Activities include: 1) a narrative information cover sheet, 2) reading discussion questions (Reader's Notebook) and a personal response question (Writer's Notebook option), 3) sequencing sentence strips, 4) literary elements vocabulary cards, 5) a
Silly Sentence Scrambler is a fun grammar game that helps students learn the different parts of speech. Much like the game Rummy, students draw and discard different words until they create a complete sentence using the following parts of speech: 1)
Activities include: 1) a narrative introduction cover page, 2) close reading questions (Reader's Notebook) with a personal response question (Writer's Notebook option, 3) sequencing strips, 4) literary elements vocabulary flashcards, 5) a literary
Information includes: 1) reading fluency instructions 2) daily reading fluency goals 3) daily writing response goals and 4) a records chart.
The information is arranged so that the students can glue the instructions into their interactive
Students will have the opportunity to create their own book about the seasons. The activity includes an introduction about the earth's axis and how its tilt determines the seasons. It also comes with a fill-in-the blank activity sheet that
This mini unit enables students to identify and to explore their five senses. The students will interact with the text If You Were a Sense, which encourages them to choose their favorite sense and to justify their choice. Students will observe
This book introduces students to vocabulary (e.g. herbivore, carnivore, predator) that teaches basic concepts. It also includes supporting vocabulary (e.g. camouflage, herd) that introduces students to more advanced concepts and relationships.
The Lab Safety activity allows students to cut and paste titles, pictures, and descriptions to the inside of a lab coat. It is an excellent way to begin the year, introducing basic lab safety to elementary students. It is also helpful in
The cards include words, pictures, and definitions for vocabulary such as matter, states of matter, solid, liquid, gas, mass, volume, luster, texture, size, density, buoyancy, sink, float, evaporation, condensation, etc. It also includes measuring
This is a hands-on group of activities. The package includes an introductory article, moon phase card sort activities, and a card sort quiz that students can insert into their interactive Science notebook.
Students will have the opportunity to create their own weather forecast by transferring details from an information sheet to a map. Details include:
1. warm front
2. cold front
4. high and low air pressure