your Boom Cards to students.
Boom Learning also has premium accounts. Premium accounts offer advanced assignment tools, individual and whole class performance tracking, and more. If you are a new Boom Learning customer, when you redeem your Boom Cards purchase you get 90-day free trial of a premium account. When your trial ends, you can renew or move to a free account. You may upgrade, downgrade or cancel at any time. Free accounts use purchased Boom Cards with Fast Play pins.
Credits for this resource:
Ron Leishman Digital ToonageFrom the Pond
About this Teacher Author
National Board Certified Teacher (2001-2011), Masters in Curriculum, Gifted Certified, Cobb County Elementary Teacher of the Year, Addison Elementary Teacher of the Year, Bullard Elementary Teacher of the Year, Atlanta Journal and Constitution Honor Teacher finalist ($5000 award), District 3 Georgia Science Teacher of the Year, Author of seven books published by The Child's World Press, Wrote online k-12 social studies and language arts curriculum for Coca Cola, curriculum writer for CNN, curriculum writer for American Legacy Publishers 2009-2014, 25 years teaching experience in grades 1st-4th.
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