Here's a collection of seasonal, CCSS-aligned literacy activities that are perfect for fall. The focus of these activities is on language and foundational skills. I know my students always benefit from additional practice.
Fall words alphabetical order sheet
2 different parts of speech sorting worksheets (noun/verb/adjective and verb/adjective/adverb)
2-sided superlative adjective worksheet (-er and –est)
Superlative adjectives with most/more sorting activity: 8 sentence strips , 2 headings, two-sided recording sheet
Fall-themed collective nouns matching activity: 12 collective noun cards, 12 sentence cards with blanks, answer key
List of fall-themed collective nouns and related sentence/illustration worksheet
“Fun Collective Nouns” reference sheet
5 different long vowel sorts: For each long vowel sound there are 20 word cards to sort plus a recording sheet
Suffix sort: 20 cards plus recording sheet
Prefix sort: 20 word cards plus recording sheet
2nd and 3rd Grade Common Core State Standards Addressed:
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RF.2.3b Know spelling-sound correspondences for additional common vowel teams.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RF.2.3c Decode regularly spelled two-syllable words with long vowels.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RF.2.3d Decode words with common prefixes and suffixes
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RF.3.3c Decode multisyllable words
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.2.1a Use collective nouns (e.g., group).
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.3.1a Explain the function of nouns, pronouns, verbs, adjectives, and adverbs in general and their functions in particular sentences.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.3.1g Form and use comparative and superlative adjectives and adverbs, and choose between them depending on what is to be modified.
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