This sheet is a great way to help students learn and practice how to give an ACE response to short constructed response test items on the PARCC or Georgia Milestones assessment. The acronym is...
A- Answer the question by restating the the
A SUPER fun way to review Reading vocabulary to prepare for state testing! Students review vocabulary found in the common core standards by locating words to match with their definitions. Engaging, motivating and a huge confidence booster right
This engaging simile and metaphor practice activity begins with a teacher guided activity and then allows students to practice creating their own similes/metaphors. It allows for student creativity and is very entertaining to the class when
This task is an excellent way to check mastery of the parts of speech, sentence construction and punctuation. The projects includes the task, directions, student guidelines and a rubric for scoring. This is an excellent activity to assess
We begin each nine weeks with this type of chart. We preview the upcoming standards to set student expectations learning. We unpack the standard and students make a list of skills they are expected to master during the nine weeks. The second part
English Language Arts, Reading, Informational Text
4th, 5th, 6th
Unit Plans, Assessment, For Principals & Administrators
This engaging anchor keeps students focused on the introduction of finding volume of rectangular prisms. The student copy has space for students to fill in the blank as you discuss each topic. The anchor begins with finding area then relating that
This chart is great for individual students who struggle with fluency. Students will be able to meet with their teacher after the first fluency benchmark assessment of the year, set goals, and record intervention data as they practice fluency
This graphic organizer is a MUST when you are reading novels in a classroom. It helps students remember the major and minor characters of a novels by recording them as they appear in the book. It also allows them to write a short description of who
This project sheet allows students to explore Informational text features using textbooks or other non-fiction books and to create a final projects that demonstrates their ability to identify and use the various features. Very enjoyable for the
Reading, Reading Strategies, Informational Text
3rd, 4th, 5th
Activities, Cooperative Learning, Nonfiction Book Study
Use this anchor chart as an instructional tool to introduce the standard and the meanings of similes and metaphors. Great for adding to interactive notebooks or for teacher use on smartboard for students to view.
This anchor chart is an EXCELLENT way to introduce how to model decimal multiplication. It takes your students through the basic step by step process how to model decimal multiplication and is a helpful tool to keep in a student's binder.
Study Guides, Graphic Organizers, Scaffolded Notes