As a fifth grade Reading teacher, I have my kids work on vocabulary they will need for the STAAR test. This first set is for the first six weeks, and I plan to add another set each six weeks. My kids have a glossary that they use to look words up. I
I made a set for the first six weeks of Vocabulary words/definitions my students need. This second set is for (obviously) the second six weeks, and what my students need. The set includes a Study sheet, key for teachers, Bingo for review, Blank
I have my students practice STAAR vocabulary at the end of every six weeks (during too, but we hit it hard at the end).
This set is for practicing Informational Text or Non-Fiction. Use it however suits your class, and change things if you need to.
Here are four projects to help kids that finish the regular classwork. My classes do not get graded on these, but as a teacher I must show in my lesson plans that my gifted and talented students worked on differentiated projects. I have students
As we read the first few chapters of Shiloh, I realized the great similes this author used. Many times in the past my students needed practice thinking about what was being compared in a simile. Hope you enjoy!