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1st grade
Summarizing Fiction Texts
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Play It Again
Play It Again
Lesson Plan
Play It Again
Merging art, creativity, and literature, this lesson is sure to be a crowd favorite. Students will practice their puppetry as they create plays to retell stories in this drama-filled lesson.
1st grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Ready, Set, Retell
Ready, Set, Retell
Worksheet
Ready, Set, Retell
Engage reluctant readers with this fun video game-themed worksheet! Students will share what happened at each point in the book as they advance through each level of the retell game.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Craft Stick Story Elements
Craft Stick Story Elements
Lesson Plan
Craft Stick Story Elements
This comprehensive overview of story elements will definitely leave students with a better understanding of author's purpose, character traits, sequence, and main idea. It features the acclaimed Leo the Late Bloomer by Robert Kraus.
1st grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Vocabulary Cards: Learn Story Elements
Vocabulary Cards: Learn Story Elements
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Learn Story Elements
Use these vocabulary cards with the EL Support Lesson Plan: Learn Story Elements.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Draw Beginning, Middle, and End
Vocabulary Cards: Draw Beginning, Middle, and End
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Draw Beginning, Middle, and End
Use these vocabulary cards with the EL Support Lesson Plan: Draw Beginning, Middle, and End.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Tell Me Everything
Tell Me Everything
Worksheet
Tell Me Everything
Who doesn't love sharing about a good book? Your students will love writing and drawing about their books in this reading comprehension activity. After students read independently, have them share about what they read using this fun worksheet.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
(Re) Tell About It
(Re) Tell About It
Worksheet
(Re) Tell About It
This engaging activity helps students practice retelling stories by recounting the details of a favorite story, movie, or TV show. Students are asked to write a paragraph about the beginning, middle, and end of the story, as well as illustrate one of the
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Retell Sentence Frames
Retell Sentence Frames
Worksheet
Retell Sentence Frames
Support students to construct summaries of informational books by using the sentence frames on this handy worksheet. Your students will get useful practice retelling what they've learned from their nonfiction reading.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Recommended By Me!
Recommended By Me!
Worksheet
Recommended By Me!
Teach kids the art of book recommendations with this fill-in-the-blank worksheet.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Tell Me About Your Favorite Book
Tell Me About Your Favorite Book
Worksheet
Tell Me About Your Favorite Book
Students learn to retell familiar stories by sharing about one of their favorite books. Students will share important details from the beginning, middle, and end of the story.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Would You Recommend It?
Would You Recommend It?
Worksheet
Would You Recommend It?
Engage your students in retelling stories and sharing their thoughts with this fun worksheet. After reading a book independently, young critics will tell what happens in the story and explain why they would or would not recommend it.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Reading with Symbols
Vocabulary Cards: Reading with Symbols
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Reading with Symbols
Use these vocabulary cards with the EL Support Lesson Plan: Reading with Symbols.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Reading with Symbols
Reading with Symbols
Worksheet
Reading with Symbols
As students retell stories, have them use symbols to highlight certain parts in their book, such as question marks to note questions and hearts to indicate their favorite parts.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Book Pen Pals
Book Pen Pals
Worksheet
Book Pen Pals
It’s fun to learn about books with friends! One of the best ways to get motivated to read is to get book recommendations. This worksheet helps students do just that in the format of a friendly letter.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
 The Best Book You Could Imagine
The Best Book You Could Imagine
Worksheet
The Best Book You Could Imagine
Students become authors as they dream up the best book ever with this worksheet.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Glossary: Reading with Symbols
Glossary: Reading with Symbols
Worksheet
Glossary: Reading with Symbols
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson Plan: Reading with Symbols.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Glossary: Draw Beginning, Middle, and End
Glossary: Draw Beginning, Middle, and End
Worksheet
Glossary: Draw Beginning, Middle, and End
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson Plan: Draw Beginning, Middle, and End.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
String Story Necklaces
String Story Necklaces
Activity
String Story Necklaces
This string a necklace arts activity teaches first grade readers to look for a story's beginning, middle, and end.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Activity
Play Story Ball: A Reading Comprehension Game
Play Story Ball: A Reading Comprehension Game
Activity
Play Story Ball: A Reading Comprehension Game
Take a beach ball, a marker, and a first grader. What do you get? An outdoor activity that works on reading comprehension, in the midst of a game of catch!
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Activity
Story Sequencing Activity
Story Sequencing Activity
Activity
Story Sequencing Activity
This goofy scramble book activity will bring laughs...but also some good, solid comprehension skills too!
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Activity
Questions, Anyone? Ask Your Way to Reading Comprehension
Questions, Anyone? Ask Your Way to Reading Comprehension
Activity
Questions, Anyone? Ask Your Way to Reading Comprehension
Help your child gain reading comprehension skills, as well as listening and memory skills with this fun activity that uses his favorite book!
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Activity