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Compare and Contrast a news article and a news video on the same topic. Planning form to use individually or with a group. ELA Standards Grade 4 RI6, Grade 4 RI5
This is a three page comprehension template addressing the common core reading standards for first grade informational text; Key Ideas and Details. The emphasis is on identifying key details and making connections between them. Common Core: ELA: RI.1.1-3
Writing and Reading forms for identifying the theme of fictional or informational text. CCSS: R.6.2.1, W.6.2.1, RL.7.2.1, W.7.2.1 RL.8.2.1, W.8.2.1
Introduction to Indentifying the Theme of fictional or informational text. Students brainstorm information they would like to read or write about. May be used as a group activity. CCSS, RL.2.2, RL.3.2-2, W.3.2,W.2.2
This is a 3 page template addressing the common core reading standards for first grade informational text; integration of knowledge and ideas. The emphasis is on integrating illustrations with text, to identify key ideas. Students must also identify the author's purpose and reasoning. Students must further compare two texts on the same topic. Common Core: ELA: RI.1.7-9
This is a 3 page template for writing a personal narrative. It addresses the common core standards and includes a planning page as well as a student checklist. CC: ELA: W.4, 5.3
Use this printable to go along with any reading comprehension. Asks student's about the main topic, key ideas and details, as well as, who, what, where, why and when? CCSS RI 2.1
These documents can be used for any fictional book. May be used in small groups, teaching a lesson and a homework assignment. CC: ELA: RL.1.2, RL.2
Here is a non-fiction book report template perfect for reading month. It addresses the Common Core curriculum for Informational text, Key Ideas and Details 1-3. CC: ELA: RI.1-3:1
Reading comprehension for the Hindu holiday Diwali, Festival of Lights. Suited for elementary. Compare and Contrast chart included. Common Core: ELA RI.39, ELA RI2.9
A very full twenty page unit, which can be used as a whole or in parts. Each act of the play is summarized in simple language; the most famous quotes ("Alas, poor Yorick!") are listed and explained; the story is related to its historical setting ("What is the Ptolemaic system?") and to modern times ("Label the map of Europe"); plus comprehension, vocabulary, and essay questions. Common Core: ELA: RI.5.1-3
Meredith and Alexis both play sports, but their styles and attitudes couldn't be more different. Compare the two girls and the adults in their lives using charts and outlines. A good character education lesson. Common Core: ELA: Reading Literature: RL.5.3
Updated: Seven pages of reference facts for: conjunctions, interjections, proofreader's marks, parts of speech, sentence type, capitalization, punctuation (closing punctuation, comma rules, apostrophes), correcting common errors, and more! Common Core: ELA: Writing:W.6.5, W.7.5, W.8.5
Rosa and Thomas both have ideas about peer pressure and bravery, but they have different ways of responding. Compare the two stories using charts; answer short questions; make predictions about the future. A good character education lesson. Common Core: ELA: Reading Literature: RL.5.3
Paragraph and essay writing assignment for middle school, junior high and high school students. This activity helps students compare and contrast similar invertebrates found in the same biome. Check out Invertebrates of the Animal Kingdom PowerPoint presentation found in the Living on Planet Earth Series. ELA Standards RI7 RI8 RI9
Two-page form for finding the main idea. Students reread the text to find supporting text for the main idea. Common Core: ELA: RI.3.1, RI.3.2
A fun interactive that reinforces decoding skills, syllable recognition, blending, reading and spelling. Students count how many syllables in the word, then touch the numbered leaf to reveal the answer. CC: ELA: RF.2.3c, RF.3.3c
This rubric is aligned with the CC Writing Standards; Opinion/Persuasive Writing for second grade. Use this with your writing assignments and assessments or utilize one of our common core opinion/persuasive writing templates.
This rubric is aligned with the Common Core Writing Standards; Informative/Explanatory writing for grade 4. Use this with any of your writing assignments and assessments.
This rubric is aligned with the Common Core Writing Standards; Informative/Explanatory writing for grade 1. Use this with any of your assignments and assessments.
This rubric is aligned with the Common Core Writing Standards; Informative/Explanatory writing for grade 2. Use this with any of your writing assignments and assessments.
Here is a non-fiction book report template perfect for reading month. It addresses the Common Core curriculum for Informational text, Key Ideas and Details. CC: ELA: RI.4-5:1-3
This choice board activity aligns with Informational Key Ideas and Details of the Common Core for 5th grade. Students choose 3 activities on a tic-tac-toe board to complete this report. Templates included for various activities.
Peter Pan packet includes writing topics to describe the book. Compare and contrast the movie to the book. Fiction vs. Non-Fiction, and Realistic vs. Non, etc..Use as a packet, or individual pages for the classroom.