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1st grade
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Read/Guess/Check
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Read/Guess/Check
Even fluent readers sometimes come across words they can’t decode. In this worksheet, students practice using pictures and context cues to figure out unknown words.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Figuring Out Tricky Words
Figuring Out Tricky Words
Lesson Plan
Figuring Out Tricky Words
Get ready to teach students strategies for understanding new words! Students will practice strategies to read new words in nonfiction books. This lesson can be used alone or with the New Words, New Ideas: Reading Nonfiction lesson plan.
1st grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Learning About Maria Tallchief
Learning About Maria Tallchief
Lesson Plan
Learning About Maria Tallchief
This engaging lesson plan provides students with an opportunity to learn all about America's prima ballerina, Maria Tallchief.
1st grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Vocabulary Backpack
Vocabulary Backpack
Worksheet
Vocabulary Backpack
The words you learn from reading can go with you wherever you go! As students read nonfiction books, have them add the new words they learn — along with their definitions — to this vocabulary backpack!
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Glossary: Describing the World Using Sensory Language
Glossary: Describing the World Using Sensory Language
Worksheet
Glossary: Describing the World Using Sensory Language
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson Plan: Describing the World Using Sensory Language.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Researching Black Inventors
Researching Black Inventors
Lesson Plan
Researching Black Inventors
Inventors and their novel inventions are always a thrilling topic! In the lesson Researching Black Inventors, first graders and second graders are encouraged to research the rich history of African American inventors. This engaging lesson plan provides students with an opportunity to learn all about inventors they find interesting and the impact those inventors have on the world. Perfect for Black History Month, this learning activity highlights informational writing skills and helps build students' vocabulary.
1st grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Picture Dictionary
Picture Dictionary
Worksheet
Picture Dictionary
Help your students learn new vocabulary by creating their own picture dictionaries! Students will quickly master their new words with this handy chart that has them logging the word, a picture, a definition, and a sentence that puts the word into context.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Silly Compound Words
Silly Compound Words
Worksheet
Silly Compound Words
This funny activity will get your students—and you—giggling! Help your first graders develop their understanding of compound words by having them make up their own silly words and draw illustrations to match.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Tell About the Transitions
Tell About the Transitions
Worksheet
Tell About the Transitions
A lot can happen in a day! Transition words can help us organize our thoughts into a sequential story. Use this activity to teach students the importance of transition words as they tell about their day...all with the help of sentence frames!
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Learning New Vocabulary
Vocabulary Cards: Learning New Vocabulary
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Learning New Vocabulary
Use these vocabulary cards with the EL Support Lesson: Learning New Vocabulary.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Vocabulary is the Key!
Vocabulary is the Key!
Worksheet
Vocabulary is the Key!
When reading nonfiction books, it’s important to understand the meaning of related vocabulary words. In this activity, students identify sentences that include key vocabulary. When they're done they'll hold the key to reading success!
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Reading Check-in
Reading Check-in
Worksheet
Reading Check-in
It’s easy to get caught up in the excitement of learning how to read. This worksheet has students slow down and reflect on what they’ve learned, as well as what they’d like to work on next.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Glossary: Learning New Vocabulary
Glossary: Learning New Vocabulary
Worksheet
Glossary: Learning New Vocabulary
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson: Learning New Vocabulary.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Use Your Senses
Use Your Senses
Worksheet
Use Your Senses
Encourage students to add sensory details to their writing with this fun worksheet.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Glossary: Words that Sound the Same
Glossary: Words that Sound the Same
Worksheet
Glossary: Words that Sound the Same
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson Plan: Words that Sound the Same.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Who Was Dorothy Pitman Hughes?
Who Was Dorothy Pitman Hughes?
Lesson Plan
Who Was Dorothy Pitman Hughes?
This lesson plan teaches students about Dorothy Pitman Hughes, a black human rights activist, feminist, and child-care advocate. First, students will read a short passage, and then they will answer questions about important details from the text. Created for first graders and second graders, this engaging lesson helps build students' vocabulary and informational writing skills.
1st grade
Math
Lesson Plan
New Nonfiction Words Bookmark
New Nonfiction Words Bookmark
Worksheet
New Nonfiction Words Bookmark
Have your students record new words they come across on this bookmark and jot down what they think they mean.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Researching Female Inventors
Researching Female Inventors
Lesson Plan
Researching Female Inventors
This engaging lesson plan provides first and second grade students with an opportunity to learn all about female inventors.
1st grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Vocabulary Cards: Describing the World Using Sensory Language
Vocabulary Cards: Describing the World Using Sensory Language
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Describing the World Using Sensory Language
Use these vocabulary cards with the EL Support Lesson Plan: Describing the World Using Sensory Language
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Words that Sound the Same
Vocabulary Cards: Words that Sound the Same
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Words that Sound the Same
Use these vocabulary cards with the EL Support Lesson Plan: Words that Sound the Same.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Digging Deep into Purpose and Vocabulary
Digging Deep into Purpose and Vocabulary
Worksheet
Digging Deep into Purpose and Vocabulary
This reading worksheet highlights important vocabulary words and the main purpose of a text.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
These Words are Breaking Up
These Words are Breaking Up
Worksheet
These Words are Breaking Up
Get ready to fine tune your reading skills with a new tool! Breaking unknown words up into smaller chunks can make them easier to read. This worksheet will help early readers figure out tricky words by splitting them up into manageable pieces.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Unknown Word Family Trees
Unknown Word Family Trees
Worksheet
Unknown Word Family Trees
Even fluent readers come across words they can’t decode, which is why you can never have too many tools in your reading toolbox! In this worksheet, students learn to use their knowledge of word families to figure out unknown words.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Glossary: Figuring Out Tricky Words
Glossary: Figuring Out Tricky Words
Worksheet
Glossary: Figuring Out Tricky Words
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson Plan: Figuring Out Tricky Words.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Figuring Out Tricky Words
Vocabulary Cards: Figuring Out Tricky Words
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Figuring Out Tricky Words
Use these vocabulary cards with the EL Support Lesson Plan: Figuring Out Tricky Words.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet