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Compare and Contrast Myths
Compare and Contrast Myths
Worksheet
Compare and Contrast Myths
Introduce your students to two myths from different cultures.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Reading for Fluency: The Golden Bird
Reading for Fluency: The Golden Bird
Worksheet
Reading for Fluency: The Golden Bird
Children work on reading fluency and comprehension with this excerpt from the Grimm Brothers' "The Golden Bird."
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Crafting a Thesis Statement: Literary Essay Writing
Crafting a Thesis Statement: Literary Essay Writing
Worksheet
Crafting a Thesis Statement: Literary Essay Writing
This activity will afford your fourth graders the chance to think about the claim they want to make in their literary essays and give them practice writing an intro paragraph.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Read & Find Root Words #1
Read & Find Root Words #1
Worksheet
Read & Find Root Words #1
Use this short story to help your students practice identifying the root words "son" and "sect" in context.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Amendments Quiz
Amendments Quiz
Worksheet
Amendments Quiz
Children put their knowledge of the U.S. Constitution to the test with this simple quiz!
5th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Men of Myth
Men of Myth
Workbook
Men of Myth
This workbook takes a snapshot of select heroes from Norse and Irish-Celtic stories: Thor and Cu Chullain. Their exciting deeds give kids noteworthy reading, writing and critical thinking practice.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Workbook
Basketball: Nonfiction Text
Basketball: Nonfiction Text
Worksheet
Basketball: Nonfiction Text
This sample nonfiction text about basketball helps students to explore author's point of view.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Close Reading Checklist
Close Reading Checklist
Worksheet
Close Reading Checklist
Help students practice close reading of fiction or nonfiction texts with this detailed checklist.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Making Comparisons with a Venn Diagram: Bessie Coleman and Mae Jemison
Making Comparisons with a Venn Diagram: Bessie Coleman and Mae Jemison
Worksheet
Making Comparisons with a Venn Diagram: Bessie Coleman and Mae Jemison
Students read short biographies of pilot Bessie Coleman and astronaut Mae Jemison, each a pioneer in her field. They then practice using a Venn diagram to compare the lives and accomplishments of each woman.
5th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Reading Comprehension: The Prince and the Pauper
Reading Comprehension: The Prince and the Pauper
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Reading Comprehension: The Prince and the Pauper
Beginning readers, enjoy this passage from Twain's classic "The Prince and the Pauper" and then complete some vocabulary and comprehension questions.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Compare and Contrast Fictional Stories: Persephone
Compare and Contrast Fictional Stories: Persephone
Worksheet
Compare and Contrast Fictional Stories: Persephone
This worksheet gives kids the opportunity to compare and contrast two different versions of the Greek myth of Persephone.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
The Selma to Montgomery March
The Selma to Montgomery March
Worksheet
The Selma to Montgomery March
Learn more about marches for freedom during the civil rights movement with the worksheet The Selma to Montgomery March.
5th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Norse Myths: Sif's Golden Hair
Norse Myths: Sif's Golden Hair
Worksheet
Norse Myths: Sif's Golden Hair
Read this famous Norse myth starring Sif and Loki and find out how mythology shapes our understanding of the world around us.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Comparing Two Nonfiction Texts: We Need Clean Water
Comparing Two Nonfiction Texts: We Need Clean Water
Worksheet
Comparing Two Nonfiction Texts: We Need Clean Water
Use this resource with your students to practice comparing and contrasting key points and details between two texts on the same topic. When integrating information from two texts on the same topic, your students’ knowledge will grow exponentially.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
The Trojan Horse
The Trojan Horse
Worksheet
The Trojan Horse
Engage in some sneaky warfare with the tale of the Trojan Horse, one of the most legendary Greek myths ever told.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Reading: The Wind in the Willows
Reading: The Wind in the Willows
Worksheet
Reading: The Wind in the Willows
Embark on an adventure through the woods with the Mole, in this excerpt from Kenneth Grahame's charming book, The Wind in the Willows.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
History of Television
History of Television
Worksheet
History of Television
Ever wonder how the plasma TV came to be? Read a brief history of the television with this ode to inventors.
5th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
The Star, Mae Jemison
The Star, Mae Jemison
Worksheet
The Star, Mae Jemison
Use the worksheet The Star: Mae Jemison to help learners understand the format of biographies while reading more about an important African American figure.
5th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Reading for Fluency: The Jungle Book
Reading for Fluency: The Jungle Book
Worksheet
Reading for Fluency: The Jungle Book
Children work on reading fluency and comprehension with this excerpt from Rudyard Kipling's The Jungle Book.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Civil Rights: The Later Years of the Movement
Civil Rights: The Later Years of the Movement
Worksheet
Civil Rights: The Later Years of the Movement
The Civil Rights Movement: The Later Years worksheet, children read about the issues that emerged later in the movement.
5th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Historical Heroes: Eleanor Roosevelt
Historical Heroes: Eleanor Roosevelt
Worksheet
Historical Heroes: Eleanor Roosevelt
Learn about Eleanor Roosevelt, the groundbreaking first lady known for her humanitarian work and for being the first U.S.delegate to the United Nations in 1942.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Reading Response Log
Reading Response Log
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Reading Response Log
Children practice summarizing and reflecting more deeply about the books they read by answering four thought-provoking questions.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Nikola Tesla: Inventor and Engineer
Nikola Tesla: Inventor and Engineer
Worksheet
Nikola Tesla: Inventor and Engineer
In this nonfiction biography, learn how Nikola Tesla invented key technologies that are still used today.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Biography: Booker T. Washington
Biography: Booker T. Washington
Worksheet
Biography: Booker T. Washington
In this biography worksheet, children read a passage about Booker T. Washington's life, then follow a series of thoughtful prompts to reflect on what they have learned.
5th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Hyperboles in History
Hyperboles in History
Worksheet
Hyperboles in History
Students will learn about the history of hyperbole in literature and politics.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet