October-Themed Reading ELA Unit . This huge packet has 61pages of ELA goodness, with plenty of nonfiction informational passages, worksheets, poetry, center games and activities, and writing resources to get you through the month of October with ease and lots of fun!
The unit includes:
4 Informational Text Passages, Worksheets, and Answer Keys:
• Pizza- America’s Favorite Food (month of October)
• Fire Prevention Week and the Great Chicago Fire (Week of October 9)
• Candy Corn – A Unique Treat! (October 30)
• Trick or Treat! (October 31)
These passages are perfect for close-reads, ELA centers, independent work, or whole class instruction.
4 October-Themed Games and Activities, directions, and answer keys for Reading and ELA Centers:
• Fact or Opinion? Sorting Center
• Simile/Metaphor Tic Tac Toe Game
• Halloween Mix-Up Text Structure Cut and Paste
• Haunted Homonyms Matching Game
Poetry, Worksheets, and Answer Key:
• "Halloween Haunt” an original poem with focus on personification, alliteration, and comprehension.
• Acrostic Poetry - writing activity complete with guide sheet, writing sheet and illustration box.
• “My Costume Creation” (A How-To Writing prompt, prewriting graphic organizer, lined paper, and illustration page)
This packet is perfect for ease in planning Language Arts lessons. Students can work independently, in small groups, in learning centers, or as a whole class.
Your intermediate-level students will certainly enjoy Reading and ELA in the month of October with this themed unit!
Here is what some buyers had to say about this resource:
"I used this for the entire month in my stations. It kept students engaged and they learned a lot of neat facts about the month of October!"
"My class enjoyed these activities! Very engaging!"
"Awesome resource and practice for End of Year testing. Passages are attention grabbing."
"I will be gone from school for the entire month of October 2015. This makes my planning for a sub much easier."
"Every reading rolled into the next perfectly.. there were so many activities in this packet, that I couldn't even get through them all! Well worth the price thank you!"
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You can find each of the Monthly Reading/ELA Units here:
September Reading/ELA Unit
November Reading/ELA Unit
December Reading and ELA Unit
January Reading/ELA Unit
February Reading/ELA Unit
March Reading/ELA Unit
April Reading/ELA Unit
May Reading/ELA Unit
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