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New Words, New Ideas: Reading Nonfiction
New Words, New Ideas: Reading Nonfiction
Lesson Plan
New Words, New Ideas: Reading Nonfiction
Your students will deepen their understanding and build their vocabulary through reading nonfiction texts and identifying unknown words.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
What is an Election?
What is an Election?
Worksheet
What is an Election?
This civics and government worksheet helps second and third graders learn facts about elections and practice identifying key vocabulary terms.
2nd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Spelling Check-in
Spelling Check-in
Worksheet
Spelling Check-in
Ready, set, spell! Use this worksheet to gauge your students’ familiarity with common second grade spelling patterns.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Main Idea and Supporting Evidence
Main Idea and Supporting Evidence
Lesson Plan
Main Idea and Supporting Evidence
Use this lesson to help your ELs identify the main idea and supporting evidence in a short fictional text. It can be a stand-alone lesson or used as support for the lesson Reading Closely.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Ode to the Olympics: Winter Edition
Ode to the Olympics: Winter Edition
Workbook
Ode to the Olympics: Winter Edition
This workbook teaches kids about the math and physics behind some of the coolest Winter Olympics sports! Kids solve physics problems with applied math and conduct fun physics experiments at home.
5th grade
Science
Workbook
Calling All Homophones
Calling All Homophones
Lesson Plan
Calling All Homophones
Write right with homophones! This interactive lesson will help students with their understanding of homophones by differentiating homophones through motion and how they are used in sentences.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Día de los Muertos: Traditions in History
Día de los Muertos: Traditions in History
Lesson Plan
Día de los Muertos: Traditions in History
Sugar skulls and fancy dress aren't all there is to the Day of the Dead. In this lesson students will learn about several societies that celebrate their dead, as well as some of the history behind the traditions of the Día de los Muertos.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Reading Fluency: Airplanes
Reading Fluency: Airplanes
Worksheet
Reading Fluency: Airplanes
Use this resource for fluency practice.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
The Three Little Pigs: Illustration to Text
The Three Little Pigs: Illustration to Text
Lesson Plan
The Three Little Pigs: Illustration to Text
In this lesson, your students will use illustrations as they read a grade level story to a partner. They will engage their fine motor skills as they complete a simple cut and paste matching activity.
Kindergarten
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Jazz Greats: Charlie Parker
Jazz Greats: Charlie Parker
Worksheet
Jazz Greats: Charlie Parker
Celebrate Black History Month by studying the contributions of African-American jazz legend Charlie Parker!
5th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
My Fluency Checklist!
My Fluency Checklist!
Worksheet
My Fluency Checklist!
Use this handy fluency checklist to help your students track their accuracy, expression, and pacing when reading to support comprehension!
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Prepositional Phrases as Key Details
Prepositional Phrases as Key Details
Lesson Plan
Prepositional Phrases as Key Details
Help your ELs familiarize themselves with prepositional phrases as they search for supporting details in nonfiction texts. This lesson could stand alone or be taught prior to teaching the Detective Reading lesson.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Reading Comprehension: The Prince and the Pauper
Reading Comprehension: The Prince and the Pauper
Worksheet
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
My Reading Goals
My Reading Goals
Worksheet
My Reading Goals
Help your child monitor their progress as readers with this reading goals worksheet. The act of reflecting and goal setting will set students up for reading success!
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
History of Photography Timeline
History of Photography Timeline
Worksheet
History of Photography Timeline
Your 4th grader can learn about the history of photography and you can test his reading comprehension with this fun history timeline!
4th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
The Battle of Guilford Court House
The Battle of Guilford Court House
Worksheet
The Battle of Guilford Court House
While the Americans lost the Battle of Guilford Court House, the aftermath led to the American victory at Yorktown. Learn more with this history worksheet.
5th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
W.E.B. Du Bois
W.E.B. Du Bois
Worksheet
W.E.B. Du Bois
Introduce second and third graders to W.E.B. Du Bois, writer, sociologist, and civil rights advocate, with this nonfiction comprehension worksheet.
2nd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Readers Record Their Thinking
Readers Record Their Thinking
Lesson Plan
Readers Record Their Thinking
It is important for students to stop and think as they read. This activity/lesson is a fun and quick way to see how students are thinking as they read.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Reading Fluency: Football
Reading Fluency: Football
Worksheet
Reading Fluency: Football
This excerpt has exactly 100 words and is great reading practice for your little quaterbacks!
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Readers’ Theater: Martin Luther King, Jr.
Readers’ Theater: Martin Luther King, Jr.
Worksheet
Readers’ Theater: Martin Luther King, Jr.
Martin Luther King, Jr. is honored as one of the most important leaders in the civil rights movement. Give your fourth and fifth graders a chance to deepen their understanding of his life and legacy through this reader’s theater activity.
4th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Read with Expression!
Read with Expression!
Lesson Plan
Read with Expression!
Knowing how to identify types of sentences and read each kind with expression is an important component of reading fluency. This EL support lesson can be taught on its own or used as precursor to the lesson Fourth Grade Fluency Fun!
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Read with Expression!
Read with Expression!
Lesson Plan
Read with Expression!
Knowing how to identify types of sentences and read each kind with expression is an important component of reading fluency. This English Learner support lesson can be taught on its own or used as precursor to Fourth Grade Fluency Fun!
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
All About Wangari Maathai
All About Wangari Maathai
Worksheet
All About Wangari Maathai
Introduce students to the inspiring environmental activist Wangari Maathai. Children will read a short biography about the first African woman to win the Nobel Peace Prize and answer nonfiction comprehension questions about the text.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
The Cat That Walked by Himself
The Cat That Walked by Himself
Worksheet
The Cat That Walked by Himself
Beginning readers will love this short story by Rudyard Kipling, all about how the animals were first domesticated.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Middle Atlantic State Migration
Middle Atlantic State Migration
Lesson Plan
Middle Atlantic State Migration
In this lesson, your students will use guiding questions as a way to organize their thoughts about non-fiction reading. They will also gain an understanding of some of the factors that led to the colonization of the Middle Atlantic States.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan