This unit was created for use with 1st grade Gifted Students. It can also be tailored to use with 2nd grade. It cover's comprehension skills found in the Scott Foresman Reading Street Series (Unit's 2 & 3) for Grade 1. I hope this helps you out!!
This activity has 2 short passages. The student must read the passage, choose the Author's Purpose, & then write how they know which Author's Purpose it is! This was used in 1st grade as an extension activity after teaching the skill.
This is specifically a vocabulary based packet for the story, Frindle. It's broken down into four sections (chapters 1-4, 5-8, 9-12, & 12-15). For each section there are 5 vocab words & 4 different activities the student's will do with the
UPDATE: This has been updated. I have taken out the section directions & added a few questions.
This packet is meant to be used in conjunction with literature circles. The students would read each section assigned to them and then meet with
This was used for a 3rd grade gifted cluster at the end of the school year. It's jam packed with TDQ's & higher level vocabulary. You're kids are bound to love it. PLEASE NOTE: The 2 character pages that are referred to at the end of the packet
This packet goes along with my Frindle Vocabulary packet. The story is broken into 4 sections (ch. 1-4, 5-8, 9-12, & 13-15). There are about 5-6 questions per section. These questions are higher order thinking questions and are guaranteed to get
This extension activity was used as an extension activity for vocabulary words with the /o/ in them. There are two worksheets. One is a word scramble and one is a fill in the blank to complete the word. This can be paired with the Scott Foresman
This is a general literature packet that can be used for any book. You would have to change the cover page to show whatever book you would be using it with. The comprehension skills incorporated in this packet follow the Scott Foresman Reading
This packet was created to be used in conjunction with literature circles. It is geared for a 1st grade gifted cluster. The book is broken down into 3 sections (we did a section per week). There is a schedule for each new section in the packet so